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Maria "Giglia" Emmer

Maria "Giglia" Emmer, 99, of Southfield, Michigan, died on 31 May 2021.

The Funeral was held at GRAVESIDE on Friday, 04 June 2021 at 11:00 AM .

Rabbi Michael Moskowitz and Cantor Penny Steyer officiated.

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Interment at Beth Abraham Cemetery.

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The family of Maria "Giglia" Emmer will be gathering through the evening of Saturday, June 05 at the residence of Ilyssa and Noel Cimmino, 34239 Commons Drive, Farmington Hills MI 48331. The phone number is 248-661-3272.

Family and friends will be gathering informally on Friday and Saturday beginning at 2:30 p.m. Masks are required.

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Maria “Giglia” Emmer, 99, of Southfield, died peacefully on May 31, 2021. She was a devoted and cherished sister, wife, mother and mother-in-law, and Nina (grandmother & great-grandmother), who moved to Detroit in 1946 from Rome, Italy. She was preceded in death by her parents, Teresa and Vittorio Ficarra, and husband, Irving Emmer. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Celia and George Leikin, grandchildren, Andy Leikin and Ilyssa Cimmino, and their spouses, Karen Leikin and Noel Cimmino and her loving sisters, Marcella Gervasi and Ori Boccianti. Her great grandchildren, James Meyer, Isabella Cimmino, Jonah Cimmino, and Levi Leikin, as well as her many nieces and nephews, will remember her love for eternity. She enjoyed a long and well-lived life and will be missed dearly by all who knew her.

It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Maria "Giglia" Emmer may do so by making a contribution to:

Temple Shir Shalom
SSTY - Shir Shalom Temple Youth
3999 Walnut Lake Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
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