October 21, 1944 – February 14, 2014.
Following a lengthy illness Jerry died at the Chartwell Leamington Long Term Care Home on February 14, 2014 at the age of 69. Predeceased by his parents Thomas (Tim) Kinsella (1971) and Mary (Walsh 2006). Survived by his sisters Marlene Fields (Bob) of Tecumseh, ON and Ann-Marie Thompson (Dan) of Komoka, ON. Nieces and nephews, Sheila Fields-Asprakis (Jim), Michael Fields (Michelle) and Karen Fields, Cheryl Savois, Daniel Thompson and Kathleen Thompson and fiancée Chris Stier. Jerry was a long time member of the Ontario Rodeo Association as a performer and in a judging capacity throughout the Ontario Circuit. He was a multiple winner of the annual All Around Cowboy Championship. Jerry was proud of his Irish heritage and maintained dual Canadian and Irish citizenships. He was also an avid Notre Dame fan. There will be no visitation or service at Jerry’s request. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of his life will follow at a later date for family and friends. The family is grateful for the counsel and care provided by the Chartwell family. Special thanks to Dr W. Rajkumar for your exceptional care given to Jerry. Cremation Society of Windsor & Essex County (519-969-5449) 3260 Dougall Ave. entrusted with arrangements.