Gertrude “Trudy” Schwieterman Kuenning, 74

Gertrude “Trudy” Schwieterman Kuenning, 74, died on Sunday, July 10, 2011, in Concord, N.H., after a long illness.  

She was born on April 17, 1937, in Celina, the daughter of Urban and Corinne Schwieterman, and they preceded her in death.

She is survived by two sons, Kevin Kuenning of Concord, N.H., and Keith (Tess) Kuenning of Bow, N.H.; four grandchildren;  three great-grandchildren; two brothers, David (Ruth Ann Kremer) Schwieterman of New Bremen and Dr. Donald (Marilyn Willke) Schwieterman, M.D., of Maria Stein.

She was preceded in death by her son, Kirk (Kris Gaier Ahrns) Kuenning, 47; her sister and brother-in-law, Donald and Betty Jo (Schwieterman) Gormley.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Holy Redeemer Church in New Bremen, and burial will follow at St. Augustine Cemetery in Minster. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Trudy Kuenning Memorial Fund at the Merrimack County Savings Bank, 503 South St., Bow, N.H., 03304.