Saturday, May 21, 2011

Buddy Trexler's Mom Passes

By Jerry Gaudet

Belatedly, we have learned that Buddy Trexler's mother has died.  -JG

Virginia G. Trexler

Mrs. Trexler, of Charlotte, NC, died April 21, 2011 at Piedmont Medical Center.
She was born May 26, 1917 in Columbia, South Carolina, beloved daughter of the late Annie Beard Gibson and John Walter Gibson. She was a LPN and had worked with Presbyterian Hospital for 34 years.

The family will greet friends 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m., Saturday, April 23, 2011 at McEwen Funeral Service at Sharon. A service to celebrate her life will be held at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel with The Reverend Dennis McGowan officiating.

Mrs. Trexler is survived by her five children: Bernard 'Buddy' Trexler, John Walter Trexler, Minerva Ann Trexler-Purnell, Brenda Trexler-McGowan and Robert Dwayne Trexler; nine grandchildren: Vanessa Trexler Oltmann, Bernard Anthony Trexler, Barry E. Trexler, Sonya Trexler Parker, James Purnell, Jr., Virginia Hildreth, Heather Nicole Williams, Chad Liam McGowan, Robert Andrew Trexler; 16 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 52 years, Bernard R. Trexler and a brother, John Walter Gibson.
Arrangements by McEwen Funeral Service at Sharon, 5716 Monroe Road, Charlotte, NC 28212.
Published in Charlotte Observer on April 23, 2011

Buddy can be reached at:
433 Seminole Trail
Martin, GA 30557

Email brtsailing@windstream.net