Obituary: Ellen B. Zunick, age 64, of Trumbull

Ellen B. Zunick, age 64, of Trumbull, CT., passed away on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center.

Mrs. Zunick was born in Boston, MA., a daughter of the late Leon and Charlotte Steiff, and was a long time member of Congregation B’nai Torah of Trumbull.

Mrs. Zunick was a paraprofessional with the Kings Highway Elementary School in Westport, and was a teacher with the Hebrew School at Congregation B’nai Torah.

Mrs. Zunick is survived by her beloved husband, Robert Zunick, her devoted children, Michael Zunick and his wife Amanda of Hawthorne, NJ., Jonathan Zunick and his wife Thea of Hoboken, NJ., and by her cherished sister, Ronda Sirot and her husband Jerold of Peabody, MA.

Ellen was the proud grandmother of her adored Caleb and Sarah, and was predeceased by her loving sister, Sharon Steiff.

Funeral services will take place on Friday, October 21, 2016 at 11:00 AM at The Abraham L. Green and Son Funeral Home 88 Beach Road, Fairfield, CT 06824, with interment following at B’nai Torah Cemetery on Reid Street in Fairfield. Shiva will be observed at the Zunick residence in Trumbull on Saturday evening.

Memorial contributions may be made to Congregation B’nai Torah 5700 Main Street, Trumbull, CT 06611.