Gertrude "Trudy" Holsen, 90, died August 31, 2019.  Mrs Holsen was born in Africa on September 22, 1928 to the late Oscar V Svedin and Lillie Mae Svedin.

Mrs Holsen is survived by her husband of 7 years, Merle E Holsen; children, Pamela (Bernard) Conlee, James (Lynn) Paynter, Marjorie( Rodney) Bradford, Keith (Marcela) Paynter, step-daughter Susan (Tony) Moffitt : grandchildren Nicholas, Brooke, Lauren, Angela, Joel, Ethan, Sarah and Alex. Sister Joyce (Gene) McKee-Ford. 

Memorial Services were conducted Sunday, Sept 8th,  at 3 pm at the Lake Gibson Nazarene Church, Lakeland Florida.  Interment will be at the Bushnell National Cemetery.   

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice, Lakeland, FL.