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Sr. Gertrude Fawls, OSF [formerly Sr. Geraldine]

Of Stella Niagara, NY, passed February 24, 2017. Born in Buffalo, NY, on October 23, 1923, the daughter of the late E. Joseph and Agnes [Cronin] Fawls.

Sr. Gertrude entered the Sisters of St. Francis on September 7, 1941 and was Professed on August 18, 1946.

Survived by her brother Robert Fawls and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was the sister of the late Joseph, Mary, Agnes, John, Margaret, Sr. M. Joanne, OSF, Rose, Eugene, Dolores and Daniel Fawls.

Sr. Gertrude will be waked Monday from 3-7PM at Stella Niagara, with a Prayer Service at 7PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday at 10 AM in the Sister's Chapel, with her nephew Rev. Daniel Fawls officiating.

Memorials to Sisters of St. Francis, Stella Niagara, NY 14144.

Visit rhoneyfuneralhome.com for guest register and full obituary.
Published on February 25, 2017
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