Gloria Lefkowitz, 88


CRANSTON, R.I. – Gloria Lefkowitz passed away on Nov. 17 at Westview Nursing Home.  She was the beloved wife of the late Carl Lefkowitz. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Isador and Dorothy (Bernstein) Krasnoff, she had lived in Cranston for over 35 years.  She was the customer service manager for Citizens Bank for 23 years, retiring in 1995. Gloria was a past treasurer and board member of Temple Torat Yisrael and member of Cranston Senior Guild.

She was the devoted mother of Jess Lefkowitz of East Greenwich and Neil Lefkowitz of North Carolina. She was the dear sister of Charles Krasnoff and his wife, Harriet, of Lake Worth, Florida. She was the loving grandmother of Kayla, Michael, Sidney, Jasmine, Adam, Nicole and Yvonne. She was the cherished great-grandmother of Madison and Mason.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st St., Ste. 800, Miami, FL 33131.