Gertrude Ruth DiNatale
October 4, 1930 – July 22, 2017
Gertrude Ruth (Jones) DiNatale, 86, of Reading, passed away in the Reading Hospital on Saturday, July 22, 2017. She was the loving wife of Louis DiNatale, whom recently passed away on December 29, 2017. The couple married in Reading on August 12, 1978.
Born in Wilkes Barre on October 4, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Thomas R. and Gertrude (Cooke) Jones.
Gertrude was employed with the former Pomeroy’s Dept. Store, Downtown Reading for five years in retail sales. Before that, she was employed with Grafika Commercial Printing. She left the workforce to be a stay at home mother. She took pride and joy in tending to her family and her house. She enjoyed cooking and baking for them. In her spare time, she enjoyed shopping at Boscov’s, playing cards and BINGO.
Gertrude is survived by her daughter, Trudy R. (Rowlands) Snyder, of Wernersville; two grandchildren, Michelle (Gustantino) Sausser, and her husband, Ronald, of Reading and Randy E. Snyder of Fleetwood and a great granddaughter, Gabrielle M. Spracklin.
Gertrude is predeceased by her brother, William Jones.
Services for Gertrude are private and at the convenience of the family. Auman’s Inc. Funeral Home, Reiffton is entrusted with the arrangements.
Fond memories and online condolences may be shared with the family at www.AumansInc.com