Friday, August 28, 2009

Pauline L. Gedemer

Mrs. Pauline Gedemer (nee: Gibson), 91, passed away at WFH-All Saints on Friday, August 28, 2009.

Pauline was born on September 22, 1917 to the late James and Carolyn (nee: McBrian) Gibson in Ansonia, CT. Shortly after her birth, Pauline’s mother Carolyn passed away. Her father, James, was remarried to the late Bernice Gibson. The family then moved to Racine and became lifelong residents. On December 22, 1939, she was united in marriage to Gilbert Gedemer at St. Luke's Episcopal Church. He preceded her in death on May 14, 1967.

Mrs. Gedemer was employed at Jacobsen Manufacturing as a data processor for over 30 years before her retirement. She was also a member of St. Luke's Episcopal Church.

Pauline is survived by her daughter, Kathleen (Wayne) Buehler; three sons, Paul (Laurine) Gedemer, James (Marilyn) Gedemer, Tom (Cheryl)Gedemer ; nine grandchildren, Alexander Gedemer, Colleen Sundberg, Grant Gedemer, Heidi Goodnight, Rachel Gedemer, Sarah Gedemer, Shawna Gifford, Spencer Gedemer, Tricia Franciosi; ten great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Dolores Kunka, Annette Gedemer; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Pauline will be held at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 614 Main St., on Wednesday, September 2, 2009, at 6 p.m. Relatives and friends may meet with the family at the church on Wednesday from 4 p.m until the time of service. Private inurnment with be held at Mound Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to St. Luke's Church.

Wilson Funeral Home
1212 Lathrop Ave., Racine 262-634-3361


Grant Gedemer said...

I love you Grandma Pauline. We will all miss you very much. Thank you for all the love you have given me.

Your Grandson,

P.S.: Say hello to Eddie!

Anonymous said...

You lived a long and full life, and were loved by many.
I'll always remember the "cannibal" sandwiches and meringues you used to make when we visited.
Rest in peace, Aunt Pauline.


Thomas said...

Thank you for all your love.
You have finaly found home.

Love Tom