Joseph Drory

by | Mar 30, 2023 | Obituaries

Norfolk—Joseph Drory, 89, passed away on March 26, 2023. Born in Haifa, Israel, he was the son of the late Shabtai and Yochevet Drory.

Joseph was predeceased by his loving wife of 56 years, Miriam Drory.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, son Nathan (Leora) Drory, of Virginia Beach and daughters Tammy (Jeff) Cohen and Ilana (Gary) Gamerman, both of Vienna, Va. He is also survived by his eight grandchildren, Erika, Danit, Aaron, Joshua, Leah, Ari, Noah and Zachary; three great-grandchildren Yaakov Moshe and Miriam and Chana Gruen; his brother, Sam Drory and brother-in-law, Arnold Schyer, both of Melbourne, Australia.

A funeral service was held at H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Norfolk Chapel, followed by burial at B’nai Israel Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made in Joseph’s name to B’nai Israel Congregation (