, Newburyport, MA

November 25, 2013

Gertrude E. Nordstrom, 99

Newburyport — Gertrude E. (Doucette) Nordstrom, 99, of Newburyport, Mass., died on November 23, 2013, at the Country Center in Newburyport. She was born in Reading, Mass., on July 30, 1914, to the late Robert E. and Mary L. Doucette.

Gertrude was the widow of Edward Nordstrom. She is survived by her son, Robert Nordstrom and his wife, Amy, of Mattapoisett, and his late wife, Susan Burlingame Nordstrom; her sons, Richard McIntire of Dover, N.H., and Edward McIntire; brothers, Charles Doucette of Lynn, and George Doucette and his wife, Joanne, of Port Charlotte, Fla.; grandchildren, Jay Nordstrom of Tucson, Ariz., Jill Nordstrom McGlashan of Gloucester, Susan Daudelin of Dover, Carol Scofield of New Hampshire, and Scott McIntire and Glenn McIntire; several great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends are invited to calling hours on Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to noon, at the Twomey, LeBlanc and Conte Funeral Home, 193 High Street, Newburyport. A service will follow at 12 p.m. Burial will be private. To offer condolences, please visit

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.