Gerturde Hak, 98


PROVIDENCE – Gertrude Hak of Epoch on Blackstone Blvd., died November 2. She was the wife of the late Phillip Hak. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Harry and Ida (Goldstein) Goldberg, she had lived in Pawtucket most of her life before moving to Providence six years ago.

Gertrude was a teacher in the Pawtucket school system, a member of Temple Emanu-El and a life member of Hadassah. She was the mother of the late Kenneth Hak; sister of the late William Goldberg, Anne Goldfine, Evelyn Mellion and Myrtle Silverman; grandmother of Rachel Goodman. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Home & Hospice Care of RI.