MIDDLEBURY — Edith Stiefel, 87, passed away peacefully on Dec. 6, 2012. Edith was the daughter of Max and Hannah Schwartz of New York City and Long Beach, Long Island. Max and Hannah immigrated from the Ukraine and Austria in the early 1900s.
Edith graduated from the University of Miami with a degree in Theater Arts. She married Steve (Irving) when he returned from serving in WWII. Steve predeceased her in 1998 after more than 50 years of marriage. She was also predeceased by a brother, Milton Schwartz.
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