We lost a true piece of GSCNC history last month, our council’s first president, Gertrude “Bobby” Lerch. What an incredible legacy she left for us.

2 responses to “A tribute to my Friend Gertrude “Bobby” Lerch”

  1. […] and discovered that I knew the uniform’s previous owner, Barbara Lerch, granddaughter of Bobby Lerch, the beloved former president of the Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital. Bobby […]

  2. […] That holds true for volunteers and long-time staff. I just recently learned of a former Rockwood director who has passed away in February — and wanted it known in her obituary that she lived to 99 years and seven months.  At Nation’s Capital, we lost two past council presidents in recent years — Marguerite Cyr (101) and Bobby Lerch (104). […]

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