On August 9, 2018, Helaine Sylvia Gann (nee Sapperstein) passed away unexpectedly. She was the devoted wife of late H. David Gann; loving mother of Judi (Dr. Robert) Marcus, Lisa Gann, and Hal Gann (Susan Matchett); dear sister of the late Perry Sapperstein; adoring grandmother of Rachel Marcus, David (Emily) Marcus, Shani (Mickey) Fine, Hadas Gann-Perkal, Merav Gann-Perkal, Adam (Cory) Kind, and Hannah Gann; beloved great-grandmother of Ben and Jack Marcus; dear daughter of the late Sam and Babe Sapperstein. Funeral service and interment will be held at Beth El Memorial Park, Randallstown, MD on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 11:30 am. Contributions in her memory may be sent to University of Baltimore Foundation, H. David Gann Law Scholarship, c/o Theresa Silanskis, 1130 N. Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21201. The family will be receiving immediately following services and through 4pm at 1 Gristmill Court Apartment 109, Baltimore, MD 21208.
Published in Baltimore Sun on Aug. 11, 2018.