Joan Olive MacGregor (née Nicholas) of Kincardine passed away, with family by her side, on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at the age of 84.


Cherished wife of N.J. “Sam” MacGregor for 64 years.


Loving mother of Debby (Gord) Brindley, Heather (Mike) Doyle and Annie (Dale) Small.


Missed by her grandchildren Nick, Hannah, Kasey, Sami Joe, Cari, Mikaila, Joey, Olivia, Grace and Seamus and by six great-grandchildren.


Fondly remembered by her sisters Marjorie Plaskett and Dorothy Rowland, sisters-in-law Barb Nicholas, Marion MacLeod, Gladys “Benny” Murray, Shirley Colquhoun and June McGregor and by many nieces and nephews.


Predeceased by her parents George and Clara (née Berger) Nicholas, brothers Henry and Tom Nicholas, brothers-in-law Russell Plaskett, Jack Rowland, Donald MacLeod, Ray Murray, Bob Colquhoun and Morrison “Mort” MacGregor and sister-in-law Donna Howard (Jack).


A mix and mingle visitation was held at the Inverlyn Club House from 3-6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 12, 2018.


Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce or SickKids Foundation were appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available online at