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Monday November 9, 2020
2:00 PM
Family and friends will gather for prayers in the PATTISON CHAPEL on Sunday, November 8th at 7:00 p.m.. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Holy Family Parish (1451 Strachan Road S.E.) on Monday, November 9th at 2:00 p.m. with Fr. Greg Coupal, Celebrant.
In memory of
Gerard Nadeau
February 13, 1941 - November 04, 2020 - Age 79

1941 ~ Gerard Nadeau ~ 2020

Gerard (Gerry) Raymond Nadeau of Medicine Hat passed away peacefully on November 4, 2020 with his family by his side following a courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer. Gerry is survived by Elizabeth, his loving wife of 52 years. He also leaves to cherish his memory three children, Marc (Jacqueline), Monique and Melissa; six loving grandchildren, Mikaela, David, Abbey, Laura, Braydon and Robert and sisters, Mariette (Mike) and Anita; and two sisters-in-law, Karen Lyons and Margaret Rocheleau. Gerry was predeceased by his parents Norman, Frances and Belva Nadeau and three brothers-in-law, Larry Beaudoin, Felix Lyons, and Fr. Dan Rocheleau. Gerry was active in the Medicine Hat community as a business owner, past President of the Motor Dealers Association of Alberta, past President of the Rotary Club of Medicine Hat, the Knights of Columbus, Connaught Golf Club and Medicine Hat Andante Band. He will be remembered by all for his tremendous sense of humor and infectious laugh, as well as his constant kindness and generosity towards others. Family and friends will gather for prayers in the PATTISON CHAPEL on Sunday, November 8th at 7:00 p.m.. The funeral mass will be celebrated at Holy Family Parish (1451 Strachan Road S.E.) on Monday, November 9th at 2:00 p.m. with Fr. Greg Coupal, Celebrant. Due to restrictions in place regarding COVID-19 from the Chief Medical Officer of Health - funeral services are now limited to no more than 100 attendees including family and funeral home staff. A private family interment will follow in the Hillside Cemetery. If you wish to watch the funeral mass please go to Youtube.com and type in Medicine Hat Holy Family Church. In lieu of flowers, those who wish to remember Gerry with a donation, may do so to the Cancer Research Society or Carmel Hospice St. Joseph's Home, Medicine Hat. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: office@pattisonfuneralhome.com subject heading: Gerry Nadeau.

If you wish to view the funeral service please click on the following link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_q6v4s5dKzg&t=1987s

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Message from Carol Kovacevic November 06, 2020
Sincere condolences.
Mijo & Carol Kovacevic ( Beaudoin)
Carol Kovacevic
Message from George & Dean Labas November 06, 2020
WE were saddened to hear of Gerry's passing. He was a great guy and will be missed.
George & Dean Labas
Message from Brenda Fischer November 06, 2020
Dear Liz and family
Thinking of you at this difficult time. My sympathies to you all
Brenda Fischer
Message from Bob and Mary Lemire November 06, 2020
We were saddened to hear of Gerry's passing. He loved telling stories and brought his sense of humor and love of travel to our office to entertain us all. My deepest condolences to the whole family.
Bob and Mary Lemire
Message from Betty-Ann & Denis Lefebvre November 06, 2020
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Gerry. May he rest in peace.
With a prayer
Betty-Ann & Denis Lefebvre
Message from Lucille Boisvert November 06, 2020
Liz and family.
My deepest sympathy to your family. Gerry always had a lot of stories to tell! He was very kind hearted and always very upbeat. He will be missed.
Lucille Boisvert
Lucille Boisvert
Message from Judy humphreys November 06, 2020
My sincere sympathy to you all.
Judy humphreys
Message from Carl DeLuca November 06, 2020
Sincere condolences on the loss of your father.
Carl DeLuca
Message from Doreen Ludwar November 06, 2020
So sorry to hear of Gerry's passing. May the love and support of family and friends help you through this very difficult time.
Doreen Ludwar
Message from Cheryl Kastrukoff November 06, 2020
Liz and Melissa, I am very sorry for your loss 💔 sending so much love and strength to help you navigate through this loss.
Cheryl Kastrukoff
Message from George and Cathy Hopkins November 06, 2020
Our deepest condolences on your profound loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.
George and Cathy Hopkins
Message from Fr. Rick Janisse November 07, 2020
Dear Liz and family:
I have just learned of Gerry’s death. Please be assured of my prayers and sympathy and know I will remember him in my daily Mass.
Fr. Rick Janisse
Message from Elaine wiedemann November 07, 2020
Dear family of Gerry,
My condolences on Gerry's passing. I will remember his friendliness and community spirit. Peace to you as you celebrate Gerry's life on Monday. Elaine Wiedemann
Elaine wiedemann
Message from , November 07, 2020
Sincere condolences at this difficult time you are in our prayers

