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Gerda Lerner

Gerda Lerner (Associated Press/Wisconsin State Journal, Sarah B. Tews)
Gerda Lerner (Associated Press/Wisconsin State Journal, Sarah B. Tews)

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May 17, 2013 "May the god of comfort be a source of strength for your family at this difficult time. 2Corn 1:3, 4. Deepest Sympathy, Sue, Concord, NC"
May 07, 2013 "My condolences to the Lerner family as they mourn the loss of their loved one. May God be a comfort and strength to you. He is the hearer of prayer. Psalms 65:2." - T S (Milton, NC)
January 11, 2013 "My father was Gerda's 1st cousin, but the family has not been in contact for many years. My condolences to her family and I would be pleased if they could contact me." - Dorothy Kent (Kronstein) (Toronto, ON)
January 09, 2013 "We, as women, owe her a great debt of gratitude. People of my generaton cannot appreciate how arcaic academia can be at ANY time in history. My best wishes and prayers to her family at this sad time. I can only hope to gain a minor fraction of the perseverence and "guts" she had. God bless her rest and the rest of those two ladies who helped encourage this great intellect." - Tami B (Independence, MO)
January 07, 2013 "My condolences to the family. May The Lord strength you as you shared chries memories of laughter." - Kathy Sealy (GA)
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Obituary for Gerda Lerner
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Gerda Lerner spent her 18th birthday in a Nazi prison, sharing a cell with two gentile women arrested for political work who shared...
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