Betty Friedlander

Microsoft Word - Obit.docxBetty Desberg Friedlander, 96, died Aug. 30, 2015.

Mrs. Friedlander and her first husband, Ira Desberg, vacationed in Arizona during the 1940s, and after his death, she remarried and retired to Tucson in the 1970s.

Mrs. Friedlander was preceded in death by her first husband, Ira Desberg, and her second husband, Milton Friedlander. Survivors include her children, Richard (Beth) Desberg of Cleveland and William (Karen) Desberg of Phoenix; sisters, Elaine Ripner of Tucson and Doris Stern of Boynton Beach, Fla.; and life partner of 10 years, Irving Silverman. Interment was in Cleveland.

Arrangements were made by Evergreen Mortuary.

Memorial donations may be made to the Ira Desberg Bookshelf at Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple, 23737 Fairmount Blvd., Cleveland, OH 44122.