Peacefully at his home, on Saturday, December 23, 2023, Gerry passed away at the age of 85.

He was an active man who loved his family, gardening & baking.  He was well known for giving away all the produce he grew in his large garden as well as his delicious baking to his family, neighbours & friends.  He was a proud honorary life member of the Morden Volunteer Fire Department.

He leaves to mourn his wife Juliette, daughters Jeannette Labossiere, & Denise (Jamie) Hartry.  His grandchildren Wesley (Cindy) Labossiere, Brittany (Justin) Fehr, Blake (Jenny) Hartry, great grandchildren Hayden Hockin, Brady & Dylan Labossiere, Miller & Van Hartry & Smith Fehr.  His siblings, Rene Des Lauriers, Patricia Regnier, Doreen (Gilles) Prefontaine, Edna (Archie) McRae, Irene (Eugene) Kogan, sisters in law Therese Vielfaure & Florence Bergeron as well as many nieces & nephews.

He was predeceased by his parents Emilie & Gaspard Des Lauriers, grand daughter Stacey, son-in-law Romeo, & sister Rita. 

Funeral service will be held on Friday, December 29, 2023 at 2:00 at Doyle’s Funeral Home in Carman.

Cremains will be interred at a later date at the Greenwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Boundary Trails Foundation Building Expansion. Box 2000, Station Main, Winkler, MB, R6W 1H8.

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Doyles Funeral Home
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