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Gertrude Heston

Updated: Oct 4, 2022

Gertrude “Trudy” Heston, 99, passed away on September 14, 2022. A funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, September 22nd at 10:30 at Brooks Funeral Care on University Blvd. Her urn will be buried at Glendale Cemetery in Des Moines, IA. Trudy’s family invites attendees to join them electronically via:

Trudy was born to Wilbur and Clara (Masker) Boatwright on June 16, 1923, in Iowa. She was the oldest of seven children. Trudy graduated from North High School in 1940 and was later united in marriage to Marvin “John” Olson. They raised three children together, Patricia, John, and Dennis. She is survived by eleven grandchildren.

Memorial contributions for Trudy Heston can be addressed to her family for later distribution.


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