Sylvia Koenig Obituary
 
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Mrs. Sylvia Rosenfeld Koenig

November 15, 1936 - August 20, 2014
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COLUMBIA - Sylvia Rosenfeld Koenig, of Columbia, South Carolina, passed away on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014, after battling a long illness. Sylvia was 77 years old. Born November 15, 1936 to Joseph and Rose Rosenfeld, Sylvia grew up in Bridgeport, CT. At the age of 19, she met her late husband and love of her life, Attorney Lawrence Koenig, at a JCC social. Together, they relocated to Columbia (Mr. Koenig was a graduate of USC Law) and raised three children together – Jay, Rachel, and Bernard. They were married for 27 years before he tragically passed away. Sylvia was the bookkeeper for Dent Middle School in...

COLUMBIA - Sylvia Rosenfeld Koenig, of Columbia, South Carolina, passed away on Wednesday, August 20th, 2014, after battling a long illness. Sylvia was 77 years old.



Born November 15, 1936 to Joseph and Rose Rosenfeld, Sylvia grew up in Bridgeport, CT. At the age of 19, she met her late husband and love of her life, Attorney Lawrence Koenig, at a JCC social. Together, they relocated to Columbia (Mr. Koenig was a graduate of USC Law) and raised three children together – Jay, Rachel, and Bernard. They were married for 27 years before he tragically passed away. Sylvia was the bookkeeper for Dent Middle School in Richland District 2, and retired after 29 years of service.



Sylvia is survived by her children; Jay Koenig, Rachel Koenig Corvi (Michael), Bernard Koenig all of Columbia, South Carolina; two grandchildren, Lauren and Geoffrey Corvi.



Graveside services were held Thursday, August 21st at 4:30 pm, Beth Shalom Whaley Street Cemetery, 1300 Whaley Street, Columbia, SC, 29205. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions in Sylvia’s memory to be made to Columbia Jewish Day School or Beth Shalom Synagogue.



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"I was saddened to learn of your dear mother's passing today during the yizkor service. I knew she had been ill, but we were out of town when this happened...." Meira Warshauer (Columbia, SC)

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