Walker; Donald Gladney, age 83, of White Point, Queens County, passed away on Saturday, April 2nd, 2016, in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool.
Born in Middleton, he was a son of the late Gladney and Leta (Wilkins) Walker.
He spent most of his life working in construction as a drywaller. Donald was an army veteran and was also member of the Mersey Branch #38, Royal Canadian Legion, Liverpool. He enjoyed playng cards, pool, darts, horseshoes and camping in Hibernia.
He is survived by sons, Darrell (Pat), of Wilmot, Kim (Boz), of Bedford, Alan, of Halifax, Peter, of Trout Lake; a daughter, Susan (Ralph), Vibert, Lawrencetown; step children, Nancy (George) Curtis, Alberta, Sylvia Weir, Halifax, Steve (Christine) Vidito, Lunenburg, and Shelley (Peter) Mailman, Eastern Passage; twin brother, Ronald (Shirley), of Middlewood; grand daughter Donna Eaton, Middleton and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his loving wife, the former Audrey Hatt; son, Kevin.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral and Cremation Service, Liverpool. A celebration of Don’s life will be held on Sunday, April 17th, 2016, at the Mersey Branch #38, Royal Canadian Legion, Liverpool, at 2 pm.
No flowers by request. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
To share memories or condolences, please visit www.chandlersfuneral.com
The family would like to say a special thank you to Dr. Jenifer MacDonald and the staff of the Queens General Hospital for their excellent care.
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a quiet soul who lived among many here at oceanview park! Don you will be fondly remembered! r.i.p
Willis & Corina Huphman
To Don’s Family….we are so sorry for your loss…we got to know Don camping at Hibernia…we always had a great time partying with him…we will never forget his kindness, his smile and his friendship to us…it certainly will not be the same at the campground this year with out him…but I am sure his spirit will be there with us…it’s not goodbye…but see you later my friend…may you R.I.P Don <3
Eileen and Ron White
To Donald’s family we would like to say how sorry we are for your loss. Don was a very nice man and a friend and he will be missed for sure. RIP until we all party again my friend<3
Cliff & Janet (Parker)Crispell
Cliff &Janet (Parker)Crispell (cousin)
To Donald Family… So sorry to read of Donald’s passing, please except our heartfelt condolences for your loss of your loved one, may you find comfort in family and friends, & know that one day we will see our loved ones again. Sorry we can’t be there for you at this sad time but know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Rest in peace Donald. God Bless
We will miss you uncle Don, Paul and I (stacy) were thankful for the time we had to spend with you over the past few weeks. Each day we would reminisce and have a few laughs. Mom (shirley) and Ron (your twin) enjoyed everyday being with you. You will be in our hearts forever. Xo
Jane & Devlin Taylor
Our thoughts and condolences are with Don’s children and grandchildren. Don will be missed by many.
Thoughts and prayers are with the family at this difficult time. We will miss seeing Uncle Don when we visit Mom and Ron.
Cliff & Janet (Parker)Crispell (cousin)
Ronald & Shirley… Sorry for your loss of your brother. He was a good man & we will miss him dearly , may friends & family be your comfort in this time of sorrow, but know that we will see our loved ones again one day
I met Don years ago at the camp…and more recently lived in the same area as Don and got to know him better..He was a kind . Fun ..humorous person that everyone loved I was glad to be close enough to the hospital to see him often the last few weeks….you will be dearly missed and never forgotten!!!
We will miss you at darts,May you rest in peace Don.It was a pleasure to know you.
Thanks for the great memories Uncle Don…the fun times when we lived down the road from you guys in Wilmot. Then when you worked with us in Moncton at the Security Company,
I always loved visiting down home and staying with you and Audrey. You always were Donald Duck to Autumn, even with her all grown up with babies of her own lol. I came upon her old cast that she wore when she was little. You had signed it Donald Duck LOL.
To Darrel, Kim,Allan, Peter, Susan, Shelly, Sib, Nancy, Donna, Steven. and spouses and kids So sorry for your loss and lots of love to all. xoxo
To Dad and Shirley, So sorry for your loss Dad…I am sure its hard to lose a part of yourself when you lose a twin. xoxo Love ya