Feb. 21, 1919 — Nov. 7, 2005
Gladys passed peacefully into the Lord’s care.
Born in Chester, England. Immigrated to Canada in early 1920s with her mother, father and brother Andy. Predeceased by parents, brother and husband Vince A. Rath. Blessed with five sons: Steve (Heather), Vince (Trudy), Ken (Debbie), John (Laura) and David (Ingrid). Will be dearly missed by all 11 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Was very active in the Maple Ridge community with TOPS, Royal Canadian Legion, Canadian Blood Services, bowling league and taught line-dancing for many years. She was well known for her ability to outwalk anyone. Her heart was strong and so was her spirit.
Funeral service to be held at the Maple Ridge Funeral Chapel on Saturday, November 12, 2005 at 2:00 pm with reception to follow at the Maple Ridge Royal Canadian Legion Hall.