January 11, 2023
Gertie Jo Lewis passed away Sunday, Dec. 25, 2022 at her home in Holyoke at the age of 95.
Gertie was born December 31, 1926, in Daykin, Neb. to Emil H. and Elnora T. (Krueger) Fisbeck.
The family moved from Nebraska to a farm southwest of Holyoke when Gertie was six weeks old. In 1930, then moved to Paoli where her family owned a filling station. She attended grade school there before graduating from Haxtun High School with the Class of 1944. After graduation, Gertie had various employment in Holyoke and Paoli, doing clerical work with the Phillips County Clerk and Recorder, REA, Phi...