Gerald “Gerry” Norman O’Neil

O’Neil, Gerald “Gerry” Norman – Age 76, of Truro, passed away August 9, 2016, in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Stewiacke, he was a son of the late Rupert and Helen (Wright) O’Neil.

Gerry was a veteran in the army, serving in Germany in the late 1950’s. He was a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26, Truro. Gerry enjoyed the outdoors, particularly hunting and fishing.

He will be sadly missed by his children, Tanya Urquhart, Troy, Scott, Alana O’Neil; 15 grandchildren; brother, Wayne (Helen); nieces, Paula and Heather.

Cremation has taken place. A Legion Tribute Service will be held on Friday, at 2 p.m., in Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26, Truro, followed by a reception. Burial will be at a later date in Pine Grove Cemetery, Stewiacke East. Memorial donations may be made to Lung Association of Nova Scotia.

Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.