Alice D. Netter|
AGE: 93 • Scarsdale
Alice Netter, born Alice Dreyfus, of Basel, Switzerland, passed away on Thursday, March 27 in White Plains at the age of 93. She came to the United States in 1940 and settled in New York City where she attended Julliard School of Music and graduated in 1944. In 1942, she met Kurt Fred Netter, her husband and love of her life for over 60 years. His unexpected death in 2003 was a huge loss for her. A lifelong competitor, she particularly enjoyed ice skating and tennis as a child, skiing, tennis, golf as an adult. She continued to be an avid concert goer and life master bridge player until her final days. She had three children: Nadine Levy of Palm Beach Florida, Fred Netter and his wife Judi of Croton-on-Hudson, NY and Ronald Netter and his wife Susan of New Haven, CT. She also leaves her 5 grandchildren, Sarah Boone, Kate Levy, Gus Levy, Ben Netter and Rebecca Bloomquist who were all the object of her ongoing interest and affection. She also leaves 4 great grandchildren who were the love of her life. Donations in her name should be sent to Selfhelp Community Services at 520 8th Ave, NYC, 10018. A funeral service will be held at Congregation Kol Ami on Monday, March 31 at 10 AM.
Published in the The Journal News on Mar. 30, 2014