STEINBERG, FAY RITA (FERESTIEN), 89, of Providence, formerly of West Haven, CT died, Monday, December 17, 2012 at Miriam Hospital in Providence, RI. She was the loving wife of the late Robert Steinberg. She was born in Foxboro, MA, a daughter of Edward and Gertrude (Yero) Steinberg.
Mrs. Steinberg was a Medical Insurance Specialist for 30 years before retiring in 1994. She was a member of Hadassah and B’nai Brith.
She is survived by her sons, Neil Steinberg and his wife Genie Shao of Pawtucket and Mark Steinberg of Branford, CT; her brothers, Alan and Robert Ferestien grandchildren, Jason, Eric, Megan and John; and several nieces and nephews.
Her funeral service will be held Tuesday, December 18, 2012 in Sugarman-Sinai Memorial Chapel, 458 Hope St., Providence. Burial will be in Sharon Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in her memory to Temple Beth-El, 70 Orchard Avenue, Providence, RI 02906 or to the charity of your choice. Shiva will be observed on Tuesday at Epoch, 1 Butler Ave. from 6-8pm and Wednesday from 6-8pm at the home of Neil Steinberg and Genie Shao.