Westborough – Gertrude C. Horohoe, 86, of Westborough, passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 at home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of William P. Horohoe. Mr. and Mrs. Horohoe would have celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary in November.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Charles and Gertrude (Doran) Muller, and was educated in Brooklyn schools.
Gertrude was a communicant of St. Luke the Evangelist Church in Westborough. She enjoyed traveling and had been a resident of Westborough since 2000, previously living in Framingham. Most of all, she was dedicated to her entire family.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her five children and their spouses, Patricia Ann Kilcoyne and her husband Edward of Northbridge, Barbara Ann Bytheway and her husband John of Leominster, Susan G. LeBrun and her husband Raymond of Manchester, N.H., William P. Horohoe Jr., and his wife Martha of Shrewsbury, and Karen M. Marden and her husband Charles of Shrewsbury; one brother, Charles Muller and his wife Carol of Charlotte, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Her funeral Mass will be celebrated Tuesday, Aug. 12, at 10:30 a.m., in St. Luke the Evangelist Church, 70 West Main St., Westborough. Burial will follow in St. Luke's Cemetery. Calling hours will be Monday, Aug. 11, from 5-8 p.m., at the Rand-Harper-Pickering Westborough Funeral Home, 62 West Main St., Westborough.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to VNA Care Hospice, 199 Rosewood Dr., Suite 180, Danvers, MA 01923 or to the Alzheimer's Association, 480 Pleasant St., Watertown, MA 02472.