Amy Zeldes Obituary
Here is Amy Zeldes’s obituary. Please accept Everhere’s sincere condolences.
It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Amy Zeldes (Green Bay, Wisconsin), born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, who passed away on August 8, 2018, at the age of 59, leaving to mourn family and friends. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Amy Zeldes.
She was loved and cherished by many people including : her parents, Nancy Zeldes and Jack Zeldes. She ended every visit by asking her patient, "Is there anything else I can do for you? She is survived by her partner Michael, her mother Nancy Zeldes, her brother Stephen Zeldes and his family Judy Roth, Miko Zeldes-Roth, and Tema Zeldes-Roth, her sister Kiki Zeldes and her family Susan Galereave, Jesse Zeldes and Jasmine Galereave, and an incredibly wide and deep circle of family and friends, including her aunts and uncles Jodie Bernstein, Lionel Bernstein, Michael Stein, and Naomi Stein, and her cousins Mitch, Jimmy, and Peter Stein and Alec, Susy, and Molly Bernstein.
She was predeceased by her father, Jacob Zeldes. The funeral will take place Sunday, August 12, from 1:30 - 4:30 p. m. at the Jewish Community of Amherst (JCA), 742 Main Street in Amherst, MA. We invite everyone to also join us in sitting shiva on Sunday evening immediately following the service and on Monday and Tuesday evenings from 6 - 9 p. m. in the common house at Rocky Hill Cohousing, 100 Black Birch Trail in Florence MA.
Donations in her honor can be made to The Cliniquita Fund, a nonprofit supporting the healthcare needs of immigrants and farmworkers served by Springfield's Baystate Brightwood Health Center.