Viulena Shleifer

Viulena Shleifer

Viulena Shleifer, 87, of Old Bridge died Feb. 16, 2011. Born in Moscow, she lived in Plainfield and Elizabeth after immigrating to the United States before moving to Old Bridge five years ago.

Mrs. Shleifer was a musician who played the piano, an art teacher, and an actress who produced plays. She volunteered at “Just Home” for senior citizens in East Brunswick.

Predeceased by her husband, Leib, she is survived by two sons, Alexey Shleifer of Russia and Leonid Shleyfer of Highland Park; her daughter, Larisa Wojciuk of Springfield; a brother, Edward Khaskes of Old Bridge; three grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.

Services were held Feb. 18 with arrangements by Menorah Chapels at Millburn, Union.

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