Selma Neuhauser, age 85, died Feb. 21, 2012.
Mrs. Neuhauser (nee Fussgteig) was born in Vienna, Austria. She was placed on a Kindertransport to Sweden at age 11 and moved to the United States at age 22. Both of her parents died in Auschwitz. A resident of Tucson since 1986, Mrs. Neuhauser was active in the Tucson Holocaust Survivors Education Network. She spoke to students in the Tucson Unified School District and was honored for speaking at local army and air force bases.
Mrs. Neuhauser was preceded in death by her first husband, Alfred Neuhauser, in 1999, and by her second husband, Isaac Senor, in 2011. Survivors include her daughters, Carol (Robert) Kassmann and Su Neuhauser, both of Tucson, and four grandchildren. Su may be contacted at [email protected]
To learn more about Mrs. Neuhauser’s life see: http://www.tucson12.tv/programs/Vault/index.php?view=UC090707lo&viewhi=UC090707hi.
A memorial service is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 27, 3-5 p.m. at Valley Funeral Home, 2545 N. Tucson Blvd.