1944 – 2013
N. Grosvenordale – Gerard O. “Jerry” Menard, 69, of Morin St., died unexpectedly at home on Thursday, August 29, 2013. He was the loving husband of the late Linda (Duquette) Menard. Born in Webster, MA, he is the son of Omer W. Menard of N. Grosvenordale and the late Edna (Blanchette) Menard.
Mr. Menard worked as the building manager for Nutmeg International Truck Sales for over 37 years.
He enjoyed candlepin bowling, going to the casinos, and playing pitch. He was a member of the Valley Springs Sportsman, Thompson rod and gun club, and the Can-Am Horseshoe league.
Jerry is survived by his father, a son Christopher Menard and his wife Elodie of Brooklyn, a sister Ann Gauvin of FL, his “adopted” grandchildren Emmalena, Bentley, and Skyelar; and his loving cat Alex.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Jerry will be held on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm in St. Joseph Church, 18 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Gilman and Valade Funeral Homes. For memorial guestbook visit www.GilmanAndValade.com