Gerard Cayer


DERBY, Conn. — Gerard Cayer, 85, of Shelton, Conn., passed into eternal peace on Saturday, Feb. 8, at Griffin Hospital in Derby, Conn.

Gerard was the devoted husband for 63 years to Jacqueline (Blanchette) Cayer, from Lewiston; he was the beloved father of Fran Cayer, Mary Ann Rasmussen and John (Mary Beth) Cayer; and he adored his two sisters, Berangere “Beebe” Selepec and Therese Peterson. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Joshua and Carey Ramussen; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his sisters, Sister Monique Cayer, PFM, and Sister Catherine Cayer, PFM; and his brothers, Luke, Jules, Jean-Marie and Noel Cayer.

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