Peacefully, with his family at his side on May 12, 2013 at 79 years of age. Beloved husband of the late Nancy (nee Long). Loving father of David & Nancy, Andrea & Rick Burns and Stephen. Cherished grandpa of Nicole (David), Heather (Jeff) and Matt. Dear brother of the late Len, survived by wife Shirley, Phil (Loretta), Antoinette (the late Patrick) Mailloux, Aline (Sid) Wanne, Roger (Margaret) and brother-in-law of Mal (Lynn) Long and the late Rob (Mary) Long. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Jerry was retired from Ontario Hydro after many years of service. Sole proprietor of Grandpa’s Workshop. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Tuesday 3-5pm & 7-9pm and Wednesday 3-5pm & 7-9pm. Prayers are to be held Tuesday at 7:00pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at St. Alphonsus Church (85 Park Street) after 9 am followed by Funeral Mass at 10 am. Cremation to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at



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