Per her request, there will be no services. A private burial will be held in St. Bernard Cemetery in Thorp in the spring.
Shuda Funeral Chapel assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mrs. Baldischwiler was born March 5, 1923, in Turtle Lake, a daughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. Adelbert Kulig. While a young girl the family moved to Thorp where she grew up and graduated from high school.
Gertrude was a graduate of the University of Minnesota Bachelor of Science program and became a registered nurse.
She was married to Walter Baldischwiler. He died in 2006.
She last worked at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield.
Survivors include one son, Thomas (Susan), Stevens Point; one daughter, Lyn (James) Dodson, Farmington Hills, Mich.; and four granddaughters.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Irene Horvath and Ruth Pond.