Gerard L. Tancrel


Gerard L. Tancrel

LEWISTON — Gerard L. Tancrel, 42, better known as “TANK,” passed away suddenly at his home on Friday, April 2, after a courageous battle with multiple illnesses.

He was born in Lewiston on Oct. 15, 1967, the son of Gerald and Joan (Wood) Tancrel. He was a 1986 graduate of Oak Hill High School.

Tank was a member of the Knucklbuster Motor Club and was very proud of his 1978 Ford truck. He enjoyed going to car shows and working on his truck. He also loved his dogs.

Tank had a huge heart and was loved by many and will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by his parents, Gerard and Joan Tancrel, of Sabattus; his sister, Jane Hinkley and her fiance, Donald “Bulldog” Derosier, of Sabattus; by his special loving nephew, Ryan Hinkley; and by many aunts, uncles and cousins.