Gerda Ruth PORSCH

PORSCH, Gerda Ruth, 79, of Tampa, Fl, passed away at her home on November 9th 2012. Gerda was born and raised in Berlin, Germany. Her parents names were Rudolf and Charlotte Peter. Gerda is survived by her husband, Klaus Porsch; their children, Ralf and wife Michelle, Manfred, Heidi and husband, Bobby Durschlag; her grandchildren, Renea, Erich, Alana, Katie, and Konni; great grandchildren, Kelis, and Aniyah. Gerda's life revolved around her grandchildren, Yoga and water fitness. As a certified Yoga instructor, she was teaching at various organizations and clubs throughout the Tampa Bay area. She also enjoyed working with her hands skillfully to create art with beads, yarn and string. A memorial will be held at Gonzalez Funeral Home with a reception Thursday, November 15th at 10am, followed by a service at 11am. In lieu of flowers, you may make a donation to Lifepath Hospice Central Hillsborough to thank them for the wonderful care she received. www.lifepath-hospice.org Gerda will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

Funeral Home

Gonzalez Funeral Home
7209 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, FL 33614
(813) 931-1833

Published in TBO.com on Nov. 13, 2012