“Dad is going maintenant”
Gerard (Gerry) Lagace passed away peacefully on Saturday July 20th, 2013 at Mary Immaculate Care Center in Mundare, Alberta at the age of 81.
Gerry was born on August 13th, 1931 in Drummond Parish, New Brunswick son to the late Edmond and Anna Lagace.
Gerry’s final years were spent in Mundare, Alberta working as the handyman in the town. He built and fixed for numerous residents in and around Mundare.
Gerry’s happiest days were spent with his six children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and his wife and love of his life the late Bonnie Lagace. Gerry is survived by his children Shelly (Rick): “The first man I ever loved”, Dan (Noreen): “Love and miss you already”, JR: “Love you XOXO” ,
May: “You will be with me forever”, Debbie (Leonard): “My Hero”
Theresa (Norman): “On this day I married my Prince and buried my King”. Many Grandchildren, Great grandchildren, Three Sisters, One Brother, Two Sister In-law’s and numerous Nieces and Nephews
In lieu of flowers a donation to either the Cross Cancer Institute or the Stollery Children’s Foundation in Gerry’s name would be greatly appreciated.
The family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of the Mary Immaculate Care Center for the wonderful care that was provided for their father in his final days.
Cremation has taken place. At Gerry’s family’s request a private celebration of life was held in Edmonton on July 28th/2013 with his family and closest friends.
Dad is gone now