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Esther Simon

Esther Simon, 93, of West Bloomfield, Michigan, died on 16 October 2019.

The Funeral was held at IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL on Sunday, 20 October 2019 at 12:30 PM .

Rabbi David Nelson and Rabbi Aaron Starr officiated.

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Interment at Machpelah Cemetery.

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The family of Esther Simon will be gathering through the evening of Tuesday, October 22 at the residence, 6318 Ramwyck Court, West Bloomfield MI 48322. The phone number is 248-626-4810.

Due to the Jewish holidays, there will not be a formal shiva. The family will be gathering informally on Sunday immediately following the interment until 6:00 p.m. and then again from 7:00-9:00 p.m. and on Monday and Tuesday from 2:00-6:00 p.m. and from 7:00-9:00 p.m.

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Family members include:
Beloved wife of 59 years of Donald Simon. Cherished mother of Robert (Debbie) Simon, the late Barbara Luria, and the late Cynthia Wagner. Dear mother-in-law of Lewis Wagner and Bruce (Sue) Luria. Proud grandmother of Brent (Dana) Luria, Elyssa (Eyal) Dimant, Catie (Jeff Gray) Luria Gray, Stuart (Maggie) Wagner, Hilary (boyfriend Michael Goldeen) Wagner, Justin Wagner, Andrew Simon, and Allison Simon. Adoring great-grandmother of Joey and Owen Luria, and Boaz and Shai Dimant. Loving sister of the late Helen (the late Irvin) Strub. Dear sister-in-law of the late Lewis Simon and the late Richard Simon. Devoted daughter of the late Sophie and the late William Freed. Loving aunt of Michael Strub, Peggy (Archie) Nash, Henry (Rebecca) Strub, David (Lisa) Simon, Anne (Steven) Riegel, and John Simon. Pre-deceased by her dear cousins, Gertrude and Emanuel Gorland.

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

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance-New York
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