Gertrude Trudy Siegenthaler, 84, of Louisa, Virginia went to be with the Lord on Thursday, April 1, 2010. She was born near Rochester, NY; the daughter of the late Kenneth and Violet Sherman.
Her survivors include her daughter Betsy Burt and her husband Bill of Mineral, three sons; Ed Siegenthaler and wife Kathy of Fla, Charlie Siegenthaler and wife Linda of NC and Fred Siegenthaler and wife Kerri of WA, two brothers, eight grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Trudy lived in upstate NY for 80 years and then in Mineral, VA for almost 3 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Manlius, NY for many years. She was also a member of Eastern Stars, also of Manlius for over 50 years. While living in Louisa she became a member of Mineral Baptist Church. Trudy loved her Lord and was always faithful in serving Him all her life. She is now at peace with Him.
A celebration of her life will be held at Mineral Baptist Church on Saturday, April 10th at 2 PM with the Rev. Mike Durham officiating. There will be a reception following. Inurnment will take place at a later day in Oran, NY.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 675 Peter Jefferson Parkway, Suite 300, Charlottesville, VA 22911.