GAGNON – Joseph Gerard of St. Thomas passed away peacefully on December 2, 2014 at the age of 75. Beloved husband of the late Winnifred Gagnon (2013). Joe is survived by children Dave Gagnon, Joe Walker both of St. Thomas, Rose-Marie Walker, Paul Kerans both of London; missed by his grandchildren; and number of brothers and sisters in Quebec. He was a licensed mechanic and owner/operator of a service station and restaurant. Joe was also a Nato Forces Veteran, having served proudly for three years. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Shawn Jackson Funeral Home 31 Elgin Street, St. Thomas (519-631-0570). A Memorial Service will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Victory Branch #317, 311 Oakland Ave, London on Friday, December 19, 2014 at 2:00pm. Interment of ashes in South Park Cemetery, St. Thomas at a later date. If desired, donations to the RCL Victory Branch #317 London would be appreciated. Personal condolences to the family can be made at www.shawnjacksonfuneralhome.com.