Then she realised there were two men called Ron Jones of about the same age living in Merthyr Tydfil - and both had worked as upholsterers.
"It was even more strange when my Ron Jones has told me he was at the same funeral himself because he knew the other Ron Jones.
"The right Ron Jones was in the congregation - if he'd walked past me I'd have had a heart attack myself!
Margaret and Ron grew up together in the town and often bumped into each other.
Ron, 73, said: "It was very nice of Margaret to get dressed up for my funeral - I was quite touched."
4) NZNO recognises that RONs work in a collegial and co-operative relationship with midwives, providing nursing support to the Lead maternity care (LMC) model of practice.
NZNO and the Registered Obstetric Nurses (RON) Section (NZNO) welcome the Nursing Council's of New Zealand's announcement last month on scopes of practice for registered obstetric nurses.
5) NZNO and the Registered Obstetric Nurses Section (NZNO) expect to be consulted and included in any ongoing work in relation to the RON scope of practice.
I had the dubious pleasure of ringing Ron to warn him what would be in the Sunday People.
However, the people who mattered most to Major Ron remained rock solid.
Ron soon lost his job at the Guards club and as Prince Charles's polo manager.
Three years after Fergie married Andrew, Ron told me he had not set eyes on the Queen once, except when she turned up to watch a polo match.