Obituary: Bunny Daitch

Obituary: Bunny Daitch

A devoted gardener, she was a former president of the Adas Yeshurun Synagogue Sisterhood in Augusta.

Bernice “Bunny” Richman Daitch, 91, entered into rest in Atlanta on Tuesday, March 6, 2018.

Bunny was the wife of the late Irvin J. Daitch.

She was the president of the Adas Yeshurun Synagogue Sisterhood and chairman of the landscape committee for many years. She had a green thumb and a passion for gardening and was a member of multiple garden clubs. Her hobbies included boating, tennis, gardening and traveling. Her life’s joy was raising her five children.

Bernice “Bunny” Richman Daitch

She is survived by three children, Randy (Jay) Cohen, Fred (Lisa) Daitch and Debbie (Dan) Barrett. She was preceded in death by two sons, Gary and Kenny Daitch. Her grandchildren are Philip Daitch, Elizabeth Daitch Smith, Lauren Daitch, Heidi Cohen Miller, Alex Daitch and Emma Daitch. Great-grandchildren are Ellie and Aubrey Smith, Zachary Miller, and Anna Daitch. Bunny was the daughter of Sam and Anna Richman of Manning, S.C. She was the sister of Elinore Richman Aronovitz, the late George Richman and the late Bobby Richman. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, March 8, at 1 p.m. at Magnolia Cemetery in Augusta. Pallbearers are Philip Daitch, Tod Aronovitz, Brian Shonson, Mark Weinberger, Brian Estroff, Doug Froman, Scott Walkowitz, Alan Pomerance and Bobby Kreisberg. Honorary pallbearers are Jay Cohen, Dan Barrett and Michael Smith. The family requests no flowers. Any contributions may be made to the Irvin J. Daitch Cemetery Beautification Fund, Adas Yeshurun Synagogue, 935 Johns Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

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