Claire Falkin

Claire Falkin

Claire Florence Falkin (Ackerman), 89, of Boynton Beach, Fla., died Oct. 26, 2012. A longtime resident of Springfield, she moved to Florida in 2003.

Mrs. Falkin was an active member of Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael in Springfield, where she served as chair of the Torah Fund and adult education committees. She also served as president of B’nai B’rith in Springfield.

She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Arthur; three sons, Gary of Florham Park, Stuart of West Orange, and Richard of Springfield; two brothers, Charles of Florida and Herbert of Massachusetts; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

Services were held Oct. 28 with arrangements by Beth Israel Memorial Chapel, Boynton Beach. Memorial contributions may be made to the Claire Falkin Fund at Temple Beth Ahm Yisrael, 60 Temple Drive, Springfield, NJ 07081.

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