JONES – Dr. Gerald “Jerry” Edward
on Wednesday July 25, 2012 at his
Lansdowne home in his 83rd year.
Son of the late Edward (Ted)
and Thelma Jones; dear nephew of the
late Iris McCaig. Much loved husband
of Janet (nee Abram) cherished
father of Susan Georgoussis, Douglas,
Elizabeth, James (Michelle), and Margaret
Bell; Adored by 10 grandchildren and 2 great
grandchildren. Also survived by his brother
David (Elizabeth). Born in Toronto. At age 17
suffered permanent paralysis of left leg.
Despite this challenge graduated from Faculty
of Medicine, UofT 1956. Dedicated and
compassionate physician of busy family practice
in East Toronto for nearly 40 years. Past Chief of Family
Practice Dept and Emergency physician at East
General. Past Chief of Medical Staff,
The Riverdale Hospital Board of Governors.
Occupational Health physician at Riverdale (Bridgepoint)
and Baycrest Geriatric Hospital.
Strong committment to amateur radio (VE3BRJ),
Also a keen sailor and flyfisherman.
Loyal fan of the Leafs, Jays, Argos.
His family is thankful for the many
wonderful years shared together.
Special thanks to Dr. John Erb, nurse
Peggy McKenzie and many others who supported
us throughout the last challenging years.
At Jerry's request there will be no formal service.
Flowers gratefully declined.
Family will receive visitors at their Lansdowne home
on Sunday, July 29 between 2 to 4pm.