Gerald C. Rider, 92, of Brockton, died March 18, 2022. Native of Pennsylvania, he was career U.S. Navy veteran then worked for the U.S. Postal Service until retirement. Gerald was a life member of Baalis Sanford Lodge, Randolph Elks and Randolph Amvets. Husband of the late Alice (Kilroy)(Sorrell) Rider, he was the father of Carl Rider, Lorene Venezia (& Michael), Katherine Farrell, Richard Sorrell (& the late Melanie), Ramona Murray, David Sorrell, Phillip Sorrell & the late Christopher Rider, grandfather & great-grandfather of many; brother of Irene Bard, Linda Shaub and Carol Zook; and an uncle of many nieces and nephews. All are welcome to calling hours Wednesday (March 23) 4-7 p.m. in Waitt Funeral Home, 850 North Main St., Brockton. No flowers please, his funeral will be held in Pennsylvania.
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Gerald C. Rider, please visit our floral store.