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Margaret Miriam Belton

Date of Service: 6 April, 2018

Time of Service: 1:00 p.m.

BELTON, Dr. Margaret Miriam: (Nee Fanselow, Hart) Peacefully at home with her children by her side on April 2nd 2018. Margaret was the much-loved matriarch of the Fanselow-Belton family. Wife of the late Colin (Bus) Fanselow and the late Dr. Humphrey Belton. Much loved mother and mother-in-law of Peter and Robyn Belton, Mark and Rosie Belton, Roger and Christine Belton, Janet and Ed Pereira, Nigel and Marty Belton, Prue and Charles Fanselow-Brown, Marg and Tim Heine, Judy Fanselow and Paul Russell, Gerald and Nora Fanselow, Belinda Fanselow-King and Bob King, Ruth and Dave Belton-Bodsworth, Robert Fanselow and Tom and Gillie Belton. Loving grandmother to 34 grandchildren and great grandmother to 26 great- grandchildren. Margaret was a doctor and an advocate for peace throughout her life. She promoted love and unity amongst all people and will be dearly missed. A celebration for Margaret’s life will be held at Old St John’s at 320 Hardy Street, Nelson on Friday the 6th of April at 1pm. Margaret loved colour and hoped her family and friends would dress brightly for her service. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Nelson Tasman Hospice. Family messages can be sent C/O Marsden House, 41 Nile Street, Nelson.