Born on February 6, 1924, Jerry passed away peacefully at home, with his family by his side on Thursday, April 6, 2017.
Survived by his loving wife of 66 years Margaret (nee van Dobben) and cherished children Hortense (Adrian) Verburg, Robert (Linda) Viejou and Marjorie (Andrew) Hill. He was the much loved grandfather of Christopher (Ramona) and Andrew (Lynne) Jardine, Jill (Anthony) Giordano and Rebecca Viejou, and dear great grandfather of Oliver, Gryphon, Claire, Emily and Laura.
Predeceased by his parents, 2 sisters, 6 brothers and son in law Edward.
The family extends sincere thanks to all the staff at Portal Village and CCAC.
Cremation has taken place and there will be a private family memorial service at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to ARMSTRONG FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 179 Clarence Street, Port Colborne (905-834-3483). If so desired, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Canadian Diabetes Association.