Helaine Kaufman Buchwald, 76, of Marietta passed away September 13 at her home.

Helaine was born at Emory Hospital on November 26, 1939. She lived a beautiful life and touched countless people’s lives as a wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, teacher to many children, and nurturing friend to everyone she met.

She was predeceased by her husband, Marvin Louis Buchwald, and is survived and lovingly remembered by her daughter, Julie; her son-in-law, Marc; her two grandchildren, Maryn and Alyssa; her brother, Kenny; her sister-in-law, Sandra; and her many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Graveside funeral services were held Thursday, September 15, 2016 at Greenwood Cemetery. Sign online guestbook at www.edressler.com. In lieu of flowers, the family encourages memorial donations to the charity of one’s choice. Baruch Dayan HaEmet. And may her memories be for a blessing. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.