Obit: GERTRIDGE, Gwendolyn Catherine [née BROWN]

Gwendolyn Catherine Gertridge 1928-2011
Gwendolyn Catherine Gertridge – 83, of Gaspereau, Kings County, formerly
of Parrsboro, Cumberland County passed away Monday, September 19, 2011
in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Parrsboro, she was a
daughter of the late Clenneth and Gertrude (Fraser) Brown. She was a
loving mother, housewife, homemaker and friend. She is survived by four
daughters, Jo-Ann (Anthony) Billo, Chicago; Janice (Mark) Hatt, Port
Williams; Karen (Dennis) Wittenberg, Gaspereau; Jennifer (Mike)
Davidson, Gaspereau; two sons, James (Roxanne), PEI; Jeffrey (Wendy),
Kentville; one sister, Aleta, Dartmouth; five grandchildren, four great
grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband,
Blaine Starr Gertridge; a sister, Delores; two brothers, Floyd and
Chris. Cremation has taken place under the direction of the White Family
Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville and there will be no
visitation by family request. A private family graveside service will be
held at 4:00 p.m. Friday, September 23, 2011 in the Gaspereau Cemetery,
Kings County, Reverend Gary Manthorne officiating. A public reception
will follow at the home of Karen and Dennis Wittenberg – 3101 Black
River Road. Family flowers only, by request. Donations in memory may be
made to a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been
entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville
[Tuesday, 20-September-2011 White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2011-09-20]