Lois Rubin Freedlander passed away peacefully at her home May 25th. She was the loving wife of Harold for 63 years and mother of 2 daughters, Mimi and Ann.
She was born in Cleveland on January 28, 1917 to Dr. and Mrs. Louis Rubin who took the streetcar to Mt. Sinai Hospital because of the blizzard on that snowy day.
She graduated from Flora Stone Mather Women’s College in Cleveland, Ohio in the 1930’s. Lois later met and married Harold on January 23, 1939 in Cleveland. They lived in Wooster for the remainder of their lives.
Lois was a lifelong member of Knesseth Israel Temple and Sisterhood. She was also a member of AAUW, a charter board member of Ohio Light Opera which continues to perform each year at Freedlander Theatre at the College of Wooster.
Lois’s many interests, contributions and her lifelong dedication to the community of Wooster will long be remembered.
Lois was blessed with many loving and devoted friends throughout her 104 years which she graciously shared with us all.
Contributions in her name can be made to the Ohio Light Opera, c/o the College of Wooster and/or LifeCare Hospice of Wooster.
The family wishes to thank her compassionate and loving caregivers, Crystal, Mary and LifeCare Hospice of Wooster.
There will be no public calling hours or service. There will be a private burial where she will be laid to rest next to her beloved husband, Harold.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Ohio Light Opera, c/o College of Wooster or to Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, Wooster, Ohio
Private family services
No calling hours