- July 7, 1937 - December 13, 2011
- Rockland, Massachusetts
of Gerald's Passing
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“Please accept our condolences,sorry we missed the service Fred
1 of 22 | Posted by: Fred Dempsey - West barnstable, MA
“Marg and family I am so sorry to just now see that Gerry passed. I would have been at the wake and funeral. What a great loss. I can still hear him...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Joan Petersen - Whitman, MA
“Dear (Aunt) Margie & Family, I have so many wonderful memories of (Uncle) Gerry's terrific humor. No matter what, he could always make me smile and...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Jan (Baron) Pompeo - Carver, MA
“Sorry for your loss
4 of 22 | Posted by: Lynne Reale - MA - friend
“Please accept my heartfelt condolences. My thoughts and sympathy are with you at this time. I have fond memories from elementary school of times at...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Ellen (Kersey) Long - Rockland, MA
“Dear Margie and Family,
We are so very sorry for the loss of Gerry. We have lots of great memories of the many times spent together.. You are in...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Lyn and Marion Baron
“Whether we were camping or apple picking or hanging out we always had a good time, with all our kids and as grand parents roaming around portland...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: susan and leo - lafayette, LA
“Duncan family...so sorry for your loss...I was a friend of Julies growing up. Lots of fond memories.
8 of 22 | Posted by: Sheila DiTocco - Pembroke, MA
“I just want to say that all my prayers and thoughts are with you at this time of sorrow, and he will be missed by everyone.
9 of 22 | Posted by: Lynda Totte - East Bridgewater, MA
“Sorry for your loss. He was a great guy and will be missed.
10 of 22 | Posted by: Loretta Nelson
“Our deepest sympathy to the family.He effortlessly made us laugh.He will be sadly missed.
11 of 22 | Posted by: David @ Sharon Charbonneau - MA
“Sending love and prayers for all.
12 of 22 | Posted by: Meghan McCombs - MA - Great niece
“Dear Marg, Linda, families, Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this very difficult time in you life... I do want to say that Gerry & Marg...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Paula (Johnson) Murphy - Murphy, NC
“To Marjory,and family,Im really sorry to hear about Gerrys passing,he was definitely one of a kind of a guy i remember when you both would come to...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: james day - wellfleet, MA
“Jerry was good husband, a good father and a good grandfather. He will be sorely missed by all his family.
15 of 22 | Posted by: Thomas H. Dempsey, Jr. - Norwell, MA
“Susanne, I am so deeply sorry for your loss. I know this Gerald's passing has been very difficult for you - being so close to losing your other...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: ann burnham - stoneham, MA
“Even though I had only known Jerry for a short while I always noticed and appreciated his quick smile and easy sense of humor. Another great quality...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Rob Biela
“Jerry Duncan lit up our neighborhood. The Mayor of Belmont St.
He was always quick with a smile, a joke, and a hug ." Mornin Glory."
After a few...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Connie MacLean - Rockland, MA
“Dear Marj and family,For so many years you all have been a huge part of our lives. It's hard to imagine the future without Gerry and his warm humor,...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: John and Gerry Benedict - Canton, MA
“Linda & Family,Our thoughts & prayers are with you all during this difficult time. May you find some comfort & Strength through God. I will always...Read More »
20 of 22 | Posted by: Sandy & Tony Spicuzza - Hanson, MA
“Dear Linda and Family, We are sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. There is a special Angel looking...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Liz & Chuck Collyer - Rockland, MA
“linda I am so sorry to hear about your Dad, He Was such a happy man every time I saw him we can rember those times Please tell your MOM how sorry I...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: cathy ewell - rockland, MA
Gerald "Jerry" Duncan, 74 of Rockland, passed away peacefully on December 13, 2011 at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston after a period of failing health. He was born in Weymouth, son of the late Peter and Olga (Roman) Duncan and graduated from Quincy Trade School, class of 1956. He worked for 30 years in Local #424 Carpenters Union, retiring in 1995 to enjoy his golden years.
Gerald is survived by his wife, Marjoryann (Dempsey) Duncan of Rockland. Beloved father of Gerald (Larry) Duncan and his wife Rachel of Brockton, Linda and her husband Warren Najarian, Jr. of Rockland, Natalie of Brockton, Sheila and her husband Richard Charbonneau of Raynham, MaryEllen and her husband Agostinho Rodrigues of East Taunton, and by his cherished grandchildren, James Thetonia, Kathryn Najarian, Jackie and Jillian Charbonneau, and Ana, Augie and Grace Rodrigues. In addition, he leaves his sisters, Shirley Graham of Harwich, Margaret Horgan of Abington, Suzanne Duncan of Quincy, Diane Duncan of Ohio, and his brother Daniel of Quincy. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son David, his daughter Julie and by his brothers, Charles, David, and John.
The Duncan family invites friends and loved ones to celebrate Gerald's life at the Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home 135 Union St. Rockland on Friday, December 16th, 2011 from 4:00-7:00 PM. A funeral home service will be held on Saturday at 12:00 PM and will be followed by cremation.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Brockton Area ARC, 1250 West Chestnut Street, Brockton MA 02391. Services will be followed by cremation.