Tasker, Gladys Mary (Grover)

TASKER, Gladys Mary (Grover), of St. Thomas passed away peacefully at her residence Caressant Care, Bonnie Place, St. Thomas on September 1, 2016 in her 100th year. Beloved mother of Jack A. (Jane Ann) Tasker of Port Stanley, and the late Kay Wonnacott (2001). Dear wife of the late Jack Tasker (1987). Predeceased by her parents Lucy and Wentworth Grover, sister Joyce Gall and brother Dale Grover. Gladys is survived by 9 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren. Gladys was born and raised in Chatham and worked as a ward clerk at Chatham General Hospital and at Southwestern Regional Center. She and her husband worked for Canada Post at the Post Office in Oldcastle and did the rural mail delivery as well. They also ran a restaurant in Oldcastle and served many railway workers and local farmers. Cremation has taken place. A private graveside service and internment officiated by Rev.Susan Jolley will be held at a later date at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham, Ontario. Shawn Jackson Funeral Home, 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570) in charge of arrangements. If desired, donations may be made to Holy Trinity Church, Chatham Ontario; Knox Presbyterian Church, St. Thomas Ontario or the charity of your choice.

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  1. Aunt Gladys was a wonderful lady who was an integral part of our family.I have many fond memories of her that I will treasure.I hope to attend her service at the gravesite .I will make sure it is manicured for the event as I have weeded and maintained it for years.Please let me know when the service will be.Condolences to Jack Jane Anne Catherine and Kennedy

  2. Jeff Casey

    I’m sorry for your loss .

  3. Thanks Jeff. We can’t thank you enough for all the care you gave Gladys.

  4. Jane Ann Macdonald-Tasker

    Thank you Jeff. Thank you for all the care you gave Gladys. It was very much appreciated.