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Gerald T. "Gerry" Bulat, Sr.

September 30, 2020


Gerry passed away suddenly at home in his sleep on September 30, 2020.

Gerry was the son of the late Stanley Anthony Bulat, Sr. and Mary Ellen Morris. He was a retired self-employed general contractor and machinist. He was previously employed by General Motors and duPont Wilmington Shops. Gerry served four years in the US Navy-Naval Air. He graduated from high school at Brown Technical School and received his journeyman papers as a machinist in trade school.

Surviving Gerry are his loving wife of 46 years, Linda; his daughter, Tressa (Steve), his son, Gerald, and his 6 grandchildren. Gerry was preceded in death by his brother, Stanley, Jr., and his son, Eric Bolen.

Gerry lived life to the fullest, was always welcoming, friendly and would drop what he was doing for anyone in need. He spent his free time traveling, fishing, boating, and motorcycling, with his grandchildren, family, and friends. Trips to Key West, South Dakota, Daytona and Myrtle Beach were his favorites.

An afternoon viewing will be held from 1-2:30 pm Friday, October 9, 2020 at the Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Road, Wilmington.  The viewing  will be conducted following CDC guidelines including face masks and social distancing.  

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Delaware Humane Association



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October 9, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Doherty Funeral Home - Pike Creek
3200 Limestone Road, Pike Creek
Wilmington, DE 19808

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