Gladys H. (Zahka) Homsi of Arlington, passed away on October 24, 2013. She was 79 years old. She worked as an administrative assitant at Arlington Town Hall for 27 years. Gladys was the dear and devoted wife of the late Deeb E. Homsi Sr. Loving mother of David P. Homsi and his wife Christine of Somerville, Richard A. Homsi of Waltham and the late Deeb E. Homsi Jr. Cherished grandmother Teh-teh of Justine and Jacqueline Homsi, Richard A. Homsi II and Brianna Marie Homsi. Dear sister of Arlene Haddad of Natick, Barbara Hamwey of Billerica, the late Robert Zahka, and the late Maryann Hamwey. Dear sister-in-law of Albert Hamwey Sr. of Billerica, Lorice Zahka of Dedham, the late Russell Haddad, Edward Hamwey, and Celia and Edward Mudarri. She is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral Services were held Tuesday October 29, 2013. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Gladys memory may be made to the St. John of Damascus Church School Guild. Gladys was laid to rest with her beloved husband Deeb and and son, Deeb Jr., at Fairview Cemetery.