Lawrence Raymond 'Jerry' Gervais (1919–2002) was Ricky Gervais's father. A Franco-Ontarian, he emigrated while on foreign duty during the Second World War from London, Ontario, Canada. Jerry met Gervais's mother, Eva Sophia M. House (1925–2000), during a wartime blackout, and they settled in Whitley. Throughout Ricky's life he worked as a labourer.
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