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Marilyn SCHIFF

Marilyn Schiff (née Regenstreif), passed away in Montreal on Sunday, August 20, 2023, at the age of ninety-one. She was the cherished daughter of the late Martin and Sara Regenstreif and the devoted wife of both the late Dr. Jack Teitelbaum and the late Tibor Schiff. Marilyn was a beloved mother and mother-in-law to Fern and George Wachter, Gina and Harry Zelnick, Paul Teitelbaum and Amy Bortz. She was also a dear sister and sister-in-law to Dr. Avrum and Rhoda Regenstreif, and Rebecca Regenstreif. Marilyn will be forever remembered as a cherished grandmother to Jackie (Brian), Brahm (Ariela), Jennifer (Andrew), Sharon, Jackson, and Noah, as well as a proud great-grandmother to Lola and Violeta. Born and raised in Montreal, Marilyn was an esteemed member of the Montreal Jewish Community. Her selfless contributions to the community as a nurse, hospital administrator, patron, and philanthropist left an enduring impact on all who knew her. Marilyn was a guiding light and a source of inspiration to her friends, family, and countless others. She leaves behind a void that will be deeply felt by her family, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, friends, and all who had the privilege of knowing her. The family would like to express heartfelt gratitude to the nurses and staff who provided exceptional care to Marilyn during her final days. The funeral service will be held at Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., Montreal, on Wednesday, August 23 at 10:00 a.m. Marilyn will be laid to rest at the Temple Emanu-El Beth Sholom Congregation Section in Mount Royal Cemetery, 1297 ch. de la Forêt. Shiva will take place at 1455 Sherbrooke St. W. #1102, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday only. In memory of Marilyn, contributions may be made to the Jewish Public Library, (514) 345-2627 ext.: 3332, or to the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.

Marilyn Schiff, formerly known as Marilyn Regenstreif, peacefully passed away in Montreal on Sunday, August 20, 2023, at the remarkable age of ninety-one. She was born to her late parents, Martin and Sara Regenstreif, and was married to two loving husbands, the late Dr. Jack Teitelbaum and the late Tibor Schiff. Marilyn was a caring and devoted mother to her children and their partners: Fern and George Wachter, Gina and Harry Zelnick, Paul Teitelbaum and Amy Bortz. Additionally, she was a beloved sister and sister-in-law to Dr. Avrum and Rhoda Regenstreif, and Rebecca Regenstreif. Marilyn will always be remembered as an esteemed grandmother to Jackie (Brian), Brahm (Ariela), Jennifer (Andrew), Sharon, Jackson, and Noah. She also had the immense joy of being a proud great-grandmother to Lola and Violeta. Born and bred in Montreal, Marilyn was widely recognized within the Montreal Jewish Community. Through her work as a nurse, hospital administrator, patron, and philanthropist, she made substantial contributions that had a lasting impact on the community. Marilyn’s wisdom and warmth endeared her to friends, family, and many others, who sought her guidance and support. Her absence will undoubtedly be felt by her loved ones and all those privileged to have known Marilyn. The family would like to express their sincere gratitude to the nurses and staff who provided exceptional care for Marilyn in her final days. The funeral service will be held at Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., Montreal, on Wednesday, August 23 at 10:00 a.m. Marilyn will be laid to rest in the Temple Emanu-El Beth Sholom Congregation Section of Mount Royal Cemetery, located at 1297 ch. de la Forêt. Shiva will take place at 1455 Sherbrooke St. W. #1102, exclusively on Wednesday, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Should you wish to honor Marilyn’s memory, contributions can be made to the Jewish Public Library at (514) 345-2627 ext.: 3332, or to the Jewish General Hospital Foundation at (514) 340-8251.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Marilyn Schiff (née Regenstreif). On Sunday, August 20, 2023, Marilyn peacefully left us at the age of ninety-one in Montreal. Her parents, Martin and Sara Regenstreif, preceded her in death, as did both of her beloved husbands, Dr. Jack Teitelbaum and Tibor Schiff. She leaves behind a legacy as a loving mother and mother-in-law to Fern and George Wachter, Gina and Harry Zelnick, Paul Teitelbaum and Amy Bortz. Marilyn was a cherished sister and sister-in-law to Dr. Avrum and Rhoda Regenstreif, and Rebecca Regenstreif. Her grandchildren, Jackie (Brian), Brahm (Ariela), Jennifer (Andrew), Sharon, Jackson, and Noah, held a special place in her heart, as did her great-grandchildren, Lola and Violeta. Marilyn was a true Montrealer, having been born and raised in the city. She held a prominent position in the Montreal Jewish Community and dedicated her life to serving others as a nurse, hospital administrator, and generous philanthropist. Marilyn touched the lives of countless individuals with her wisdom and kindness, acting as a mentor and guiding light to friends, family, and many others. Her absence will be keenly felt by her immediate and extended family, as well as friends and anyone fortunate enough to have known her. The family would like to extend their sincere gratitude to the compassionate nurses and staff who provided exceptional care to Marilyn in her final days. The funeral service will be conducted at Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., Montreal, on Wednesday, August 23 at 10:00 a.m. Following the service, Marilyn will be laid to rest in the Temple Emanu-El Beth Sholom Congregation Section at Mount Royal Cemetery, 1297 ch. de la Forêt. Shiva will be held at 1455 Sherbrooke St. W. #1102, exclusively on Wednesday, from 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. Those wishing to honor Marilyn’s memory may make contributions to the Jewish Public Library at (514) 345-2627 ext.: 3332 or to the Jewish General Hospital Foundation at (514) 340-8251.

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