Gertrude Wroughton

1930-01-05 - 2016-07-31

Funeral Home: Steger Funeral Home 125 E. Steger Road (34th Street) Steger IL (Map-it)


Service Date: 2016-08-05

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Note: Memorial Friday from 4PM unit service at 7PM

Info: 708-755-3400

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Wroughton, Gertrude Elaine (nee Alvey), “Trudy””, 86, longtime resident of Park Forest, IL.  Loving wife of 63 years to Charles R. Wroughton, tender hearted mother to her five children Richard (Cindy) Wroughton, Frank (Sandy) Wroughton , Jane (Kevin) Pepin and Jon (Julie) Wroughton.  Caring grandmother to her fourteen grandchildren. Proud great grandmother to eleven.   Preceded in death by her daughter Susan Howell.  Trudy was loved by all who knew her grateful, sweet and compassionate spirit. Her life displayed dependence on God for every circumstance, love for his word and concern for others above herself.Her memorial tribute and visitation will be held at Steger Funeral Home, 125 East Steger Road in Steger, IL on Friday August 5th from 4-7pm with a formal remembrance at 7:00pm.  Memorials to Saint Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Samaritan’s Purse would honor her greatly.  Info:  (708) 755-3400 or “


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