Erna (Ehrlich) Gruschka – March 1, 1934 – November 9, 2012
Beloved wife of Guenter Gruschka for almost 52 years; loving mother of Ralph (Myra) Gruschka and Cathy Gruschka (Dave Zielinski); adoring grandmother of Karen, Mark and Amy Gruschka; dear sister-in-law of Margarita and Judy Ehrlich and Peter (Becky) Gruschka; also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Cherished sister of the late George and Julius Ehrlich.
Erna was born in Germany, immigrated to Shanghai, Haifa, Montreal and finally to San Francisco, where she met and wed her husband. She worked for Chubb Insurance Company, for 27 years as administrative assistant. Erna was a member of Congregation B’nai Emunah for 50 years.
Our condolences are with Erna’s entire family at this moment.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 14, 2012, at 11:00 AM at Sinai Memorial Chapel, 1501 Divisadero St. at Geary, SF, followed by interment at Eternal Home Cemetery, 1051 El Camino Real, Colma. In lieu of flowers, donations in Erna’s memory may be made to Congregation B’nai Emunah, American Diabetes Association , or the Humane Society.
May her memory be for a blessing.