Doris "Betty" (Cohen) Gelfand

SCRANTON — Doris "Betty" (Cohen) Gelfand, 98, Scranton, died May 4, 2014, in the Jewish Home, Scranton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George E. Gelfand, in 1975.

Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin and Fannie Cohen. She was a former member of Temple Israel.

Preceding her in death were sisters, Myriel Seidel and Ruth Hope Cohen.

Surviving are daughters, Susie Gelfand and Karen Krawitz; sister, Sara Lee Colson, Trucksville; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Shiva will be held in Scranton.

Arrangements by Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Dunmore.


Funeral Home

Carlucci Golden DeSantis Funeral Home
318 East Drinker Street Dunmore, PA 18512
(570) 343-6013

Published in Times Leader from May 6 to May 7, 2014