Gerald David Skinner


We regret to announce the death on November 20, 2003, of GERALD DAVID (”Jerry”) SKINNER, at the age of 62 years. He passed away peacefully in Hospice House, surrounded by his family, following a lengthy battle with cancer. Jerry was born and raised in Nelson, and was employed with Palm/Dairyland for 25 years, moving to the Vernon area in 1994. He was a member of Kinsmen in Nelson for a number of years. Jerry was predeceased by his parents, Walter and Agnes, and two brothers: Stan and Reg. He will be missed and lovingly remembered by his wife Dianne; sons MIke (Renee) of Burns Lake and Todd (Cindy) of Quesnel; grandchildren: Matthew, Ryan, Lisa and Samantha; and numerous extended family members. Friends are invited to a gathering to celebrate Jerry’s life, Monday, 24 November, between 2PM and 4 PM in the Fireside Lounge at Regency Court, 3300 Centennial Drive. A private family gathering will be held in Nelson in the summer of 2004. In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to do so may make donations in memory of Jerry to either the Baerg-McMurtrie Cancer Clinic at Vernon Jubilee Hospital, 2101-32 St., Vernon, V1T 5L2; or Hospice House, 3506-27 Ave., Vernon, V1T 1S4. Cremation arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home. 542-0155

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