Obituary of Gladys Elliott
Gladys Isobel Viola Elliott passed away peacefully, after an exemplary life, on November 27th, 2021, in her 97th year. Born on May 17th, 1925, she was an independent, determined woman with unshakeable faith and trust. Beloved mother of Heather (Collin), Bruce (Diane), and Douglas (Nicole) and cherished Grandmother of Krystal, Spencer, Thomas (Lisa), Matthew (Bailey), Christopher, Jonathan (Courtney), Ryan (Ashleigh), Erin (Andy), Brianna (Miles), Jesse, Chase, and Tyler. She was a delightful Great Grandmother to Parker, Nathan, Zachary, Orry, Milo, Hank, Pemberley, Atticus, Lucy, Aurora, Aubrey, and Kevin. Gladys will also be fondly remembered by her nephew Bill (Margo) and in-laws Elizabeth and Richard.
Gladys was predeceased by the love of her life ‘Billy’, her mother Christina, father Charles, brothers Cecil and Gordon, and sister Muriel. Her tenacity, courage, grit, and resolve served her well throughout her life as she raised three children after the early loss of her husband.
A special thank you to the Staff of Lakeridge Health Ajax Pickering Hospital for their care and compassion. The dignity and respect Mom was shown as she prepared to cross the veil, will long be remembered. Visitation will take place on Saturday, December 4th, 2021, from 10:00am until 11:00 am at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Pickering Chapel. A Funeral Service will follow at 11:30 am.
A private family interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Gardens in Scarborough. If desired, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke or Canadian Lung Association would be appreciated.