Joan Buchwald Stein, loving mother, sister-in-law, grandmother, and Mema died peacefully on Friday, June 17, 2016 surrounded by family.Obituary: 1

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, Mrs. Stein moved to Atlanta in 1962 where she resided until her death.

Mrs. Stein leaves behind her daughters Jackie S. Bold and fiancé Marc Horvath; Sharon Fox and husband Jeff; daughter Laurie Sanders; and sister-in-law Helaine Buchwald. She is also survived by grandchildren Wesley Bold, Alysha Bold, Justin Fox, Jordan Fox, Madison Sanders, Lexie Horvath, and Max Horvath; and niece, Julie Perlson and husband Marc.

Contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society or The Heart Association.  Graveside services were held on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at Crest Lawn Memorial Park with Rabbi Erin Boxt as the officiant.