Gertrude Ladwig

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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I am Aunt Trudy's niece and grew up on the farm where she grew up in Rolla, ND. I always enjoyed when she and her husband Walter came to visit. When I joined the Army in 1976 and got out in 1979 I stopped in Minneapolis and stayed there on my way home. I had a great visit and feel I got to know her a little more. I always enjoyed talking to her on birthdays and Christmas, but wished I had called more often, she called me and I enjoyed the visits. I love the pictures you guys picked, they are...

Trudy with her mother Elise, niece and grandmother in front of the family home.

Trudy as a young lady

I am Trudy Ladwig's niece. My father was Trudy's only brother. I grew up on the family farm near Rolla, ND. When I was little I remember being called "Little Trudy" as I had red hair like her. She was a smart, funny lady. I wish I had kept in better touch with her instead of just Christmas and birthday cards. Her birthday was the day before mine. I got to visit her at the wonderful retirement community where she resided. She was such a help to so many there. I'm glad she is able to...


Gertrude's Obituary

Gertrude Ladwig passed away in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The obituary was featured in Star Tribune on October 14, 2012.