Fay B. Levine Alper, 88, of Springfield, formerly of Chicago, passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2012 at the Regency in Springfield.
She was born in Chicago, June 14, 1924 the daughter of David and Ethel E. Oberman Levine. Fay married Morris Alper and he preceded her in death in 1988. Her parents and 4 brothers; Manny, Marvin, Robert and Ronald Levine also preceded her in death.
Fay retired as an underwriter for CNA Insurance Company. She was a member of Temple B'rith Shalom.
Surviving are her brothers and sisters; Sheldon Levine of Springfield, Bernard (Grace) Levine of Chatham, Jackie (Norman) Perlmutter of Springfield, Phyllis (Eugene) Siegel of Mesquite, NV, Stanley (Nancy) Levine of Temecula, CA, Gerald (Jeanette) Levine of Lebanon, TN, sister-in-law, Suzanne Levine of Plainfield, IL and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bisch Funeral Home West 2931 S. Koke Mill Rd. Springfield, where a visitation will be Friday, December 21, 2012 from 10:00 am until time of funeral services there at 11:00 am. Rabbi's Michael Datz and Barry Marks will officiate. Burial will follow in Oak Ridge Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association, Temple B'rith Shalom or Temple Israel.
Please visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at www.bischfuneralhomewest.com where tributes and condolences may be left for the family.