Gertrude D. Sabelhaus, 86, Fulda

Gertrude D. Sabelhaus, 86, of Fulda, died Sunday, July 5, at Community North Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Jasper August 28, 1933, to George and Frances (Spellmeier) Mehringer. She married Raymond J. Sabelhaus February 9, 1954, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper. He died October 20, 2003.

Gertrude was a member of St. Boniface Parish and its Ladies Sodality. She was a homemaker and a former member of the St. Meinrad Legion Post 366 Auxillary.

She is survived by three daughters, Mary Ann Sabelhaus, Indianapolis, Frances Turnbaugh and companion Earl Reagan, Vicksburg, and Bert Harris and husband Jim, Huntingburg; two sons, David Sabelhaus and wife Diana, Bristow, and Raymond D Sabelhaus and wife Rae Lyn, Troy; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren (and one on the way), and one great-great grandchild

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by one brother, Basil Mehringer, and two sisters, Pauline Brosmer and Mary Katherine Huber.

Friends may call from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Becher Funeral Home in Ferdinand, Online condolences can be shared at A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Boniface Church with burial following in the church cemetery.