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Gertrude (Bigham) Kempton

August 21, 1925 ~ April 17, 2022 (age 96)

Obituary

Gertrude Kempton, 96, of Laurelville passed away on April 17, 2022.  She was born on August 21, 1925 in Hocking County to Levi and Mildred (Yantes) Bigham.  Gertrude was a member of Laurel Hills UMC, Pumpkin Wings, Lancaster Old Car Club and Roundtown Roamers.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Orville Kempton and a sister Wavelene Parker.  Gertrude is survived by her son Mark (Vicky) Kempton, grandchildren Amber (Adam) Gooley, Terri (Corey) Calla and Traci (Aaron) Garner, great grandchildren Scotty, Gracie, Callie Jo, Tony, Lilly, Hannah, Miles.  Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wellman Funeral Home, Laurelville with Pastor Brian Davis officiating with burial to follow in Green Summit Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home in Laurelville on Wednesday from 4-8 p.m.  Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.

 

 

 

 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
April 20, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Wellman Funeral Home Laurelville
16451 St. Rte. 56 East
Laurelville, OH 43135

Funeral Service
Thursday
April 21, 2022

11:00 AM
Wellman Funeral Home Laurelville
16451 St. Rte. 56 East
Laurelville, OH 43135

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