Poole, Margaret Ellen, age 70, of Herring Cove, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 28th, 2017, with her husband and son at her side. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth Doyle and Rita (Lahey) Doyle. She was a kind, compassionate person who loved her role of mother, not just to her two sons but also to many of their friends. She was a devoted wife to her loving husband of 50 years, and she especially loved being a grandmother and spoiling her 2 granddaughters. Margaret is survived by her husband and best friend Harry, Herring Cove; son Craig (Celeste Conrod); grandchildren Madeline and Holly; niece Kim Hicks, Alberta; “Thought of as sons”, Brendan Maguire, Herring Cove; Chris Sabine, Herring Cove. Predeceased by sister Sheila (Tickner) Doyle; brother Kenneth Doyle “jr”; son Mark, Herring Cove. Cremation has taken place, burial will be in Fairview Cemetery. There will be a private family service.