Gertrude Teresa Obowa, age 96, of Fergus Falls, Minnesota, passed away February 3, 2018.
In 1948 Gertrude started working at Northwestern Bell Telephone as an operator in Fergus Falls. She later worked in Park Rapids, Little Falls and Redwood Falls. She eventually returned to Fergus Falls to replace the lady that hired her. Gert became chief operator until retiring in August of 1981.
Obituary and further information at Glende-Nilson Funeral Home: https://www.glendenilson.com/notices/GertrudeGert-Obowa