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Cyril Anthony Gilkes February 21, 2019

Cyril Anthony Gilkes aged 60, of Grazettes Main Road, St. Michael and formerly of Queen Victoria Road, Bank Hall, St. Michael; former employee of the Queen Elizabeth Hospital entered peacefully into rest on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at his residence.

Son of the late Daisy and late Cyril Gilkes;

Devoted companion of Marva Maynard;

Father of Natasha Walcott (Prestige Nails), Tremaine Bowen (Sobers Electrical) and the late Lisa Marie Maynard;

Stepfather of Omar Maynard;

Grandfather of Trekyiah Bowen;

Brother of Gloria Idalia (Barbados Workers Union), Antoinette (Carters), Rosalind (Ministry of Energy), Caroline, Marion (Florida), Cecil, Kayline (CAIPO) and the late Elaine Gilkes;

Uncle of Anthon (Barbados Port Inc.), Elisha and Romario (both of Maryland), Akeem, Tameisha, Shakeel, Nekeisha, Asha, Taquan, Kanisha, Saché, Renako, Kai, Arianna and Kayla (Florida);

Great-uncle of Shamar, Amari, Azante, Jakeem and Chrishon;

Nephew of Anthony Waldron (Canada);

Father–in-law of Sean Walcott;

Brother-in-law of Alfred Griffith, Ezra Trotman, Edrick Griffith, Emmerson Cummins, Joan, Joyce, Lorna and Dayne Maynard;

Relative of Michael Stuart, the Gilkes, Bourne, Alleyne, Reid and Chase families;

Friend of Stephen Clarke (USA), Livingstone Durant, Adrian Alleyne, the Goodridge and Mapp families and many others.

 

The funeral of the late Cyril Anthony Gilkes leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. for Abundant Life Assembly, Haynes Hill, Bank Hall, St. Michael, where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 2 p.m. for the service, followed by interment at Westbury Cemetery.

Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Thursday, March 7, 2019 no later than 11 a.m.

Relatives and friends may pay their respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

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    Anthony WALDRON says

    This is a fragile time, a time to be gentle with yourself,and to give your heart permission to grieve, to feel to remember. Anthony was a great person a loving Nephew. Let us all remember the good times we had with him. Strength and hope will come again, but for now, do what you need to honor this sorrow, letting your heart and spirit heal. May you rest in peace.
    Uncle Anthony Waldron

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    Anthony WALDRON says

    This is a fragile time for the family, a time to be gentle with yourself and to give your heart permission to grieve, to feel, to remember. My Nephew Anthony was a good and loving person, someone who cares about his family, this is why this is hard. Strength and hope will come again, but for now, do what you need to honor this sorrow of his passing, letting your heart and spirit heal.
    Uncle Anthony

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    Michelle says

    Always remember your love for life and humor SIP Uncle Anthony

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