Name:   William Albert Gerard

From:  The Mountain Democrat, Placerville, California
Date:  Friday, November 4, 1977

William A. Gerard, 48, of Georgetown, died Nov. 2 at a Sacramento hospital.  He was born in California and lived all his life in El Dorado county.  He was a self-employed logging contractor.

Mr. Gerard was a member of the Georgetown lodge No. 25, F & A.M.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy F. Gerard, three daughters, Barbara Gerard, Audrey Gerard, and Carolyn Gerard, all of Georgetown; a brother, Charles O. Jones of Georgetown, and a sister, Emily Warner of Diamond Springs.

A funeral will be held Saturday, Nov. 5 at 11 a.m. at the Georgetown Masonic lodge, under the direction of Chapel of the Pines.  Interment will be in the Georgetown, Pioneer Cemetery, under the auspices of the Georgetown lodge 25, F. & A. M.