Gerard Scheer Sr., 70, of Trumbull, heavy equipment operator for Sound Construction, husband of Janice Wiedwald Scheer, died Feb. 16, at home.

Born in Bridgeport, on Jan. 2, 1946, son of the late Charles Scheer and Irene Manley Takacs. Also survived by a son, Gerard Scheer Jr. and his wife, Meredith of Trumbull and a daughter, Stefanie Oliveira and her husband, Carlos of Middletown, R.I., a granddaughter, three brothers, Patrick Scheer and his wife, Antoinette of Southbury, Gary Takacs and his wife, Victoria of Stratford and John Takacs of Sarasota, Fla., and many nieces and nephews.

Services: Saturday, Feb. 20, 11 a.m., Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull. Visiting hours: Friday, Feb. 19, 4-8 pm.