Margaret G. Lee

March 8th, 2017

Margaret G. Lee (Hamilton), “Peggy”, age 97, a long-time resident of Wilmington, formerly of Pepperell, died peacefully with her family at her side on March 8, 2017.

Margaret was the beloved wife of the late Richard “Dick” Lee, devoted mother of Robert E. Lee & wife Peggy of Andover, Donna M. Britt & husband Howard of Wilmington, Richard T. Lee & wife Nancy of West Townsend, Janice A. Murray & husband Jim of Wilmington and John F. Lee & wife Marie of Intervale, NH. Loving “Nana” of Gregory & Ann Marie Lee, Christopher & Carrie Lee, Mark & Kerry Lee, James Britt, Sharon & Scott Vienneau, the late Scott Britt, Karen & Jason Peroni, Kristin Lee, David Lee, Lauree & Brandon Scott, James Murray, Steven & Laura Murray, David & Martha Murray, Jill Murray & Quinel Eutsay, Daphne & Jason Lassard, Kelly & David Byron and “Great-Nana” of 29 great-grandchildren. Cherished daughter of the late Charles H. and Catherine (Maguire) Hamilton, dear sister of the late Katherine MacMillan, Elizabeth Copp and John Hamilton. Margaret is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, March 11th at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Dorothy’s Church, Main St. (Rte. 38), Wilmington at 10:00 a.m. Interment Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting Hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday, March 10th from 4:00-8:00 p.m.

Memorial donations in Margaret’s name may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to Boys Town, 14100 Crawford St., Boys Town, NE 68010.


11 Entries in Guest Book for “Margaret G. Lee”

  1. Barbara Sullivan says:

    Peg, I am pleased I had the chance to have known you. We have shared many thoughts on our Faith – May Our Blessed Mother welcome you and walk hand and hand to meet Jesus. God Bless your soul, know I will always think and pray for you. Barbara Sullivan (Woodbriar)

  2. Jack & Janet Maguire says:

    Dear Bob, Donna, Dick, Janice and John
    Janet and I were saddened when Kathleen called to tell us of your mother’s death. She was always so upbeat when we talked and I am so glad I spoke to her before we came to Florida. Know that she is in our thoughts and prayers.
    Love to you all

  3. Lisa Schuhmacher says:

    Dear Lee family,
    Praying for an overwhelming sense of Gods peace as you celebrate the life of a mother, grand mother, and great grandmother who was well loved. What a wonderful legacy.
    Lisa Schuhmacher

  4. Dot and Tim Flynn says:

    Donna and Family, So sorry to hear about your mom, always enjoy seeing her and talking with her. Tim will never forget when she said who is that nice looking gentleman at Eva’s birthday, and me of her tell me about her crafts. Thoughts and Prayers to the Lee Family.

  5. Sandy Murphy says:

    Donna, I am sorry I cannot be there to give you a warm hug and express my sympathy in person. Your Mother always looked so beautiful and I am happy to hear that she passed away peacefully with her whole family knowingly around her. She was so fortunate to have such a devoted and caring daughter like you especially throughout the several years she spent living at your house. Please extend my deepest sympathy to Janice and all your family.

  6. Kris Vaz says:

    Dick, my friend, I am truly sorry for the passing of your Mom. She certainly has such a great legacy left to the world in her children, grandchildren & great-grandchildren. I will keep her in my personal prayers. Much love to you & Nancy.

  7. Vinette M. Bowe says:

    Janice and Family:
    My deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother and praying that your faith will give you strength in this sad time.

  8. Mary O'Mullane says:

    Dear Janice & Family
    I am so happy to have met your beautiful Mom. We enjoyed when she came to visit us in Bradford. She was the sweetest lady. It was obvious how much she loved and treasured her family.
    May the wonderful memories of her warm your hearts ????
    Peace and love always.
    Mary, Tim and all the O’Mullanes.

  9. Sandy Williamson says:

    Janice and family,
    I am so sorry to have heard about your mom Janice. I know how you visited with her often and will miss her very much. My sincere condolences to you and all of your family.
    May all of your memories help you all through this difficult time.
    Sandy Williamson

  10. Woodbriar Activities Team says:

    To the Family & Friend of Peggy Lee,
    On behalf of the Woodbriar Activities Team, I wanted to share our condolences with you all.
    I was lucky enough to meet Peggy at Woodbriar Health Center, where I learned about her love of crafting, animals, and of course feeding the birds and squirrels!
    She was a truly amazing person and touched so many live among the residents and staff here. Peggy was quite the lady… and we will all miss her strength and grace.
    Thank you all for sharing her with us!
    Much Love,
    Shannon, Leslie, Cathy D., Shannell, & Marty

  11. Rosemary Murray says:

    Bob, Donna, Dickinson and janice: so sorry I missed your moms wake and funeral. She was such a beautiful lady. Regardless of where I would see her I was always so happy she knew me. Always remember she’s back with your dad. RIP , another beautiful angEl looking down on her family

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