Gertrude G. Casagrande
August 24, 1927 - April 02, 2017
Gertrude (Trudy) G. Casagrande peacefully entered her heavenly home on April 2, 2017. Her loving family surrounded her at the time of her passing. Trudy was born in West Hazleton, Pennsylvania and lived most of her life in Hazleton, Pennsylvania. In 2014 she moved to Texas to be with family.
Trudy enjoyed relaxing on the beach and trips to wineries in upstate New York. Her greatest treasure in life was her close relationship with family. She cherished spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends and especially by her daughter and best friend Pat.
Trudy is preceded in death by her parents, John and Susan Pollock; loving husband of more than 60 years, Frank Casagrande; brothers, Raymond, James, John, and Jerome Pollock; and sister, Mary Mummey. She is survived by brother, Donald Pollock; sister, Claire Dronetti; daughter, Pat and husband Anthony Barletta; grandsons, Tony Barletta and wife Patti, Chris Barletta and wife Marissa; and great-grandchildren; Chris, Brian, Olivia, Alexis, and Madison.
A private visitation will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017 in the Miller Funeral Chapel, Houston, Texas. A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 7, 2017 at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 1801 Sage Rd, Houston, TX 77056.