Lindo, Gerald (Gerry) Winston
Gerry was born in the District of Black River in the Parish of St. Elizabeth in Jamaica and passed away peacefully, surrounded by the love of family on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at the age of 83.
Beloved father of Gerald Winston Jr. (Pepe) (Mina Tominaga), Lisa Lindo (Dennis Connelly), Gregory Lindo (Rusiko Lomtatidze) and Laura Mae Lindo.
Grampa to Ryusei, Zensei; Sofia (Sage/Val), Danica (Dani), Jayden.
Gerry will be missed and remembered by his loving partner Lorraine Whyman, Osra Lindo, and his siblings Dudley Lindo (Cynthia), Norris Lindo (Clover).
Predeceased by his sister Beverley Paige and his parents Ernest and Evelyn (nee Gouldbourne) Lindo.
Gerry had many talents and interests, music, cooking, philosophy, politics and was able to fix almost anything. His childhood friend, The Honourable Dr. Alvin Curling, describes Gerry as follows "Gerry is one special human being, a friend, a brother, a person who regarded life as a journey of laughter and full of generosity".
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Sunnyside Home Foundation - Butterfly Approach (<a href="https://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/the-butterfly-approach-accredits-long-term-care-home-in-waterloo-region-1.6037328">Sunnyside Home Foundation - Butterfly Approach</a>), and the Niagara Health Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Donations can be arranged by calling the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 519-749-8467.
Special thank you to Rabbi David Mivasair and Rabbi Moshe Goldman for all their guidance and tender loving care of our father. We also appreciate the care given our father by the entire team at Greater Niagara General Hospital.
The family will celebrate Gerry's life privately.
Visit www.henrywalser.com for the Gerald Winston Lindo memorial.