Obituary: Margaret Edgar Hamilton, 74

Margaret Edgar Hamilton, 74, of Wilton, died Oct. 27, 2015, at Norwalk Hospital. She was a former New Canaan resident.

Born in Elderslie, Scotland, June 22, 1941, she was the daughter of the late John and Annie Caig Edgar.

She enjoyed Scottish highland dancing for most of her life and her Saturday morning outings with friends. She worked for many years for the Tandett Center, part of the Stamford Healthcare System.

Margaret is survived by her daughter, Nichole Connery and her husband Todd of Enfield, Conn., a brother Bobby Edgar of Palm Coast, Fla., and four granddaughters, Shannon, Meghan, Kaitlyn and Erin. She is also survived by her longtime companion, Thomas Beddington. Margaret also leaves behind three pets, Hadley, Harris, and Hailey.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

The Hoyt Funeral Home, New Canaan is in charge of the arrangements.

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