Gertrude Elaine Lehew, 98, of Portland, Ohio, passed away on December 22, 2018, at Arbors of Pomeroy in Pomeroy, Ohio.
She was born on July 30, 1920, in Roane County, WV, daughter of the late Guy Edward Mullinex and Bessie Sayre Mullinex. She was a homemaker and a Methodist by faith. She was a 1938 graduate of Ravenswood High School. She like to read and do work puzzles, make quilts, and she enjoyed flowers and trains.
Gertrude is survived by her son, Larry Lehew (Kathy) of Pomeroy, OH; daughter, Elaine Lehew of Portland, OH; granddaughter, Missy DeCrans (Matt) of Charlotte, NC; 3 great grandchildren, Simon, Helen and Siena DeCrans of Charlotte, NC; brother, Guy Mullinex (Roberta); and several special nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 19, 2019, from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Portland Community Center in Portland, Ohio.
Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood, WV, is handling arrangements.
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