Gerald Sidney Strickland

May 6, 1939 to May 6, 2018


Passed peacefully away at the Health Sciences Centre on May 6, 2018, Gerald Sidney Strickland, aged 79 years.

Leaving to mourn wife Bertha of 52 years; son Gerald Blaine; sisters Marjorie King, Cora Kendell; sisters in-law Doris Strickland, Joan Legge (Eric), Donna Harris (Wesley), brother in-law Doug Kendell (Ena); and nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by parents John and Hannah Strickland; brothers Hubert (Margaret) Chesley (Jessie); sister Myrtle Coombs (Charles).

Visitation will take place at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Wednesday, May 9 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held from the Carnell Memorial Chapel on Thursday, May 10 at 11 a.m.

Flowers gratefully accepted or memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Kidney Foundation or a charity of one’s choice.



2-4 p.m. on May 9, 2018

7-9 p.m. on May 9, 2018

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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11:00am, Thursday May 10th

The Carnell Memorial Chapel
329 Freshwater Road
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So sad to hear or Gerald’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Gone but not forgotten.
Ella Lucas- a dialysis friend

Bertha and family, I am so sorry for your loss; I send my sincere condolences to you and your family and to Gerald’s many friends. Gerald was the first person I met on the first day I began work with Hydro (then Nfld Power Commission) and he guided me professionally through my initial training. Rest in Peace my friend.

Blaine, Bertha, so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with during this difficult time.

Brian, Ros and family

Sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and Blaine at this difficult time.

Bertha& Blaine, I am so sorry to hear of Gerald’s passing. Keeping you in my thoughts & prayers. Take care!! Love Marjorie

Bertha and family. Sorry to hear of Gerald’s passing, our thoughts and prayers are with you and Blaine..Really thought we would see him again in June. Take care of your self. Lucy and Eric

Bertha & Family
So sorry to hear Gerald passed away.Condolences to you and Blaine.


Sincerest condolences to you all. Hugs

Bertha and Blaine…
.our condolences go out to you and the family.I will always remember Blaine how your dad made all the Christmas
Birch wreaths for all your classmates when you were in Grade 4. I thought he was such a great dad to do this for his son.
Bridget and Cec Kelly

So sorry to hear of Gerald’s passing.My thoughts and prayers are with you both.

Bertha, so sorry to hear of Gerald’s passing.Thinking of you and your family at this sad time.Take Care

Bertha ,Blaine and extended family.
So sorry to hear of Gerald’s passing.My Deepest Sympathy to everyone..Cherish your wonderful memories..God Bless you all.

Bertha, Blaine and family, my deepest condolences to you all. Gerald was a wonderful person whom I’ve known since I was a kid. He’s in my thoughts and prayers as are you all. RIP Gerald

Bertha, So sorry to hear of Gerald’s passing , thinking of you and your whole family. Take care.

Bertha, Blaine and extended family,

I was saddened to hear of Gerald’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. I will always remember what great man he was when I worked with him. A kind, gentle soul. Never a cross word. Cherish all your great memories. He will live in your hearts forever.

My deepest condolences. Be strong for each other and cherish the memories