Gerlald M. Healey, age 73, of Stratford, formerly of Mayfair, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on October 6, 2019. Beloved husband of Patricia (nee Davis). Devoted father of Gerald Jr. (Deborah), Brian (Elizabeth), and Kristina (Timothy) Estilow. Loving grandfather of Gerald III, John, Kevin, Brian Jr., Olivia, and Rylyn. Dear brother of Joseph, predeceased by the late Marion Whalen, Thomas, James, Donald, John, and Joan Healey. Also survived by many special nieces, nephews, and in-laws. Gerald was a proud Vietnam Veteran of the US Navy. He was a longtime employee for the US Postal Service in Tacony. Gerald enjoyed the years he spent coaching baseball, and was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan, but most of was a true family man who adored his wife, children, and grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing and visitation Thursday evening 6-9pm and Friday morning 11am-12pm at Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish – St. Luke Church, 55 Warwick Rd. Stratford, NJ 08084. Funeral Mass Friday at 12pm followed by Military Honors. Burial will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Gerald's name to the Abramson Cancer Center at www.pennmedicine.org/cancer/giving.