Gertrude M. Walimaa

ROCK – Gertrude M. Walimaa, 97, born Aug. 25, 1916, in Rock, died June 18, 2014, in Redford, Mich. Beloved wife of the late Edwin for 60 years. Loving mother of the late Gilbert (Donna) Walimaa, Edsel (Kay) Walimaa and Judy (Gary) Naumoff. Survived by eight grandchildren and many great and great-great grandchildren. Dear sister of the late Signe Salmi, and aunt of Clifford, Gerald and Alice. Gertrude was a devoted charter member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Redford for over 50 years.

A funeral service was held on Monday, June 23, at Thayer-Rock Funeral Home in downtown Farmington, Mich.

Interment followed at Parkview Cemetery in Livonia, Mich.

Memorials suggested to the Salvation Army, 16130 Northland Drive, Southfield, Mich., 48075 or Celebration Lutheran Church, 9300 Farmington Road, Livonia, Mich., 48150.