Obituary: Roslyn Silverman

Obituary: Roslyn Silverman

Roslyn Silverman, 88, of Memphis, Tenn., was known to friends as a great saleswoman.

Roslyn Silverman, 88, of Memphis, Tenn., died Oct. 4, 2018.

She was born April 8, 193,0 to Isadore and Lena Leevine, of blessed memory.

Rose was an active volunteer in Jewish organizations and enjoyed playing mahjong and knitting with her numerous friends. Rose excelled as a businesswoman and was often the saleswoman of the year.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Larry Benuck, Atlanta; daughter and son-in-law, Marilyn and Leon Schwartz, Pomona, N.Y.; daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Alan Pritzker, Hollywood, Fla.; son and daughter-in-law, Ivan and Vicky Silverman, Woodmere, N.Y.; sister, Miriam Alabaster, Memphis, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Silverman.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to; Anshei Sphard Beth El Emeth Congregation, Memphis, Tenn.; Baron Hirsch Congregation, Memphis;, Tenn. or Weinstein Hospice.

A graveside service was held Oct. 5, 2018, at Anshe Sphard Cemetery in Memphis, Tenn., care of Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care.

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