Gerald Sirois died March 10. He was 71.

Mr. Sirois was born May 23, 1941, Waterbury, Conn. He married Carol Turnbull in 1991 in Springfield. He worked as an advisor at Lane Community College.  

He was one of 10 children with six preceding him in death and three remaining. He is survived by many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 16 St. Alice Church in Springfield. Memorial donations can be made to Lane Community College Foundation or Greenhill Humane Society.