Margaret Ann TRIGG (née Pekin)

Of Timboon

Passed away suddenly but peacefully at Geelong Hospital on May 10, 2023

Aged 67 years

Loving and loved wife of Doug

Cherished mother of Jenny and Jeremy, Sally and Sean, Peter and Lauren.

Adored ‘Nanny Marg’ of Lachie, Annie, Olive, Jack; Zoe, Henry, and Maddison

Funeral Notice

ServiceMay 17, 2023 - 11:00 amHamilton Street Timboon, VIC Venue: St Joseph's Catholic Church

The Funeral Mass for MARGARET will be offered at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Hamilton Street, Timboon on WEDNESDAY (May 17) commencing at 11am. The cortège will leave the Church at the conclusion of the Funeral Mass for the Nirranda Cemetery.


  1. Dear Doug & the Trigg family, please take our softest wishes for the easing of your
    Grief at the passing of your adored Margaret . A beautiful vibrant lady will be sadly missed .
    Dianne & John .. Maher ( Stevenson )

    Dianne Maher May 19, 2023
  2. My deepest sympathy on the loss of a wonderful person. We met Marg while she cared for our dear friend Jamie Simpson, and we loved her brilliant caring nature. This is a terrible shock, we had been texting each other. She was just a kind loving soul and it was an honour to have known her.

    Lucienne Newton Tabrett May 19, 2023
  3. Our prayers and sympathy are with you Doug,Jenny, Sally and Peter and all the family’s on the passing of such a lovely and caring lady. We first meet Marg on the Ballarat Grammar school trips and from the first trip became good friends.
    We did many trips together which we enjoyed immensely.
    Rest in peace lovely lady.
    Carol and Colin Rumbold

    Carol and Colin Rumbold May 18, 2023
  4. Sincere sympathy to Doug and families on the sudden loss of Marg .
    A wonderful bright ,happy nurse gone too early ,our thoughts are with you all .
    Judy boyd.

    Judith boyd May 18, 2023
  5. I was shocked and saddened to read of Margaret’s death. She was a lovely friendly person, always so pleased to meet us.

    Aileen Pekin. [email protected]

    Aileen Pekin May 17, 2023
  6. Was saddened to hear of the passing of Marg. Deepest condolences to all the family. I worked alongside Marg many years ago at the Colac Hospital where we Trained. She was an outstanding, caring and compassionate Nurse. Rest in Peace Marg. Helen O’Leary ( Baird ).

    Helen O'Leary May 17, 2023
  7. Dear Aunty Marg,
    I have fond memories of spending time at the farm and at easter camp with you. Your kindness, dedication and strength will be remembered.
    All my love to Doug, Jen, Sal and Pete; mum (Jenny) and Gwenda. I’m sorry I can’t be with you in person today but sending the biggest hugs.
    Rest easy Aunty Marg.
    Lauren and Tom

    Lauren Vick May 17, 2023
  8. Deepest sympathies to Doug and family on the loss of such a warm-hearted, caring and compassionate woman. I will always remember the support and care she bestowed on myself and my family throughout the years.
    Thankyou for it all, Marg.
    A true gem of a lady, she will be missed.

    Misty Goodwin & Ash Merrett May 17, 2023
  9. Our sincere sympathy from our family to yours. Always remember God loves you…

    From the Brown family

    George Brown May 17, 2023
  10. Our most heartfelt condolences to all Marg’s family. Lovely lady gone way to soon ❤️ Vickie Wayne Crole and Family

    Vickie Crole May 17, 2023
  11. To Doug, Jen, Sally, Peter & families. We are so very sorry for your loss. Marg was a very special lady who will be missed greatly. Her face lit up when she spoke of her children & grandchildren. Whilst there are no words to ease your pain, know that we are all thinking of you.
    Anita & William Pender & family xx

    Anita Pender May 17, 2023
  12. Sincere sympathy to Doug and all your family on the sudden passing of Marg.
    I had the pleasure of working with Marg at Otway Medical Clinic. Marg was a very caring and dedicated nurse and loved by all who she cared for. May she rest in peace.
    Marilyn and Chris

    Marilyn Meade May 17, 2023
  13. Dear Doug and Family, our thoughts are with you at this sad moment after the devastating news of Marg’s passing. We will always remember her warm smile and her devotion to her work. She always put her patients above herself.
    Best wishes from Michael Schulz and Jenny Evans

    Michael Schulz May 17, 2023
  14. So sorry to hear of Marg’s sudden passing. Sending all my love and thoughts to her family. She was a wonderful human.

    Naomi Harris May 16, 2023
  15. What a shock to hear this very sad news of Marg.I too,worked with her in those early days in the new Acute Ward of Colac Area Health.She worked so hard for her colleagues and patients – a kind ,caring and dedicated nurse and midwife.
    My sincere condolences to all her family in your grief.

    Diana McGarvie May 16, 2023
  16. My sincere condolences to you Doug and your family. Margaret gave so much to the Timboon community through her nursing expertise, kindness and caring nature. Her cheerfulness and smile will be sadly missed.

    Elaine Collins May 16, 2023
  17. Sympathy to Doug and family from co workers and Midwives at Colac Area Health. A great caring nurse/midwife. From Edith,Janice,Jan,Pauline and Dot.

