(Jan. 1, 1964 – Aug. 10, 2008)

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our loving husband, father, son, son-in-law, brother, uncle and friend.

Gerald enjoyed spending time with his family, his pets and the outdoors. He was a very caring man who was always there for people in need.

Gerald is survived by his loving wife of 20 years Wendy; daughter, Amanda; sons: David and Aaron; his mother, Corrie Boesterd; dad and mom in-law Wally and Karen Klassen; grandma, Barbara Shannon; sister, Marilyn (Ed); brother, John (Beth); sister-in-law, Eileen (Ed); brother-in-law, Paul (Denise), Bill (Joanne), Connie (Klass), Francine (Tom), Andrew (Trina) and numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Predeceased by his sister, Leola; father, John Guliker; brother-in-law Dave; niece, Torrina; and second dad, Frank Boesterd.

A celebration of Gerald’s life will be held on Tuesday, August 19, 2008 at 11:00 am from Eden Mennonite Church 46551 Chilliwack Central Rd.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Fraser Valley Brain Injury Association.

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