|Death: ||Jul. 22, 2012|
Cohen, Frances Joy (nee Weenick) July 22, 2012. After a courageous 2 1/2 year battle with Leiomyosarcoma. Beloved daughter of the late Mollie and the late Benjamin Weenick; adored wife for 58 years of Gerald Cohen; dear mother of Patricia, Marc, Roger and Deborah; dear mother-in-law of Bruce, Jennifer, Teri and Benjamin; dear grandmother of Katie, Peter, Simon, Hazel, Anna Memphis, Benjamin, Sarah and Charlotte; dear sister of Lois Sloofman (the late Joseph), Beverly Bobbye Schultz (Lloyd) and Lawrence Weenick; dear daughter-in-law of the late Max and the late Sophie Cohen; dear aunt of Benjamin, Harry, Jane, John, the late Richard and Carol. Frances was an occupational therapist for 61 years, co-founder of the DisAbility Theater Project and longtime board member of NARAL (St. Louis). Special thanks to Douglas Adkins, M.D. and Julie Tucker, R.N. and the wonderful staff of the Siteman Cancer CenterBarnes Jewish Hospital West County. Services: Synagogue service Tuesday, July 24th, 1 pm at Brith Sholom Kneseth Israel, 1107 E. Linden Ave., St. Louis, 63117. Visitation begins at 12:30 pm at Brith Sholom Kneseth Israel. Interment follows at B'nai Amoona Cemetery, 930 North and South Road, St. Louis, 63130. Donations preferred to the DisAbility Theater Project, the National Leiomyosarcoma Foundation, NARAL, Washington University School of Occupational Therapy and Brith Sholom Kneseth Israel.
St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MO) - Monday, July 23, 2012.
Bnai Amoona Cemetery
St. Louis County
Created by: Mr. Tom
Record added: Jul 22, 2012
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