Marvin S. Weinstock, 98, of Kingston died Thursday evening, Dec. 5, 2013, in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.
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Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Max and Cecil Levy Weinstock and was a graduate of GAR High School, Class of 1934.
He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a grocer in Wilkes-Barre for many years prior to retirement.
Mr. Weinstock was a member of Congregation Ohav Zedek, the former United Orthodox Synagogue, the former Temple Bnai Jacob, the JCC, its Men's Club and other civic and religious organizations.
Marvin was preceded in death by his loving wife, Ann, in 1994; brother, Irving; and sister, Frances.
He is survived by his children, Dr. Elliott Weinstock and his wife, Carol, Pittsburgh; and Janice Havera and her husband, Bruce, Mountain Top; four grandchildren, Dr. Matthew Weinstock and his wife, Megan; Dr. Michael Weinstock; Dr. Allison Weinstock; and Dr. Scott Havera; three brothers, Chester, Paul and Leonard Weinstock; nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Sunday at Rosenberg Funeral Chapel Inc., 348 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre, with Rabbi Raphael Nemetsky officiating.
Interment will be in B'nai Jacob Cemetery, Wilkes-Barre.
Shiva will be observed at The Woodlands from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday.
Memorial contributions may be made, in memory of Marvin, to the Association for the Blind, 1825 Wyoming Ave., Exeter, PA 18643, or AMDF (Macular Degeneration Research), P.O. Box 515, Northampton, MA 01061-0515.
For more information, visit www.rosenbergfuneralchapel.com.
Rosenberg Funeral Chapel - Wilkes Barre
348 S. River St
Wilkes Barre, PA 18702
Published in Citizens' Voice on Dec. 7, 2013