|Birth: ||May 5, 1912|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 2007|
On stone with Cecil O. Newsome 1913-1965
Hutchinson News, The (KS) - June 19, 2007
SALINA - Gertrude A. Newsome, 95, died June 17, 2007, at Salina Regional Health Center.
She was born May 5, 1912, in Holyrood, the daughter of Albert E. and Bertha Christian Stratmann. A former resident of Great Bend and Hoisington, she was a homemaker.
She belonged to Trinity Lutheran Church, Eagle's Lodge Auxiliary and the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, all in Great Bend.
On Dec. 11, 1931, she married Cecil Oliver Newsome, in Holyrood. He died Sept. 9, 1965.
Survivors include: a son; two daughters; a brother, Clarence Stratmann, Wilson; a sister, Edna Pfloughet, Ellsworth; 16 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and many great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend, with the Rev. James A. Strasen presiding. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 a.m. to service time Thursday, with the family present from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Great Bend Cemetery.
Memorials may be sent to the Eagles Max Baer Heart Fund or the VFW Cancer Fund, both in care of the funeral home.
Cecil Oliver Newsome (1913 - 1965)*
Harold Cecil Newsome (1938 - 2012)*
Great Bend Cemetery
Created by: Judy Mayfield
Record added: Nov 04, 2011
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