LITHWICK, Freda (nee Swedlove)
Peacefully at the Ottawa Hospital - Civic Campus on Monday, March 4th, 2013, surrounded by her family, at age 94. Beloved wife of the late Hyman. Loving mother of Stanley (Claire Belanger), Larry (Denise Bisson) and Elaine (Harris Stein). Dear Grandmother of Sara Belanger-Lithwick (Alastair Irvine), Marianne Lithwick, Melanie (Ari Heitner) and Danielle Lithwick. Great- Grandmother of Chaya Aliza, Yehuda Yekusiel, Yosef Chaim and Eliezer Pinchas. Predeceased by brothers Harold and Casey Swedlove. Special thanks to the staff at The Palisades, Hillel Lodge, Homewatch Caregivers and the Emergency, I.C.U. and AMA Wards of the Civic Hospital for their support and care. Funeral Service will be held at the Jewish Memorial Chapel, 1771 Cuba Avenue, Ottawa on Wednesday, March 6th at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at the Jewish Memorial Gardens, 2692 Bank Street, Ottawa. Shiva to be observed at Hillel Lodge, 10 Nadolny Sachs Private, Ottawa on Thursday and Friday from 1-3 and Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 7:30-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Hillel Lodge or the charity of choice would be appreciated.

Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Mar. 6, 2013