Sylvia Babcock, 103, of Southfield, Michigan, died on 03 September 2016.
The Funeral was PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE at The Davidson/Hermelin Chapel at Clover Hill Park Cemetery on Tuesday, 06 September 2016 at 2:00 PM .
Rabbi Harold Loss and Cantor Neil Michaels officiated.
Click to watch a video of the recorded service.
Interment at Clover Hill Park Cemetery.
The family of Sylvia Babcock will be gathering through the evening of Wednesday, September 07 at the residence of Nancy and Jim Grosfeld, 420 Martell Drive, Bloomfield Hills Mi 48304.
The family will be receiving friends Tuesday evening beginning at 6:30 P.M. and Wednesday from 1:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. and from 6:30 P.M. Religious Services will be held at 7:00 P.M. Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.
Family members include:
Beloved wife of the late Samuel Babcock; Cherished mother of Nancy (Jim) Grosfeld and Robert Babcock; Loving Grandma Sylvia of Dr. Rachel Kukes (Dr. Mark) Schwartz, Jared Babcock, Joseph Babcock and Jason (Jenna) Grosfeld; Proud Great-Grandma Sylvia of Benjamin, Jonathan and Julia Schwartz, Jay, Alex and Janie Grosfeld; Sylvia Babcock is the last of 13 children born to the late Joseph and the late Rachel Barnett; her siblings and their spouses (all deceased) are Frances and Jack Fink, Rose and Ed Rosenberg, Bea and Sam Magidsohn, Dorothy and Ellis Thal, Archie and Laura Barnett, Sidney and Golda Barnett, Celia and Nate Blumrosen/and David Goldfarb, Ethel and David Goldfarb, Harriet and Samuel Silver, Lillian and Bob Moore, Maurice and Marianne Barnett and Marvin and Evelyn Barnett; Daughter-in-law of the late Lottie and the late Benjamin Babcock; Sister-in-law of the late Rose (the late Dr. John) Horowitz, the late Tillie (the late Harry) Madison and the late Ann (the late Gene) Finegold; Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews friends and devoted caregivers Gina Delacruz, Comfort Nuamah and Fina Belarosa.
Sylvia Babcock was a Vice President of the Jewish Community Center where she was involved with Book Fair; She was on the Advisory Board for the Jewish Historical Society; She was involved in Woman's Philanthropy, the Annual Campaign and the Archives of The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit; A member of Temple Beth El and a member of The National Council of Jewish Women.
It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Sylvia Babcock may do so by making a contribution to:
Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy NetworkClick to Visit Charity Website
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan DetroitClick to Visit Charity Website
Jewish Community Center - Kenny Goldman FundClick to Visit Charity Website
Jewish Historical Society of MichiganClick to Visit Charity Website