Leonard Nalibow, 87


EAST GREENWICH, R.I. – Leonard Paul Nalibow died on May 21 at Rhode Island Hospital.  He was the beloved husband of Marilyn (Yosinoff) Nalibow for 55 years.  Born in Boston, the son of the late Samuel and Theresa (Horvitz) Nalibow, he was a longtime resident of East Greenwich, previously living in Cranston.  

He was owner and president of Coventry Pharmacy Inc. from 1958-1982 and East Greenwich Prescription Center Inc. from 1984 until his retirement in 1994.  After his retirement, he volunteered as a nursing home patient advocate for 5 years.

He was a graduate of Hope High School and the Rhode Island College of Pharmacy and Allied Sciences, where he was a member of Rho Pi Phi Fraternity.  He was a member of Temple Sinai.

Leonard was the devoted father of Scott Nalibow of East Providence and Alison Nalibow Smith and her husband, Richard, of White Plains, New York, and loving grandfather of Lindsay and Jack. He was the cherished companion to his dog, Sadie. He was the dear brother of the late Paula Simon.

Donations may be made to the RI SPCA, the Humane Society, or the charity of your choice.