MEEKS, Gloria (neé Robinson) - Peacefully surrounded by her loving family after a lengthy illness at the Belmont Nursing Home, Belleville on Thursday, April 13, 2017.
Born in Thomasburg on December 6, 1940, Gloria Meeks of Belleville in her 77th year.
Daughter of the late John (Ross) & Cora Robinson (neé Storring).
Beloved wife & life-long partner of 57 years to Howard Meeks. Loving mother of Janice Maynard (Ted Keller), Steven (Karen), Nancy Annesley (Greg).
Proud grandmother of Rachel, Scott, Andrea, Sean, Adam (Christine), Ryan (Rebekah) & the late Toni-Lynn. Great grandmother to Hollie & Mason.
Dear sister of Doris Allore (Ernie), Mary Preston (Jim), Douglas Robinson (Kathy), & the late Marlene Donaher (late Ambrose). Gloria will be missed & fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews, cousins & friends.
Gloria had a lifelong passion for travelling and after her graduation from O.B.C. she remained a dedicated wife & mother at home & a long time employee at Black Diamond/ Brook Bond Food until her retirement in 2000.
Cremation has taken place. The family will receive friends at the Hastings Park Bible Church, 36 Harder Dr., Belleville on Friday, April 21st from to 2-4 & 6-8p.m. Memorial Service at the church on Saturday, April 22nd at 12:00p.m.
Interment of cremated remains in Thomasburg.
Donations in Gloria's memory to Alzheimer Research would be appreciated by her family.