June 17, 2019
Lepine, Gerald (Jed) – passed away peacefully on June 17, 2019 in Trail, BC.
Gerry was born and raised in Trail and after finishing high school, got a job at Teck. He worked at Teck for 38 years before retiring. He enjoyed camping and fishing on the Arrow Lakes as well as hunting and curling. He also loved coaching his son for many years in sports.
Gerry was predeceased by his parents Maxime and Kathleen Lepine. He is survived by his loving wife Delaina of 38 years, his children Michelle (Gerry) and Brad and his one and only grandchild Bentley. He will be missed by his sisters Diane (Dan), Bev (Jack) and Wendy (Dave), his brothers Brien (Heather) and Roland (Lucy), many brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law and nieces and nephews.
A private family graveside service will be held at Mountain View Cemetery in Rossland.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion Hall in Trail on Friday, July 5, 2019 from 1-4 pm. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Gerald’s name may be made to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation (Oncology Unit) at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail, BC, V1R 4M1 or online at www.kbrhhealthfoundation.ca.
The family would like to give special thanks to Dr. Scotland and Dr. Yo as well as the wonderful nurses and staff.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca.
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