Buddy Juan Gerardo

Birth Date: 
Wednesday, February 21, 1945
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, December 17, 2020

Buddy Juan Gerardo, 75, of Wooster died on Thursday December 17, 2020 at his home.

He was born February 21, 1945 in the Philippines to Juan and Encarnacion Juan Gerardo.  On December 29, 1984, he married Julie Ruiz.  She survives.

Buddy retired from the Wooster Brush Company in 2018 after many years of service.  He also enjoyed fishing and playing Jazz on his saxophone.  He was a member of St. Mary’s.

Along with his wife, Buddy is survived by his daughters Bianca (Jordan Look) Gerardo of Grove City and Shereen Modraunt of Washington; step-children Ronald (Arveb) Matutina of CA, Randy Matutina of the Philippines; daughter-in-law Sharon Matutina of HI; grandchildren Kaleb Shie, Kayson Look, Oren Mordaunt, Ysabela, Venice, Sophie, Robin and Kimberly Matutina; siblings Josefina Corpuz, Serafin Gerardo, Angelo Gerardo, Paulino Gerardo and Mary Sendino. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, step-son Roberto Matutina and brothers Fortunato and Prospero Gerardo.

There will be no services or calling hours.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family. 

Contributions may be directed to St. Mary, P.O. Box 109, Wooster, Ohio 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com


Memorial Contributions: 

Contributions may be directed to St. Mary, P.O. Box 109, Wooster, Ohio 44691.


So sorry to hear about Buddy’s passing. May he Rest In Peace.

Our deepest Sympathy Julie and whole family I'm very sad to hear about Buddy passing

We share the same room growing up went to Strads 6 gig after my studies in college went home together after, stop by card game to try our luck one time before going home I polished your boots folded your coat prepared your uniform soo many memories Buddy I will miss you. In behalf of my family we offer you Julie Bianca and your families our condolences and comforts, and prayers. Stay strong and stay safe. We all love you!

Prayers for the entire family. May happy memories of Buddy sustain you through hard times. May he rest in peace.

Prayers to the entire family, May you rest in peace uncle. We love you from Tuazon Family

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