Gertrude F. Wheatley, 95, of Malone, Wis., died Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at her residence. There will be no visitation in Fond du Lac, Wis. Uecker-Witt Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
She was born on April 18, 1917, in Geneseo, the daughter of Robert E. and Florence (White) Underwood. She married George D. Wheatley on Sept. 10, 1937, in Chicago. He died on Aug. 6, 1986. In 2008, she moved to Fond du Lac to be with her son and his wife. She was formerly employed by Fabrico Manufacturing Company as a machinist. She enjoyed dancing, fishing, hunting and traveling out West.
Survivors include her son, Richard (Suzanne) Wheatley of Malone; a daughter, Jean (Hayes) Lavell of Canton, Ohio; five grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and two sisters, Darline Holland of Geneseo and Roberta Rouse of Flint, Mich. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and three sisters, Geraldine, Frances and Lois.