Gladys has been happily residing at the Prince George Retirement home since November of 2014. She suffered a massive stroke on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 3:00 am, spent almost 2 weeks at the critical care stroke recovery at University Hospital, and came back to her friends at Prince George for her few remaining days. She was born May 23, 1930, and she passed away in her sleep with family by her side on June 12th, 2018 at 6:00 pm, at the age of 88. Beloved wife of the late T. Roy Cunningham (2007). Dear mother of Allan Cunningham and Lois Noland of Clandeboye, Glenn Cunningham of Waterloo, Marie and Ken Holland of Lucan, and Elaine O’Neil of Arva. Dear grandmother of Jesse Cunningham, Drew Cunningham, Sarah and Drew Hutchison and the late Rachel Cunningham (2011); Cassandra Holland; Paul O’Neil, Mark and Laura O’Neil, Angela O’Neil and her fiancé Andy, Geoff O’Neil and his fiancée Kaitlyn, Jasmine O’Neil and her friend Mark, and Adrienne O’Neil. Dear great-grandmother of Ava O’Neil. Dear sister-in-law of Effie Cunningham of London. Dear aunt of Carole, Pat, Don, Shelley, Kim, Bill, David, Carol-Lee, and Betty Ann. Predeceased by brother Austin and his wife Clare Smith, sister Lois and her husband Bill Pratt, and in-laws Ernol and Norah Cunningham, Elmer and Eva Cunningham, and a nephew Drew Smith. Gladys was a world traveler with her beloved husband Roy. She even topped off a hip replacement with a cruise to Norway. Special thank you to her caregivers at University Hospital and the Prince George Retirement Residence for their care and compassion.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main St., Lucan on Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the memorial service will be held on Sunday, June 17th at 12:00 PM with Rev. Matt Martin officiating. Cremation has taken place. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
Donations to the Brain Tumour Foundation would be appreciated by the family.