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 Ellen <I>Cohen</I> Arst

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Ellen Cohen Arst

  • Birth 5 Mar 1927 Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, USA
  • Death 27 Apr 2012 Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Burial Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA
  • Memorial ID 89350172

Ellen Cohen Arst passed away peacefully at home on Friday, April 27, 2012. A native of Birmingham, AL, Ellen had been an active resident of the Baton Rouge community since 1957.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Rose S. Cohen and Simon A. Cohen of Birmingham and her son Paul Arst, Jr. of Baton Rouge.

She is survived by her husband Paul Arst, Sr., her son and daughter-in-law Sanford A. and Janet R. Arst and grandchildren Margaret R. and Simon C. Arst.

Among the organizations she supported were the LSU Foundation, The Art League, The Mental Health Association, and the LSU Museum of Art.

The family expresses thanks to her caregivers Diane, Ann, Sheila and Pat.

Graveside services for family and closest friends at the Jewish Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to your favorite charity. Arrangements by Rabenhorst Funeral Home, 825 Government St.

Obituary published in The Advocate from April 28 to April 29, 2012.

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  • Created by: Rita Graves
  • Added: 30 Apr 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89350172
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ellen Cohen Arst (5 Mar 1927–27 Apr 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89350172, citing Jewish Cemetery, Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Rita Graves (contributor 46836288) .