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60 Roe Ave
P.O. Box 539
Gander, NL A1V 2E1
Phone: 709-256-8585 or 1-888-256-8585
Fax: 709-256-7606
Gerald Dooley

Gerald J. Dooley

Tuesday, July 26th, 1927 - Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Gerald James
July 26, 1927 – December 4, 2018

Our beloved husband and father passed peacefully away at Lakeside Homes, Gander on Tuesday December 4, 2018 at the age of 91 years. Our father was a quiet and gentle man with a big heart. He came to gander from Sweet Bay, Bonavista Bay, NL., as a young man to find work. Once he found a job he returned to Sweet Bay and married Mary Elizabeth Maloney whom he shared his life with. He worked for MOT for 35 years and retired in 1987. He was well respected by those he worked with.

Gerald was predeceased by his parents Daniel & Catherine Dooley; son Phillip (February 2018); brothers: James, Daniel; sister Mary. His only surviving sibling Nellie Kelly. He will be sadly missed by his devoted wife Mary whom he shared 68 wonderful years; sons: Barry, Donnie, Danny and Ron and only daughter Ruby (Eric). He loved his grandchildren Nicole, Nancy (Glen), Melissa (Dustin) and Bradley. He loved his great grandchildren: Ava and Hunter. He will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews who loved him.

One of his favorite things to do was to go trout fishing at Deadman’s Pond. He also enjoyed being in the woods to cut his own firewood. He enjoyed going to his cabin in Sweet Bay, the community where he was born. Dad was a happy person and he always put his family first before himself. He was content with the simple things in life.

In keeping with his wishes cremation has taken place. There will be a family service held at Stacey’s Funeral Home, 60 Roe avenue, Gander on Thursday December 6, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. officiated by Father William Hearn with interment to follow at All Saints cemetery. As expressions of sympathy in lieu of flowers donation may be made in his memory to the H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation.

Our family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Lakeside Homes who took very good care of our husband and father while in residence. He received the best care and lots of love.

We have many fond memories of our Dad and he will be forever in our hearts. Rest in Peace Dad – you will never be forgotten. Our memories of you will live on through us and your grandchildren and great grandchildren.
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  • Service

    Thursday, December 6th, 2018 | 1:00pm
    Thursday, December 6th, 2018 1:00pm
    Stacey's Funeral Home, Gander
    60 Roe Ave
    A family service will be held.
    Father William Hearn
  • Interment

    All Saints Cemetery, Gander


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Barry ( book ) Clouter

Posted at 03:25pm
Remember Mr. Dooley very well on Alcock Cresent, a very kind and gentle man. My condolences to the family.


Maureen (HOLLOHAN) Dyke

Posted at 03:52pm
Dear Dooley Family .
Gerald was a special , Husband , Father & Friend. He was a Gentleman, with a gentle voice.
He had respect for everyone. He was humble. May he join Phill. I know they will be so happy
To see each other. Life in years seem long, but it is always too short when they are your lifeline
In life. Rest, and Thank you for all your kindness to everyone.
Sorry we were not able to attend service.

Kitty & Kevin Freake

Posted at 09:11pm
To Mrs. Dooley and family....
Our thoughts are with you all at this difficult time. Mr. Dooley was a very special man that everybody who knew him respected him very much. Think of all the beautiful memories you have of him as a husband and father and cherish them. Hugs to all
Kevin and Kitty

Sadie & Glen Cooper

Posted at 08:25pm
Sincere condolences to Mrs Dooley and the Dooley family.

Mac Wells

Posted at 02:33pm
To Ron, Ruby, and the Dooley Family: Mom and Mr. Dooley have been side by side residents at Lakeside for some time. I saw him on Tuesday pass and I missed that wonderful smile he usually gave me when I greeted him at the Home. He was, indeed, a gentle man and I will miss seeing him. It was heart warming to see the love that you showed for him to the very end. May you cherish the memories.

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