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“Your memory will be treasured in my heart as long as I live. Love you more than I ever could express, no matter how many times I attempted to convey...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Donna

“I am so sorry for every one's loss, I will always remember her, May 8th day of her birthday, remember sitting with her at some of the after lunches...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Marti Combs - Ft Wayne, IN

“I am so very sorry for your loss, I also bowled with Gertie at the GE Bowling Lanes, for many many years we were on a team together (and her sister...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Nancy Boggs Kunnemann - IN

“So sorry for your loss. I bowled with Gertie at the GE club. She was a sweet and sassy lady. Thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.Melody...Read More »
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“Glenda and Family,Our most sincere condolences on the loss of your Mother. She will rest in the peace of our Lord. Our thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Terri and Tim Berry

“I would like to offer my sincere condolences to Gertie's family, sorry for your loss. Jeremiah 29:11, 12 assures us that God is thinking thoughts of...Read More »
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Gertrude "Gertie" Fink Jones, 91, died at home on January 18, 2019 after a losing battle with cancer. Before moving to Churubusco to be closer to her children, Gertie lived in her hometown of Fort Wayne. Gertie married Donald jones in 1947, they had four daughters during that marriage. Gertie was a member of Northside missionary church, a church her family helped to build, since the age of three. Gertie worked at Sherman Whites, the Knitting Mill, Magnavox and General Electric. She was an avid league bowler, bowling at Westwood Lanes, American legion 47 and the G.E. Bowling Alley, and a fierce euchre and scrabble player. Until her last illness she loved reading inspirational novels, mystery movies, and growing potted flowers and plants on her front porch. She also enjoyed traveling in her younger years. She will be sorely missed and forever loved by her children, Donna Jones, Deni (Dewey) Fredrick, Glenda Newman and Georgia (Michael) Stahlhut, all of Churubusco; her grandchildren, Jeff (Danielle) Newman, Kelli Jones, Sarah (Brian) Tigner, Jason (Becky) Stahlhut, and Michaela Ulle; as well as her great-grandchildren, Robert, Andrew, Nathan, Madison, Makenzi, Isabelle, Carson, Harper, Emma and Lily; also two angels still to be born, Raymond and Rhiannon; sister-in-law, Clara "Tootie" Fink; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by Donald; a baby son; parents, Charles and Thelma Fink; five brothers, Charles, Glen "Bud", Stanley, William "Bill", and Raymond Fink; sister, Alice Jones; son-in-law, Al "Sonny" Newman; and the sister of her heart, Catherine McCray. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Northside Missionary Church 700 Lillian Ave., Fort Wayne, IN with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 and 6 to 8 on Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at D.O. McComb and Sons Lakeside Park, 1140 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne, IN 46805. Burial will take place in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to The Charis House, or Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control.