In Loving Memory of Rhea Engelmyer
Rhea EngelmyerScranton, PA May 2, 1928 ~ December 16, 2018 Date of Service: December 19, 2018
Rhea Engelmyer, 90, of Scranton, died early Sunday in the Jewish Home of Eastern PA, Scranton. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, the late Harold Engelmyer, in 2009.
Born in Scranton, daughter of the late Louis and Beatrice Bernstein Braunstein, she was a graduate of Scranton Technical High School.
Surviving are daughters, Ilene Basan and husband, Ed, of Ocala, FL; and Karen Stewart and husband Ernie, of San Diego, CA; grandson, Ben Goldstein of Burlington, VT; her sisters, Beverly Itzkowitz of Silver Spring, MD; and Judith Goldstein of West Chester, NY; sister-in-law Rosalie Engelmyer of NY; nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday at noon in the Dalton Jewish Cemetery by Rabbi Moshe Saks.
There is no local shiva.
Contributions in Rhea’s memory may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.