Gertrude R. (Stifter) Wellenstein, age 90, of Wauwatosa, WI, formerly of Winsted, passed away peacefully at home Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, surrounded by the love of her family.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Henry.
Gert was the loving mother of Eugene (Barb), Kathy, Jane (Larry Fennigkoh) Wellenstein, Judy (Tom) Highum and the late Bob Wellenstein; cherished grandma to Daniel, Joanna, Katrina, Joseph, Henry, and Arthur; and beloved sister of Eileen, Sr. Corina, SSSF; Marie, Thecla, Lucy, Gladys, and Gerard. She was loved and will be missed by her daughter-in-law, Irene (Mike Hogan) McGoldrick, and Jan Lange, and other relatives and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial was Sunday, Jan. 12 at 2 p.m. at St. Pius X Catholic Church in Wauwatosa, WI, with visitation from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the church. Private burial.
Memorials may be made to the School Sisters of St. Francis.