January 29, 2014
Helen G. Lilienfeld, 94, Stamford, CT, died on January 24, 2014. She was born in Philadelphia on June 26, 1919 and was the daughter of Abraham and Clara (Schorr) Gamberg. She was raised in West Philadelphia with her brothers David (deceased) and Bob where she attended West Philadelphia High School and Philadelphia College of Art (now known as University of the Arts). She was married to Jacob Lilienfeld in Philadelphia on May 26, 1940 and resided in West and Northeast Philadelphia. They had two children Susan Spaet (deceased) and Albert. She worked as a school librarian at the Richmond School in Philadelphia. She moved in May 2010 to the Atria in Stamford, CT. She is survived by her son Albert and his wife Ana of Old Greenwich, CT , her brother Bob Gamberg of Abington, PA, her son-in-law Al Spaet of Woodland Hills, CA, three grandchildren (Lori Larocque, Amy Latzer and David Lilienfeld), and three great-grandchildren (Kayla Latzer, Ethan and Aidan Larocque). Burial was at Mt. Sharon Cemetery, Springfield, PA.