In remembrance of
Marilyn WashitzScranton, PA March 7, 1931 ~ July 12, 2011 Date of Service: July 15, 2011
Marilyn Washitz, Scranton, died Tuesday morning at the age of 80. Her husband, the late Emil J. Washitz, died in 1982.
Born in Scranton daughter of the late Joseph and Sarah Glickman Epstein, she was a graduate of Scranton Central High School, and was 60 years old when she earned her Associates Degree from the University of Scranton. Marilyn dedicated her life to her family and was known as Bubby to all who knew and loved her.
Surviving are daughters Rosalie Allan-Fufaro, Dallas, PA and her children Avery, Brent and Chelsea; Mindy Sue Henderson, Eureka, MT, and her children Sarah, Faith, Emily, Jessi, Rinnah, Tefilah and Moshe; Shelley Washitz, Ipswich, MA; and Marilyn’s other daughter Tiffany O’Neil Megotz and her family. Additionally, there are 5 great-grandchildren; and her brothers Jack Epstein, Hawaii; Paul Epstein, Phoenix, AZ; and Richard Epstein, Silver Spring, MD.
The funeral will be Friday at 11 a.m. in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with services by Rabbi Daniel Swartz. Interment Dalton Jewish Cemetery. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the National Stroke Association, 9707 E. Easter Lane, Suite B
Centennial, CO 80112 or a charity of your choice.