In Memory of




Obituary for Gerald McKay Rome

In Loving Memory of Gerald McKay Rome
(Retired Bank Manager of the Minden CIBC and Former Deputy Reeve of Minden Hills)

Born on April 19, 1931 and we are deeply saddened by the passing of Gerald McKay Rome on October 24, 2023, at the age of 92.

Beloved husband of Olga (nee Tichinoff). Loving father of Brian (Susan) Rome, and Judy (Joe) Bastone. Loving grampa to Anthony (Robyn), Richard (Vanessa), Michelle, and great grampa of Evelyn, Owen, Jason and Emma. Dear brother-in-law of Paul Tichinoff (Diane) and predeceased by his brother-in-law Bill Tichenoff (Janet) and Late Anne Whitworth (Jim). . Fondly remembered by his family and friends. He was committed to serving his community. He was the Minden CIBC branch manager for many years, Deputy Reeve of Minden Hills, a founding member of Stanworth Housing, Hospital Board member, Past President of the Minden Rotary Club and various other volunteer committees.
Friends are invited to visit the family at the Gordon A. Monk Funeral Home Ltd., 127 Bobcaygeon Rd., P.O. Box 427, Minden, Ontario K0M 2K0, on Friday, October 27, 2023 from 11:00 am until the time of the Funeral Service to celebrate Gerry’s life at 1:00 pm. Interment at the Minden Cemetery. Reception to follow back at the Funeral Home in the Monk-Cray Family Centre.

Memorial Donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.