Gladys Power (nee Sawers)
Passed on: December 2nd, 2012
Passed peacefully away on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at the Agnes Pratt Home in the presence of her loving family, Gladys Power one month away from her 89th birthday. Predeceased by her mother Minnie and father David “Scotty” Sawers ; three sisters: Sadie, Jean, Grace , and one brother George. Three grandsons: Christopher Pearce, Lance Hollohan and Baby O’Connell. Leaving to mourn her lifetime partner of forty years Alban Power. Eight children: Patsy (George) Hobbs, Jean Pearce (partner Bill Tulk ), Carol McGrath, Gladys “Wil” (Gerry) O’Connell, Barbara (Kevin) Gulliver, Margie (Harry) Lake, Gary Power (partner Sharon Lee), Gail Hollohan (partner Billy Wickams); special granddaughter Pam (Jim) Desautels; and special grandson Richard Hollohan. Twenty eight grandchildren, forty great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. A celebration of life will take place at Caul’s Chapel on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 2 p.m. with inurnment to follow at the General Protestant Cemetery, Waterford Bridge Road. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.