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Helen Levenson Weiss


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Helen Levenson Weiss

Memphis, TN

Helen Levenson Weiss, devoted wife, mother and grandmother died Friday, April 7 at the age of 88. She was born May 28, 1928 in Duncan, Ms. She moved to Memphis with her parents, the late Harry and Shirley Levenson, and her sisters, Ruby and Sylvia, and brother, Phillip, all of whom predeceased her.

Helen was married to Harold Weiss for 49 years. They traveled extensively and especially enjoyed attending numerous Summer Olympic Events. Helen was an avid volunteer who was dedicated to her community. She was President of the Salon Circle, a volunteer at the JCC and MIFA, and a reading tutor at White Station Elementary School. She was the recipient of many service awards and named Volunteer of the Year. As an active Temple Israel member, Helen also participated in the Saturday morning study group.

Helen was devoted to her family who brought her great happiness. She is survived by her children, Elaine, Debra, and Martin; her daughter-in-law, Jocelle; her grandchildren, Sean, Jonathan (Jane), Andrew, Demi (David) and Sophie; great grandson, Banks; her nieces, Deanna Kaminsky, Beni Dragutsky, and Lori Mills; and nephew, Harry Fisher as well as many great nieces and nephews. She was fortunate to have exceptional caregivers, Diane, Leatrice, Minna, and Arnetta.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Sunday, April 9, 2017, at The Levy-Cooper Chapel in Temple Israel Cemetery. The family requests that donations be made to a .
Published in The Commercial Appeal on Apr. 9, 2017
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