Gerald “Jed” Styles
Gerald “Jed” Styles of RR3 Williamsburg passed away at home after an 8 month illness on Jan., 5, 2007. He was 84.
He was born on May 21, 1922 in Williamsburg Township to the late Roy Styles and the late Dora Styles (nee Bowman). He is survived by his wife Georgina Styles (nee Meyer). He was the father of Linda (Tom) Nixon of St. Albert, Alta., and Mary (Garry) Whitteker of RR3 Williamsburg. He will be fondly remembered by grandchildren Tricia, Paul, Tammy, Stacey, Shelley, Tracy, Kole, Ainsley, Cambrie, Ryan, Samuel, Michael, Brooke, and Brandan, and by nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother George.
Jed, a lifetime resident of the area was a former dairy farmer, and truck driver with the United Counties. He was a lifetime member of Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Riverside Heights.
Friends called at Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home in Williamsburg on Jan. 7. The funeral was held on Jan. 8 at Holy Trinity Anglican Church in Riverside Heights with Rev. Craig Bowers officiating. Interment followed at St. Lawrence Valley Union Cemetery in Long Sault. The pallbearers were Ray Lee, Dan McIntosh, John Walker,Glenn Whitteker, Charlie Whitteker, and Raymond Van Moorsel.
Donations to Winchester District Memorial Hospital would be appreciated by the family.