Passed away with her family by her side on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia. GAIL PATRICIA “GERT” BOYD (nee Bell), of Petrolia, was 74 years of age. She was the loved wife of the late Bill Boyd (2012). She will be lovingly missed by her children Lew (the late Deb LeClair) Boyd and Patti Popelier and her granddaughters Alicia and Alex. Gail was the sister to Hazel (the late Harold) Roberts, John (June) Bell, June (Steve) Price, Alice (the late Morley) Miller, the late Donna (Joe) Morreau, Shirley (Don) McKay, Cecil (Diane) Bell, the late David (Diana) Bell, Ron (Jean) Bell, Robin (Gina) Bell, the late Graham Bell and the late Sidney Bruce Bell. A service will be held at the Needham-Jay Funeral Home, Petrolia on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm with visitors received prior to service from 2:00 pm to 3:45pm. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Sarnia & District Humane Society (www.sarniahumanesociety.com) or Lambton County Developmental Services (lcdspetrolia.ca). Memories and condolences may be shared on-line at www.needhamjay.com.