Gertie was born to Charles & Eunice Way on April 13th, 1936. On October 5th, 1954 she married the love of her life Clayton Collins. Together they were blessed with three children Marilyn, Kevin & Dean. Gertie loved her family dearly and always wished they all lived closer and could visit more often.
Gertie is predeceased by: Her parents: Charles & Eunice Way (Howse); Brother: Alwyn and Sister: Ruby.
She leaves to mourn her loving husband: Clayton of almost 65 years; Daughter Marilyn (Dawson); Sons: Kevin & Dean (Donna); Grandchildren: Angie, D.J., Shane, Ryan & Taylor, Great Children: Jayden, Alice, Cole & Aiden; Special Cousin/Friend: Viona Keating; Sisters & Brother-in-laws as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.