Gerard "Jerry" Charles 59 of Matthews, NC, formerly of Mansfield & South Boston, MA, passed away peacefully at home on July 8, 2019.
Beloved husband of Karen (Burke). Son of the late James and Anne (Higgins) Foley. Loving father of Kerri Elliot and her husband Brian and grandfather of Rachael Kelly, Rebecca Elliot and great granddaughter Adalynn Kelly. Dear brother of James P. Foley Jr., his wife Francie, Anne Marie Dillon, her husband Jeff, Jeanne Feltch, her husband Chuck, Richard D. Foley and his wife Lauragene and many wonderful nieces and nephews. Jerry will also be missed by the many friends he made over the years at the Beantown and Foxboro VFW.
Jerry worked for many years as an optician at the Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary in Boston, MA.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Jerry's memory can be made to Novant Health Hospice, P.O. Box 33549, Charlotte, NC 28233.
When: Friday, July 12th, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
Location: Gaskin Funeral
Address: 14617 B West Lawyers Rd. MATTHEWS, NC 28104