Gena Turgel

Feb 1, 1923 – Jun 7, 2018 (Age 95)


Gena Turgel, a Holocaust survivor who comforted Anne Frank at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp before the young diarist's death and the camp's liberation a month later, has died. She was 95.For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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Condolences on the loss of your beloved. Please be comforted by precious memories. Her work will be remembered.

Please accept my condolences on the loss of your love one.

I'm sure so many around the country were humbled by Ms. Turgels speeches on her holocaust experience. Her strength and endurance is faith strengthening when we face adversities in life. Her legacy will be treasured and not forgotten. She is resting in Gods memory. Please accept my sincere condolences.

What an unshakable faith and perseverance you showed in the face of extreme adversity. Your kindness and selflessness will be remembered and your legacy continued by your family and friends. You are precious in God's eyes. Psalm 116:15.

I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Please find peace and comfort in Psalms 119:76.

My heartfelt condolences and prayers for the family of Ms Gena. May God grant solace and strength during this most challenging time. Ms Gena was truly a brilliant and accomplished lady of integrity. She will truly be remembered for her bravery and brilliance. With Love & Prayers

I am sorry to hear about the lost of Gena Turgel. After reading all about what life was like for her back then during the holocaust,and all the things that she went through. What I learned from her is that we all should never ever tolerate hatred again in any way. Gena Turgel will never be forgotten. My condolences go to her family.

Beloveds, it is written that the days of our years are 70 years, and 80 years if one is strong. (Psalm90:10) Gena Turgel was strong indeed! May you celebrate a life well lived and loved by many.

Certainly if we died together, we shall also live together, if we go on enduring, we shall also rule together as kings; if we deny, he also will deny us; if we are unfaithful, he remains faithful, for he cannot deny himself.