Pavilion ~ Our Beloved father, Gerald Thomas Harding, age 79, of Fox Place Road, passed away early Wednesday morning (July 17, 2013) at Strong Memorial Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Harding was born May 27, 1934 in LeRoy, a son of the late Edward and Marion Campbell Harding. He was a dear dad and grandfather and was known for his love of his children. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and an avid hunter. One of his biggest passions was racing. He was an avid race car fan and sponsor. He is survived by his children; Diana Lynn Schulz of Colorado Springs, Christel Gayhart of LeRoy, Kelly (Dennis) Crowe of Bergen, Edward Harding of Batavia, Richard Leubner of Arkansas, Robert Leubner of LeRoy, Gary Harding of Pavilion and Gerald (Acacia) Harding of Pavilion, a dear cousin, Jacque Reamer of Pavilion, along with 18 adored grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and many dear friends. He was predeceased by his brother, Richard Harding. Family and friends may call on Friday, July 19, from 2 ~ 9 PM at the Falcone Family Funeral & Cremation Service Inc., 8700 Lake Road (Rt. 19), LeRoy. Funeral services will be private. Memorial contributions may be offered to the family, who will organize a sponsorship of a future memorial race in Jerry’s honor.