Irene Kushner Weintrob

by | Mar 9, 2022 | Obituaries

NORFOLK—Irene Kushner Weintrob, daughter of Saul and Bluma of blessed memory, died on Monday, February 28.

Her parents were Holocaust survivors. She will be joined in Eternal rest with her son, Stuart David Weintrob, who died at a young age.

She was born in Belgium and came here as a young child.

She is survived by her husband, Joe; daughter, Emily (Michael Birger); and four grandchildren, Haim, Sarah, Yaakov, and Rivka.

Irene’s pleasure was shopping for her grandchildren. Irene was a substitute teacher in Norfolk Elementary Schools, Pre-K through the third grade for more than 20 years.

She was an active member of Temple Israel and B’nai Brith senior group.

A graveside service was held at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Norfolk with Rabbi Michael Panitz officiating. Online condolences may be made at