December 10, 2017

Kislev 22, 5778

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Ms. Gertrude Dolny

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Adar I 20, 5755

March 22, 1907 to February 20, 1995

Gertrude Dolny, 87, was wife of Jack and mother of PNC Warren S. Dolny and his brother Stephen. She is also survived by 5 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, a brother and a sister. She started working as a bank teller at the age of 16, and married a fellow teller on Thanksgiving Day in 1925. Mrs. Dolny and her husband were among the founders of the Hebrew Congregation of Somers, which honored the couples many years of serice to the synagogue. She served as vice president of both the Sisterhood at the synaagogue as well as with the Yorktown Heights (NY) Aviva chapter of Hadassah. In 1985, she was named Mother of the Year by the local chapter. She volunteered as a teacher's assistant for the Somers School district and was a member of the Somers Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.