Gertrude C. Wright

‘Aunt Gert’

July 11, 1920 - Nov. 25, 2006

Gertrude C. Wright, "Aunt Gert," 86, of Baldwin and formerly of Eagle, died peacefully Saturday, Nov. 25, 2006, at the Baldwin Care Center. Gertrude was born the daughter of Peter and Clara Mack on July 11, 1920, in Milwaukee.

She was a graduate of North High School in Milwaukee. On June 22, 1940, Gertrude married John Wright. The family moved to Eagle in 1954. Gertrude was a member of St. Theresa’s Catholic Church Alter Society and worked as a nurse’s aid at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and the Waukesha County Home. She enjoyed golf, cribbage, vacationing with her husband in Mexico and going to Friday night fish fries.

Preceding Gertrude in death were her parents, Peter and Clara Mack; husband, John Wright; and brothers, Gordon Mack and Jerry Mack. Gertrude is survived by her daughter, Judith (Richard) Antross of Florida; son, Michael (Mary) Wright of Wilson; granddaughters, Karrie Zizzo, Kathleen Hess and Amy Kochar; great-grandchildren, Sophia Zizzo, Francesca Zizzo, Nicholas Hess and Lily Hess; sister, Doris (Ronald) Reis; and brother, Eugene Mack.

Private services will be held by Gertrude’s family.

Gertrude’s family would like to thank the Baldwin Care Center and Bakken-Young Funeral Home for their exemplary care of Gertrude.

Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Baldwin, (715) 684-4646.