Irene “Renee” J. Wolfson-Moses

by | Aug 15, 2014 | Obituaries

Jacksonville , Fla .— Irene “Renee” J. Wolfson-Moses passed away on July 19, 2014 at her home in Jacksonville, Fla.

Renee was a lifelong resident of Jacksonville and was born on Jan. 12, 1925. She graduated Robert E. Lee High School and attended the Florida State College for Women and the University of Georgia.

She married her childhood sweetheart, Murry Wolfson, in 1946 and reared five sons. After Murry’s death in 1986, she married Robert D. Moses of Hartford, Conn. in 1992. She worked tirelessly at many jobs to help support her growing family, but was most proud of her accomplishments and successes as a three-time pink Cadillac sales director with Mary Kay Cosmetics.

She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

Renee was a kind, compassionate and caring individual whose down to earth and sincere personality made lifelong friends easily. Her spirit lives on in the many people she influenced throughout her life. She will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved her.

Renee is survived by her second husband, Robert D. Moses; her sons Bob E. Wolfson (Vicki), Gary S. Wolfson, David M. Wolfson, Richard J. Wolfson (Karen) and Dr. Bud L. Wolfson (Lisa), 11 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. She is also survived by her step children Linda Litwin, Elliot Moses (Jolene), five step grandchildren and one great grandchild, several nieces and nephews and a large extended family.

She is predeceased by Murry Wolfson, parents Ben and Gussie Baker, and her beloved sister, Ruby Price.

Graveside services were held at the Jacksonville Jewish Center New Cemetery with Rabbi Jonathan Lubliner as officiant.

Words of comfort can be left at Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home.