Gertrude Rose Balcom
December 12, 1926 - September 11, 2017
Gertrude Rose Balcom, 90, of Allen, passed away Monday, September 11, 2017 at the Laurels of Coldwater. She was born December 12, 1926 to Edward and Laura (Finch) Webster.
She had been employed at The Carriage Inn where she retired in 1988. Gertrude loved reading mystery novels, gardening and baking, especially Christmas candy every year.
Gertrude is survived by her children, Bonnie (the late, Robert) Comstock of Quincy, Charles (Rosie) Face of Angola, Terry (Becki) Owens of Allen and Cheryl Hughes of Avilla, Indiana; grandchildren, April Cousino, Jennifer Myers, Doug Face, Jim Cole, Terry Owens Jr., Megan Owens, Laura Owens and Rebecca “Nikki” Hughes; great grandchildren, Josh Myers, Adam Owens, Dylan Cole, Haley Cole, Autumn Owens, Riley Cole, Brooklyn Cole, Phoenix Truelove and Lincoln Truelove and niece, Jacqueline McDonald.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Robert Webster.
There will be no services for Gertrude Rose Balcom.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Eagle Funeral Home-George White Chapel in Quincy.