Peacefully at the Arnprior and District Memorial Hospital on Wednesday evening, September 13th, 2017; Gerald Alonzo Brown of Arnprior passed away at the age of 76 years. Gerald is survived by 6 children: Sue, Kevin, Dan and Doug Brown and Scott and Ty Ollson. Predeceased by a daughter, Patty Brown and a son, Richard Ollson. Gerald grew up in the Gatineau. A rough and tumble no-nonsense kind of guy, he spent much of his working career as a truck driver. He retired to Arnprior several years ago. He will be remembered for his countless hours spent preparing meals and helping out at the Arnprior Legion. Friends were invited to join Gerald’s family during visitation at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Thursday evening, September 21th from 6 to 8 p.m. only. Cremation followed. In Gerald’s memory, please consider a donation to the Arnprior Legion.