Gardner Gerard Corkum, 90, of Bridgewater died peacefully March 20, 2018 in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool. Son of the late Russell and Effie Corkum, he worked as a carpenter with his father's contracting business, delivered rural mail and worked for Irving Oil until his retirement. He was a member of Bridgewater Baptist Church, former Deacon, and a retired member of the Bridgewater Fire Department. He is survived by his wife, Pearl (Walls); sons Byron (Sandy); Barry (Wendy); Hal (Kathy); grandchildren, Jeffery (Michelle); Patrick (Kelsi); Lindsay (Mike); Tiffany (Ryan); Cody (Tiffany Dawn) and great-grandchildren, Dylan; Maddox; Stokli; Athen; Nevaeh; Spencer; Cohen; Quinn; nieces and nephews and family friend Helen Sarty. He was predeceased by his parents, brothers Vincent and Robert (Berley) and sister, Ginny (Wick). Family graveside service at a later date to be arranged. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Serenity Funeral Home, 34 Coldbrook Village Park Dr. (902-679-2822). Online condolences may be made by visiting: www.serenityfuneralhome.ca.