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Rose Himelfarb

Rose Himelfarb

Female 1915 - 1996  (81 years)

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  • Name Rose Himelfarb 
    Born 25 Mar 1915  Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Teacher 
    Died 1 May 1996  Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Deceased Name: Rose H. Turk 81, Teacher, homemaker Rose H. Turk, a homemaker and former elementary school teacher, died Wednesday of a heart attack at her Pikesville residence. She was 81.
      She taught in Baltimore City schools from 1935 to 1944, leaving to raise a family.
      Interested in sculpting and painting, she studied at Maryland Institute, College of Art and the Baltimore Museum of Art. She also wrote poetry.
      She was born Rose Himmelfarb in South Baltimore. A 1932 graduate of Southern High School, she earned a teaching degree from then-Towson State College in 1935.
      She was a volunteer for the American Cancer Society and the Northwest Medical Center and was active in the PTA.
      Services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Sol Levinson & Bros. Inc., 6010 Reisterstown Road.
      She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Julien H. Turk; a son, Bob Turk of Owings Mills; two daughters, Judith Meyerowitz of Owings Mills and Emily Turk of Washington; two sisters, Sylvia Himmelfarb of Baltimore and Lily Polakoff of Orlando, Fla.; and three grandchildren.
    Person ID I1137  Himelfarb Family Tree
    Last Modified 23 Mar 2007 

    Father Emanuel Himmelfarb,   b. 20 Sep 1886, Odessa, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Mar 1952  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Ida Gerstein,   b. 28 Aug 1891, Antopol, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jul 1974, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Family ID F402  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Julien H. Turk,   d. 5 Mar 1999 
    Children 
     1. Robert Stephen Turk
     2. Judith Turk,   d. 6 Jan 2016, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Emily R. Turk
    Last Modified 21 May 2024 
    Family ID F420  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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