Lillian R. Brand, of Kingston and Florida, passed away on Thursday evening, May 16,2019.
Born in Romania, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Gertrude Weisberger Kahan. She was a graduate of both Kingston High School and Wilkes Barre Business College. Lillian was past president of United Hebrew Institute; Jewish War Veterans Auxiliary; B’nai Brith Women; adviser for B’nai Brith Girls; Lifetime member of Hadassah. She was extremely active with the Jewish Community Center and the Congregation Ohav Zedek as well as other civic and religious organizations in both PA and FL including JAFFCO Kids.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Brand.
She is survived by sons, Gary Brand and his wife Susan of Kingston; Howard Brand and his wife, Debra of Lighthouse Point, FL; and her daughter, Helene Brand Avart and her husband, Herbert of Villanova. She was the loving grandmother of Jamie, Robert, Garrett, Julia and Eli.
Funeral service will be conducted on Monday, May 20, 2019 at 11:00 am from the Rosenberg Funeral Chapel, Inc. 348 S. River St. Wilkes-Barre. Interment in Ohav Zedek Cemetery, Hanover Twp.
Shiva will be observed at the home of Gary Brand .161 James Street Kingston PA from 7:00 to 9:00 pm on Monday , May 20, Tuesday, May 21st and Wednesday, May 22nd