IRWIN, Gerald William - (February 12, 1946 – April 12, 2017) -
After a long-fought battle with cancer, Gerald peacefully passed surrounded by his family at Kingston General Hospital, on April 12, 2017.
Beloved husband of Valerie (Nicol), loving father of Shawn (Nancy), Trevor (Anna), Chris (Mackenzie) and Nicole (Nick). Cherished papa of Amber, Jeremy, Brianna, Alyssa, Nicholas, Kaia and Noah.
Predeceased by his father Donald Irwin and mother Laura (Reynolds) Irwin, and brother Tim Irwin, Father-in-law Stuart Nicol and mother-in-law Wilma Nicol.
Gerald will be sadly missed by his brothers and sisters, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family and friends will be received at the TROUSDALE FUNERAL HOME in Sydenham on Tuesday, April 18th between 4 and 8pm. A private graveside service will be held at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens at a later date.
Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, April 22nd between the hours of 12-3pm at the GOLDEN LINKS HALL in Harrowsmith.
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Gerald’s memory to the Kimmy Fund(cheque payable to: Almost Home Kimmy Fund) or SFCS Food Bank would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.