Jules Scheinzeit
Jules Scheinzeit
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Graveside services will be held on Thursday, November 29.2018 at the Agudat Achim Cemetery on Schermerhorn Street in Rotterdam, NY


Rabbi Ted Lichtenfeld from Congregation Agudat Achim in Schenectady

Obituary of Jules E. Scheinzeit

 Jules Scheinzeit, a longtime resident of Schenectady , passed away November 25, 2018 at age 93. 

He was predeceased by Laura Scheinzeit, his loving wife of 56 years. Jules will be remembered by his children, Dr. Ronald Scheinzeit ( Arline) , Cynthia Hecht ( Geoffrey) and Teri Scheinzeit ( Stuart Dworeck) and his grandchildren, Jennifer, Urnaza ( Jeff), Joshua Hecht ( Brigid) , Jessica Gordon ( Daniel) and Rachel Dash ( Evan). Jules had 5 great grandchildren, Lexie and Macey Gordon, Matthew Urnaza, Tahlia and Kacy Hecht. He will also be remembered by his numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends. 


Jules was predeceased by his sisters, Jeannette Silverman, Jill Paul and Judy Sidman.


Jules was born December 31, 1924 In Brooklyn.  After attending Albany Academy and St Lawrence University, he served in the US Navy. 


Jules managed the original Army and Navy Store and the Apex Music Korner. Later he was an executive at Boardman Ltd. and Present Company. 

An active member of Agudat Achim Synagogue, Jules was Vice President, a board member and chairman of variouis commitees. He loved music, photography and tennis, but mostly his family. 

Services will be held Thursday, November 29th at 11:00am at Agudat Achim Cemetery, Schermerhorn Street in Rotterdam. 

Donations may be made to the Laura Scheinzeit Cemetery Beautification Fund, Agudat Achim Synagogue 2117 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 12309


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