Selma Gordon Bodow, 88, of Fayetteville, died at the Jewish Health and Rehabilitation Center at Menorah Park. She was born on June 19, 1916 in Rochester, the daughter of Israel and Lea Fink Gordon. She resided in the Syracuse area for thepast 60 years. She was predeceased by her husband of 40 years, Ephriam Bodow in 1996. Her first husband, Raymond Rudolph, died in 1948. Survived by her six children, Warren Bodow of Waccabuc, Donald Bodow of San Diego, CA, Robert Rudolph of Jamesville, Nancy Court of Northfield, NH, Joanne Bodow Brandt of Chappaqua, Jerrold Bodow of Cardiff, CA; her sister, Roberta Leff of Jamestown; nine grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Birnbaum Funeral Chapel. Calling hour from 1 to 2 Wednesday at the funeral chapel, 1909 E. Fayette Street. Burial will be in Chevra Shas Cemetery. Contributions may be made to The Foundation of Menorah Park.
Published in Syracuse Post Standard on November 2, 2004