Gladys Evelyn WhalenJune 26, 1935 ~ May 28, 2017 (age 81)
Passed away peacefully at the John M. Parrott Centre on Sunday, May 28, 2017 in her 82nd year. Born in Dacre, Ontario on June 26, 1935, the daughter of the late Paul and Rebecca (Maloney) Colterman. Gladys will be sadly missed by her children; Sue Whalen, Jeff (Dianne) Whalen and Buffy (Steve) Burke; her grandchildren Tyler and Morgan Whalen, Ashley, Emily and Robbie Burke. Loving sister of Mary Murphy and sister-in-law of Lillian Colterman. Survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by siblings Monica (Wilfred) Healey, Basil, Loretta, Arnold (Maud), Viola (Michael) Traynor, Jacki, Bernice (David) Clarke. Gladys was celebrating her 60th anniversary of her graduation from St. Joseph's School of Nursing. The family will receive friends at the Hannah Funeral Home in Napanee at 123 Dundas Street West (613-354-3341) on Wednesday from 6-8pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick's Church, Napanee on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 11am. Donations appreciated to the John M. Parrott Centre.