Gladys Rita Retieff

April 18, 2017


Passed peacefully away on April 18, 2017 at Agnes Pratt nursing home, Gladys Rita Retieff, aged 85 years. Predeceased by her parents Alfreda and Abel Elliott of Beaverton, Norte Dame Bay; and her first husband William Walsh. Leaving behind with loving memories her second husband of 30 years Leonard Retieff; stepchildren Rene Retieff (Tim O’Leary) and Charles Retieff; her sister Inez Harris (Norman); special friends Phyllis Galgay and June and Harrison Thomas; also a number of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. A special thank you to the staff of Agnes Pratt Nursing Home for their care and compassion shown towards Gladys. Also a special thank you to her roommate, Miss Sophie and Family, who treated Gladys like one of their own. Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Friday April 21 from 6-9 p.m. A funeral Service will be held from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Saturday April 22 at 11:00 am with interment to follow at Forest Road Anglican Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Gladys memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.



6-9 p.m. on April 21, 2017

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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11:00am, Saturday April 22nd

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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Dear Leonard, I was unaware, until today, that Gladys had passed away. Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss. Sincerely, Anne Williams, former Auxiliary Member at Masonic Park

Inez, Norm, Leonard & Family
We were so sorry to hear of Glad’s passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all at this very difficult time.

To Leonard and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time.

Leonard and family,
It was sad to hear of Glady’s passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Leonard and family: We were saddened to hear of Gladys’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Leonard and Family,
Please accept our deepest sympathy in Gladys’ passing.
In this time of grief you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Leonard and Family
I was deeply saddened by the news of
Gladys’ passing.. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family.

Leonard, Rene and Charlie and family,
It’s with heartfelt sympathy that we extend our condolences on Gladys’s passing. Undoubtedly Gladys will be missed, take comfort in your memories. May the support of family and friends help during this very difficult time.