Gerry was born June 29, 1932 in Montreal Québéc to Marjorie (Lafricain) and Gerald A. Mulhall, died on September 8, 2021 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Predeceased by his brother George and sisters Maureen and Anne.
Beloved husband of 64 years to Mary (nee Corish) and dear father of Peter (Brenda, Ryan, Chris) Christina Mary (Ray, Alice, Mike), Teresa (Ken, Frances Jake), and Anthony (Rose).
Gerry and Mary met while skiing in the Laurentians in 1956 and he proposed to her that day. They married in Montreal in 1957 and within 6 years had their 4 children.
Gerry served in the RCAF from 1950 to 1955. Education included a BCom at Sir George Williams (Concordia) University.
Gerry had a long and varied business career resulting in travel across the globe including England, Ireland, Germany, France, Belgium, Jordan, Hong Kong and Australia.
Some business ventures included VP of the Montreal & Canadian Stock exchange, work with B.P. Oil, Woods Gordon Consultants, ATCO industries, Director of Admin and teaching at U of A before founding MS Management Services.
Mary and Gerry retired in Victoria BC in 1987, after having lived in Montreal Calgary and Edmonton. He was a great collector of memorabilia.
Gerry was a genial, generous soul with a positive attitude who always enjoyed a good laugh. He will be sadly missed by all.
Heartfelt thanks to all the nurses and attendants who were so kind and caring during Gerry’s final 6 months at RJH.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Alzheimer’s Society of B.C https://alzheimer.ca/bc/en/take-action/donate
“I love thee with the breath,
Smiles, tears, of all my life; and, if God choose,
I shall but love thee better after death.”
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