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MILDRED,HURWITZ 1922 - 2012, artist/ teacher, 90, passed away peacefully of natural causes in her home in Montclair, NJ. Mildred was born in Philadelphia where she received a BA from The University of the Arts and a Masters in Art Education from Rowan University, during a time when it was unusual for a woman to attain such advanced education. Mildred had numerous exhibitions of her abstract paintings. In addition, she was a beloved teacher having dedicated more than 20 years to the art education of children. She was married to the late Bernard Hurwitz and is survived by their 3 children: Elliott, Lee and Cathy. She is also survived by 5 grand-children and 2 great grand-children. The family requests that donations be made to the Montclair Ambulance Unit (MAU), 95 Walnut St., Montclair, NJ 07042; 973-783-7624, or Shaare Shamayim Leven Educational Fund, 9768 Verree Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19115.


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