Wilfred ‘Gerry’ King passed away peacefully at Matthew’s House Hospice, Alliston, on Saturday, June 24th, 2023. Age 83 years.

Beloved husband of the late Marlene for 59 years. Loving father of Glen, Kevin, Helen (Randy), and Catherine (Jason), and his beloved pet Jackie. Loving Grandpa of Alyssa (Marvin), Matt, and Brianna. ‘GG’ (Great Grandpa) of Aneelia, Rowyn, Braxton, Hendrix, and Zane. Dear brother of Betsy, Shirley, Sylvia, Archie, and the late Chuck. Fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Resting at Moose Deer Point Recreation Centre, where family and friends will be received on Thursday, June 29th, 2023 from 12:00 – 2:00 P.M.

Service will take place at Moose Deer Point Recreation Centre on Thursday, June 29th, from 2:00 – 3:00 P.M.

Reception to follow, from 3:00 – 4:00 P.M.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to Matthew’s House Hospice would be appreciated.


Sending our heartfelt condolences to the King family. Many great memories made with both of your parents.
-Joyce Family from Bond Head

-Ralph and Maureen Joyce

So sorry to learn of Gerry's passing. Always enjoyed when Gerry and Marlene visited Grandma Blacklock's in Lion's Head. Fun pair.
My sympathy to all the family.

-Bonnie Warder

Our deepest condolences to you and your family

-Mike Murphy

Sorry for your loss. Enjoyed working with Gerry for many years. Condolences to the family

-Maddy Oglesby

So very sorry to hear of the passing of my favourite patient! I will remember him and our “Sara steady” rides fondly! We have all of Gerry’s family in our prayers during this great loss.

-Shannon and Shane Grainger