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Susan Brody

Susan Brody, 90, of Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, died on 12 October 2022.

The Funeral was held at IRA KAUFMAN CHAPEL on Friday, 14 October 2022 at 10:30 AM .

Rabbi Michael Moskowitz officiated.

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Interment at Adat Shalom Memorial Park, 28500 W 6 Mile Road, Livonia MI 48152.

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The family of Susan Brody will be gathering through the evening of Friday, October 14 at the residence of Cynthia Brody, 20069 Ronsdale, Beverly Hills MI 48025.

Family and friends will be gathering immediately following the interment through Friday evening.

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Family members include:
Beloved wife of the late David Brody. Treasured mother of Cynthia Brody, Alice Brody and Ron Ross, and Diane Brody and Todd Schafer. Cherished grandmother of Drs. James and Nina Ross, Dr. Charles Starkman, Dr. Adam Ross, and Meredith Starkman. Proud great-grandmother of Percy Evan Ross. Dear sister of Leonard Pernick (the late Peggy). Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and cousins, and a world of friends.The family extends special thanks to the caregivers at Ambrosia Villa for their compassionate care.

Susan was the devoted daughter of the late David and the late Minnie Pernick, and dear sister of the late Pearl Friedman (late Abe Friedman), and of the late Leonard Jacob Pernick (1918-1928).

Susan was the first woman elected student government president at Wayne State University, from which she graduated with distinction. She pursued graduate studies at Columbia University as a Woodrow Wilson Fellow, and at The Sorbonne as a French National Government Fellow. She later earned a master’s degree from the University of Michigan. Susan was active in Democratic politics at all levels. She had a long career in the retail book business and as a publisher’s representative, retiring at age 80.

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

The Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration
2700 Horizon Drive, Suite 120
King of Prussia, PA 19406
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United Against Book Bans
American Library Association
225 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1300
Chicago, IL 60601
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