Dan & Laura Simone (Beaudoin)
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Message from Des & Pat Grant November 07, 2020
Dear Liz & family
We were so very sad to learn of Gerry's passing and also how he had endured the worst cancer! He was the best Cooper Rd. neighbor - full of fun, helpful and kind. Though his suffering has ended we know he will be missed.
Sincere Condolences
Des & Pat Grant
Des & Pat Grant
Message from Brenda Desjarlais November 07, 2020
Liz and family, I am so sorry for the loss of Gerry. I will keep all of you in my prayers🙏
Brenda Desjarlais
Message from Chuck/Mary Peterson November 07, 2020
Dear Liz , Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family at this sad time . Will always remember Gerry’s laughter ... miss those fun times !
Virtual hugs to all .. Chuck ,Mary and family
Chuck/Mary Peterson
Message from Sharon Middleton- Reich and Perry Reich November 07, 2020
Liz and family. So sorry for your loss. Please know our prayers and thoughts are with you
Sharon Middleton- Reich and Perry Reich
Message from pierre damour November 08, 2020
sorry about your lost. my prayers are with you.
pierre damour
Message from Eileen Schmidt November 08, 2020
Thinking of you Liz, so sorry for your loss.
Eileen
Eileen Schmidt
Message from Terri Drefs November 08, 2020
Dear Liz and family
Just wanted to send a big hug to each of you. Hearing you talk about Gerry over the years made me feel like I really knew him. Hugs to each of you. Take good care of yourselves.
Terri Drefs
Message from Mary Brink November 08, 2020
Liz and Family
Sending my deepest sympathy in your loss.. May God help you through this difficult time and bless you all.
Mary Brink
Message from Ted & Judy Bierbach & family November 08, 2020
Dear Liz & Family—Please accept our sincere sympathy on Gerry’s passing.
Ted & Judy Bierbach & family
Message from Jack & Gayle Lemire November 08, 2020
Liz and family,
Gayle and I were both surprised and saddened when we read about Gerry’s passing. He always had a smile on his face and a kind word to say. We know you will miss him dearly, but he will never be gone as his love lives with you for eternity.
Jack & Gayle Lemire
Message from Bob & Gail Graham November 09, 2020
Liz our thoughts & prayers are with you at this time. May your memories ease your pain & always keep Gerry close.
Bob & Gail Graham
Message from Mel and Catherine Brunet Tecumseh Ontario November 09, 2020
Deepest Sympathies
Remembering an old friend
Mel and Catherine Brunet Tecumseh Ontario
Message from Ken and Rita Graumans. November 09, 2020
Dear LIZ,
Our deepest condolences with the loss of Gerry to you and your family our prayers are with in this difficult time.
Ken and Rita Graumans.
Ken and Rita Graumans.
Message from Dale and Lenora Stein November 09, 2020
Our condolences Liz and family, what a stellar guy Gerry was and we will always remember the twinkle in his eyes. He will be greatly missed!
Dale and Lenora Stein
Message from Ken Blair November 09, 2020
Liz & family. I did not know that Gerry was ill. I’m so glad to have known him. My sincere condolences on his passing.
Ken Blair
Message from Terry Partis November 09, 2020
My condolences to Liz & Nadeau families. He was a great person, and always fun to be around. Liz, I know what pain you are suffering in the loss of a long term spouse. If you ever need an ear to listen, feel free to call me anytime.
Terry Partis
Message from Sharon , Jim Stolz November 09, 2020
We are sorry to hear of Jerry’s passing. Jim and I send you and your family love and prayers . We will surely miss him !

Deepest sympathy Sharon and Jim
Sharon , Jim Stolz
Message from Frank and Claire Rocheleau/Kapasi November 09, 2020
So sorry to hear of Ger's passing, Lots of great memories from our childhood/teen years, especially all the go-cart races that we enjoyed.
Frank and Claire Rocheleau/Kapasi
Message from Ric and Anne Carrier November 09, 2020
Dear Liz and family: Thoughts and prayers are with all of you. So hard to lose a wonderful husband, father and grandfather, but I know you will cherish and remember all the great memories. His infectious smile and laugh will be remembered by me.
Ric and Anne Carrier
Message from Garry and Estelle Lux November 10, 2020
Dear Liz and family, so saddened to hear about the loss of Gerry. Our thoughts and prayers to you at this sad time. Love Garry and Estelle
Garry and Estelle Lux
Message from Todd Roberts November 11, 2020
Marc and Family.
Diana and I saddened by your family’s loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
Todd, Diana, Adriana and Andrew
Todd Roberts
Message from Stephanie Toews November 11, 2020
Liz,
I was saddened to hear of Gerry's passing. His smile lit up the room, and he was very kind. He spoke fondly of you and his family. Praying for God's comfort at this difficult time.
Stephanie Toews
Message from Sandy Schafer November 11, 2020
Liz , thinking of you during this difficult time ,I am so sad for your loss
Sandy Schafer
Message from Marilyn Herrmann November 20, 2020
Sending sincere sympathies. I worked with Gerry many years ago on the Canada Day Committee and enjoyed his laughter, his passion for Canada and his giving spirit. He was a very good man.
Marilyn Herrmann