Gerald R. Choquette

Apr 20, 1928 – Nov 28, 2013

It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Jerry Choquette at age 85 on 28 Nov 2013.

A long time resident of Courtenay. Born in Wawota, Saskatchewan, Jerry moved to the Comox Valley in 1956 with his wife Nellie, where he worked for the Department of Highways for many years. He was an avoid hunter, fisherman & horseman – activities he enjoyed with his children as they were growing up.

Jerry is survived by his loving wife Nellie of 59 years and his children Joy, Gloria and Gerald, two sisters and a brother – Aurela, Yvonne & Ron as well as adopted daughter Rosie and her children Jenna & Jessie. He will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends. We wish to express our heartfelt thanks to all the staff at the Cumberland Lodge for their loving care of Jerry during his stay.

A funeral service for Jerry’s passing will be held at the Catholic Church in Courtenay at 11:00 am, Wednesday December 11 with luncheon to follow.

In lieu of flowers donations to Alzheimers research would be greatly appreciated.


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