by | Jun 9, 2017 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach – Frances Minkin, 82, passed away on June 2, 2017.

Originally from the Bronx, N.Y., she was the daughter of the later Isadore and Rose Rauchwerger and the widow of Charles Minkin.

She is survived by her daughter, Elynne Minkin and her son and daughter-in-law.

A beloved mother, wife, and friend, Frances worked primarily within the Jewish community, first for the United Jewish Federation of Tidewater and later for many years at Congregation Beth El.

Frances’s family would like to extend their gratitude to the employees at the Terrace at Beth Sholom for the wonderful care she received during the two years she lived there. 

A graveside service was held in Forest Lawn Cemetary with Rabbi Jeffrey Arnowitz and Cantor Wendi Fried officiating.

Contributions may be made to the Beth Sholom Village, Congregation Beth El or CHKD. H. D. Oliver Funeral Apts. Online condolences may be made at