At the Exeter Villa, on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 of Exeter, in his 84th year. Beloved husband and best friend of Jane (Dykeman) Dearing. Loving father of Ann and Murray Johns of Exeter, Preston and Kim Dearing of South Huron, Peter and Janet Dearing of Exeter, and Dianne and Mike (Mouse) Masse of St. Joseph. Dear grandfather of Adam and Janita, Sarah and Derek, Laura; Amy and Chad, Krista and Ben, Angie and Andrew; William, and Wesley; and great-grandfather of Ava, Ella, Ethan, Preston, Emry, Nolan, Alex, Jack, and Presley. A special thanks from Gerald’s family to Dr. Jadd, his staff, and the staff at Exeter Villa.
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, Exeter (1 street west of Main) on Thursday evening 7-9 PM, and again on Friday afternoon from 1-2 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Friday, June 12th at 2 PM with Bob Heywood officiating. Private family interment Exeter Cemetery.
Donations to the Arthritis Society or the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.