WARWICK, R.I. – Carolyn Marks died March 27 at her beloved Tamarisk. She was the beloved wife of the late Abraham Marks. Born in Kingston, New York, a daughter of the late Louis and Blanche (Jagolinzer) Backerman, she had lived in Warwick for 20 years, previously living in Providence. She was the co-owner of East Side Jewelers.
She was the devoted mother of Daniel Marks of Providence, Ronald Marks and his wife, Cheryl, of West Warwick, and Morris Marks and his wife, Beverlie, of Needham, Massachusetts. She was the dear sister of the late Paula Rice. She was the loving grandmother of Aaron, Justin, Rashid, Andrew, Ilana, Alisa and Alexander.
Contributions in her memory may be made to Tamarisk, 3 Shalom Drive, Warwick, RI 02886.