Gerald Charles Hanson, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and family patriarch, died July 1, 2021, surrounded by his close family. He was 84. A life-long darts player, Gerald was known as an affable, jovial and friendly soul. To know him was to like him. He enjoyed soccer, baseball and cricket, and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion since 1966. Gerald is survived by his wife, Sherrin; his children, Rick, Catherine and Shawn; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and friends. Private family services have been entrusted to the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Lucknow. Condolences and memorial on-line at www.mackenzieandmccreath.com.