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Gertrude May Gokey Abair
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1913
Ludlow
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1996
Ludlow
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA

Birth recorded Jan. 10, 1914 in Ludlow, MA. town clerk's office;
Book 6, page 126, No. 82
Gokey, Gertrude May
Born: June 5, 1913
Sex: F
Place of birth: Ludlow
Father: William
Mother: Denise Perreault
Residence: Ludlow
Occupation of father: Machinist
Father born: Ludlow
Mother born: Ludlow

Gertrude M. Abair
Union-News (Springfield, MA)
December 6, 1996

Gertrude M. (Gokey) Abair, 81, of 453 East St., a 20-year cafeteria cook for the School Department, died on Wednesday at home. She worked at the East Street Elementary School, and retired in 1980. A lifelong resident, she was a communicant of St. John the Baptist Church, and a member of its St. Anne's Society. She was a chorister for 60 years, and a former treasurer of the parish's Confraternity of Christian Doctrine program. She was a graduate of Cathedral High School in Springfield, a member of the Senior Citizens, and a committeewoman with the Boy Scout and Girl Scout Troops for many years. Her husband, Alphonse L. Abair, died in 1994. She leaves three sons, Leon H. and Philip L. of East Longmeadow, and Kenneth E. of Sturbridge; a daughter, Lucille R. Moquin of Windsor, Conn.; 17 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren. The funeral will be on Saturday morning at Ratell Funeral Home in Indian Orchard, Springfield, and the church, with the burial at St. Aloysius's Cemetery in the Orchard. Calling hours are this afternoon and evening, and memorial contributions may be made to the church at 181 Hubbard St., Ludlow, 01056, or the Board of Health Nurses, 488 Chapin St., Ludlow, 01056.
 
 
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  Alphonse Leo Roland Abair (1912 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Saint Aloysius Cemetery
Springfield
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Roberta (Schott) Cyr
Record added: Aug 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74471722
Gertrude May <i>Gokey</i> Abair
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Gertrude May <i>Gokey</i> Abair
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