Gerald Cline of Ponoka, Alberta passed away peacefully at the age of 82 years on May 16, 2010 at the Ponoka Hospital and Care Centre. Gerald was born on October 27, 1927 in the Hazel Hill District of Ponoka. Gerald met Anna in the Ponoka area in 1950 and they were married in 1952. Gerald worked various jobs before they bought the farm in 1962. He enjoyed his animals and his greatest joys were his grandchildren. Gerald will be lovingly missed by his wife of 58 years, Anna; sons Brian (Darlene),Terry (Marie) and Gene (Melody); daughters Cindy (Neal) Jehn and Sherlee Cline (Kevin Knox); grandchildren: Laura (Garret) Malyk, Craig, Erin, Paige, Jordan, Michael and Ryan Cline, Chad and Cass Jehn, Tyler Rodwell, Randi (Trent) Babb and Levon Rodwell; great-grandchildren: Caitlyn and Cole Malyk, Aiden and Kayley Babb; brother-in-law Norris Bragg; as well as numerous other relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Henry and Susan Cline, son John, granddaughter Callie Jehn, brothers James, Wes, Leonard and Charles and his sister Elsie Bragg. A Celebration of Gerald’s life will be held at the Ponoka Funeral Home on Friday, May 21, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. with Robin King officiating. Interment will follow in the Forest Home Cemetery. Memorial donations are gratefully accepted to S.T.A.R.S. 1441 Aviation Park NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8M7 or to the Ponoka Hospital Palliative Care Unit.
Arrangements Entrusted To Ponoka Funeral Home