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 Sylvia <I>Harkaway</I> Gelt

Sylvia Harkaway Gelt

Death 12 Jan 2011 (aged 88)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Contra Costa County, California, USA
Memorial ID 64215544 · View Source
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Sylvia A. (Harkaway) Gelt passed away in San Francisco on January 12, 2011 at age eighty-six.

Beloved wife of Samuel Gelt for nearly sixty-five years; loving mother of Jerilyn Gelt, Roberta Gelt, and Marsha Gelt (Barry Sheinberg); dear sister of William (Barbara) Harkaway; adoring aunt of Joyce Spector, Dori Gelt-James, Maggie and Eddie Pells, Steve Davis, Howard Gelt, and Jane, Beth and Joseph Harkaway.

Sylvia served as president of Hadassah and the Jewish National Fund in Minneapolis. She was a vibrant loving woman who gave generously of herself to her family and to her community. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, January 17th at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel at Gan Shalom Cemetery, 1100 Bear Creek Road, Martinez, CA.
Interment will follow the services.
Published in the San Francisco Chronicle on January 15, 2011.

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  • Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
  • Added: 15 Jan 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 64215544
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sylvia Harkaway Gelt (18 Apr 1922–12 Jan 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 64215544, citing Gan Shalom Cemetery, Contra Costa County, California, USA ; Maintained by Ryan D. Curtis (contributor 46858513) .