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1943 Gertrude 2019

Gertrude Hahn

March 7, 1943 — August 30, 2019


Trudy Hahn (nee Kovach), age 76 of Lutsen, Minnesota, passed away August 30, 2019 at Solvay Hospice House in Duluth after a long battle with cancer.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Margaret Kovach, and brother, Louis Kovach.

She is survived by Bob, her husband of 54 years; son, Rob Hahn; daughter, Kristin Altenburg (Scott); grandchildren, Melody Collins, Bobby and Patrick Hahn, and Emily and Stephanie Altenburg; and great-granddaughter, Sophie Altenburg; sisters-in-law Jackie Kovach and Jacquie Williamson; nieces, Kaitlin Kovach and Marnie Williamson; nephew, Matt Williamson (Allison); as well as other relatives and countless friends.

Trudy lived a life centered on faith, family and friends. She was tireless in her volunteer efforts, especially at Catholic churches in Winona and Grand Marais, Winona Cotter Schools and the West End Garden Club.

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2019 at St. John's Catholic Church, 10 E. 5th Street, Grand Marais. Visitation at the church one hour prior to mass.

A very special thanks to the caring staff at Solvay Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Children's Program at St. John's Church or the Soup Kitchen in Key West, Florida.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Mass of Christian Burial

Friday, September 6, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

St. John's Catholic Church

10 5th Ave W, Grand Marais, MN 55604

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