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Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals

6810 Old Trail Road, Fort Wayne, IN

OBITUARY

Gertrude M. Joker

December 1, 1941September 10, 2020

Gertrude M. Joker, 78, of Ossian, passed away on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Lutheran Hospital after a brief illness. Gertrude was born December 1, 1941 in Allen County to the late Ernest L. and Virgil (Dinger) Gerardot. She married Robert L. Joker on December 20, 1968; he survives. She worked as a homemaker while her children were younger and then at a number of businesses in customer service, including Markle Hardware and then retiring from Ossian State Bank in 2004. She attended Living Faith Missionary Church. Also surviving are her daughters, Johanna (Greg) Campbell of Bluffton and Joyce (Chuck) Kilbride of New Haven; grandchildren, Kenny Holderman, Ellie (Tyler) McAchren, Danny (Alicia) Holderman, and Angela (Ray) Riner; five great grandchildren; a large extended family; and her cat, Peanut. Visitation for Gertrude will be held Saturday, September 26, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Living Faith Missionary Church, 17718 Bluffton Road, Yoder, Indiana 46798, followed by a memorial service at 11:00 AM. Memorials to the Wells County Animal Shelter or Billy Graham Evangelistic Association. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.elzey-patterson-rodakfuneralhome.com for the Joker family.

  • DONATIONS

  • Wells County Animal Shelter or Billy Graham Evangelistic Association

Services

26 September

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Living Faith Missionary Church

17718 Bluffton Road
Yoder, Indiana 46798

26 September

Memorial Service

11:00 am

Living Faith Missionary Church

17718 Bluffton Road
Yoder, Indiana 46798

Memories

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Amy Troutman

September 20, 2020

So sorry to read of Gertie’s passing. I have good memories of being neighbors on E Mill St in the 70’s. Our prayers are with you all.
Blessings, Amy Troutman

Moneta Bedwell

September 18, 2020

I am heart broken!! May my prayers comfort you in your time of sorrow. I have so fond memories of Gerty when Virgil and I visited Bob and Gert several times.

Connie Bowman

September 15, 2020

What a sweet lady! She always made me happy when I talked or texted her! She just had that kind of personality, joyful! She loved Jesus and it was always evident in everything she said or did! ❤️

Tim Ort

September 15, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Your all in our thoughts and prayers.
Enjoyed the times we shared with Bob & Gerty. They are great friends.
Rest in Peace Gerty. You will be missed.
From Tim & Sara Ort

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