Our Captain has signed off on his log book for the final time, boarded the “Algoport” and has set a course for calm seas with a clear horizon.
Gerry leaves ashore, his wife of 42 years Susan; his children Sabrina (Craig) and Marc; his dear sister Joan, his brother James (Bonnie) sisters-in-law Valerie (Michael), Raechel (Wendell) and Ann (Paul-deceased) along with their families, as well as countless friends and colleagues.
He was predeceased by his parents Cyril and Muriel Kranenburg, his sisters Elizabeth, Anne and Zandra, his brothers Paul and Dickie, as well as other dear relatives.
The family would like to thank his caring and compassionate doctors of many years, Dr. Sandi Ennis, Dr. Michael Furey, Dr. Vickram Chandurkar and Dr. Craig Stone. We would also like to thank Dr. Mary Wells, Dr. Mary O’Brien and their teams. In addition the wonderful team of Nurses and Staff of 4 North B Special Care Unit and the ICU during Gerry’s six week illness.
Cremation has take place. There will be no visitation or services as per Gerry’s request. In Lieu of flowers, kindly please donate to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to The Mercy Hospital in Georgetown, Guyana in his memory.
Please raise a glass to celebrate “The Big Guy’s” life. Go Manchester United!