July 30, 1919 - November 13, 2012 Longtime East Side Resident Died November 13 at the age of 93. She was preceded in death by husband, Arthur; sons Arthur Jr., and Philip; parents, Henry and Olga Iverson; siblings, Henry Jr. and Helen Iverson. She is survived by sons Richard (Fran), Robert (Ruth), and David (Diane); daughters-in-law Patricia Peterson and Lois Peterson; and nine grandchildren: Arthur Peterson, Beth Bottolfson, Kathy Hoglund, Rebecca Gatzke; Kristin Nordahl, Elizabeth Martin; Richard Peterson Jr., Karrin Hogan; and Kelly Norman. Gertrude is also survived by 13 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; sister-in-law Doris Morris; special niece and nephew Charles and Carolyn Iverson; Godchildren Ken Larsen, Paulette Olson, Laurie Jones, and Ted Takala; and many good friends. Gertrude loved spending time with family. She also enjoyed volunteering her special gifts and time with many different organizations on Saint Paul's East Side. She will be missed by many. A memorial service will be held at Arlington Hills Lutheran Church, 1115 Greenbrier Street, Saint Paul, December 1, 2012, at 11 a.m. Visitation 1 hour prior to the service. Private interment at Union Cemetery. Memorials preferred to Arlington Hills Lutheran Church.