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Margaret Barbara Lang
Female 1902 - 1999


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  • Birth  Oct 1902  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Female 
    Name  Margaret Barbara Couzens 
    Name  Margaret Barbara Slattery 
    Religion  1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Catholic 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-179852 
    Died  30 Jun 1999  Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I179852  Generations
    Last Modified  6 Oct 2017 

    Father  George Charles Henry Lang,   b. 13 Aug 1851, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jul 1936 
    Mother  Elenora "Nellie" Foley,   b. 8 Mar 1864, , Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID  F9971  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Gerard R. Slattery,   b. 1901, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married  29 Oct 1955 
    Family ID  F22272  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Mayor Frank Couzens,   b. 28 Feb 1902, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1950 
    Married  19 Oct 1922  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F49094  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Gerard R. (Margaret) Slattery, former Children's Hospital of Michigan President and Chairman of the Board from 1956 until 1972 passed away on Wednesday, June 30, 1999. Known affectionately as "Mrs. Children's Hospital", Mrs. Slattery was a longtime community leader and volunteer. "Mrs. Slattery was unfailingly gracious," said Dr. Larry Fleischmann, interim Senior Vice President of Children's Hospital of Michigan. "Her passion and dedication to children is unparalleled. Her legacy lives on inside these walls each and every day." Mrs. Slattery, the former Mrs. Frank Couzens, followed a family tradition of service to Children.

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      Margaret Lang Counzens

      Wednesday, June 30 at home after a lingering illness. Age 95. Wife of the late Frank Couzens, Mayor of Detroit and the late Gerard R. Slattery. Mother of Frank Couzens Jr. (Linda), Peggy C. (Edward) Roney, Mary E. Couzens, Barbara C. (Leo) Brennan, George Lang Couzens, Patricia S. (Peter) Quail, and the late James Couzens II and Homer (Skip) Couzens. Also survived by 37 grandchildren and 60 great-grandchildren. Requiem Mass at St. Paul Church, Grosse Pointe Farms 11 a.m. Friday, July 2. Visitation at home 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Thursday July 1. Interment at Woodlawn Cemetery. Memorial constributions may be made to the Margaret Couzens Slattery Endowment Fund at Childrens Hospital of Michigan or to the charity of your choice.

  • Sources 
    1. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 28 Pg. 2.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - Oct 1902 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Catholic - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Oct 1922 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Jun 1999 - Grosse Pointe Farms, Wayne, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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