East, Gloria (née Brown)

East, Gloria (née Brown)

April 16th, 2020

Passed peacefully in her sleep, at Victoria Hospital, on Thursday, April 16, 2020, Gloria East, of London, at the age of 91. Born on November 9, 1928, in Jamaica. Predeceased by husband, Edmond (Dicky) East. Survived by her five children: Arthur (late Barbara), Steve (Jo-Ann), Jeff, Glo (Al), Nick (Joanne); eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Gloria enjoyed reading, painting, music, and cooking for family and friends. You never went to her home without being offered a meal and often had leftovers to take away. Coming from a large family, Mom was happiest hosting gatherings at the house on Tavistock Road. A private burial at Woodland Cemetery has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a charitable donation in memory of Gloria are asked to consider the Canadian Mental Health Association - Middlesex. 

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Karen Chute and familyGloria was like a mother to me and will be deeply missed by us. We loved her dearly with her heart of gold and many many many leftovers sent our way. To her family who meant the world to her, heartfelt condolences She will be greatly missed by all who knew her. Always in our hearts and memories.
susan eastOur condolences to the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time.
Colleen EldemireYou where loved and will be greatly missed ,your heart of gold willing to help any one in need.I hope you are with you friends and family that has passed having a party with lots of food the good old Jamaican way.Our condolences to the family love always.
Nena McHughGloria, was my eldest sister. Even though I did not grow up with Gloria I can tell you she was a very special person. She had a heart of gold, never had a bad thought or word about anyone.. She saw only good in people. She will be greatly missed by all. Rest In Peace ! We will meet again! .
Buckeridge FamilyCondolences to the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow.
Jean GardnerOur condolences to the family. Sorry to hear of Gloria’s passing. Fond memories of Gloria, she will be dearly missed. Jean Gardner & family
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