Born: April 5, 1919
Died: March 30, 2012
Visitation: Sunday, April 1, 2012
3:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Michaels Funeral Home
Funeral Service: Monday, April 2, 2012
Prayers begin at 9:30 am at Michaels Funeral Home
Funeral Mass: Begins at 10:00 am
St. Marcelline Catholic Church, 822 South Springinsguth Road
Schaumburg, IL
Private Interment: Windridge Memorial Park Cemetery
7014 S Rawson Bridge Rd, Cary, IL

Gertrude “Gertie” Hedwig Andrus (nee Petlak), 92, a resident of Hanover Park for 12 years and formerly of Schaumburg and Logan Square, Chicago, was born on April 5, 1919 in Chicago to the late Walter and the late Hedwig (nee Gulczynski) and passed away peacefully March 30, 2012 in Bloomingdale.

Gertie was the adoring husband of 57 years to the late John; loving mother of Nancy (Carl) Sulik and Diana (Steve) Hicks; fond grandmother of Michael (Patti), Chris (Ann Marie), Lynn, and Jennifer Sulik; proud great grandmother of Dakota, Christpher, Matthew, Anthony and Alexis; dear sister of the late Dorothy and the late Florence; and beloved step sister of Louis Tanski.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in Gertie’s name to the American Cancer Society,

For further information, please contact Michaels Funeral Home at 847-891-2900.