Gertrude ‘Trudy’ Knuth, 87

Gertrude "Trudy" Knuth (nee Bartell), 87, of West Milwaukee, received her Heavenly reward on Sunday, May 30, 2010, with her husband and daughter at her side.

She is the beloved wife of Arnold for 62 years. The loving mother of Cheryl of West Allis, the late Glenn and daughter-in-law, Ann of Cambridge. Grandmother of Michelle (Chris) Albrecht of Cambridge, Paul (Jenny) of Cambellsport, Barbara of San Diego, Calif., and the late Benjamin. She is further survived by three sisters-in-law, a brother-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Woodlawn Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2217 S. 99th St., West Allis.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to Woodlawn Elevator Fund.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. is serving the family. Obituary, condolences and directions can be found at