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 Gertrude M. <I>Luett</I> Thomas

Gertrude M. Luett Thomas

Birth
Germany
Death 6 Nov 2012 (aged 95)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA
Burial McClelland, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 100335235 · View Source
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Gertrude M. Thomas, age 95, of Treynor, Iowa, passed away November 6, 2012, at Jennie Edmundson Hospital.

Gertrude was born March 31, 1917, in Hohnberg, Germany to the late John Henry Luett and Minna (Henrich) Luett. She came to the United States in 1923, where she lived in Avoca, Iowa, Walnut, Iowa, Oakland, Iowa, and Hancock, Iowa. Gertrude graduated from Hancock High School in 1935; attended Simpson College and UNO. She married Stanley G. Thomas on June 3, 1941. They were blessed with two sons, Ronald and Jon. Gertrude was a 4th grade teacher for 4 years at the Hancock School and 10 years at the Treynor School, retiring in 1970. Gertrude was an active member of Mt. Hope United Methodist Church; was a former Sunday school teacher; member of the United Methodist Women's Association; Farm Bureau and was active in 4-H.

In addition to her parents, Gertrude was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley G. Thomas in 2001 and sister, Alma Luett Braden.

Gertrude is survived by her sons, Ronald E. (Norma) Thomas of Council Bluffs, Jon F. (Ann) Thomas of Eugene, Oregon; 4 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 1 great-great grandson; nieces and nephews.

Obituary & Photo is from The Cutler-O'Neill-Meyer-Woodring Funeral Home & Crematory


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  • Created by: Memories 4 ever
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100335235
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gertrude M. Luett Thomas (31 Mar 1917–6 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100335235, citing Hardin Township Cemetery, McClelland, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Memories 4 ever (contributor 47377364) .