MONROE TOWNSHIP - GERTRUDE LAUB, age 102, passed away peacefully at home on June 4, 2021.
She was born in Brooklyn, NY to Jacob and Sarah Berkof.
She was predeceased by her brothers Eddie, Billy, Alfred and Harry; her twin sister, Leah, age 102; and her loving husband, Manuel, age 102.
She is survived by her loving sons; Richard of Buffalo, NY and Edward of Lawrenceville. She was adored by Richard's wife Roselyn and Ed's wife Ellen, both whom Goldie loved very much.
Goldie loved travel, tennis and getting together with her many friends and family. When asked what she loved in life besides friends and family, she would state her love for pizza, milk chocolate and lobster.
She put herself through nursing school while having a full-time job and being a wonderful mother and wife. She worked in hospitals and ran emergency rooms for many years. All who worked with, and were friends with Goldie, were truly blessed.
In addition to her loving children, she leaves 7 grandchildren; Margie, Robin, Jake, Errol, Ethan, Asher and Abbie. She also leaves 19 great-grandchildren.
She will be greatly missed by all her friends and family.
Donations can be made in Goldie's memory to the Alzheimer's Association at www.alz.org
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