Gertrude Naomi Bellack, 91, Watertown, passed away June 4, 2019 at Alden Estates of Jefferson.
A funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 a.m. at Hafemeister Funeral Home with Rev. James Backus officiating. Family and friends may gather at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will take place at Lowell Cemetery. Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com
Gertrude was born in Milwaukee on Sept. 20, 1927. On Nov. 3, 1951, she married Edward Bellack at Lutheran Parsonage in Richwood. It was there they raised their five children; son, John (Julie) Bellack of Watertown; daughters, Susan (Kevin) Watson of Washington, Eileen Billman of Columbus, Linda (Jim) Moldscheck of Beaver Dam, Patty (Mike) Ebert of Rio. Gertie was loved dearly by her 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Gertie had a heart of gold and will be missed by those who knew her. She was preceded in death by her husband, on Jan. 16, 1993; grandson, Terry; and other relatives.
Her family would like to thank her "extended family" at Alden Estates for their love and care the past seven years. Also, Rainbow Hospice for their care and support.
Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service
611 E. Main St. Watertown