Gertrude PhelpsAugust 18, 1921 ~ December 18, 2017 (age 96)
Gertrude Phelps, 96, of Washington D.C. and formerly of Painesville, passed away on December 18, 2017, in Washington D.C.
Gertrude had worked for Painesville City as a secretary.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Painesville.
Survivors are her son, Randy, of Washington D.C.; grandson, W. Geoffrey Phelps; nephew, Alan Helsius; nieces, Bonnie Crim and Denise Brewer; and sister in law, Jeannine Barstow.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilmer Phelps; son, W. Gregg Phelps; sister, Aili Ohier; and parents Henry and Jenny Kytta.
Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Evergreen Cemetery in Painesville.
Arrangements are by the Potti Funeral Home in Painesville.