March 3, 1938 – March 17, 2008
Gerry Grimstead passed away peacefully in Comox, B.C. on March 17, 2008 after a lengthy illness. She was predeceased by her father Ernest Shubley and mother Gladys (Hobin) Shubley both of Halifax, N.S. Gerry is survived and will be sadly missed by her husband Dennis Grimstead, her son Douglas and wife Cathy of Comox, B.C., her daughter Karen Turner of Courtenay, B.C., her grandchildren; Sara and Dylan of Comox, B.C. and Stephanie and Roy of Merritt, B.C., her sister Sandra Webb of Halifax, N.S., her nieces and nephews Terry Lee, Debbie and Geoffrey of Halifax, N.S. as well as her life long friends Terry and Norman Albers. She served in the Canadian Forces Army Reserve from 1971 to 1976. Gerry worked in combined Mess at CFB Comox as food server from 1975 to 1980. Gerry was an avid camper and liked the B.C. Recreational Wilderness Sites. She was a loving mother and excellent home maker who loved a good laugh. Private family arrangements entrusted to COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, CREMATION & RECEPTION CENTRE, 1101 RYAN ROAD, COURTENAY.