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Born in Bourget, Ontario April 29, 1927. Gerald died peacefully on November 2, 2017 Feast of All Souls. Beloved husband of Emily (nee Drouillard) for 69 years. Loving father of Sister Linda, Sister of St. Joseph, Theresa and Bill Balazs, Denise and Kerry Best, Elaine and Tim Smith, Kevin and Mary Parent, Bill and Heidi Parent, and the late Gerry Jr. (2002), survived by Jeannette Parent. Pépé will be fondly remembered by his 16 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. Son of the late Hormidas (1988) and Emma (1983) Parent. Brother of Gerard, Gilles and Rena Parent, Jeannine and Gerald Halliday, Cecile and Laverne Martins. Predeceased by brother Romuald (2017), sister Yvette Bulley (2017), sister-in-law Helen Parent (2017) and brother Harvé Parent (1988). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Dad’s greatest moments involved playing Pepper, with Nina and Walter, rooting for the Montreal Canadians, serving with St. Vincent de Paul Society, proud to be an Altar Server for many years at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. His most cherished moment was competing in a stick handling race along with his brother Romeo against the great Rocket Richard and Leo Lamoureux of the Montreal Canadians. The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the wonderful staff at Brouillette Manor for taking such good care of our dad.
Please join the family for Prayers at 8 P.M.
Family and friends are invited to meet after 10am at Most Precious Blood Church followed by funeral Mass at 11am