Services:

A funeral service will be held at Congregation Beth El Wednesday, November 23 at 11:00 am.

Burial:

Burial will follow the services at Beth El Memorial Park.

Shiva:

Shiva will begin after the funeral service at the Garrelick home located at 80 County Street, unit 8C, in Norwalk.  Mincha/Maariv service will be held at 4 pm .  Comforters are welcome until 9 pm.  The family will attend synagogue minyan at 9 am on Thursday.  Comforters are welcome to join the family at that time in lieu of visiting the home on Thursday afternoon or evening.  Shiva minyan will also be held Saturday, Sunday, and Monday at 7 pm at the Garrelick home.

Contributions:

Donations in her name may be made to Congregation Beth El Kiddush Fund or Soup Kitchen, or the Wittingham Cancer Center at Norwalk Hospital.  Arrangements are in the care of Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT.

Pauline Garrelick


Pauline Garrelick, 72, beloved wife of Dr. Stuart J. Garrelick, passed away Monday, November 21, 2011 at Norwalk Hospital.

Born December 14, 1938, in the Bronx, NY, she was the daughter of the late Rubin and Jeanette Feigelson.

Mrs. Garrelick attended Evander Childs High School and then worked as an executive secretary.  In her most recent position, she was the Information Processing Specialist at Oberst Law Offices in Norwalk.  While raising two children, she was an active volunteer in PTAs championing academically talented programs, in Women’s American ORT where she served as Fairfield County Regional President, and at Congregation Beth El where she chaired an East Norwalk Interfaith Thanksgiving Service committee.  Beyond formal volunteerism, she challenged those of all ages to rise to their full potential.  An avid golfer, Mrs. Garrelick was a charter member of the Oak Hills Women’s Golf Association and served on the tournament committee for many years.  She won her share of tournaments, including her Flight Championship.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by sons Gary, and his wife Donna of Wilton, CT, and Robert, and his wife Linda of Cedar Grove, NJ; three grandsons, Matthew, Jason, and David; brother Alan of Commack, NY, and sister Lenore of Schenectady, NY.

A funeral service will be held at Congregation Beth El Wednesday, November 23 at 11:00 am.  Burial will follow at Beth El Memorial Park.  Shiva will begin after the funeral service at the Garrelick home located at 80 County Street, unit 8C, in Norwalk.  Mincha/Maariv service will be held at 4 pm .  Comforters are welcome until 9 pm.

The family will attend synagogue minyan at 9 am on Thursday.  Comforters are welcome to join the family at that time in lieu of visiting the home on Thursday afternoon or evening.  Shiva minyan will also be held Saturday, Sunday, and Monday at 7 pm at the Garrelick home.

Donations in her name may be made to Congregation Beth El Kiddush Fund or Soup Kitchen, or the Wittingham Cancer Center at Norwalk Hospital.  Arrangements are in the care of Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT.

  1. Stuart and family – I am very soory for your loss. Pauline was a very sweet lady and will be missed by all that knew her.

    November 22, 2011
    Gladys DiDia -
  • Sherwin and I join in your saddness of losing a good friend. We will miss her.
    Cheryl

    November 22, 2011
    Cheryl BerlinCoplin -
  • Stewart, our sympathy to you and your family on your loss. Pauline was one of the good people and we will miss her.

    November 22, 2011
    AnneBarr & Shirlee -
  • Stuart and Family,
    Pauline was a wonderful gal. She helped me so much when I first joined Oak Hills Women’s Golf Association. We played many enjoyable rounds over the years. She will be missed by all her golf friends.

    November 22, 2011
    Kathy Jimenez -
  • Dear Stuart and family,
    Our deepest sympathies are with you.

    November 22, 2011
    Janet and Bob Passsman -
  • Dr. Garrelick,
    My deepest sympathy. My thoughts and prayers are for you and your family. Pauline was a wonderful lady.

    November 22, 2011
    Mrs. Haughey -
  • Dear Stuart & Family, We are sending our prayers & thoughts to you on the loss of your precious Pauline. It is with a sad heart that we give our sympathy to you. We will always remember her and her courage to continue to fight her illness. Pauline has left us with many fond memories. Take care. Love Jo & Nick

    November 22, 2011
    Jo & Nick Falcone -
  • Dear Stuart & Family, our hearts and prayers are with you today and always…we were so shocked to read of her passing…I just saw her at the grocery store not too long ago and we hugged and kissed like we always did when we saw each other….I will always remember her many kindnesses to me and the fun we had playing golf. God Bless you all…Love, Sandy & Dick Masse

    November 23, 2011
    s.masse@att.net -
  • I was so very sorry to hear of Pauline’s death, she was a wonderful brave woman and a great mother to her boys, she will be missed. Mimi Cohen

    November 28, 2011
    Mimi Cohen -
  • Dear Dr. Garrelick and family, Our deepest sympathy to all of you. May you find strength in each other to carry on and eventually find peace in this time of sorrow. The Magnoli Family

    November 30, 2011
    Lynden Magnoli -
  • Dear Stuart,
    Can’t begin to tell you how devastated Irwin and I at this sad news that has just reached us. We loved Pauline very much.
    Paula and Irwin Kerber

    February 10, 2012
    Paula and Irwin Kerber -
  • Leave a Reply

    Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

    *