Gladys YOUNG

Death Notice
  • "A long time ago workmate of my late Mothers Charlotte..."
    - Melissa Wood
  • "YOUNG, Gladys (nee Wealleans): On Sunday, October 1,..."
    - Gladys YOUNG
    Published in: The Timaru Herald
  • "YOUNG, Gladys: On Sunday, October 1, 2017, much loved aunt..."
    - Gladys YOUNG
    Published in: The Timaru Herald

Gladys (nee Wealleans):
12.3.1917 - 1.10.2017
Passed peacefully, in her 101st year, with Jan by her side, and Bex the Bichon guarding, in the tender loving care of her extended Highfield Care Home family. Loved wife of the late Jack Frank Young, loved mum of Jan (Janice), dearly loved nana of Brett, Karen, and Andrew, loved great-gran of her 5 great-grandchildren. Heartfelt thanks to her family at Highfield Care Home, Gladdy's home for 10 years. Special thanks to Grant Shrimpton for his time and care of Gladys, and also his time given to Jan and Karen. According to Gladys' written wishes, a private cremation has been held on October 3.
"May the winds of love blow softly and whisper for you to hear, we love and remember you and forever will
keep you near."
A tiny, feisty, much loved matriarch. End of an era.


Published in Timaru Herald on Oct. 7, 2017