Gertrude "Trudy" Katzman

Obituary of Gertrude "Trudy" Katzman

Gertrude "Trudy" Marie Katzman, 82, of Las Vegas, passed away Monday, April 3, 2017. Trudy was born June 26, 1934 in Denver CO to the late Jacob and the late Evelyn Goldsmith. Trudy graduated from the University of Denver and taught elementary school in Denver and San Francisco, and then worked as a Realtor in Maryland and Las Vegas. She was happily married to her husband, Lt. Col. (Ret.) Harold Katzman, for 56 years and enjoyed traveling with him while he was in the Air Force. Trudy is survived by her husband Harold Katzman; daughters Sheron Zinn and Deborah Katzman, both of Las Vegas; granddaughters Alexandria Jones and Laney Zinn of Las Vegas; brother William (Diane) Goldsmith of Elizabeth CO; and sister in law Lorraine Kaplan of Fall River MA. She is predeceased by her parents, and her siblings Gabe Goldsmith, Barbara Brannan, and Eleanor McCarthy. A funeral will be held at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive, Boulder City, NV. Contributions in Trudy's memory may be made to an organization of the donor's choice.