Benjamin Moskowitz

November 16, 1925 - December 28, 2016

11/16/1925 - 12/28/2016

Past Services

Sunday January 01, 2017
12:00 pm
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
6309 E Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, Virginia 23502
757-461-4054 | Directions

Benjamin Moskowitz, 91 passed away peacefully at home December 28, 2016.
He leaves behind a loving wife of 71 years, Grace Roth Moskowitz; daughter, Gayle Schroeder; son Robert Moskowitz & wife Devorah; daughter Jill Mitcham and many close friends. He had 6 grandchildren: Sean and wife Kathy Schroeder; Stacy Schroeder-Aguilar, Muria Mitcham; Tovah Rachel and Husband Chiam Perel; David and wife Adina Moskowitz; Ezra and wife Basya Moskowitz; Easter and husband Gershon Lupyan; Avraham Abba and wife Yehudis Moskowitz; Sarah Moskowitz. He adored all 14 great grandchildren.
He was a WWII naval veteran who served in the Marhshall Islands, Iwo Jima, Okinawa and the Philippines transporting troops onto the beachheads. He was wounded, when his boat was hit. He was very proud of his service to his country.
He dedicated 36 years to Congregation Beth Chaverim as the Shamash and was a member of the Mended Hearts Support group where he gave hope and encouragement to others.
The funeral will be Sunday January 1, 2017 @ 12:00p at Woodlawn Memorial King David Garden. After the service, the family will receive friends at Congregation Beth Chaverim, 3820 Stoneshore Rd, Virginia Beach, Va.

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6 years ago

May the God of all comfort be with you during this difficult time. In Isaiah 25:8, 9 God promises us that he will swallow up death forever.

Ge McIver
6 years ago

May the God of all comfort be with you during this time of grief 2 Corinthians 1: 3&4