Sadly missed by the love of his life of 39 years, Wendy Brown. Proud father of Jeff Pelley (Connie), Christine Pelley, Ryan Brown (Michelle), Chrissy Cahoon (Rory), Cory Brown (Shannel), Kayla Brown (Dan) and 13 grandchildren. Survived by his siblings Linda (Wayne), Donna, Baxter, Gary and Nelson. Lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Joseph and Annie, his brother Melvin, his sisters Barb and Viene, and brothers-in-law Danny, Delbert, Gord.
Gerald was born in Come By Chance, Newfoundland and grew up Harcourt, Newfoundland. He was a long-time resident of Hespeler, Ontario. He was employed by Stamped and Enamel Ware Ltd., O’Krafka Brothers and Royal Contractors before retiring from Creative Design Property Maintenance in 2020.
He enjoyed a good game of bingo and frequently played the lottery as well.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no formal memorial service. As expressions of sympathy, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Messages and condolences may be left at www.tricitycremations.com or 519.267.7199. Please visit Gerald's obituary notice on Facebook.