Born in Hop Bottom, she is the daughter of the late George and Marion Kerr Holly.
She was a member of the Hop Bottom United Methodist Church and a Golden Star member of Prosperity Chapter 83 of the Order of the Eastern Star in Hop Bottom.
Gertrude was a loving mother and grandmother, she enjoyed being outdoors with the spring flowers.
The family extends a special thank you to her caregivers from Ascera Care Hospice and to Penny Bills.
She is survived by one son, Alfred H. Schack Jr. and wife Bambi of Hop Bottom; one brother Phil Holly and wife Marilyn of Montrose; a brother in law Kenneth Schack and wife Marianna of Framingham, Mass.; one grandson Benjamin Schack of Hop Bottom, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:00am at the Charles H. Litwin Funeral Home, 91 State Street, Nicholson, with services by Pastor Phillip Richardson of the Hop Bottom United Methodist Church.
Interment will be held in the Squiers Cemetery, Hop Bottom.
Calling Hours will be held on Tuesday from 4 -7pm with services by Prosperity Chapter 83 of the Order of the Eastern Star at 7pm.