JEANETTE GILKES, née Ollivierra, aka Janet, departed this life peacefully on March 28, 2019 at the age of 80. She was married to Rudolph Hollis Gilkes in May 1958 and survived him by many years.
Janet will forever be missed by her beloved children Jennifer aka Judy, Frederick aka Tony, Christopher, Valerie and Sean.
She was also the proud grandmother of Rachael, Denise, Hayley and Justine, and the Great grandmother of Anthony, Nathaniel and James.
Janet was also the loving sister ofJoyce, Herman, Monica, Carol, Anthony (Beanie) and Odessa, by her mother, Marie Subero née Ollivierra, aka Ning. By her father, Wilton Caracciolo, she was the loving sister of Harry, Vernon, Doris, Rosie and Williana. She is survived only by Joyce, Monica and Odessa.
Janet was the step daughter of Joseph Subero and the niece of Elmina, Alfred, Theo, Marjorie, Clyde, Hilda and Theresa and the cousin of Carmen, Georgia and Franklin, all of whom predeceased her, with the exception of Theresa.
Janet leaves to mourn her dear cousins Alfred Jr and Ray.
Visitation will take place on Thursday, April 4, 2019, at Clark & Battoo Funeral Directors, 11 Tragarete Road, Port of Spain. from 6pm to 8pm.
The funeral service of the late Jeanette Gilkes will be held at the St. James Crematorium, Long Circular Road, St. James on Friday April 5, 2019 at 9am. Janet will be cremated at 10 am.
The Gilkes, Ollivierra and Caracciolo families wish to extend their gratitude for all the support that they have received during this difficult time.
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