Marietta Hudson, 91, entered into rest on May 29, 2013 in Manteca, Ca. She was born in Oklahoma on December 16, 1921. She is preceded in death by her two children Patty Keener and Jerry Hudson and one brother Leon Gilley.
Ms. Hudson is survived by her children Carol Reimche, Harold Keith Hudson, Vi Furtado, Ruby O’Donald, and Helen Weaver. Her siblings are Jack and wife Gean Gilley, Faye Center, Maybill Gilley, Hazel Sattler, Jean Ottenstroer, Betty Kenney, J. R. and wife Marlie Gilley, and Linda Thrun. In addition Marietta was blessed by 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.
Marietta was a resident of Manteca for over 60 years. After raising her children she went into nursing working for Manteca Care and Rehab for over 25 years, retiring at the age of 75. She had a passion for children as she unofficially adopted every child in the neighborhood. Her caring heart never went unnoticed by her family and friends. She loved quilting especially creating lap robes for everyone she knew. Marietta will be remembered for her kind spirit and her loving generosity. She will be missed.
P.L. Fry & Son is honored to be serving the Hudson family. A visitation will be on Wednesday June 5, 2013 at 4:00 p.m. to 7 p.m. held at P.L .Fry & Son Funeral Home 290 N. Union Road, Manteca. A service will also be held at P.L. Fry & Son on Thursday June 6, 2013 at 10 a.m. She will be laid to rest at East Union Cemetery. An online guest book is available at www.plfryandson.com (search obituaries).
Manteca (Calif.) Bulletin
Tuesday, June 5, 2013