Gertrude Barribeau

GOODMAN, Wis. – Gertrude “Trudy” Barribeau, 58, of Goodman, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Sept. 30, 2013, at Aurora Baycare Medical Center in Green Bay, Wis.

She was born in Garden City on Oct. 22, 1954; daughter of Charles and Louise (Berlinger) Frydrych. Trudy married Alan Barribeau on Sept. 4, 1976, at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Goodman.

Trudy was a hard worker and extremely proud of her family. She put everyone first and had a great sense of humor. She was a mother to everyone. She will be missed by all who knew her.

Trudy is survived by her husband, Alan “Joe” Barribeau; two sons, Noah and Joseph; grandson, Xxaiver; brothers and sister, Raymond Frydrych, Ronald (Connie) Frydrych, Kathy (Harold) Cripps, and Alan Frydrych; and further survived by numerous extended family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a niece, Erica.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Friday at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Goodman, with Father John Hephner officiating.

Family and friends may call from 9 a.m. until the time of Mass at the church on Friday.

Interment will be in Glenwood Cemetery in Goodman.

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Messar-Roubal Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.