Person:Gertrude Hellings (1)

Gertrude May Hellings
b.18 Nov 1876 Philadelphia, PA
d.2 Jul 1938 Oakdale, PA
  1. Irene Hellings1869 -
  2. Gertrude May Hellings1876 - 1938
  3. Harry Clyde Hellings1877 - 1911
  4. Iona Mercedes Hellings1889 - 1942
m. 8 Jun 1896
  1. William Wayne Slater1907 - 1921
Facts and Events
Name Gertrude May Hellings
Gender Female
Birth[1] 18 Nov 1876 Philadelphia, PA
Marriage 8 Jun 1896 United Brethren Church, Wilkinsburg, PAto William E. Slater
Death[2] 2 Jul 1938 Oakdale, PA
Burial[3] 4 Jul 1938 Oakdale Cemetery, Oakdale, PA

Obituary in McDonald Record-Outlook, Washington County, PA, July 8, 1938:

"Mrs. Gertrude May HELLINGS SLATER, 61, wife of William E. SLATER, died at 4:50 a.m. Saturday, July 2, 1938, in her home, 1*2 Center avenue, Oakdale, following an illness of 22 months. A daughter of John C. and Mary Pauline HELLINGS, she was born November 18, 1876, in Philadelphia. She attended the Wilkinsburg schools. She and William E. SLATER were united in marriage June 8, 1896, in the United Brethren church, Wilkinsburg, by the Rev. J. I. L WR**LER. Before her marriage she taught school in Blawnox, Penn township, Allegheny county, and after her marriage she taught in Pittsburgh. She had been a resident of Milltown, Unity and Butler before coming to Oakdale in 1904. She was a member of the First Presbyterian church, Oakdale, the Order of the Eastern Star of McDonald, and the Dames of Malta of Pittsburgh. Besides her husband, she is survived by one sister, Mrs. N. F. DODDS of Langeloth. A son, Wayne, died June 22, 1921. Funeral services were held Monday morning in the Presbyterian church, Oakdale, conducted by the Rev. Carl H. WHITE, D. D. Burial was in the Oakdale cemetery."

  1. McDonald Record-Outlook, Obituaries
    8 Jul 1938.
  2. McDonald Record-Outlook, Obituaries
    8 Jul 1938.
  3. McDonald Record-Outlook, Obituaries
    8 Jul 1938.