Gerald W. Liikala, age 80, of Bethel Twp., PA passed away suddenly on October 12, 2018. Born in Lauriun, Michigan, Gerald has resided in Bethel Twp. for 5 years. He previously resided in Broomall, PA and Media, PA. Gerald was a Carpenter by trade and enjoyed spending time at the mountains hunting. He is preceded in death by his wife, Rachel DiMayo Liikala who died in 2015 and his parents, Wesley and Leora Wuokile Liikala. Gerald is survived by his 3 daughters, Deborah (Robert) Gray, Susan (Paul) Gallagher and Cynthia (Patrick) Kean Jr., 2 sisters, Ann Floyd and Karen Peska and a brother, Dennis Liikala as well as 12 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. A visitation will be held on Friday, 10-11AM at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd, Garnet Valley, PA followed by funeral services at 11AM. Interment, private.