Jerald E. Squires

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Jerald E. Squires, 73, passed away early Sunday morning, February 3, 2013 at the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans in Marquette.

Jerald was born on April 2, 1939 in Barton, Vermont, a son of the late Basil and Effie (Eastman) Squires. He retired as a civil engineer from the former K.I. Sawyer Air Force Base.

Jerald is survived by three daughters, Cindy Squires of Gwinn, Debra (Greg) Westhart of Moody Air Force Base, GA, and Vicky Sicotte of Gwinn; nine grandchildren, Jessica Squires, Joshua Squires, Justin Batcheller, Donald Motley, Jr., Edward Motley, Bryana Westhart, Jacquelyn McCoy, John Michael Sicotte, Jr., and Jason Sicotte; one great granddaughter, Adriana Revord; a brother, David (Susan) Squires of Barton, VT; niece, Michelle Trottier of Wheelock, VT; also his former wife and dear friend, Lynda Holm of Marquette.

A memorial service will take place on Friday at 6 p.m. in the chapel of the D.J. Jacobetti Home for Veterans with Rev. Ardy Johnson officiating.

The Canale-Gwinn Funeral Home is assisting the family.