Gertrude 'Trudy''s Story
Gertrude J. "Trudy" Ulicne, 86, of Anderson, died Jan. 18, 2018, at Community Hospital of Anderson after a sudden illness.
Trudy was born May 24, 1931, in Republic, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Stephen and Sadie (Kozma) Golembiewski. On July 4, 1953, she married John R. Ulicne.
Trudy was a member of the Church of St. Mary's and the Daughters of Isabelle. She was a graduate of Beauty Land Cosmetology School and was a self-employed beautician and also worked as a cashier for A & P Grocery before she retired.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband of 64 years, John R. Ulicne; her sons, John (Linda) Ulicne and Mark (Sandi) Ulicne; sister, Margee (Gerry) Kasper. Also surviving are her grandchildren, John C., Alena and Nadia; and her great-grandchildren, John R. and Alyssa.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Steven and Walter Golembiewski; and four sisters, Regina Mazur, Dorothy Fusiwski, Josephine Rozak and Rose Stepanowski.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, at noon at the Church of St. Mary's, 805 W. Madison St., Alexandria, with Father Dan Duff as Celebrant. Interment will follow in the VA National Cemetery, Marion. Friends may call at the church on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to noon.
In lieu of flowers, the requests memorials are made to the St. Mary's Church Building Fund. Donation envelopes will be available at the church.
Whetsel Funeral Service is honored to care for Trudy and her family.
For additional obituary information and online condolences visit: www.whetselfuneralservice.com.
Published on January 19, 2018