Gertrude T. Mostert passed away at the Delhi Rehabilitation and Nursing Center Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022.
Gert was born July 27, 1934 in Windham to James and Beatrice Tweedie. She graduated from Delaware Academy High School and the Agricultural and Technical College at Delhi. She married Richard Mostert on March 11, 1954 in Delhi and they moved to California while Dick was in the Air Force. Returning to Delhi, she was employed for more than 20 years by O’Connor Hospital, working in medical records and as a medical secretary.
Gert was a member of the First Presbyterian Church Delhi for 70 years.
Gert is survived by her children Terry (Deb) Mostert and Cindy Mostert; grandchildren Nick (Lisa) Mostert, Becky (Kyle) Hull, Shannon (Brent) Caron, Jeremiah (Sara) Anderson and Katie (Miguel Duran) Anderson; and great-grandchildren Brookley, Wyatt, Madison, Alexis, Makayla, Lucas and Chloe. She is also survived by her sisters Linda Shepard and Marge Tweedie, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Gert was predeceased by her husband, Dick, and her son, Gordon.
Gert will be remembered as someone who loved to give handmade gifts to others. She especially loved to send greeting cards. Most of all, she loved large family gatherings.
The family would like to send a very special thank you to Nancy and Darlene for the very helpful caregiving they gave to our mother, grandmother and great grandmother for many years.
Contributions in Gertrude Mostert’s name can be made to Heart of The Catskills Humane Society, 46610 State Highway 10, Delhi, NY 13753.
For the convenience of the family, a memorial service will be held at a later date.
Visit www.macarthurfh.com to share a condolence with the Mostert family.