Edith Riese

Edith Riese

1911

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Mrs. Edith Riese of Liberty, NY, and formerly of Queens Village, NY died Monday, December 27th in Liberty, NY. She was 93. She was born June 13, 1911 in New York, NY the daughter of the late Manheim and the late Rachel Friedman Sander. She was married to the late Coleman Riese who died June 23, 1969. She was a member of the Belle Park Jewish Center, Queens Village, NY. A family statement read: "Edith lived through the major events of the 20th century. She was a caring grandmother to her six grandchildren." Surviving are: Daughter: Enid Hersh & her husband Stanley Monticello, NY Son: Alan Riese Brooklyn, NY 6 Grandchildren: Lisa Parker, Carrie Bass, Matthew Hersh, Caryn Ciccone, Michelle Goldberg & Corey Riese. 8 Great Grandchildren: Jessica, Coleman, Rilie, Loren, Hank, Joshua, Andrew & Arianna 1 Niece: Diane Singer Purchase, NY 1 Nephew Stephen Sander Montclair, NJ 2 Great Nephews: Nicholas Singer & Jeffrey Sander Graveside funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 29th at Beth David Cemetery, Elmont, NY with Rabbi Lester Polonsky officiating. Shiva will be observed at the home of Enid and Stanley Hersh on Thursday, December 30th and until the afternoon on Friday, December 31st Memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550 or the Simon Wiesenthal Center, 1399 South Roxbury Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90035 Funeral arrangements are by the GRAY-PARKER FUNERAL HOME, 100 E. Main St., Port Jervis, NY 12771 845.856.5191. For information, directions or to send a condolence note to the family visit www.grayparkerfuneralhome.com