July 7, 2009
Friday, July 10, 2009 10:00 am Westville United Methodist Church
Thursday, July 9, 2009 5-8 pm Vernon Funeral Home in Urbana
E. Gertrude Daulton, 88, of Urbana, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2009 in her residence surrounded by her family. She was born September 16, 1920 in Westville, OH, the daughter of Albert and Alta (Toland) Fout.
She was a 1938 graduate of Westville High School and a 1940 graduate of Moores Business College. Gertrude spent 20 years working for the Hall Company in Urbana. She was also a lifelong member of the Westville United Methodist Church.
She was gifted with her hands and enjoyed embroidering, sewing, and crocheting. Gertrude especially enjoyed spending time with her family, sometimes traveling to Nebraska or to North Carolina.
She is survived by her daughters, Janet (Donald) Wheeland of North Carolina and Nancy (Dennis) Schmitz of Nebraska; sons, Dan (Jane) and Roger (Carol) Daulton both of Urbana; grandchildren, Kevin, Vickie, Scott, Tamara, Tracy, Allison, Jamie, Nicholas, Shannon, and Donny; 17 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren; and a host of friends, including lifelong friend, Dorothy Headlee.
She is preceded in death by her husband, David; daughter, Martha Rose; and granddaughter, Cynthia Jo.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-8 p.m. on Thursday, July 9, 2009 at VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, July 10, 2009 at Westville United Methodist Church with Pastor Mike Stewart officiating. Burial will follow at Oakdale Cemetery, Urbana.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Westville United Methodist Church, PO Box 117 Westville, OH 43078 or Cornerstone Hospice 212 W. Court St Urbana, OH 43078.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.