It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Gerald (Jerry) Walsh, who died peacefully in his home on Monday April 18th, 2022. Born to parents Albert and Viola Walsh (deceased) on March 4, 1949. He is reunited in heaven with them and his siblings, Joe (survived by Valerie), Jim (Jenny), Jeannette (Wes) and Diane. Survived by sister Debbie (Dave).Loving father to Nikki, Teisha (Chris), Ryan (Jacquie), Emiesha and Michael. Proud Bompa to Jordan (Kris), Jacob, Jesse, Kyle, Sydney, Bradan, Bailey, Morgan and Ryleigh. Great Grandfather to Liam, Mason and Peyton. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews and dear friend Martha. Jerry had a true love for the outdoors, enjoying many memories hunting & fishing especially with his brother Jim and nephews. Although born in Brantford, Ontario he was a free spirit who travelled all over North America and told stories about his travels like you could picture it. He was sober for 31 years with the support of his AA group, and best friend and sponsor Alan O’Donnell. He was committed to being on a journey of self discovery of healing and growth. Through his journey, he took each of us on a journey of our own.Cremation will take place Friday, April 22nd, 2022. A celebration of life will be announced.