Gertrude Young, 76
Gertrude (Trudy) Young, W. Cisco Rd., Sidney, died at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, 2011, at the Dorothy Love Retirement Community in Sidney.
She was born July 12, 1935, in Salyersville, Ky., the daughter of the late Victoria (Lykins) and William “Willie” Dunn. On Aug. 31, 1956, she married Walter Young and he died Dec. 15, 2006.
She is survived by two sons, Steve (Diana) Young, of Sidney, and Dave (Tammy) Young, of Wapakoneta; four grandchildren, Steve, Randy, Taylor and Madison; and four great-grandchildren, Zack, Mason, Ethan and Aryanna.
Trudy had three brothers and three sisters. She was a home maker.
Trudy was a remarkable woman who will be remembered as a loving, devoted and selfless wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She had a green thumb and really enjoyed taking care of her vegetable and flower garden. She also had a love for her animals.
Services are at 10 a.m. Wednesday at The Adams Funeral Home in Sidney, with the Rev. Harold McKnight officiating. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery in Carysville.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Dorothy Love Retirement Community.