Getty, Dr. Gerald Ronald, a resident of Chatham. Dr. Ronald Getty died suddenly January 12, 2013 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Chatham Campus at the age of  71. Born in London, Ontario son of the late Gerald Gordon & Bettina Eleanor (Bending) Getty. Beloved husband of the late Ann Marie (McLeod) Getty (2006). Dear father of Cassandra (Vincent) Getty, London; Heather Getty, London; and Elizabeth (Alan) Jinks, Tecumseh. Grandfather of Matthew & Colin  Jinks . Brother of the late William Peter Getty and Barbara Eleanor Culver. Brother-in-law of Harry Culver, Amherstburg. He will be missed by several nieces, nephews, friends and colleagues.. Dr. Getty was  a retired Psychologist and a member of the Kent Cloverleaf Conservation Club. Friends and family are invited to a gathering at Aristo’s (Smitty’s Family Restaurant, 307 Grand Ave.,W.,Chatham) on Saturday January 19, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers a donation to your favourite charity in appreciated.

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 McKinlay Funeral Home,  459 St. Clair Street,  Chatham, Ontario   519-351-2040

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