Florence Forer

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On Saturday, March 26, 2005 at Holy Cross Hospital, at age 91, of respiratory and cardiac problems. Retired Washington, D.C. public school teacher; avid long-term viola player; dedicated volunteer English teacher to speakers of other languages. Devoted wife of the late Joseph Forer, civil liberties and Constitutional lawyer. Loving mother of Jane Forer Gentleman; grandmother of David Munk and Wendy Gentleman; grandmother-in-law of Dawn Munk and Bob Eastwood; great-grandmother of Michael Roger, Jonathan Munk, Andrea Munk, Alec Munk, and Aeryn Eastwood; sister of Mitzi Davidoff. A musical memorial event will be held later in the spring.

Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 29, 2005