Gertrude I. Atkinson, 94

February 18, 2009

-FEB. 16, 2009

Gertrude Isabel Atkinson, 94, died Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at Lynn Care Center in Front Royal, Va.

She was the daughter of the late Robert William and Estella Breig Atkinson.

She worked seasonally at Musselman's Apple Factory.

She was a member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas, the Legion of Mary and the Tuscarora Homemakers Club.

She attended St. Joseph Catholic Church in Martinsburg.

She is survived by one sister, Mary A. Hughes of Winchester, Va.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Theresa M. Moore and Ruth M. Atkinson; and four brothers, Peter W. Atkinson, Robert E. Atkinson, Alphonsus J. Atkinson and Anthony F. Atkinson.


A funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Interment prayers will be said at Rosedale Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

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