Zipora Katz

by | Jun 17, 2024 | Obituaries

VIRGINIA BEACH – Zipora Katz, 96, died on June 7.  

She was born in Łódž, Poland on March 4, 1928, and survived the horrors of the Holocaust. She immigrated to Israel in 1950 where she later met and married Herbert Katz, who brought her to the Tidewater area in 1960.  

She was a devoted wife and mother who focused on caring for her family and friends. She was a member of Temple Israel in Norfolk.  

She was preceded in death by her husband. Survivors include David (Karlene) Katz and Aliza (Matt) Melkin; much adored grandchildren Eleni, Gil, Coby, and Aiden, and sister-in-law, Judy Katz.  

A graveside service was held at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Donations may be made to
Magen David Adom.