FORFAR, Gladys Joan (nee Keeping)


December 17, 1927 to February 9, 2019 – Peacefully in her sleep at Extendicare Mapleview on Saturday, February 9, 2019.

Beloved wife of the late Ralph Thomas Forfar for 69 years. Loving and caring mother of Bob, Don (Theresa Mangiardi) and the late Anthony. Dear sister of David (Lillian) and Bill (Muriel). Predeceased by her parents Mary-Alice and Maurice (Len) Keeping and siblings Donna Duffy (Howard) and Larry. Also missed by many nieces and nephews.

Many will remember Gladys for her generous giving of stuffed animals and thousands of pens to those in need of comfort.

Thanks to the Mapleview Staff, especially the Twin Lakes Unit for their care and compassion over the years.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E, 705-759-2522) on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from 12:00 to 2:30 pm. Funeral Service to follow in the chapel at 3:00 pm, Mr. Phil Bailey officiating.

Memorial contributions to a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.

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