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Gertrud Marie Powell

1930 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
Gertrud Marie Powell Obituary
POWELL, GERTRUD MARIE “Gerta”; of Clarkston; August 4, 2014; age 84; born July 1930, in Augezdt, Sudetenland, now the Czech Republic. Daughter of the late Ferdinand and Julie Schrott; previously married to the late Richard D. Powell; mother of Anette Powell and Steve Powell; sister of Jerry Schrott (Joan), the late Ferdl Schrott (Trudl), and the late Herman Schrott (the late Kathy); also survived by four nieces; and many other relatives and close friends. Gertrud served in many roles as a Registered Nurse at POH, and retired as a Nursing Supervisor after 35 years of service. She sang internationally as a member of GBO Saxonia-Rheingold Choir and was an active volunteer providing health screening for community organizations. Gertrud loved cooking, gardening, traveling, and investing in the stock market. The Service and Celebration of her Life will be held Friday, August 15, 2014, 11 a.m. at the Carpathia Club, 38000 Utica Road, Sterling Heights. In lieu of flowers, send donations to the Lymphoma Research Foundation lymphoma.org To send a private condolence to the family go to www.donelsonjohnsevans.com
Published in Daily Tribune on Aug. 11, 2014
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