Ladwig, Gertrude "Trudy" Age 89 of Bloomington, died at TCU in Presbyterian Homes. After growing up on a farm in ND, she joined the Marine Corps in 1943 to help the war effort. She later worked in Fargo & Minneapolis. She & her husband, Walter, were volunteers who sold Christmas trees for the Y's Men & helped with the AARP tax program for many years. After Walt's death Trudy continued with AARP taxes, tending the flower garden, assisting at chapel services, making homemade ice cream for residents, shopping for the store, & doing other activities. She will be missed by her family & friends. A private military funeral at Ft. Snelling will be followed by a public memorial service October 17 at 1:00 p.m. at the Gideon Pond Chapel, 9889 Penn Ave. S., Bloomington. Memorials to Presbyterian Homes are preferred.