Miriam Rochelle Obituary

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Miriam Rochelle

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Miriam Roschelle, of Eastchester, NY died on January 13, 2014 at age 82 after a year-long illness. Beloved wife of Irving Roschelle of Eastchester, NY. Devoted mother of Marlene Roschelle of Hartsdale, NY, Sandy Roschelle and her husband Peter Darlow of Acton, MA and Mitch Roschelle and his wife Debbie Roschelle of Armonk, NY. Adoring grandmother of Ryan and Lindsay Darlow and Sam and Jake Roschelle. Loving sister of Blanche Krubner and Max Kostiner and sister-in-law Gloria Roschelle. Loving Aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. A graduate of Hunter High, Hunter College and New York University, she was an elementary school teacher at...
Miriam Roschelle, of Eastchester, NY died on January 13, 2014 at age 82 after a year-long illness. Beloved wife of Irving Roschelle of Eastchester, NY. Devoted mother of Marlene Roschelle of Hartsdale, NY, Sandy Roschelle and her husband Peter Darlow of Acton, MA and Mitch Roschelle and his wife Debbie Roschelle of Armonk, NY. Adoring grandmother of Ryan and Lindsay Darlow and Sam and Jake Roschelle. Loving sister of Blanche Krubner and Max Kostiner and sister-in-law Gloria Roschelle. Loving Aunt to numerous nieces and nephews. A graduate of Hunter High, Hunter College and New York University, she was an elementary school teacher at PS 31, Bronx for 25 years. After retiring, she continued to mentor young teachers, was an active member of and fundraiser for the Friends of the Eastchester Public Library, an active member and former leader of the Shaarei Tikvah Sisterhood, and taught Mahjongg at the Eastchester Senior Center. She was proud to be an alumna of the Hunter High graduating class of 1948. Miriam had a passion for teaching and education and was well-respected for her teaching excellence by her peers and students. Intelligent, energetic and adventurous, Miriam enjoyed traveling and shared these passions with her children and grandchildren. She will be deeply missed. In lieu of flowers, give to the Friends of the Eastchester Public Library, Eastchester, NY, Shaarei Tikvah, Scarsdale, NY or the Eastchester Senior Center. Services will be held at 11am Wednesday January 15, at Shaarei Tikvah, 46 Fox Meadow Rd, Scarsdale, NY. Interment at New Montefiore Cemetery, 1180 Wellwood Ave, West Babylon, NY.

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"Miriam was a dear colleague at P.S.31, Bronx. My teaching experience was enriched by working and knowing this most exemplary educator. Miriam cared about..." Hope Lewis (Orangeburg, NY)

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