Old Lyme - Gertrude Sheintop Cutler, 86, died Thursday morning, Feb. 16, 2012, at Geer Nursing Home in Canaan.|
She was born July 11, 1925, to the late Bessie (Karp) Sheintop and Benjamin Sheintop in Hartford. She also lived in West Hartford, Old Lyme, and Canaan.
She was a graduate of Weaver High School in Hartford.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 55 years, Henry Cutler, and her two sisters, Lee Steinberg and Bert Spector.
Gertrude was a member of the Old Lyme and Old Saybrook senior clubs.
She is survived by her four children, David Cutler and his wife Joan, of Florida, Irene Gates of Maine, Richard Cutler and his wife, Suzanne, of Old Lyme, and Doreen Chassie and her husband, Ivan, of Goshen; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; as well as her nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 20, at the Fulton-Theroux Funeral Home, 13 Beckwith Lane, Old Lyme.
Please visit www.fultontherouxoldlyme.com for directions and service information.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
Published in The Day on Feb. 18, 2012