OBITUARY

Gertrud Emma King

December 11, 1939July 29, 2018
Play Tribute Movie

Gertrud King, 78, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2018. She was the widow of John William King. Born in Bad Homburg, Germany, she was the daughter of Hans G. & Mathilde Vogt. She moved to the U.S. in April 1966 and became a naturalized citizen in April 1976.

She was a business owner / entrepreneur. In retirement, she enjoyed gardening, cooking, relaxing at Kerr Lake and watching her favorite Hallmark shows. She will be remembered for the depth of her generosity, kindness and care she showed all she met.

She is survived by her children, William King, Charles King and wife Sara, Charlotte Lange and husband Brian; five grandchildren, Brandon, Rachel, Samantha, Will, and Andreas; longtime companion, Garry Frye, his son, Jody Frye and husband Ron; and numerous friends who she loved.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4 - 7 p.m., Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Woody Funeral Huguenot Chapel, 1020 Huguenot Road, Midlothian, VA 23113. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the VCU Massey Cancer Center at “massey.vcu.edu” or the cancer charity of your choice.

  • FAMILY

  • Hans G. Vogt, Father
  • Mathilde Vogt, Mother

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, August 4, 2018
REMEMBERING

Gertrud Emma King

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY

receive updates when new memories are posted

RECEIVE UPDATES
Barbara Mundy

August 3, 2018

We are so very lucky to have known such a kind and sweet lady. Trudy will always be remembered fondly. Our thoughts and prayers to all her family during this time. Please reach out if we can help in anyway.

Deepest Condolences,

Bobby, Bert & Barbara Mundy

SHaron Shuttleworth

August 2, 2018

Trudy. What a lovely, sweet lady. with a beautiful smile Trudy was an amazing cook and baker, who for several years, baked me a delicious birthday cake. Most of all she was a good friend. Ed and I will miss her greatly. May you find peace in heaven, Trudy.

Denise Fournia

August 2, 2018

We are so sorry to hear about Trudy's passing. We are so glad that Chris happen to see her and we were able to visit with her prior to her getting ill. It was so great to see her again and to catch up and for her to see Tyler all grown up. She was a special lady and will never be forgotten. Praying for our Father's comfort, love, strength and peace over you all now and in the days and months ahead. Love, Chris, Denise, Tyler, and Carmen Fournia

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Gertrud King, 78, of Midlothian, VA, passed away peacefully on July 29, 2018. She was the widow of John William King. Born in Bad Homburg, Germany, she was the daughter of Hans G. & Mathilde Vogt. She moved to the U.S. in April 1966 and became a naturalized citizen in April 1976.

She was a business owner / entrepreneur. In retirement, she enjoyed gardening, cooking, relaxing at Kerr Lake and watching her favorite Hallmark shows. She will be remembered for the depth of her generosity, kindness and care she showed all she met.

She is survived by her children, William King, Charles King and wife Sara, Charlotte Lange and husband Brian; five grandchildren, Brandon, Rachel, Samantha, Will, and Andreas; longtime companion, Garry Frye, his son, Jody Frye and husband Ron; and numerous friends who she loved.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4 - 7 p.m., Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Woody Funeral Huguenot Chapel, 1020 Huguenot Road, Midlothian, VA 23113. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the VCU Massey Cancer Center at “massey.vcu.edu” or the cancer charity of your choice.