Gerald McNeelands


McNeelands, Gerald Kerr

76 years, passed away on March 21, 2021 in Leamington. Predeceased by his wife Shirley (nee Wilkinson) in 2017. Survived by step-daughters Gloria Newman and Faye Thibodeau (Roger), grandchildren Michelle Mitchell (Mark), Lisa Mitchell (Ryan), Renee Charette (Phil), Christopher DeVries, Michael DeVries (Brienne) and 6 great grandchildren. Survived by his siblings Patricia (Pat) Lacroix, Bernice (Bernie) Baker and Lloyd (Sam) McNeelands and his wife Leone. Predeceased are his parents Isobel and William McNeelands, sister Wilhelmine (Billie) Dewsbury and her husband Jack, brother James (Jim) McNeelands, brothers-in-law Fred Baker and Jack Lacroix, and niece Andrea Schilder. Gerald is survived by many nieces and nephews. Gerald will always be remembered by his great friends Margaret and George Wierzbicki. Gerald was retired from the Loblaws Corporation. Private service to celebrate Gerald’s life be held at Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell St., Leamington (519-326-2631) on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Interment to follow at Lakeview Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Windsor/Essex Humane Society would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort at