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Albert, Gerard 'Gerry'

Age: 93
Passed on: Monday, August 12, 2019
Service Date: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Visitation: Friends may gather after 1pm Saturday September 14th

In Loving Memory of Gerard “Gerry” Albert 93 years Monday, August 12th, 2019 at Health Sciences North. Beloved husband of Enes (Miatello) predeceased 1981, and Marilyn (Pollard) predeceased 2019. Loving father of Rod Albert and Randy Albert, stepdaughter Deborah Brettschneider, and stepson Terry Johnson predeceased. Loving brother of Georgette Pretty and Roland Albert, predeceased. Sadly missed by many grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Gerry was born, raised, and educated in Sudbury. Gerry was well-known throughout the mid-North for his activities in both business and community affairs. Over his career, he was manager of a number of retail businesses, including Morse Jewelers, Fidelity Music, and Silverman’s. He was an account executive at CKSO Television for 15 years. He was active in his community over his lifetime. He served on the Board of Directors of the CNIB, was President of the local Tuberculosis Association, President of the Nickel Belt Coin Club, and served the Lions Club of Sudbury as well as Lions international with distinction for over 50 years. One of his proudest achievements was helping to raise over $200,000 for a new Eye-Care for the Sudbury Regional Hospital. Gerry was recognized on many occasions for his outstanding community service and efforts on behalf of the Lions. He was a Life Member of Lions Clubs International. A celebration of his life will be held in the R. J. Barnard Chapel Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home 233 Larch Street, Sudbury Saturday, September 14th, 2019 at 2pm. Cremation with interment in the family plot at the Lasalle Cemetery. Friends may gather after 1pm Saturday September 14th. For donations and messages of condolence, www.lougheed.org. For those unable to attend the service, it can be viewed online at www.livememorialservices.com.