BARRINGTON, R.I. – Carol Spiegel Greifer, of Barrington, passed away on April 9, 2023. She was the loving wife of Dr. Burton Greifer for 55 years as well as a caring mother and active community member.
Born in Boston, Massachusetts, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Shirley (Joffe) Spiegel. A gifted musician, Carol played the piano and the harp and was a board member of the Chopin and Chaminade Music Clubs. She was also a longtime member of the Barrington Garden Club. Carol spent her post-college years as an elementary school art teacher and talented painter.
Carol had an adoring family to whom she passed on her love of the arts and music. In addition to her husband, Burt Greifer, she is survived by three children, Lauren Johnson and her husband, George, of Virginia; Jason Greifer and his wife, Brenda, of Oregon; and Karyn Giuliani and her husband, Louis, of Massachusetts; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Joy Slatoff and Lois Weber and her husband, Harold. She was predeceased by two grandchildren and her brother, Roy Spiegel.