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Gertrude Cohen

d. September 6, 2022

Gertrude Cohen

Gertrude (nee Zucker) September 6, 2022, of Haverford, PA; beloved wife of the late Jerry Cohen; loving mother of Frumi Cohen (Noa Kuzma), Susan Cohen-Dickler (Jan Dickler), Linda Cohen Gordon (Dr. Daniel Gordon) and Holly Cohen Licht (Phil Licht); cherished grandmother of Drew Dickler, Spencer Dickler, Sydney Licht Cohen (Daniel Cohen), Henry Licht, Alison Licht, Leila Gordon and Sophie Gordon. “Geetie” lived a full and rich life. She was co-founder of Suburban Jewish School, a secular folk shul in Merion where she taught first grade for many years. She was an avid reader, knitter, traveler, movie and theater enthusiast, and cook. But close friends and family were her greatest passion. She will be missed.

Funeral services are private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Gertrude’s memory may be made to Francisvale Home For Small Animals (, JFCS of Greater Philadelphia ( or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Shiva will be held at the home of Dr. Daniel and Linda Gordon on
Thursday, September 8, between the hours of 1:30pm-4:00pm and again from 6:30pm-9:00pm.



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