By Levi Clancy for לוי on
Gertie Martin was a close family friend,
and there is a page on her included in the Family Book.
GERTRUDE "AUNT GERTIE" MARTIN
PHOTO COURTESY OF GLORIA GOLDBERG
Gertrude Martin, known as Aunt Gertie to so many of us, needs mention too. She met the Lazarus clan in 1920. To quote Aunt Mimi, "She was one of the finest persons on this earth".
She was born Gertrude Rosenberg on August 19, 1901, in Preston England. Moved to California in 1920. Died on June 29, 1986.