|Birth: ||Oct. 20, 1925|
|Death: ||Sep. 27, 2013|
Ellie Mahler died in Des Moines, Iowa on September 27, 2013. She was eighty-eight.
She was born in Chicago on October 20, 1925 to Eugene and Gizella (Lindenbaum) Schwartz.
In 1948, Ellie married Irwin Mahler. A professor at Occidental College, Irwin died in 1988.
The Mahlers loved to entertain and travel. They always returned to their home in Glendale. A lover of classical music, she was skilled in needlework, crocheting, Japanese punch-needle, and famous for her cheesecake. She was an avid reader, a fan of the LA Times crossword daily and a wicked bridge player.
A longtime resident of Glendale, she will be buried in Forest Lawn Glendale in a private memorial service on October 26, 2013.
Surviving are sons, Gregory (Marjorie) of Richmond, Indiana and David of Des Moines, Iowa; grandchildren, Alden, Darcy, Paul, and Thom, and their spouses; and two great-grandchildren.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from October 5 to October 7, 2013.
Gizella Lindenbaum Schwartz (1905 - 1947)
Irwin Mahler (1924 - 1988)
Much loved daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother
October 20, 1925 - September 27, 2013
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Los Angeles County
Plot: Acacia, Map 1, Lot 2844, Space 1 or 3
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Oct 05, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118188243