Gertrude Carlson - January 22, 2014
Gertrude Carlson, 88, of Bancroft, passed away Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, at the Wisner Care Center in Wisner. Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Bancroft. Pastor Phillip Hale officiated. Burial was at the Bancroft Cemetery in Bancroft.
Arrangements were under the direction of Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home in Bancroft.
Gertrude is survived by her children, Dennis Carlson, and his wife Jill of West Point, Karen Soenksen, and her husband Lyle of West Point, Karlene Gruoner and her husband David of Linn, Kan., Roy E. Carlson and his wife Jennifer of Bancroft, and 10 grandchildren, Stephanie Miller and husband Troy, Michelle White, Steven Soenksen and wife Lynnette, Christopher Carlson and wife Jamie, Amber Bridges and husband Daniel, Rebecca Gruoner and friend Darwyn Thomlinson, Timothy Carlson and fiancée Shawna Clark, Andrew Carlson and wife Kristin, Amy Carlson and friend Ryan Govlik, and Joshua Gruoner along with 10 great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Kenan, and Erica Miller, Taylor, Kelsey, and Brandon Carlson, Zachary, Ella and Hayden Bridges, and Addison Carlson. She is also survived by sisters-in-law, Alice Blanknagel, and Doris Olson and husband Lloyd, and brothers-in-law, Marvin VonSeggern and Ernest Carlson and wife Christy, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.