Gertrude Olshan

Gertrude Olshan

Gertrude Olshan (Kravetsky), 87, of Manchester died Dec. 30, 2013. She was born in Newark, where she resided for many years, and also lived in West Orange.

Mrs. Olshan was employed by the Millburn Board of Education, serving as its payroll secretary for over 20 years.

She was an active member and past president of the charity council supporting cerebral palsy, and was a member of Hadassah and ORT.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Abraham; her son, Mark (Debbie) of Rockville, Md.; her daughter, Sandy (Jesse) of Livingston; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were held Dec. 31 with arrangements by Belkoff-Goldstein Funeral Chapel, Lakewood. Memorial contributions may be made to B’nai B’rith Senior Housing Program, c/o B’nai B’rith International, 2020 K St. NW, 7th floor, Washington, DC 20006.

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