STAMFORD, Conn. — Stamford resident Ethel "Etty" Lavinsky Norkin died Tuesday, May 31. She was 99.
A Stamford native, Norkin went back to school as an adult, graduating Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Connecticut.
Norkin is survived by her husband, Nathan Norkin; daughter and son-in-law, Constance Norkin and Christopher Lightfoot; and many nieces and nephews.
Norkin was predeceased by her parents, Celia and Morris Lavinsky,; and three sisters, Florence Friedman, Miriam Folb, and Elaine Siegel.
Anyone wishing to make a donation in Norkin's memory may make it to Caring Hospice Services, 45 Church St., Suite 203, Stamford, 06906, Jewish Family Services, 733 Summer St. Suite 602, Stamford 06901 or the charity of one's choice.