Deaths Death Notices
WETTLAUFER, Gertrude Alice (Swannie)
WETTLAUFER - Gertrude Alice (nee Swannie)
Spiritualist, Mystic and Teacher. Born December 29, 1931; died February 11, 2018 at 1:11 AM. Spending many adolescent summer months with her grandmother, Rose Swannie at her revered "Lily Dale" in Cassadaga, NY, Trudy ("True") built upon her childhood spiritual foundations and shared lessons known and learned through a lifetime of continual service work... to youth, St. Peter's UCC Church and all who knew her. Co-founder of local community FISH initiative in the late 1960s. Hosted the late author and teacher, Dr. Elisabeth Ku;bler Ross in her modest home in West Seneca, after corresponding together for many years in the 1970s. Graduated Rosary Hill College, Magna Cum Laude 1953 BA in Chemistry/Physics, also Magna Cum Laude from D'Youville College with her MA in Gerontology. Beloved and devoted mother to Gail (James) Petrie, Cheryl Sturgis (deceased) and Brian Wettlaufer. Exalted grandmother to Cory McAllister, Jordan Abrams, and Courtney Abrams, Caitlin, Rebecca and Maegan Wettlaufer, and great grandmother to Mara and Cullen McAllister. We were all born together and so will love her for a thousand lifetimes. "Keep your thoughts positive, because your thoughts are manifesting instantly into form. Focus only on your desires and not upon your fears". Source: Angel Numbers 101 by Doreen Virtue. All donations and gifts in her honor respectfully declined. Pay them forward only. Services private.