Mr. Gerard Robinet, a resident of Wallaceburg, passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, Public General Campus in Chatham, at the age of  82.

Gerard was born in Tecumseh, Ontario and was a son of Stephen and Veronica (Desrosiers) Robinet.

Beloved husband of Leona (Verberckmoes) Robinet.

Loving father of Bonnie (Gerald) Cross and Cheryl Robinet.

Special friend of Marg Chauvin.

Sadly missed by 8 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren.

Kind brother and brother-in-law of Shirley (Joe) Cloutier, Lorne Arnold and Salivair “Vet” Jacques.

Predeceased by a grandson, Sean.

Friends will be received at the Eric F. Nicholls Funeral Home Ltd. 639 Elgin St., Wallaceburg, on Tuesday, April 2, 2013 from 7-9 p.m.  The Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday, April 3, 2013 from Our Lady Help of Christians Church in Wallaceburg at 10:30 am

Cremation will take place with the interment of ashes at a later date in Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg.

As an expression of sympathy, donations to Our Lady Help of Christians Church C.W.L may be left at the funeral home.

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As a living memorial, a tree will be planted in Nicholls Memorial Forest in memory of Gerard Robinet.


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