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Ethel C. 'GG' Gundersen

February 28, 2019

Ethel Clement 'GG' GundersenEthel Clement "GG" Gundersen, 93, of Watertown passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019, at Samaritan Summit Village.

A celebration of her life will be at her family's convenience. There will be no calling hours and arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.

GG was born in Edwards on February 4, 1926, daughter of Joseph and Ida Myers Clement. A marriage to Arthur Jones ended in divorce. She then married Donald Gundersen on October 13, 1964 in Watertown and he passed on June 5, 1997. Her passions were bowling, golfing, and dancing.

She is survived by her three sons, Dennis A. (Paulette) Jones, Somersett, MA, Steven W. (Trena) Jones, Clayton, and Donald Gundersen, Brownville; three daughters, Patricia J. (Edward) Blackford, Adams, Laurie (Mike) Delaney, Memphis, TN, and Claudia (Lloyd) Bowser, Watertown; sixteen grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sister, Idabell Ashbocker, LaFargeville; and numerous nieces and nephews. GG was predeceased by her five brothers, Lawrence, Richard, Floyd, Elwood, and Earnest Clement, and three sisters, Emma Finely, Olive Clement, and Mable Horne.

In lieu of flowers, donations in her name may be to a charity of your choice. Online condolences to her family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#6 Laurie Delaney 2019-03-03 19:27
I am so gonna miss you Mom. But you will live on in my heart and the hearts of your huge family. Thank you for being a great Mom and a wonderful Grandmother to all of us.
I love you Mom!
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#5 Sandy Besaw 2019-03-03 09:32
To Ethel's beautiful family: What a wonderful wife your Mother was to my brother Don, sister-in law to me, and aunt to my children. Our families didn't get together often but when we did the laughter and memories of those occasions remain in our hearts forever. RIP dear Ethel.
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#4 Dennis A Jones 2019-03-03 07:08
RIP Mom you will be missed by your large family and many friends , you had a long life filled with laughter ,joy and dance. Boogie on . LOVE YOU
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#3 Sally Zurenda 2019-03-02 21:41
To Ethel's family
She was a wonderful beautiful lady with a huge heart. She has a special spot in my heart. She was an amazing grandmother to my kids, and I couldn't ask for a better mother in law. She raised a loving family and I am so glad Logan and Kelsey are a part of it. I am very sorry for the loss the family is feeling.
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#2 Patricia Blackford 2019-03-02 19:50
My Mom... "GG" ( Gramma Gunner) had an amazing life ... full of adventure.. and love..
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#1 Becky Bushaw 2019-03-02 00:07
To Ethel’s family: I’m so glad I got to know her while my dad , Noah , was at Summit.. I enjoy talking to her and saying hello to her family when they visited. God Bless

Becky Bushaw
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