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Dr. Ellsworth Levine

Dr. Ellsworth Levine, 90, of Huntington Woods, Michigan, died on 18 November 2020.

The Funeral was A PRIVATE FAMILY SERVICE on Thursday, 19 November 2020 at 3:00 PM .

Rabbi Joseph Krakoff officiated.

Click to watch a video of the recorded service.

Ellsworth passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family.

Family members include:
Beloved husband of 57 years of Janet Birnkrant Levine. Cherished father of Sarah (Jonathan) Jacobs, Sam B. (Laurie Blitzer) Levine. Proud grandfather of Jane, Kate, Thea, and Ollie Jacobs, and Jordana, Josh, Aerin, and Jaxson Levine. Uncle of Norman, Sondra, and Carol Bobroff. Loving brother of the late Jerry Lynn and the late Ethel (the late Allen) Bobroff. Dear brother-in-law of Marsha Lynn, Don (Nichelle Bartell) Birnkrant and Sally (Richard A.) Myers. Cherished son of the late Harry and Mary Levine, and son-in-law of the late Loris and the late Ted Birnkrant. He cherished his relationships with Paul (the late Gail) Jacobs, Loris and Jay Fullerton, Betsy, Arnie, Sarah & Veronica Mayersohn, the extended Schiltz family, long time caregivers Dorota Polanska, & Lawrence Sneed, and many other loving family members and incredible friends.

Metro Detroit’s Jewish funeral homes have agreed that families should follow the directive of Centers for Disease Control and restrict the size of gatherings to no more than 25.

For now, in-person funeral attendance will be limited to only immediate family. Otherwise, funerals may be viewed live and recorded on chapel websites.

Together, we thank the community for understanding during this unusual and challenging time.

It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Dr. Ellsworth Levine may do so by making a contribution to:

Stratford Festival
55 Queen Street
Stratford, ON N5A 6V2
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Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy Network
6555 West Maple
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Birnkrant Garden at Temple Emanu-El
14450 W 10 Mile Rd
Oak Park, MI 48237
(248) 967-4020
Click to Visit Charity Website