January 13, 2013
BODENHEIMER Suzanne, of Philadelphia, PA, beautiful mother and friend, formerly of River Edge and Hackensack, NJ, from complications of Parkinson's Disease on Sunday, January 13 the age of 81. Born in Stuttgart, Germany in 1930, Suzanne escaped the Holocaust and came to the US in 1939 after 2 years in Devon, England. She was a manager at Saks Fifth Avenue for many years and began her career as a buyer with Franklin Simon & Co. She also taught special needs children. Suzanne was a master baker, and life was complete with her famous plum cake, cup of coffee and chocolates.Beloved wife of the late Arthur Bodenheimer. Adoring mother of Peter (Deceased), and Joan Borowsky, son-in-law Ted, and granddaughters Lisa, Julie and Alison of Lafayette Hill, PA. Funeral Services were held at Temple Avodat Shalom, 385 Howland Avenue in River Edge, NJ on Tuesday, January 15 at 1:00 pm, with burial following at Cedar Park and Beth El Cemetery in Paramus, NJ. Shiva was at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, January 15 and Wednesday, January 16 in the Presser Lounge at Cathedral Village, 600 East Cathedral Road, Philadelphia, PA. In lieu of flowers or food, please consider a donation to Temple Avodat Shalom or the Peter Bodenheimer Memorial Fund at Brown University, Providence RI, 02912.