Obituary: Zira Richman

Obituary: Zira Richman

Michael Jacobs

Atlanta Jewish Times Editor Michael Jacobs is on his second stint leading the AJT's editorial operations. He previously served as managing editor from 2005 to 2008.

Zira Richman of Atlanta died Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015.

A native of Boston, she was the wife of the late Jack Richman and the mother of the late Michael Richman. Zira lived a life of generosity, dignity and kindness to her family and friends. She exemplified a sense of humanity and charity in everything she did.

Left to cherish her memory are her son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Pat Richman; daughters and son-in-law Nancy Richman and Susan and Aaron Kublanow; and grandchildren Ryan Richman and Joey and Brandon Kublanow.

Graveside services were conducted Thursday, Sept. 24, at Arlington Memorial Park with Rabbi Steven Lebow of Temple Kol Emeth officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Arrangements by Greenlawn Jewish Funeral Services at H.M. Patterson & Son Arlington Chapel.

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