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Julie Gurwin

Julie Gurwin, 78, of Farmington Hills, Michigan, died on 09 September 2019.

The Funeral was held at IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL on Wednesday, 11 September 2019 at 1:30 PM .

Cantor Rachel Gottlieb Kalmowitz officiated.

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Interment at Clover Hill Park Cemetery.

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The family of Julie Gurwin will be gathering through the evening of Thursday, September 12 at the residence, 36985 Valley Ridge Drive, Farmington Hills MI 48331. The phone number is (248) 877-2546.

Religious services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

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Family members include:
Beloved wife of 59 years of Hanley Gurwin. Cherished mother of Marjorie Gurwin (Joel Kaji) and Robert Gurwin (John Rourke). Loving Gigi of Jeffrey Gurwin Kaji. Devoted daughter of the late Maurice and the late Ida Elkin. Sister of the late Arthur Elkin. Sister-in-law of Nancy Elkin. Aunt of David (Alice) Elkin, Ronald Elkin, and Steven Elkin.

As a graduate in Education from Wayne State University, Julie enjoyed teaching in the Southfield Public Schools and teaching English as a Second Language with the Ferndale Schools. She treasured her work within the community serving on the Bloomfield Hills Schools Commission on Excellence; as Director of Special Projects with the Jewish Community Center; with the National Council of Jewish Women; and with the Jewish Family Services. She will be lovingly remembered by family, colleagues, and friends.

It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Julie Gurwin may do so by making a contribution to:

Jewish Senior Life of Metropolitan Detroit
6710 West Maple Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Yad Ezra
2850 W. 11 Mile Rd.
Berkley, MI 48072
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