Symanowitz, Elaine R.
Elaine R. Symanowitz of Danbury, Connecticut, died Wed. January 23, 2013 in Danbury at the age of 92. She was born July 26, 1920 in Blairsville, PA, daughter of the late Frank and Marianna (Hrobak) Layok. She graduated from Schools in PA, and attended Beautician School. On June 20, 1941 she married Walter Symanowitz who predeceased her in Oct. 30, 2000. Mrs. Symanowitz was a member of St. Lawrence O'Toole Church in Brewster, NY, and worked as a Nurses aid for many years. She had lived in Brewster for 43 yrs. before moving to New Fairfield in 1984 then moving to Danbury 2 yrs. ago. Mrs. Symanowitz enjoyed cooking and making dresses when she was a younger woman. She is survived by her son Paul Symanowitz of Danbury, CT, her daughters Joan Rudd of Doylestown, PA, and Elaine VanDeWater of New Fairfield, CT, a brother Louis Layok of Danbury, five grandchildren; Jason and Victoria Rudd, Paula VanDeWater and Kyle and Keith Symanowitz and a great grandson Jack Rudd. A funeral service will be held on Sat January 26, 2013, 5 pm at Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster, NY. Internment will be private. Calling Hrs. will be Sat from 2 to 5 pm at the funeral Home. Contributions in her memory may be made to Filosa Skilled Nursing Facility, 3 Hakim St. Danbury, CT 06810.