Joan Spielberger Langer, of Birmingham, died Oct. 17, 2020 after a brief illness. She was 96 years young, born Dec 5, 1923. Joan was preceded in death by her husband Jack Langer; her parents, Selma and IW Spielberger; sister Peggy Rose Spielberger of Atlanta; and brother, Dr. Robert Spielberger, of Birmingham.
She is survived by sister-in-laws Lynn Spielberger Bloomston (Bert) of Birmingham and Dvora Rotenberg Shulman of Rochester; stepson Larry Langer of West Palm Beach; and many adoring nieces and nephews: Peggy Klug (Isaac), Steve Spielberger (Susan), Jeff Spielberger (Sandra), Wendy Rutkoff (Jonathan), and Scott Spielberger (Audra) and their children Adam (Elissa), Michael (Kate), Brad (Jenna) Klug, Stefanie (Dave) Funk, Richard, Mitchell, Samantha Spielberger, Ida and Bobby Rutkoff; as well as many cousins. She will forever and always remain in our hearts. Contributions may be made to Collat Jewish Family Services, www.cjfsbham.org.
A private family burial was held in Atlanta with Rabbi Joshua Heller officiating.