Gerald J. Marquis passed away suddenly on Sunday, December 23, 2001 at the Sault Area Hospitals at the age of 63 years. Beloved husband of Freda Marquis. Cherished father of Reno (Wanda), Nancy and Patsy (Ray). Adored Grandpa of Maria & Gerald Marquis and Mika Alatalo. Brother of (from New Brunswick) Roger (Rose), Rita (Rheo), Mona and (from Maine) Jeanne (Jess) and Rina (Ray). Predeceased by his sister Therese (Rhenaud) of New Brunswick. Brother-in-law ("Brother") to many of the Deault family. He brought many happy memories to nieces and nephews. Missed by his best pals Lucky (cat) and Raven (dog). In respect of his wishes, a private funeral service will be held at Northwood Funeral Home (942 Great NorthernRoad, 945-7758) on Friday, Dec. 28. In lieu of flowers and due to his great love of all animals, memorial donations made to the Humane Society would be greatly appreciated or to the S.A.H. Intensive Care Unit that gave him such exceptional care.