Jeannette Shohet, 91, of Fairfield, Conn., died April 9, 2013. Prior to developing Alzheimer's she was a very active volunteer in The Jewish Home for the Elderly, having won the volunteer of the year award for which she and her family were very proud of.
She is survived by her husband Herbert Shohet, and her children, Dr. Stephen Hillman and wife Cynthia of Bloomfield Hills, Mich. Douglas Hillman and wife Beverly of Highland Beach, Fla. and Robin Bogdan and husband Jan of Norwalk, Conn. She is also survived by her step children, Susan Bai and husband Larry of Nevada, and Barbara Greenhouse of Bethel, Conn. and by many grandchildren, Michael and Michelle Hillman, Lauren Hillman, Alex, Adam, Amanda, and Alyssa Bogdan, Cindy Bai, and Ariana Greenhouse. Mrs. Shohet was the daughter of Fred and Rose Sokolow and sister of the late Sylvia Pressman. She was also the loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.
Interment was at Temple Beth El Cemetery in Norwalk, Conn. Arrangements by Collins Funeral Home, Norwalk. It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Mrs. Shohet may do so by making a contribution to: The
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