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Gertrude Beyerlein Obituary

Gertrude R. Beyerlein
Gertrude Beyerlein
Gertrude R. Beyerlein

October 5, 1921 - April 26, 2017
Born in Brazil, South America
Resided in Wolcottville, IN
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Gertrude R. Beyerlein, 95, of Adams Lake, Wolcottville, Ind. died Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at Covington Commons in Fort Wayne, Ind.

On October 5, 1921 in Brazil, South America she was born to Rev. Herman J. and Emily (Pulvitt) Reinking.

Living at Adams Lake since 1984 she was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Zion Lutheran Church in LaGrange, Ind.

On September 4, 1942 in Woodburn, Ind. she married Carl B. Beyerlein; he preceded her in death on August 22, 2000.

Surviving are three daughters and two sons-in-law, Barbara and Gene Altekruse of Chilton, Wisc., Susan Beyerlein of Wolcottville, Ind., and Rebecca and Thomas VanDenDriessche, MD of Fort Wayne, Ind.; a son, John C. Beyerlein of Annapolis, Md.; nine grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; a sister, Ida "Edie" Griebel of Hoagland, Ind.; and a brother, Fred Reinking of Peoria, Ill.

Along with her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, seven sisters, and two brothers.

Funeral services will take place on Monday, May 1, 2017 at 11:00 am at Frurip-May Funeral Home, 309 W. Michigan St., LaGrange, Ind. Rev. Justin Smoot will officiate the service.

Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery in LaGrange, Ind.

Visitation will take place on Monday from 10:00 am until the service time at 11:00 am at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to either LaGrange County Clothes and Food Basket or Alzheimer's Association.

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Frurip-May Funeral Home
309 West Michigan St.
LaGrange, IN US 46761
Monday, May 1, 2017
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Frurip-May Funeral Home
309 West Michigan St.
LaGrange, IN US 46761
Monday, May 1, 2017
11:00 AM
Greenwood Cemetery
100 S - IN 9
LaGrange, IN US 46761
Monday, May 1, 2017