BEITZ, Gerald Joseph James -
Of Guelph, passed away peacefully at The Village of Riverside Glen, surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, February 17, 2019, in his 92nd year.
Beloved husband of the late Lorraine Beitz (nee Farrell, Feb. 6, 2009).
Loved father of the late Marion Shody, Sharon Cardiff, Barry (Nadia) Beitz, Randall (Colleen) Beitz, Gail (William) Schneider, Carl (Tamara) Beitz, Kevin (Remi) Beitz and Dean (Christina) Beitz. Loving grandfather of nineteen grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren. Survived by his sister Anita Damaren.
Friends will be received at the WALL-CUSTANCE FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL, 206 Norfolk St., Guelph on Thursday 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at The Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate, 28 Norfolk Street, Guelph on Friday, February 22, 2019 at 11 am. Interment Marymount Cemetery. Reception to follow at the church hall. Parish prayers will be held at the funeral home on Thursday at 3:30 pm.
Memorial contributions to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
|A tree will be planted in memory of Gerald J. J. Beitz in the Wall-Custance Memorial Forest, University of Guelph Arboretum. Dedication service, Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm.|