Gertrude Brasel

Obituary of Gertrude Brasel

Gertrude Brasel, 92, of Gray, passed away on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at The Heritage.

Gertrude was born in Clay County. During World War II, she was a "Rosie the Riveter".

She was preceded in death by her first husband William Veader Fisher, son Burton Wayne Gibson, and by several siblings.

She is survived by her children: Freddie Gibson, Anita Dawson, Phillip Fisher, Vincent Fischer, and Sherry Shafner; 18 grandchildren; and by many great-grandchildren, including Ryan Barton; brother Rocky Bryant; and a sister Anne.

Visitation will be held from 12 Noon on Sunday, February 18, until the time of the Funeral at 2:00 pm at Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.

Burial will be in the Hutchins Cemetery.

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