Obituary for Gerald Poaps
(Veteran WW II - RCAF & RAF, Retired CRC Electronics Technologist & Radio Pioneer)
Passed away peacefully with family by his side at Almonte General Hospital on Saturday, April 9, 2011.
of Almonte, days from entering his 97th year.
Beloved husband for 50 years to Lucy. Fondly remembered by his children Richard (Carol), Robert (Jacques), Lee (Sandra), Jane, Eric (Valerie), Susan (Jim), Sandra (Eric), and Steven (Kim). Very proud “Grampa” of Rebecca, Pamela, Laurie, Gillian, Kathleen, Jarrett, Grace, Sophia, and Olivia. Predeceased by his parents Howard and Lucy and brother Robert. Survived by his siblings Aileen, Harold, Lillian, Walter, Nora, and his large extended family.
Friends and family may call at the
C. R. GAMBLE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL INC.
127 Church St., Almonte, Ontario. 613-256-3313
Visitation on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 from 7pm-9pm and on Thursday from 2pm-4pm and 7pm-9pm. Funeral Service in St. Paul’s Anglican Church, on Friday, April 15, 2011 at 11am. Rev. Pat Martin and Rev. Canon Harry Brown officiating. Spring interment, Auld Kirk Cemetery.
A special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff at the Almonte General Hospital for their care and support.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Almonte General Hospital Fairview Manor Fund or St. Paul’s Anglican Church.
For details about Gerald’s interesting career: www.friendsofcrc.ca
Condolences & Tributes: www.crgamble.com