Roche, Gerald William “Jed” – Age 69, West Porters Lake, passed away October 28, 2014 in the QEII, VG Site, Halifax. Jed was born in Dartmouth, a son of the late Elmore and Myrtle Roche. He is survived by his wife, Penny (Morrison); sons, Jed, Leigh, Morgan; sister, Joan “Tootsie” Parker; stepmother, Marie; many nieces and nephews. Jed was predeceased by sisters, Glenda, Donna; brothers, Ken “Cage”, Doug; niece, Heather.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in St. Anne’s Catholic Church, 3293 #7 Hwy., Lake Echo, followed by a reception in the social room. Visitors will be received at Jed's home following the reception. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society.