Hannah Birman Levine, age 97 of Albany, NY died on Wednesday, September 27, 2018 at her residence in the company of her loving family. Born in Peekskill, NY, Hannah was the daughter of the late Isadore and Rose Margolis Birman.
Hannah was married to Milton J. Levine until his passing in 1998 from Alzheimer's. Hannah was employed for many years as a saleslady at Denby’s in Troy and later returned to the retail sales world 1966 after staying at home to help raise their son Ron. In spite of Milt saying you will never get hired, she proved him wrong and helped open the Sears in Colonie Center and worked in the children’s department until her retirement in 2015.
She was a member of Congregation Ohav Shalom in Albany. and had been an active member of the Sisterhood Gift Shop and Bingo in the ‘60’s and ‘70’s and most recently was a member of Abigail. Hannah loved to travel and play mahjong. After Milt’s death, she traveled with Ron and Melissa to Hawaii, Florida, California and Niagara Falls.
She was Loving Mother of Ron Levine and his wife Melissa and a wonderful Grandmother to their furkids thru the years
Besides her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, Morris and Sol Birman and sister Gertrude Bickweat.and her 3 grand dogs She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Ron and Melissa and her Granddog Remmy, her sister Pearl Katz and sister-in-law Gitte Birman as well as several generations of nieces and nephews.
Services at Congregation Ohav Shalom, 113 New Krumkill Road Albany on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 2:00pm. Interment will follow in the Ohav Shalom Cemetery on Church Road in Guilderland, NY
A tremendous thank you goes out to her hospice nurse Kelly, and all of the aides.who helped her on her final journey. A Special thank you goes out to Linda and Rich Huba as well as her niece Tobi and grandniece Stephanie.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Community Hospice, 310 S Manning Blvd, Albany, NY 12208 or to NJ Schnauzer Rescue Network Inc (njsrn.org) PO Box 36 Fanwood NJ 07023