Gertrude “Trudy” Agnew Bounds

Published 7:37 am Monday, December 21, 2015

Gertrude “Trudy” Agnew Bounds, 90, a retired registered nurse from Dupont Chemical, passed away at Christwood Retirement Community in Covington on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2015.

Gertrude “Trudy” Agnew Bounds

Gertrude “Trudy” Agnew Bounds

Bounds was a native of Emsworth, Penn., and resident of LaPlace, and most recently Christwood in Covington.

She was the beloved wife of the late Marlin Ellis Bounds; daughter of the late Samuel and Gertrude Lockard Agnew; loving mother of Patty Bounds Maltese of Covington, Jeffrey Ellis Bounds of Tickfaw, Beth Bounds Heltz of Prairieville, and Bonnie Bounds Vaughn of Prairieville; mother-in-law of Anthony E. Maltese, Cameron Heltz and the late Donnie Vaughn; grandmother of Kirk C. Maltese, David A. Maltese, Jeremy E. Babin, Laura L. Laroze and Jacey B. Haydel; and great grandmother of Tyler, Alexis, Ashleigh, Madeline and Ellis Maltese and Trace and Claire Haydel.

Bounds was preceded in death by siblings Dr. Harold S. Agnew, Anne A. Agnew and Florence Agnew Forte.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. on Wednesday, Dec. 23 at noon. Interment will follow in All Saints Mausoleum.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. until service time. To sign and view the guest book, visit