October 22, 1936 ~ August 26, 2020
Born in: Rochester, NY
Resided in: Greece, NY
Gerard C. Doerr
Greece: Wednesday, August 26, 2020 at age 83. Gerard went home to be with his wife of 56 years, Jeannette Doerr; his parents, Leo and Theresa Doerr; brothers, Thomas and Edward Doerr, sister-in-law, Carol. He is survived by his loving daughter and son-in-law, Roberta and Michael Cappon; grandchildren, Rebecca (Adam) Townsend, Theresa (Andrew Lagares) Cappon and Gerard (Deanna) Cappon; great-grandchildren, Andrew, Tahliya, Jackson and twin boys on the way; sister-in-law, Rita Doerr; many nieces and nephews.
Gerard was a lifelong resident of Charlotte and a retiree of Eastman Kodak Co. He enjoyed trollies and trains. He was a member of the Rochester Model Railroad Club and NY Museum of Transportation. He loved camping, road trips and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Gerard’s visitation will be held Sunday, August 30th 1-5 PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson, 1075 Long Pond Road, where his celebration of life will be held Monday, August 31st at 10:00 AM in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, Parma Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Jewish Home of Rochester or Parkinson’s Foundation in his memory. For more information and to sign his online guestbook, visit www.meesonfamily.com.
The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Gerard C. Doerr 's name.