In Memoriam

Y’s Woman Arline Gertzoff passed away on September 27 at St. Vincent’s Hospital. She had recently been diagnosed with esophogeal cancer. 


Arline was dedicated to community service in many forms. She was jUNe Day hospitality chair for 25 years, and co-chair of the Community Outreach Committee of the Westport Democratic Town Committee, from which she received the Dora Stuttman Campaign Leadership Award in 2016. She was in her third term on the RTM and a long-time member of the board of the Democratic Women of Westport. Arline also spent 20 years as an Election Day poll worker, through the Westport League of Women Voters.


She will be a loss to the entire town.