Gerald Lee Coutinho(1932 - 2013)

Gerald Coutinho
July 26, 1932 - May 12, 2013
Resident of Oakdale
Gerald Lee Coutinho was born and raised in San Jose, CA and resided in Oakdale, CA for the last 13 years. Severed in US Army from 1951 - 1954 and was a Korean War Veteran. Worked for the United States Postal Service for 37 years and retired as Postmaster from San Martin, CA in 1989. Gerald was die hard San Francisco 49er Fan, who never missed a game along with his family. Gerald also enjoyed RC Planes, gardening and going to the casino. Gerald was preceded in death by his wife Ruth of 59 years. Gerald is survived by his Son Bruce Coutinho, Daughter Tammy Hanson, Son-In-Law Ray Hanson and two grandchildren Nicholas and Nicole, Sister Yvonne Filippone and Brother Richard Coutinho.
Service will be held Thursday, May 16th at Los Gatos Memorial Park. For condolences to the family, please visit

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on May 15, 2013