Myra G Sonnenfeld  November 28 2021

Myra G Sonnenfeld November 28 2021

November 28 2021
GENEVA – Myra G. Sonnenfeld, 86, formerly of Geneva, passed away on Sunday, November 28, 2021 at the Jewish Home in Rochester. There will be no prior calling hours. A Memorial Service will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at Temple Beth-El, 755 S. Main St, Geneva. Rabbi Ann Lansdowne will officiate. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery. Memorial contributions, in her memory, may be made to Hearing Loss of America, 6116 Executive Blvd., Suite 320, Rockville, MD 29852 or to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson Research, PO Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014. Myra was born in Philadelphia, PA and resided in New York City for several years before moving to the Geneva area. She as the daughter of the late David and Sarah Elkins Gever. She was a graduate of Temple University where she received her Bachelor degree and from Adelphi University where she received her Master Degree in Deaf Education. She taught at the Middle College High School in New York City for many years. Myra help found the Self Help for the hard of hearing which is now Hearing Loss of America. She was a member of the NYS Teachers Union and a member of Temple Beth-El. She is survived by her sons, Andrew P. (Lisa) Fine of New Jersey and Richard G. (Candace Lindquist) Sonnenfeld of New Mexico; five daughters, Leslie (Scott) Beitter of Long Island, Julie (Dennis) Shapiro of Long Island, Amy (George) Sonnenfeld Teel of Waterloo, Sandra (Warren Berry) Sonnenfeld of Poughkeepsie, NY, and Nancy Sonnenfeld of Reisterstown, MD; seven grandchildren, one great-grandson, and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Fred Sonnenfeld who died in 2017. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Myra G. Sonnenfeld please visit our Sympathy Store.

Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Myra G Sonnenfeld November 28 2021.

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Death notice for the town of: New Paltz, state: New York

death notice Myra G Sonnenfeld November 28 2021

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