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 Gertrude Rose <I>Bolliger</I> Rieden

Gertrude Rose Bolliger Rieden

Monroe, Green County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 29 Dec 2006 (aged 90)
Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 17301952 · View Source
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Aug. 5, 1916 — Dec. 29, 2006

Gertrude Rieden, 90, of Corvallis died Friday.

She was born in Monroe, Wis., to Henry and Marie Bolliger. She was raised there and for a short time as a youth in Switzerland. She graduated from high school in Wisconsin and was a teacher's aide there.

She married Ralph Rieden in 1938 and they had three children. They moved from Wisconsin to Chicago, then to Freeport, Ill., where she was manager of a dry cleaners until retirement. She came to Corvallis in 1984. She loved gardening and enjoyed dancing and reading.

Survivors include a brother, Arthur Bolliger of Fla.; sister Nell Oswald of Florida; children Gail Bird of Philomath, Doug Rieden of Albany and Brenda Bullion of Sacramento; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to Benton Hospice Services Inc., in care of McHenry Funeral Home.

Albany Democrat Herald January 4, 2007


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