Helen Margolis

Helen M. Margolis

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Obituary of Helen Margolis

Margolis, Helen M.

(Diamond)

Boca Raton, FL: February 26, 2008 at age 74.

Predeceased by her parents, Lillian & David Diamond. She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years,

Seymour; children, Sharon (Dov) Margolis Apfel,

Lawrence (Judy) Margolis; grandchildren, Lori &

Daniella Apfel, Adam Margolis; sisters-in-law &

brother-in-law, Evelyn (Manson) Scull, Dorothy Silver,

Eleanor Sorkin; several devoted nieces, nephews, great-nieces & great-nephews. Helen was born April 22, 1933 in Rochester, New York.

She was a graduate of Monroe High School & received

an Associates Degree in Art from RIT. She married Sy

in 1954, the same year they purchased Sy's Drug Store

on Dewey & Driving Park Avenues, which they owned and

operated until 1987. Helen wrote for many years the

Rochester Chapter Kidney Foundation's Newsletter & the

Community Newsletter of Costa Brava in FL. In 1994

they moved to Boca Raton, FL. In addition to spending

time with her family & friends, she loved animals and

enjoyed being a Pet Therapist. She was active in the

B'nai Torah Sisterhood in Boca Raton and served on their

Board. She enjoyed pursuing her interest in Art as well

as devoting much of her time to many charities. Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 29, 2008 at 10:30 AM in the Main Sanctuary of Temple Beth El (139 Winton Rd. S). Map to Temple Beth El. Interment Mt. Hope Cemetery. A Period of Mourning will be observed at 85 Carverdale Drive in Brighton, Friday 1-3 PM, Saturday 7-9 PM and Sunday through Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Map to the house of mourning. Donations may be made to the Humane Society At Lollypop Farm

99 Victor Road

P.O. Box 299

Fairport, New York 14450

Link to Lollypop Farm or

Temple Beth El

139 Winton Road South

Rochester, New York 14610

Link to Temple Beth El

or

a charity of one's choice in her memory.

Home

Boca Raton, Florida

Birthplace

Rochester, New York

Visitation
Following the funeral, the family will receive friends at 85 Carverdale Drive in Brighton, Friday 1-3 PM, Saturday 7-9 PM, and Sunday through Wednesday 2-4 & 7-9 PM.
Service Info
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, February 29, 2008 at 10:30 AM in the Main Sanctuary of Temple Beth El (139 Winton Rd. S).
Interment
Temple Beth El Section (Range 10) of Mt. Hope Cemetery.