Alway: Gladys of Sarnia

Age 103 years, Died at Bluewater Health on Friday, May 18, 2012 . Gladys was a very loving and giving person and touched the hearts of many. Predeceased by husband of 70 years Walter William Alway(2005). Also predeceased by brothers Albert Ede of Kenora, Ontario and Frank Ede of Red Deer, Alberta.  Loving sister-in-law to Lucille Neilson (Little Sis) of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Mother of three sons; Vern of Missouri, Wayne (Anneke) of Sarnia and Ted (Linda) of Sarnia. Grandmother of 9; John, Cynthia, Jim and David; Tom, Melinda and Rob; and Mike and Dana. Predeceased by grandson Paul (1981) and daughter ??”in-law Margaret(2008). Great Grandmother (Grandmama) of 12;  Melissa, Amanda, Zackery, Nicholas, Amy, Keely, Avery, Ronnie, Hannah, Zeke, Kaleb and Mikayla. Great great grandmother of 2; Jaxen and Arial. Cremation to take place immediately. Gladys supported husband Walter though out his career in Manitoba, British Columbia, Saskatchewan and finally Sarnia, Ontario. Gladys was born in England (Alton in the County of Stafford) on May 3, 1909 and moved to Canada at the age of 3. Thanks to all the staff at Vision Nursing Home. Special thanks to nurses and staff at 2nd Floor Vision Nursing Home and 3rd Floor Surgery A at Bluewater Health.  A memorial service will be held at SMITH FUNERAL HOME 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please). Memories and condolences may be sent online at

Share this Obituary:
Translate »