The family announces with sorrow his death in Sudbury, Friday December 28th, 2018 at the age of 86 years with his loving family by his side. Cherished father of Daniel (Joanne) of Sudbury. Predeceased by his daughter Charlene Houle. Loving grandfather of Kayla and Megan and great grandfather of Isabella and Roman. Gerald will be missed by his siblings Bernadette, Harvey, Robert, Dorothy, Henry, Jacqueline, Rollande, Norm, Rolly and Richard. Predeceased by his brothers Armand and Edward. He will also be fondly remembered by his family and friends. Gerald enjoyed spending time with his family at the cottage. He was an avid pool player and loved golfing and fishing. To honor Gerald's wishes, a celebration of life will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements in care of Simple Wishes of the North, Sudbury.