Gerald R. Chaulk
Gerald Chaulk, 84 of Hudson formerly of Cambridge, passed away peacefully on Thursday June 8, 2017. He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Marion I. (Cooper), Chaulk.
In addition to his wife, Gerald is also survived by his 2 children, Lauren A Chaulk of Hudson and Sgt Scott M Chaulk and his wife Donna of Hudson, 2 grandchildren Ryan and Zachary Chaulk, 2 brothers Donald and Kenneth Chaulk and many nieces and nephews.
Gerald was born on April 16, 1933 in Cambridge, Ma one of eleven children. He was the son of 2 hardworking Canadians from Trinity Bay Newfoundland, the late Ernest and Sarah (Cooke) Chaulk. He attended Cambridge Rindge High School and following graduation he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, proudly serving his nation from 1952 to 1955; serving in the Korean War. Following his return from service Gerald married the love of his life Marion and shortly after they settled in Hudson where they resided for the past 55 years. Gerald worked as Registry Inspector for over 20 years until he retired in 1981.
Gerald enjoyed crosswords, cribbage and attending all his grandsons sporting events. While younger he played Semi pro football in a Cambridge League as well as softball for Manny’s café in the Hudson softball league. He was a kind man, with a great sense of humor and an infectious smile. He will be dearly missed by all his family and friends.
A period of visitation will be held on Monday June 12, 2017 from 4:00PM to 7:00PM at Tighe Hamilton Regional Funeral Home, 50 Central St Hudson, Ma 01749. A Graveside Committal Service will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday June 13, 2017 at Saint Michaels Cemetery.