In Remembrance of Gersh Litvak
Gersh LitvakScranton, PA February 28, 1929 ~ June 1, 2013 Date of Service: June 2, 2013
Gersh Litvak, 84, of Scranton, died Saturday evening in the Jewish Home of Eastern PA.
Born in Russia, he was the son of Lazar and Rose Litvak, and prior to retirement, he worked as a presser in the garment industry. He was a much loved father, grandfather, and great-grandfather who will be greatly missed.
Surviving is his long-time partner Klara Litvak, Scranton; sons Mikhail Litvak and wife Miriam, Scranton; and Leonid Litvak and wife Mayya, Brooklyn, NY; grandchildren Laura, Henry, Ronald, Karl, Ross and Lisa; as well as a great-grandchild, Abigel.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Polina Litvak, and a brother, Alexender Litvak.
Graveside services were held Sunday in the Dalton Jewish Cemetery by Cantor Vladimir Aronzon. There is no local shiva.