Lima, Gertrude Edith (nee Ojala)

Lima, Gertrude Edith (nee Ojala)

December 30, 1916 – October 23, 2014
Age 97 of Superior, WI. Born Nov. 30, 1916 in Marengo, WI and passed away Oct. 23, 2014 in Minneapolis, MN. Preceded in death by parents, siblings, husband, Joseph; her sons, Edward, Paul, and John; grandson, Johnny. Survived by grandchildren, Angela “Hershey”, Joe & Nils Lima and Randy Lima; daughter-in-law, Ann Reeves; other family, Peter, Irene, Cathy, and Lonna and others lost to time and distance. Gertie had been active in Grandmothers for Peace, read & worked for Työmies (the Worker) Newspaper, and always voted in elections.  She loved music, her cat Mina, and in her youth, dancing. She was an excellent hostess: visiting her home was always a warm and happy occasion. A small memorial will be held later this month.