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Mrs. Shirley Roseman

Service: A private funeral will be held at Kesser Israel Cemetery, Springfield, MA

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Shirley Roseman passed away in her home at Reed’s Landing in Springfield, MA on July 1, 2022. She was born Shirley Hilda Snyder on June 28, 1926 in Greenville, Maine and raised in Winchester, MA. Adulthood took Shirley to locales in New England, the Midwest, to Brussels Belgium for five years, and Albany NY before she settled in Western Massachusetts, in Hadley then Longmeadow. Shirley was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Dr. Jacob Roseman, her parents Morris and Gertrude (Weinberg) Snyder, siblings Frances Perkins, Vera Goldberg, Bernhart Snyder and Benson Snyder, and her dear son-in-law Scott Brown. She is survived by her sister Cecelia Levine of Illinois, her four daughters Cecelia Brown, Robin (husband Lonnie) Tennyson, Judy (husband Dr. Marc) Parnes, and Jill Brown-Severance. She also leaves her first and beloved grandchild Jeffrey Brown (partner Emily Cunningham), her dear grandchildren Rachel and Amanda Brown, Stephanie and Daniel Parnes, and great-granddaughter Cadence Cunningham Brown. A quiet, selfless woman of keen intelligence and wisdom, Shirley graduated from Simmons College and later earned her Masters degree in Education. A devoted and nurturing wife, mother and grandmother, Shirley also pursued callings in teaching, counseling and human services. A talented writer, a voracious reader, a world traveler, a lover of classical music, opera and theatre, Shirley was also known for her self-deprecating humor. She gave of herself to family, community and world like the deeply humanitarian woman she was. A private graveside service will be at Kesser Israel Cemetery, Springfield, MA.


Mrs. Zoya Yefimova

Service: Graveside service 10:00 AM Sunday, July 3rd, 2022 at Beth El Cemetery, 350 Kings Highway, West Springfield, MA 01089

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Mr. Sang Y. Kim

Service: Visitation Tuesday July 5, 2022 9:00-10:00 AM at The Greater Springfield Korean Church, 22 Hunt Street Agawam, MA 01001 followed by funeral service at 10:00 AM

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Burial : Hillcrest Park Cemetery, Springfield, MA