Obituary for Gertrude Barnes

Gertrude Barnes

Birth Date: Apr. 19th, 1926
Date Passed: Jun. 5th, 2018


Gertrude Barnes age 92 of Ravenna, MI died Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Mercy Health Partners in Muskegon. Gertrude was born on April 19, 1926 in Muskegon, MI to the late Hubert and Nothburg (Wibmer) Panzl. She married Lawrence L. Barnes on November 21, 1946 in Muskegon, MI. He preceded her in death on November 25, 1987. She married Darryl E. Barnes on August 4, 1990 in Conklin, MI. Gertrude is survived by her husband Darrel E. Barnes of Ravenna, 2 Sons: Lawrence L. (Jeannie) Barnes of Wayland, MI and James A. (Kathy) Barnes of Six Lakes, MI. 4 Daughters: Barbara M. (Norm) Rohen of Coopersville, Louise J. Barnes of Grand Rapids, Beverly A. (Tom) Reimer of Muskegon and Catherine (Dave) Ryan of California. 12 Grandchildren and 20 Great Grandchildren. 1 Sister: Betty Hulka of Muskegon. Several nieces and nephews also survive. She was preceded in death by: Parents, husband Lawrence, 2 Brothers: Joseph and Lewis. Sister: Mary Langler and Grandson: Steven Rohen. Mass from the Order of Christian Funerals will be celebrated on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 10:00am at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church with Father Fred Brucker. Burial will be at St. Catherine’s Catholic Church. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00pm to receive friends. Also on Friday at the church 1 hour prior to service. Memorials may be directed to: St. Catherines Altar Society. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


6:00pm to 8:00pm


11:00am on Jun. 8th, 2018 at
St. Catherines Catholic Cemetery
Map/Directions to St. Catherines Catholic Cemetery