    Dorothy Agnes Gardiner May 16, 2023
  18. Sincere condolences to all the family. A very hard time for those left behind. Hopefully Margaret is in a place full of peace.

    Judith Steele May 16, 2023
  19. Marg was a lovely friend and work colleague. Kind and caring nurse. May you rest in peace dear Marg. Deepest sympathy to all family.

    Sharon Crow May 16, 2023
  20. Marg was a very kind, caring Nurse who I enjoyed working with at Colac Area Health. Marg always had a smile and a “helpful hand”. May her dear sole rest peacefully. Sincere Sympathy to all Marg’s family.

    Jenny Lacy May 15, 2023
  21. Sending my sincere condolences to you Doug and family on the very sad loss of Margaret. My apologies for being unable to attend Margaret’s funeral. Rest in peace

    June Barling May 15, 2023
  22. To dear Doug & family.
    Our thoughts are with you, gone too soon.
    A beautiful lady & friend. Such a caring person. We will always have her in our hearts.
    Love Ray & Sue McDougall

    Ray & Sue Mcdougall May 15, 2023
  23. Sincere condolences to Doug, Jenny, Sally, Peter and all the little ones. Our thoughts are with Marg’s sisters, Jenny and Gwenda and the rest of the extended family.
    Marg was a remarkable woman and nurse. Her hospitality and generosity during our multiple Easter camps on the Trigg farm was legendary. The dreadful news broke our hearts. Rest Easy Marg.
    Love to All, Paul, Anne, Stuart and Alistair Ferrie

    Paul Anthony Ferrie May 14, 2023
  24. Sending sincere condolences to Marg’s family. I had the pleasure to work with Marg at Colac Area Health on the acute ward, a valued colleague to all.
    Raelene Schultz.

    Raelene Schultz May 14, 2023
  25. Condolences to Gwenda and Jenny; and families on the loss of your sister. This sudden passing of Margaret will be hard to fathom. Her bright sparkle for life will be missed.
    Kindest regards Sylvia

    Sylvia Murray May 13, 2023
  26. So sad to hear of Margs passing, our condolences to Doug, Sally, Peter and family. Lovely lady, kind and caring nurse and friend. Sadly missed
    Julie, Ian, Megan, Andrea, Katelyn, Courtney and families x

    Julie Trigg May 13, 2023
  27. I have such wonderful memories It has been a pleasure and such fun. My love to you all

    Eleanor Vary May 13, 2023
  28. Our deepest sympathy to Doug and family.

    Marg was a dedicated and hardworking committee member of the South Western District Restoration Group at Cobden and will be sadly missed.

    May she rest in peace.

    John Brown May 13, 2023
  29. Condolences to Doug and the Trigg and Pekin families on the sudden and sad loss of Marg.

    Marg was a former valued team member at the Otway Medical Clinic in Colac. Staff past and present are remembering her today as a lovely warm hearted person, hard worker with a great giggle and sense of humour. Marg always treated her patients with kindness and highest level of professional care.

    Our thoughts are with her family at this sad time. May she now rest in perfect peace.

    Dianne Loubey May 12, 2023
  30. Dear Doug and family,please acept our deepest sympathy on the passing of Margaret she was truly a beautiful lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Love John and Janette Mahony.

    John Mahony May 12, 2023
  31. Your smile, the twinkle in your eye, your kind and gentle nature will not be forgotten.
    Deepest sympathy to the Trigg family

    Bronwyn McKenzie May 12, 2023
  32. My heart sunk to the ground when I heard this very sad news. To loose the warmth and love of such an amazing women way too soon.

    There will always be a place in my heart filled with her love. A truly beautiful friend and a wonderful nurse.

    Lucky are we, those who have had the privilege of having Marg in our lives.

    The proudest mother and Nanny.

    Doug beautiful and loving wife.

    Doug, Sally, Jenny and Peter. My thoughts and love is with you, your husbands, wife, and Margs adorable grandchildren.

    Donna Field May 12, 2023
  33. We are feeling the distance between us, sorry we can’t be there with you.
    Sending love and best hugs to you Doug, Jen, Sally and Peter and families
    Jenny and Jeff xo

    Jenny Vick May 12, 2023
  34. Deepest sympathy to Doug and family. A lovely caring person who looked after us both at the Timboon Clinic. A smiling face we will both miss.

    DEIRDRE and KEN HARPER May 12, 2023
  35. Our prayers and thoughts are with you Doug, and your family, at this very difficult time. Marg was a wonderful human being who cared for us all. She will be greatly missed by all of us. Sending our love.
    John and Maryanne Vogels

    John and Maryanne Vogels May 12, 2023
  36. Sorry to hear of your sad loss thinking of you and your family

    Val Crawford May 12, 2023
  37. Doug we send our sincere sympathy to you and all your family.

    I was secretary to Margarets President of the kinder years ago. She was kind with an excellent work ethic. We have fond memories working with you both over the years.

    Sending our love from all our family to yours

    Jeanette and Henry

    Jeanette Henry Toller-Bond May 12, 2023
  38. My condolences to you Doug and the kids. Margaret was a happy and caring person who came to our aid when we needed it.

    John van Nieuwkerk May 12, 2023