Gertrude Evelyn Koemel McEwen, 86, died Monday, March 12, 2012. A viewing will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 15,at the Silver Lakes Ward Chapel, 3065 S. Bluff Road, Syracuse. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, March 16, at the Mt. Green Highlands Chapel, 5378 W. Old Highway Road, Mountain Green, with a viewing starting at 9:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Mountain Green Cemetery under the direction of Larkin Mortuary. Read the complete obituary in the Standard-Examiner's e-edition.