BALSAM--Sylvia, born March 15, 1916, passed away September 9, 2011. Beloved wife and lifelong friend of the late Leon Balsam. Devoted and caring mother to Michael and Barbara Balsam and Anne and Brian Terry. Adoring grammy to Lisa, Jennifer, Rebecca and Daniel and their spouses. Delighted great-grandmother of Anna and Lucy Hirsch and Sarah and Noah Solinga. A talented artist and teacher of sculpture, she will be missed and remembered with love. Donations in her memory to Temple Israel Center, White Plains would be appreciated.