Liesel (Les) Gilmore passed away after a lengthy illness on September 8, 2019. She was born on June 25, 1930, in Ochtrup, Germany.
She leaves to mourn her daughter and son-in-law Sharon and Mark Berkowitz, daughter Judi Gilmore, grandchildren, Michal, Yael, and Shiri Berkowitz, Marlee Mayer, Bryce Riou and Danielle Mayer, sisters and brother-in-law, Edith Shpeller, Rita and Sam Swire, and her nieces and nephews.
Les was predeased by her loving husband Max, parents, Frida and Max Meyer, in-laws, Julius and Ruby Gilmore, brothers-in-law, Sam Shpeller and Saul Gilmore, sister-in-law and best friend Bernice Gilmore, and niece Jodi Swire.
Les had a very active social life up until her illness a few years ago. She enjoyed walking in the mall with her friends, going for lunches, travelling, and most of all being with her family.
Funeral services were held September 10, 2019 at the Shaarey Zedek Synagogue. Pallbearers were Mark Berkowitz, Gary and Howie Gilmore, Alan Shpeller, Jeff and Ben Goldstein.
Donations can be made to the charity of your choice.