SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

November 4, 2013

Ethel Weiss


Marblehead — Ethel Weiss entered into rest on November 1, 2013. She was the beloved wife of the late Gerald Freedman and Melvin Weiss. She was the devoted mother of Irwin Freedman and his wife, Diane, of Peabody, and Dr. Arthur Freedman and his wife, Ellen Kennedy of Swampscott; loving sister of Charlotte Cohen of Chicago, Ill.; sister-in-law Shirley Cohen of Florida; of her late brother Hyman Cohen; and of her late sister, Ruth Immerman. She was the cherished grandmother of Gerald Freedman, and Sarah and David Coleman; and three generations of nieces and nephews.

Her greatest joys included cheering on the Boston Celtics, caring for her roses and orchids, and spending time with her grandchildren and dog.

ARRANGEMENTS: A graveside service was held at the Shara Tfilo Cementery, 776 Baker Street, West Roxbury on Sunday, November 3, at 10 am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Ethel's memory to the Kaplan Family Hospice House, 78 Liberty Street, Danvers, Ma 01923.