GLADYS IANTHE STRAKER, aged 78 of #26, 5th Avenue Wildey, St. Michael, entered into peaceful rest on November 10, 2022. Retired Guest Services Supervisor at Sheraton, Manhattan, New York.
Mother of Cecil Straker.
Grandmother of Allister Straker and Zovanar Agard.
Great- grandmother of Logan Straker and Zuriel Agard.
Grandmother-in-law of Lesley Straker.
Mother-in-law of Zonia Straker.
Sister of Dorothy McCarthy, the late Sylvia Moore, Ruby Springer, Ralph and Peter Straker.
Aunt of Wilma, Yvette, Brenda, Wesley, Carol, Diana and Jean Straker, Yvonne, Richard and Clifton Springer, Emmerson Moore, Hetty McCarthy, Joycelyn Hoyte, Janice Sealy, Idalia Arthur, Diana Springer and David Whittaker.
Great-aunt of Mitchell and Angela Straker, Crystal Springer, Akia Drakes, Dawn Marie Lavine, Shanna Bailey, Susan McCarthy, Janice Atherley and many others.
Cousin of Cynthia Layne, Richard Chase and many others.
Relative of the Straker, Springer, Moore and Whittaker family.
Friend of Jean Cadogan, Corrine Gibson, Cynthia Sandford, Patricia Shakespeare, Perlene Palmer-Spencer, Precious Figuerido- Suarez, Hansel Hoyte, Judy Yearwood, Coral Murrell and many others.
Member of The St. Barnabas Anglican Church and Church Army, The Girls Industrial Union, The National Assistance Board Seniors Recreational Activities Programme and volunteer at the St. Barnabas Senior Daycare Centre.
A service of thanksgiving will be held on Monday, December 5, 2022 at St. Matthew’s Anglican Church, Jackmans, St. Michael where relatives and friends are warmly invited to meet at 3:00 p.m., followed by the interment. Flowers may be sent to Lyndhurst Funeral Home no later than 12:00 p.m. on Monday. The body of the late Gladys Ianthe Straker will repose in the Colin Parkinson Memorial Chapel, Lyndhurst Funeral Home on Sunday, December 4, 2022 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
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