GERALD PARADY SR. HAMPDEN – Gerald Parady Sr., 64, died unexpectedly Thursday night, Aug. 28, 2008. He was born Aug. 30, 1943, in Brewer, to the late Lawrence Napoleon Parady and Julia (Estes) Parady. Jerry was a plant manager and supervising foreman at several companies throughout the country, including Van Doren International, Anaheim, Calif.; Cove Shoe and Boot Co., Pennsylvania; and Bauer Skate in Maine. He enjoyed spending time with his family and shopping for bargains at Mardens, Kohls and J.C. Penney. He was a kind, loving husband, father and grandfather, and will be sadly missed. He is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Judith Parady; four children, Gerald Parady Jr. of Hampden, Lawrence Parady of Mifflinburg, Pa., Lisa Ouellette and her husband, Gerry, of Hampden and Jennifer Bedard of Kansas City, Mo.; five grandchildren, Adam and Katrina Ouellette of Hampden, Dylan, Ryan and Jordan Bedard of Kansas City, Mo.; and stepfather, Albin Gerick of Bangor. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center St., Bangor, with the Rev. Clayton Blackstone, pastor of Advent Christian Church, officiating. Friends may call 10 a.m. until the time of service Tuesday. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.