Ruth Grey Obituary

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Ruth Grey

June 17, 1920 - August 31, 2014
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GREY, RUTH Born June 17, 1920 to Sylvia and Reuben Shapiro. Ruth died peacefully on August 31, 2014 in Miami. Ruth grew up in Cleveland, OH and graduated from Case Western Reserve University. In 1944, she married the love of her life, Richard Grey. Richard and Ruth were married for 68 years and lived in Westbury, NY for 59 years and in Miami for 6 years. She enjoyed a long and successful career as a teacher for the Westbury School District, SUNY Old Westbury, and Community Reform Temple. Ruth is survived by her brother Carl Shapiro, her children Susan Wagner (Tom), Robert (Susan), Betsy (Joel), and Martin (Amy). She is also...
GREY, RUTH

Born June 17, 1920 to Sylvia and Reuben Shapiro. Ruth died peacefully on August 31, 2014 in Miami. Ruth grew up in Cleveland, OH and graduated from Case Western Reserve University.

In 1944, she married the love of her life, Richard Grey. Richard and Ruth were married for 68 years and lived in Westbury, NY for 59 years and in Miami for 6 years. She enjoyed a long and successful career as a teacher for the Westbury School District, SUNY Old Westbury, and Community Reform Temple.

Ruth is survived by her brother Carl Shapiro, her children Susan Wagner (Tom), Robert (Susan), Betsy (Joel), and Martin (Amy). She is also survived by nine wonderful grandchildren Becky (Jon), Abby (Jon), Dan, Lisa (Vivek), Laura (Robert), Josh, Leah, Hillary, and Michael, and five great grandchildren. Our sincerest gratitude to all who have helped with Ruth's care.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The or to Community Reform Temple, 712 The Plain Road, Westbury, NY 11590.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 10:30 at Riverside Gordon Memorial Chapel Mt. Nebo Kendall at 5900 SW 77th Avenue, Miami. FL 33143. (305-274-0641). Burial will follow in the cemetery.

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