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Gloria Evelyn Andrews

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Obituary For Gloria Evelyn Andrews

It is with heavy heart and profound sadness I announce the passing of my mom and best friend Gloria Evelyn Andrews, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia at the Dartmouth General Hospital.

Born in Halifax, N.S. she was the daughter of the late Vincent and Pearl (Laing) Peebles. She is survived by her only child Jean (John) Miller – East Chezzetcook; Grandsons - Joshua(Jessica) Huff- Dartmouth and Johnathan (Alice) Miller – East Chezzetcook and 5 Great grandchildren. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Thomas(Archie) Andrews, and brothers Steve Peebles – Halifax and Bud Laing – Vancouver. 67 years ago my mom and dad were united in love and marriage and mom was reunited with my dad on their wedding anniversary. Special thanks to moms doctor and friend Dr. Amos Peres and the special doctors and nurses at 4East Dartmouth General Hospital. Cremation has taken place. There will be a family celebration of life at a future date.

“What though the radiance

Which was once so bright,

Be now for ever taken from my sight

Though nothing can bring back the hour of Splendor

In the grass, of glory in the flower,

We will grieve not, rather find strength in what remains behind

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  • Jeanne, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. Memories came flooding back of all the time spend at your house. Remember our trips to Moneeal to watch the hockey games..... I lost my mother in 2014 and I still reach for the phone to ask her something. Please find some comfort that we, your old friends remember ... Love Bethe.

  • I am so sorry for your loss, please know that your Mom will be missed by many who knew her well. I will miss her beautiful singing voice that always made me smile. sheilazinn48@gmail.com.

  • We moved to Humber Park in June of 1968. Archie, Gloria and their daughter Jean were one of the families already living here. They were good and reliable neighbours and we felt fortunate to have Jean for a babysitter. Our Sincere Sympathy to Jean and her family on the loss of Gloria. Marie and John Harlow

  • Very sorry to hear about the passing of Gloria, she and Archie were long time sellers at our flea market at the Halifax Forum, I would always enjoy my conversations with Gloria, she was very young at heart and we'd share a laugh every time. Sincere condolences to the family, she'll be greatly missed. -Shane Mont & the Mont family

  • Remembering a fun loving lady whose smile and laugh was infectious. i remember being a little girl coming to your home to visit and your Mom was always interested in what was happening in your life and this never changed as the years went by. So sorry for your loss Jeannie and family. Pam(Jesso) and Ed Clarke

  • I met your mom at Archie's ceremony. He was named after my grandfather. Thomas. I am Archie's half nephew Lester Theodore Andrews named after my father who was nicknamed Dick May God bless your mom and may she Rest In Peace xo Cousin Teddy Andrews Bridgewater NS

  • Reattach in peace

  • So sorry for your loss , I have great memories of spending time with both your mom and dad at Sunken lake cottage. Gloria always made you feel welcome . She will be missed Rudy Deruyter ( nephew to Keith and Alice Meerman)

  • My deepest sympathy to you on the loss of your mom, Gloria. Gloria was my first cousin, her Dad and my father, Frank were brothers. Over the years we lost touch as people often do, and the last time I saw your mom was at my mother's (Dorothy/Dot Peebles') funeral in 1998. I was happy to connect with her even if only briefly. Sending you and your family prayers and love. Carol (Peebles) LeBlanc email: cleblanc_1@comcast.net

  • A beautiful lady who always had a big smile and loved to laugh!! Will be missed. The Meerman Family

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