Skip to content

In loving memory of Margaret Mary Desvaux (nee Habasinski) 100 years. Passed away peacefully at the Elizabeth Centre with her loving family by her side.

Beloved wife of Andre Desvaux predeceased in 2011 and William Henderson predeceased in 1951. Loving mother of her only daughter Denise Ruff (husband Michael). Cherished Grandma of Jeff and Katelyn Ruff. Predeceased by her parents John and Anne Habasinski (nee Martus), and siblings and their spouses John (Dorothy) and Catherine Milloy (Jack). She is survived by many nieces and nephews, extended family in France, and friends.

Margaret was born in Toronto on August 12th, 1921. Over the years, she lived in many homes throughout Ontario and Quebec, settling at her home on Lake Panache with her husband Andre. She travelled extensively worldwide, enjoyed tending to her garden and loved cooking meals for her family.

The family would like to thank the staff, nurses, PSW’s and doctors at the Elizabeth Centre for their care and comfort.

Funeral mass will be held at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church 39 Walford Road, Sudbury on Friday, September 17th, 2021 at 2:00 pm. Masks are mandatory. She will be buried alongside her husband Andre in the Civic Memorial Cemetery. Donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. For donations or messages of condolence

Service Details

Provided by: Lougheed Funeral Homes