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Carolyn Gold Mintz


1937 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Carolyn Gold Mintz Obituary
August 23, 1937 - December 23, 2016 Carolyn Gold Mintz, 79 passed away today, Friday. December 23, 2016 at Home, in Encino, CA, surrounded by her family. Her loving Husband, Gary Mintz, daughters Mindy Klein & Karen Todd, Sons Max (Eni) Gold & Gary (Andrea) Gold. Carolyn was born on August 23, 1937 in Younkers NY to Arthur & Helen Silverberg Marpet. After a few years in Younkers, the family moved to Washington, DC. & a few years later moved again to Chicago, IL, & then to Cleveland, OH before finally settling for good in Van Nuys, CA. Carolyn grew up in Van Nuys, CA. After high school she attended UC Berkeley. After meeting & marrying her first husband they had Howard (deceased), Jon Boscoe, Mindy Klein, Karen Todd & Julie Boscoe (deceased). Next came Al Gold. They were happily married for over 30 years. Al Gold brought Rich Gold, Max (Eni) Gold, Gary (Andrea) Gold & Julie Gold Jenkins. Now a household of 7 children. Finally, in 2014 she met & later married her last great love, Gary Mintz. Would that it could have lasted forever. Gary brought a new extended family Daughter Dana (Andy) Gumar, Sons Mark (Andrea) Weitz, Ronald (Jessica) Mintz, Russell (Laura) Mintz Carolyn was active & took leadership roles in many community activities including Beth Hillel, United Jewish Welfare Fund, Women's American ORT, Los Angeles ORT College & Beit T'Shuvah. Additionally, she sat on the LA County Commission on Adoption for 10 years. One other thing characterized Carolyn's life. With her presence & authenticity, she was an extraordinary friend. Everywhere she went in life she left friends in her wake. Carolyn was preceded in death by by her parents, Arthur & Helen Marpet & her children, Howard & Julie. Her first husband & her second husband, Al Gold. Carolyn is survived by her spouse Gary Mintz of Encino, CA; her sons Jon Boscoe, Rich Gold, Max (Eni) Gold, Gary (Andrea) Gold & Daughters Mindy Klein, Karen Todd & Julie Gold Jenkins; brothers Stephen (Jane) Marpet & Richard Marpet. Grandchildren Nicholas DiGiulio, Daniel Todd, Matthew Todd, Tucker Gold, Jensen Gold, Sydney Gold, Samantha Gold & Lincoln Gold, Brandon Gumar, Chelsea Gumar, Chase Gumar, Channing Weitz, Daelin Weitz, Sophie Mintz, Gary Mintz' brother Stanley (Glenda) Mintz & nieces and nephews and other relatives. The Funeral will be held Wednesday December 28, 2016; 11:00 am at Hillside Memorial Park Cemetery. 6001 W Centinela Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90045 (310) 641-0707. A reception will be held directly after the service @ El Caballero Country Club, 18300 Tarzana Dr, Tarzana, CA 91356 (818) 654-3000
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Dec. 25, 2016 to Jan. 1, 2017
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