Elsie Josephine Lemkow

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Elsie Josephine Lemkow (Ropinsky/Row)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Death: July 31, 1995 (87)
San Francisco, California, United States
Place of Burial: Redwood City, CA, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Harry Abraham Ropinsky and Annie Ropinsky
Wife of Sol Lemkow
Mother of Joanne Weintraub and Private User
Sister of Bertha Hillman; Evelyn Prosan and Cecile Wexler Schuman

Occupation: Worked at Saks Fifth Avenue in San Mateo
Managed by: Marsha Gail Veazey
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About Elsie Josephine Lemkow

The eldest daughter of four girls, Mom (Elsie) was all of her life, the Peacemaker, the most gentle and non-combative of the Fab Four Ropinski girls. She was fun, she loved music, classical and she played the piano.

Elsie J Ropinsky Lemkow

In San Francisco, July 31. Age 86. Wife of the late Sol Lemkow. Daughter of Annie and Harry Ropinsky. Mother of Shirley (and Dr. Phillip) Kamish of Katy, Texas, and Joanne (and Dr. Alan) Weintraub of Redwood City. Grandmother of Marsha G. Kamish of Katy; Howard Kamish (and Dr. Jacque Young) of Glenwood, Iowa; Steven (and Sidney) Weintraub of Fremont; Kathryn (and Robert) Gilliam of Katy; and Salisa (and Captain Patrick) Poon of Sanford, N.C. Great-grandmother of Jessica Kamish, Benjamin Gilliam, Whitney Kamish, Joel Weintraub, Zachary Gilliam, and the late Joshua Weintraub. Sister of Bertha Hillman, Evelyne Prosan and Cecile Schuman. An aunt to many nieces and nephews. Attended Chicago Music College. Retired at age 80 from Stanford Saks Fifth Avenue. A private service was held. Contributions to Jewish Home for the Aged, 302 Silver Ave., S.F., CA 94112.

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Elsie Josephine Lemkow's Timeline

March 17, 1908
Chicago, Illinois, United States
July 31, 1995
Age 87
San Francisco, California, United States
Cremated, Redwood City, CA, United States