Gerald K. Blau 87, passed away with family by his side on November 15, 2013. He will be remembered for his incredible work ethic and integrity. Whether serving in the military, laboring on the farm and later in the air conditioning field, or devoting time to church and family, Gerald always had a warm smile and hands ready to work. He was a loving husband to Geniel Lowe Blau for almost 63 years, and a kind father to Jeanene and Rod Castillo, Bonita and Daniel Quillen, Gary and Patti Blau, Steve Blau and Barbara, Janet Ward-Blau, Jeffrey and Chris Blau, Duane and Emily Blau, Brenda Blau, David and Valerie Blau, Donalyn and James Richardson. His legacy continues through his 31 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. A viewing will be held from 6-8 PM on Friday, November 22nd at the LDS church on 825 S. 32nd St. Mesa 85204. Funeral services will be held Saturday the 23rd at 1 PM at the same location. Bunker’s Garden Chapel is handling the arrangements.