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Sylvia Cohen

January 12, 1922 — October 25, 2004

Sylvia Cohen of Neighborhood Road, Lake Katrine died Monday, October 25, 2004 at Kingston Hospital. She was 82. Sylvia was born in Accord on January 12, 1922, a daughter of the late Nathan and Sarah Kaplan Lippman. A graduate of Kingston High School, for many years Mrs. Cohen co-owned and operated, with her husband, Bill’s Grocery on West Chestnut St. They later owned and operated Syl and Bill’s on South Manor Ave., Kingston. Mrs. Cohen was a member of Congregetion Agudas Achim in Kingston. Her husband William Cohen died February 6, 1994. Two brothers Louis and Isadore Lippman both died previously. Loving mother of Sharon Breitenstein and her husband Gene, Sandra Teasdale and her husband Douglas; grandmother of Stacy Breitenstein, Denise Stewart and her husband Joshua, and Samantha Teasdale; great grandmother of Caleb, Noah and Emily Stewart. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday at 12:00 PM at Simpson – Gaus Funeral Home, 411 Albany Ave., Rabbi Yitzchok Hecht of Congregation Agudas Achim will officiate. Interment will be in Montrepose Cemetery in the Old Agudas Achim section. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Assoc., PO Box 3049, Syracuse, NY 13220.
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Thursday, October 28, 2004

Starts at 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Simpson-Gaus Funeral Home

411 Albany Ave., Kingston, NY 12401

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