Bertha Jost was born to Prussian Parents in Breman Germany. She immagrated to the US in 1901 as a little girl with her sister Leana and brother Bernard to the city by the bay, Perth Amboy, New Jersey. Bertha graduated from Perth Amboy High School and the Elizabeth General Hospital School of Nursing. A 2nd Lt.in the U.S Army Nursing Corps. She was employed for many years at a New York Hospital which is now Sloan-Kettering. Bertha had an apartment on Riverside Dr. and Central Park West in NYC. Unmarried she passed away at the early age of 42 in 1941. Described by her niece, Eleanor as a wonderful and loving aunt.
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