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Oct. 11, 1925 - Nov 5, 2012
In San Francisco at age 87. Beloved wife of the late Nathan Jachimowicz for 58 years; loving mother of Myra (Alfred) Herpe, Rosalie (Sheldon) Past and Albie Jachimowicz; adoring grandmother of Barry (Janie) Herpe, Danny Herpe, Dena (Roger) Kline, Melissa (Daniel) Kertz, Robbie (Adelina) Past, Leah Jachimowicz, Joshua (Caitlin) Jachimowicz and Rachel Jachimowicz; dear great-grandmother of Samuel and Zachary Kline and Alyza Kertz.
Survived incarceration in Mauthausen Concentration Camp and the Lodz ghetto during WWII. Liberated by Russian armed forces and relocated in 1950 by a Jewish relief organization to Chester, Pennsylvania, where she and Nathan opened a tailor shop.
Moved to San Francisco in 1962 after finding relatives who also survived the Holocaust. Owner of Emerald Cleaners on Noriega Street for 35 years with Nathan.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at 11:00AM at Sinai Memorial Chapel, 1501 Divisadero St., at Geary, SF, followed by interment at Eternal Home Cemetery, 1051 El Camino Real, Colma. In lieu of flowers, donations to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place, S.W., Washington D.C. 20024, would be kindly appreciated.
Published in San Francisco Chronicle on Nov. 6, 2012
Sinai Memorial Chapel - San Francisco
1501 Divisadero Street San Francisco, CA 94115