Gerard J. Chisholm, age 65 of Canton and East Falmouth passed away April 21st at home. Born in Boston, he was raised in Canton and graduated from Canton High School. He worked for the Pipefitters Union Local #537 for many years before retiring. He was a member of the American Legion Post # 24 in Canton and the founder of the American Legion Riders. He was a former coach for Canton Youth Hockey and a longtime member of the Canton Town Club.
Beloved husband of Melanie A. (Babikian). Father of Michael G. Chisholm and his wife Elizabeth of Sturbridge and Michelle M. Farwell and her husband Matthew of Easton. Grandfather of Katherine and William Chisholm and Dylan Farwell. Brother of William “Barry” Chisholm and Robert Chisholm both of S.C. Visiting hours at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home 455 Washington St. Canton Friday from 10 am to 2 pm. The visitation will be followed by a Celebration of Gerry’s life at the American Legion Post #24, 950 Washington St. Canton Friday at 2:30 pm. Burial private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory the Canton Veteran Service Department 801 Washington St. Canton, MA 02021.