Gertrude E. Rinne, 94 of Middleboro , passed away on April 11, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Oiva Rinne. Born in 1924 to her parents Fiilus and Lempi (Makella) Harju. She is survived by her son Carl Rinne. She was pre-deceased by her siblings Ellen Mackey, Toivo Harju, Reino Harju and Eino Harju and Wilho Harju. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Gertrude was born and raised in Carver, MA and lived her married life in Middleboro. She was a member of Ocean Spray for many years. She loved to dance and travel, she also spent her winters in Florida. Visiting Hours will be held at the Shepherd Funeral Home, 116 Main St, Carver on Wednesday, April 18, from 2:00 to 6:00PM. Funeral Services and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Gertrude’s name can be made to, Its all about the animals at 103 Marion Rd, Rochester MA, 02770.