Gertrude E. Abell, 89, of Florissant, died on Wednesday, April 17, 2013. Loving wife of the late James Abell; dear daughter of the late George and Anna Boyer; devoted mother of Jim (Lisa) Abell, Pat (Art) Behan, Judy (Tom) Walsh, and Rick Abell; cherished grandmother of Christopher (Tracie), Melissa (Doug), Danny (Kristen), Sean, Rebecca (Joel), Tony, and Taelyn; dearest great-grandmother of Bryce, Erin, Zoe, Lily, Ellie, Hannah, and Tommy; and sister of Mary Temmel. She is preceded in death by her siblings, Rose, Georgia, and Frank. Gertrude was also a loving aunt, cousin, and friend to many. The family is being served by The Baue Funeral and Memorial Center, 3950 West Clay Street, St. Charles, MO where visitation will be held Sunday, April 21, 2013, from 4 - 8 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at 12 p.m., Monday, April 22, 2013, at Baue Funeral and Memorial Center Chapel. Interment Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or Juvenile Diabetes Association. Visit Baue.com.