In Remembrance of Mildred Myers
Mildred MyersScranton, PA July 5, 1929 ~ May 8, 2014 Date of Service: May 9, 2014
Mildred Myers, Scranton, died early Thursday at home. She was the wife of the late Samuel Myers who died in 1988.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, daughter of the late Edward and Mary Spizer Sherman, she was a graduate of Kingston High School, Class of 1947. A member of Beth Shalom Congregation she served on its Board of Directors, was a member of its sisterhood and was honored as its Co-Mother of the Year. She was also a member of the Jewish Home Auxiliary and its board, the Jewish Community Center Senior Adult Club and its board, AMIT Women, the Jewish War Veterans Women’s Auxiliary and a lifetime member of Hadassah. A loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, and sister, Mildred will be deeply missed.
Surviving is a daughter, Rochelle Myers; a son, Mark Myers and wife Penny; grandchildren Samuel and Tova Myers; a brother, Daniel Sherman; and two nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers Leon and Austin Sherman.
The funeral will be Friday at noon in the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with services by Rabbi Dovid Saks of the Jewish Heritage Connection. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the time of service. Interment, Dalton Jewish Cemetery.
Friends will be received during shiva at 550 Clay Ave., Apt. 8D, Sunday through Wednesday from 1-5 and 7-9 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Beth Shalom Congregation, 1025 Vine St., 18510; the Jewish Home of Eastern PA, 1101 Vine St., 18510; Hospice of the Sacred Heart, 600 Baltimore Dr, Wilkes-Barre, 18702; or to the donor’s favorite charity.