Gertrude (Hons) Burns

February 27, 1930 ~ July 15, 2020 (age 90)

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Gertrude Burns 90, of Elysburg Pa; went to be with the Lord. Wednesday July 15, 2020 at her residence.

She was born February 27, 1930, in Wurtzburg Germany, a daughter of the late Herrn Hons and Sophie Gerhard. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, two husbands; Elwood Dull, Thomas Burns, and her companion William Tharp Sr.

Gertrude was a graduate of Wurzburg High School and moved to this area in 1998. She enjoyed gardening.

Gertrude is survived by William L. Tharp Jr., Benjamin Tharp and his wife Bonnie of Elysburg, Donna Clark of Millheim and Bonnie Tharp of Reno Nevada, whom she thought as her children.

Services will be at the convenience of the family. Burial will be at St Joseph Cemetery in Bausman Pa.    

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