He was born
He was a retired toolmaker for Hansen Corp. He lived in
Gerald is survived by three sons, Jerry (Lynda) Banet and Jim Banet both of Princeton, John (Vicki) Banet of Mt. Olympus; two daughters, Jane Ann (Bill) Slinker of Newburgh, Judy (Bret) Hyneman of Mt. Olympus; eight grandchildren, David and Kenny Slinker, Shawn Halbig, Victor Banet, Carrie Davis, LaShel Montgomery, Charlie Banet, Clint Hyneman; and 11 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 64 years, Venetta I. Banet in 2004; infant daughter, Bernadette; brother, Richard Banet; and sister, Jeanette Groeger.
A Mass of Christian burial will be at
Visitation will be from
Tuesday at Colvin Funeral Home in