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Obituaries

SHIRLEY COHEN
93, of Albany, Feb.14, 2020; survived by son Mitchell (Susan) Cohen of Glen- mont; daughters Michele Cohen and Helena (David) Tobin; and grandchildren Aaron Cohen, Alyssa Cohen, Emily Co- hen, Gabrielle Tobin and Tara Tobin.

JUDITH DIAMOND
89, of Schenectady, Feb. 9, 2020; widow of Norman Diamond; survived by daughters Deborah (Don Feldman) Brooks and Allyson (Stephen) Gray- man; sons Michael (Jennifer) Towler and David (Nancy) Towler; grandchildren, Grace and Charlotte Towler, Jesse (Dezant), Ethan, Samuel and Jacob Grayman, Nathan (Andrea) Towler and Mae Star (Matthew) Salinsky; and five great-grandchildren.

MARCIA FELTMAN
92, of Albany, Feb. 11, 2020; widow of Dr. Leon Feltman; survived by daughters Pamela Feltman, Dr. Nina (Dr. Robert) Sax; and son Keith (Peter) Feltman; grandchildren Ian (Arielle Bernstein) Feinstein, Remy (Will) Mollenkopf Adam and Daniel Sax, Sarah, Rachel, and Aaron Feltman, Micah, Lucas, and Noah Feltman; and great-grandchildren, Natalie and Asher.

JOANNA FRIED
80, of Albany, Feb. 11, 2020; survived by husband Eric Fried; sons Ezra Fried and Jacob (Xi Zheng) Fried; daughters Daisy and Miriam; and grandchildren Leo, Isadora, Maisie, and Sophia.

LORI LEVINE
64, of Albany, Feb.14, 2020; survived by husband Michael Levine; brother Mark (Jane) Levine of Loudonville, sons Zachary Levine of Las Vegas, Nev. and Ethan (Emma) Levine of Chicago, Ill; and grandson, Max.

SIDNEY MINTZER
101, of Albany, Feb. 10, 2020; survived by wife June Mintzer; daughters Anna Mintzer of Manhattan and Hope (Alan) Igdalsky of Manchester, Conn.; and sister, Pearl Sanders of Albany.

RITA ROSEN
77, Feb. 12, 2020; widow of Malcolm Rosen; survived by daughter Michelle (David) Bielawa, son Kevin (Sally) Rosen, granddaughters Samantha Bielawa and Caitlyn Rosen; and brother Robert (Andrea) Maxick.

EVELYN SCHWEDOCK
88, of Dresher, Penn., Feb. 7, 2020; widow of Bernard Schwedock; survived by sons, Marvin (Cindy) Schwedock of San Diego, Calif., Jeffery (Susan) Schwedock of Dresher, and Allan Schwedock of Norwalk, Conn.; and grandchildren, Amie Schwedock of Tel Aviv, Brian Schwedock of Pittsburgh, Allison Schwedock of Boston and Nathan Schwedock of San Diego.

ELEANOR STAFF
98, of Albany, Feb. 5, 2020; survived by husband Abraham (Al) Staff; son Michael (Ruth) Staff daughter Carole (Rob- ert) Evans; grandchildren Bryan (Stephanie), Staff, Lauren Staff, Eric (Faigel) Evans, Sarah (David) Gilbert, Seth (Liz) Martin, Courtney (Jimmy) Mahairas (Jimmy); and 11 great-grandchildren.