Gertrud "Trudy" Walton
Born on June 30, 1926 in Hamburg, Germany. She married her sweetheart soldier, in Germany, during WWII and he (Jerry Walton, Sr., deceased) brought Trudy to America where she became a citizen. Trudy and Jerry made their home in Norwalk, California, where they spent their lives. Trudy and Jerry had one son, Jerry Walton, Jr., who passed away in 1986. Trudy passed away on March 1, 2014 of a long illness. She leaves behind her beloved sister, Ingrid Frank, a niece (Barbara) and nephew (Holger) and many, many friends.
Published in the Long Beach Press-Telegram on Mar. 26, 2014