THOMPSON, Gwen Yvonne Thompson - May 2, 1924 - March 24, 2022
Gwen who loved to be called “Mom, Grandma and GG” by her kids, departed her loving family on March 24, 2022.
Gwen was born in British Guiana on May 2nd, 1924, to Etta and Arthur Perez.
Gwen was mother to Jennifer and Patricia.
She raised her children with love and devotion in British Guiana and Toronto with her husband James.
As a Receptionist, Gwen was known for being super organized and friendly.
She was a fabulous cook and loved to entertain friends, along with finding time to, crochet, knit, embroider and cross stitch. She was an excellent seamstress and made a lot of her own clothes as well as outfits for the family.
She was most proud of her children and grandchildren and is survived by her Daughters Jennifer and Patricia, Grandchildren Deborah, Darren, Rebecca, Ashley and Victoria, Great Grandchildren Taren, Tyler, Liam, Brynna, Atticus and Luna.
Aside from the children she doted on, Gwen is survived by her sister Hazel and predeceased by her beloved husband James and brothers Barry, David and Clive.
A Celebration of Life will be held at The SIMPLE ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL CENTRE, 1057 Brock Road in Pickering Ontario on May 14, 2022, at 1:00 PM.
We encourage those attending to wear bright colours to honour her love for Hawaiian themed parties.