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LuDene Gerhauser

LuDene Gerhauser (Simpson)

Friday, February 24th, 1933 - Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019
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LuDene Gerhauser, daughter of Robert and Adeline Simpson, born February 24, 1933, passed away peacefully at the age of 86 on May 22, 2019, in her home with her daughter and daughter-in-law by her side.

She is proceeded in death by her parents, two brothers and four of her children: Linda Blodgett, Clifford Smith, Danny Blodgett, and David Gerhauser. She is survived by son Bill Blodgett, daughter FloyDene VanVelkinburgh, 15 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

LuDene lived her life to the fullest. She was a culinary arts instructor for Job Corps and will be always remembered for her love of cooking and baking. She had a fun, quirky sense of humor, loved music and singing and dancing throughout her home. The babies in her life always brought a special smile to her face. LuDene will be greatly missed by her friends and family.

There will be a Visitation and Reception on Friday, May 31, 2019, 5:00pm to 8:00pm at Whidbey Memorial Funeral Home. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 1, 2016, 11:00am at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 201 NE O’Leary St, Oak Harbor

Arrangements have been made with the assistance of Whidbey Memorial Funeral and Cremation Service.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, May 31st, 2019 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Friday, May 31st, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Whidbey Memorial Chapel
    746 NE Midway Blvd.
    Oak Harbor, WA 98277
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    With Reception
  • Service

    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 11:00am
    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
    201 NE O'Leary St.
    OAK HARBOR, WA 98277
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 | 12:30pm
    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 12:30pm
    Sunnyside Cemetery
    Cook & Sherman Rds
    Coupeville, WA 98239
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    Following Service


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