Mrs. Florence Rita Moskowitz Obituary
- August 13, 1919 - January 19, 2013
- Columbia, South Carolina
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“Ellen and Jeremy, I will love and miss your Mom as much as I loved and miss your Dad. Fifty years of memories. A lot to look back on and remember....Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara Friedman Palmer - Aiken, SC
“I am soo sorry, Ellen and Jeremy and families. Words cannot express. I loved Flo, and I cry at her leaving this place and time. She was definitely an...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Lorie Pattison - Aiken, SC
“Ellen, I am so very sorry for your loss. Peace be with you and your family.
3 of 7 | Posted by: Loretta Shaffer - West Columbia, SC
“My heart goes out to you all. I was saddended to hear about Florence. She was always sweet and kindhearted to my sister, mother, and I when we were...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Bennett Scher - Frederick, MD
“So sorry for your loss. What a beautiful lady. Praying your memories will bring you comfort and joy today and in the days ahead.
5 of 7 | Posted by: Lisa Smith - Columbia, SC
“So sorry Ellen.
6 of 7 | Posted by: Judy Ison - Columbia, SC
“On behalf of the staff of Dunbar Funeral Home, I extend our sincere sympathy to the family of Mrs. Moskowitz.
7 of 7 | Posted by: Kristin Jewell - Blythewood, SC
Florence Weintraub Woodoff Moskowitz
COLUMBIA - Florence Weintraub Woodoff Moskowitz passed from this earth on January 19. She was born on August 13, 1919 in Brooklyn, NY to Morris and Lena Weintraub. Florence had a long life and lived independently with gusto, humor, and with kindness and compassion for all living things. She brought up her children to treat all people with dignity and respect and was a strong proponent of the civil rights movement. Florence worked for the United Nations, and Puerto Rican Rum Company as a clerical worker, and Hitchcock Rehabilitation Center in Aiken, S.C. as office manager.
She is predeceased by her parents; sister, Charlotte Nosoff; brother, William Weintraub; second husband, Hyman Moskowitz and former husband, Harry Woodoff.
She is survived by daughter Ellen Woodoff of Columbia (Thomas Miller); son Jeremy Woodoff of Brooklyn, NY (Tricia Leith); grandchildren, Dustin Bowdler, Eli Woodoff-Leith, Emma Woodoff-Leith; and niece Abbe Nosoff. Memorials may be made to the animal welfare organization of your choice. A celebration of her life will take place on Sun., Feb. 10 from 1:00-3:00 at the home of her daughter at 2517 Cypress Street, Columbia.