Mildred Lazar


Mildred Lazar

Peerless sales associate

Mildred Lazar, of Warwick, died December 20, 2011 at The Miriam Hospital in Providence. She was the wife of the late Bernard Lazar; they were married for 65 years.

Born in Fall River, Mass., a daughter of the late David and Rebecca (Zweibleson) Abowitt, she had lived in Warwick for 34 years, previously living in Providence. She worked as a sales associate at Peerless for 20 years. A Temple Am David member and volunteer reader for the kindergarten, she was a past president of the Pythian Sisters.

She was the mother of Paula Katzman and her husband, Harry, of Cranston, Susan Maxcy and her husband, Richard, of Mansfield, Mass. and Cynthia Beth Lazar of Warwick; sister of Morton Abowitt of Warwick; grandmother of Mark and Kimberly Resnick, Debra and David Geller, Robin Maxcy, Adam and Keeley Maxcy and Gayle Katzman; and great-grandmother of 11. She was predeceased by several brothers and sisters.

Contributions may be made to Temple Am David.