Obituary: Jeri Edelman

Obituary: Jeri Edelman

The New York native was active in community organizations and at the mah-jongg and bridge tables.

Jeri Ileen Edelman, 67, of Peachtree Corners died Saturday, June 3, 2017.

Mrs. Edelman was originally from New York and moved to Boca Raton, Fla., before coming to Atlanta to be closer to her children and grandchildren. She was an active member of the Dunwoody Woman’s Club and Rivermont Women’s Association and loved to play mah-jongg and bridge. Jeri always was passionate about her family and above all being actively involved in her grandchildren’s lives.

Jeri Ileen Edelman

She was preceded in death by a son, Scott Edelman. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Howard Edelman; son and daughter-in-law Jeffrey and Lee Edelman; son Steven Edelman; grandchildren Joshua, Justin and Shayna Edelman; her mother, Suzanne Goodman; and brothers and sisters-in-law Michael and Gail Goodman and Lowell and Shelly Goodman.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Temple Emanu-El, 1580 Spalding Drive, Sandy Springs, GA 30350. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, June 6, at 12:30 p.m. at Arlington Memorial Park with Rabbi Scott Colbert officiating.

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