Gertrude M. "Trudy" Wildman

WILDMAN, GERTRUDE "TRUDY" M. Gertrude "Trudy" M. Wildman, age 83, of Hamden, passed away on February 22, 2013 surrounded by her family. Born in Waterbury on June 20, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Leo & Ellen Ryan Steinle. Trudy is survived by her husband George R. Wildman; her son Karl & his wife Joy Wildman of Hamden; her grandchildren Kelsea, Alexa & Reagan Wildman and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Leona Sullivan & Willetta Steinle. Trudy was a former school teacher, she also did volunteer teaching at the United Nations in NYC and volunteered for the American Cancer Society. She was a member of the Allegro Club, enjoyed many events along with her husband with the National Cartoonist Society and had a passion for her knitting and other crafts. Friends may visit with her family on Tuesday, Feb. 26th from 4:00 to 7:00 pm at BEECHER & BENNETT FUNERAL HOME, 2300 Whitney Ave, Hamden and may attend her Prayer Service beginning at 6:00 pm during her calling hours. Interment will be at a later date. Contributions in Trudy's memory may be made to the Vitas Charitable Foundation, 199 Park Road Extension, Middlebury, CT 06762. To send a condolence to her family please see:


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Beecher and Bennett Funeral Home
2300 Whitney Avenue Hamden, CT 06518
(203) 288-0800
Published in The New Haven Register on Feb. 24, 2013