Peacefully on Sunday 15th April 2018, at Macclesfield District General Hospital, Gerald aged 86 years of Macclesfield. A much-loved Dad of Susan, Shirley and Sandra, cherished Grandad of Charlotte, Nathan, Chris, Laura, April, Simon and Charley, treasured Great Grandad of Locryn, Arrietty, Penelope and Elsa. He will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by all his loving family and friends, Dad was a larger than life character, with an incredible sense of humour. The Funeral Service and Committal will take place at Macclesfield Crematorium on Wednesday 9th May at 2.40 pm. Family flowers only by request, but if desired donations may be sent for The Christie.