Gertrude (Trudy) Lucas, 92, retired Registered Nurse and resident of Rio Rancho, NM, passed away November 17th 2020.
Gertrude was born in Newago, MI, to Lloyd W. Randall and Vivian (Holton) Randall on December 4th 1927. She was a Cadet Corp Nurse and graduated from Saginaw General Hospital School of Nursing in 1948. She married Daniel in 1949. In addition to a distinguished nursing career, Trudy enjoyed traveling, jewelry making (Mrs. Wirewrapper), knitting, porcelain doll making, teaching, and quilting, just to name a few! She received multiple awards for her dolls and quilts.
Gertrude was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Daniel Lucas, and bother Lloyd Randall. Gertrude is survived by a son, Eric Lucas (Shirley) of Pennsylvania, a daughter, Danise Lucas of Rio Rancho, NM, grandchildren Stephanie Lucas of Austin, Texas, and Daniel Lucas of Philadelphia, PA.
Due to COVID19 restrictions, no service will be held.
Memorials may be sent to Saginaw General Hospital Alumni Association/Nursing Scholarship Fund c/o Jill Stevens, 3614 Desert Drive, Saginaw, Michigan 48603
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