Gladys Mae Hobson
Gladys Mae Hobson – age 87, of Berwick, formerly of Cambridge, passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022, in Grand View Manor, Berwick. Born in Halifax, she was a daughter of the late Wilfred and Gladys (Andrews) Hutt. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Gladys worked as a ward clerk at the Dartmouth General, Blanchard Fraser Memorial and Valley Regional Hospitals. She was a member of Anglican Church Women and the Order of the Eastern Star as well as a survivor of the Bedford Magazine Explosion in 1945.
She is survived by daughter, Tracey Hobson, Kamloops; sons, Michael (Diann), Dartmouth; Steven (Carolyn), Oakfield; Barry (Laura Evans), Kamloops; David (Connie), Coldbrook; 10 grandchildren, Janet, Lorraine, Lindsay, Robert, Maggie, Shanon, Jacob, Miranda, Jessica, and Tamara; 10 great grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband of almost 64 years in 2017, David; as well as her siblings, (Ruth (Norm) Robinson; Shirley Hobson (Johnny) and Harris Hutt (Mary).
Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation, by request. The funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 5, 2022 in the St. James Anglican Church, Kentville, Reverend Shirley Cole officiating. For those unable to attend the service, a webcast of the service will be available at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 6, 2022. Burial will take place in the Garden of Rest Cemetery, Kentville. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to Grand View Manor.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. For online condolences, inquiries and to view the webcast, please visit: www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com.
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