Miriam Adler

Miriam Alyce (Harris) Adler, 86, died Jan. 21, 2011.
Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., and raised in Canton, Ohio, Mrs. Adler attended Ohio State University. After World War II, she resided in Great Neck, N.Y., where she worked at North Shore/Long Island Jewish Hospital in Manhasset, N.Y., as the volunteer coordinator, and volunteered in several local activities. She moved to Oro Valley in 1996 .
Mrs. Adler was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years, Milton Adler. Survivors include her children, Judy Cohen and Joan (Steve) Shell of Columbus, Ohio, and Ira (Dana) Adler of Tucson; sister-in-law, Muriel Goldberg of Seattle, Wash.; eight grandchildren and 10 great-granchildren.
Services were held at Temple Emanu-El with Rabbi Samuel M. Cohon officiating. Interment followed in Sharei Shalom Cemetery. Arrangements were made by Evergreen Mortuary & Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Temple Emanu-El Endowment Fund.