It is with broken hearts that the family of the late Joseph Thomas Gillis announces his passing. Joseph passed away from the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre, Grand Falls-Windsor, NL on Thursday, July 25th, 2019 at the age of 83 years.
Joseph is predeceased by his parents – John and Clare Gillis; siblings – Veronica (John), Margaret, Eva, Tillie, Gregory and Alloysius; sister-in-law – Lucy.
Left with warm and loving memories is his wife of 59 years, Loretta Gillis; children – David Gillis, Donald Gillis, Deborah Clarke (Sid) and Darren Gillis; grandchildren – Liam; Robyn (Tyler), Robert; Ian; siblings – Ronald (Tilley), Alexander (Maryann), Thomas (Donna), James (Dulcie), John (Sharon) and Norma; siblings-in-law – Fred, Michael, Gerry and Rita as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
A Private Family Celebration of Life Service took place from Foster Funeral Home, Baie Verte, NL on Sunday, July 28th, 2019.
As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joseph's memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Newfoundland Division, 1037 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl, NL A1N 5E9.
Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL.
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