Gertrude Juanita Gronlund, age 90, of Shoals, passed away at 11:00pm Friday January 6th, at the Prairie Village Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Washington. She was born in Vanderburgh County on February 26th, 1926 to Lawrence and Grace (Heuring) Steele. She married Theodore Gronland and he preceded her in death.
She was a graduate of Millersburg, Indiana High School. She was employed by Bank of America as a teller and was a homemaker.
She is survived by a brother, Arnold Steele and wife Dorothy of Boonville, one step-daughter, Linda Hudson of Riverside, California, two step-sons, Richard Gronlund of Yucaipa, California and David Gronlund of Riverside, California. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews including Linda and Dennis Jones of Shoals and Gaye and Stephen Sorrells of Montgomery. Also surviving are four grandchildren and great nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, one daughter, Diane Neighbors, four brothers and one sister.
A grave side memorial service will be held at 11:00am Thursday January 12th, 2017 at the Springhill Cemetery in Shoals. Visitation will be from 4-7pm on Wednesday at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals.