Margaret ‘Hap’ June Briggs passed away at the West Parry Sound Health Centre on Monday, September 25th, 2023. Age 84 years.

Loving mother of Christine Madigan; Tom Briggs (Vikki); and Heather Massier (Greg). Cherished Grandma of Jonathan (Jessica); Danny (Sarah), Nathan and Stormie; and Elizabeth (Walter), Brittany (Dawson), and Mitchell (Ruby). Nana of Hudson, Henley, Evelynne, Joey, Wyatt, Colin, and Noah. Dear sister of Mary Wallace and the late Albert Mathews. Fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

As was Hap’s wish, cremation has taken place. Private family service will take place at a later date.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Parry Sound Minor Hockey, or Lakeland Long Term Care would be appreciated.


Heather and family, we are so sorry for your loss.

-Colleen Kalbe-Currie

sorry heather and family sending my condolences your way thinking all of you sending big hugs

-laura mckowen

I’m so sorry to hear of Hap’s passing. My condolences to the family.

-Lynn Raney

Christine and Heather

I am in a loss for words. I was shocked to read of your mothers passing. May your memories help you through this difficult time. She was a lovely lady and I will always cherish the time I spent with her. Hugs

-Ruth Ann Muma

Big hugs to you Heather and Chris and your Family’s, your Mom was so loved and will be missed. Bert and Patty

-Patty Forbes

Heather and family so sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace.

-Elsie Gardner

to the Briggs, sorry for your loss, she will be missed

-walter tucker

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Hap. Our families were so close and recently I would see her at Aquafit. We sincerely hope that your memories bring you comfort and happiness at this difficult time. Thinking of you all.

-Tim and Sherri Hunt

So very sorry to hear about your mom, she was a great friend & co worker. My thoughts & prayers are with the family at this difficult time.

-Anna Hurlburt

Dearest Chris and Heather,
I was shocked to hear of your mom's sudden passing. My heart goes out to all of you. It was an honour to have had the opportunity to know your mom. She called it like it was, shared wonderful snippets of her life and last week we had many talks about what comes after this world. She was a beautiful person and I will miss her. Sending love and hugs to you all

-Tracy Holman

Chris and Family. Im so sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She always had a kind word to say when ever we met up .

-Ginny Fisher

I am so sorry to learn of Marg’s passing. She was always so much fun to talk with. She will be missed. My thoughts are with her family.

-Cindy Profit

Chris,Tommy, Heather and families! I am so sorry for your loss. Hap was a big pat of my childhood, she took me in like her own, many Saturday night hockey games, and family vacations. I am so thankful to have been part of the family. I will always hold a special place in my heart for her, and all of you. I know she will always be wih you by your sides. Again my condolences.
Christine and Travis Scarr.

-Christine (Ramsay) Scarr