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Lee Kepes

Lee Kepes, 90, of West Bloomfield, Michigan, died on 14 December 2022.

The Funeral was held at Congregation Beth Shalom, 14601 W. Lincoln, Oak Park, Michigan on Sunday, 18 December 2022 at 2:00 PM .

Rabbi David Nelson officiated.

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

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Lee and her husband Stewart were founding members of Congregation Beth Shalom, where Lee eventually became Sisterhood president. They were both master gardeners, and she took great pride in her garden. Her proudest accomplishment was her four sons as they were the center of her life, along with the rest of her extended family.

Family members include:
Beloved wife of the late Stewart Kepes. Cherished mother of Michael Kepes, Garry (Brenda) Kepes, Brian (Fern) Kepes, and Gregg (Shelly Brodsky) Kepes. Adoring grandmother of Jessica (Eric) Sobotka, Ross Kepes, Lauren (Adam) Rubin, Maxwell (Carly) Kepes, Joseph Kepes, Samuel Kepes, and Nia Kepes. Proud great-grandmother of Abraham Rubin, Wallace Rubin, and Weston Sobotka. Loving sister of the late Abraham (the late Fay) Brickner and the late Sidney (the late Rachel) Brickner. Dear sister-in-law of the late I. Gerald (the late Evelyn) Kepes. She also leaves behind many loving cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

The family of Lee Kepes will be gathering from 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Monday, December 19th at the residence of Fern and Brian Kepes, 4615 Pickering, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301. Religious services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday and Monday at the residence.

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

Fresh Air Society
Lee and Stewart Kepes Memorial Scholarship Fund
6735 Telegraph Suite 380
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
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Jewish Hospice & Chaplaincy Network
6555 West Maple
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
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Congregation Beth Shalom
14601 Lincoln
Oak Park, MI 48237
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