Irving Weinreich, 89


PAWTUCKET, R.I. – Irving Weinreich passed away on Oct. 12. He was the beloved husband of Ruth (Green) Weinreich for more than 60 years. He was the devoted father of Audrey Weinreich and Deb Weinreich, and loving grandfather of Bari Weinreich. Born in Danzig, Germany, Irving came to America at 7 years old with his parents, Victor and Hannah (Pollak) Weinreich. He was a longtime resident of Pawtucket.

Irving was a graduate of Hope High School and Bryant College. He was an Army veteran, serving in Korea. Irving owned Victor Co. Inc. in Providence for 65 years and continued to work after Audrey took over. He was an active member of Temple Emanu-El and a part of the minyan group.

Contributions in his memory may be made to Temple Emanu-El, 99 Taft Ave., Providence, RI 02906.