passed away on August 15th at 100. She was married to Lou Banks 45 years who predeceased her in 1986, and the mother of Wendy Banks (deceased) and Roslyn Banks Arkin, and adoring grandmother of David Arkin. Graduated from the Yale School of Music and was an accomplished amateur pianist and teacher. She was a woman of great humor, spirit, and intellect, as well as a warm and loving person who will be missed very much. A memorial service will be held at the Hebrew Home, 1 Abrahms Blvd., West Hartford, Sunday, August 30, 4pm.
Published in New York Times on Aug. 23, 2015.