Josephine Masserman Samuels

by | Jan 21, 2019 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach —Josephine Masserman Samuels, 91, died peacefully in her Virginia Beach home, December 16, 2018.

She was born in Forest Hills, New York. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 66 years, Leroy Samuels, and her dear son, Charles Samuels.

She is survived by her daughter, Ellen Samuels Ruben; her son, Andrew Samuels; and her grandson, Kevin Ruben of Israel.

Mrs. Samuels studied liberal arts in Keuka College, N.Y. She loved playing bridge and was an avid reader, always keeping up with current events, reading the newspaper daily, and enjoying different types of books. She was a founding member of Temple Israel in Norfolk. She enjoyed socializing with her friends at First Colonial Inn.

A graveside funeral service was held in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society or a charity of the donor’s choice.

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