BLOOMFIELD - Gertrude Elenora Patrick, 87, died April 25, 2005, at her home.
Born Oct. 10, 1917, in Gray Ridge to the late Robert and Clara Umble, she retired in 1979 from the Elder Manufacturing Co. In 2001 she was honored with the 50-year jewel for being a charter member of the Bloomfield Rebekah Lodge 847.
On March 18, 1942, she married Arthur Wallace Patrick who preceded her in death on Sept. 2, 2000.
Also preceding her in death was her daughter, Berta Jean.
Survivors include her grandchildren and grandchildren-in-law, Anna and Josh Cohen of Arlington, Va., and Clint and Terry Aslin of Mead, Okla.; and three great-grandchildren, Anthony Aslin, Anna Aslin and Tara Aslin of Mead.
Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. Friday at the Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home until time for services at 11 a.m. The Rev. Ron Dunivan, pastor of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Bloomfield, will officiate.
Burial will follow at the Walker Cemetery at Bloomfield.