It is with deep sorry and much love that we mourn the passing of Gerald Castagner. He passed away on May 8, 2024 at the age of 69 years. Gerald was born in Cabri, SK. He spent many years working and traveling abroad as an Environmental Engineer. He has been in Nanaimo for many years. Gerald enjoyed scuba diving, goose hunting, listening to blues music, gardening, riding his scooter and running and riding his bike around the lake. He leaves behind his siblings, Pat Gossard (Jerry Gossard), Valerie Voll (Jim Voll); Shirley Hoogeveen (Brian Hoogeveen) ; as well as many nephews, nieces, and cousins. Gerald is predeceased by his mother Ida Castagner and father Alfred Castagner; his brother in law Jerry Gossard, and his nephew Clint Gossard and niece Barbara Hnatiuk. He will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him. There will be no service at this time.