David Schiff

David M. Schiff

Tuesday, April 5th, 1927 - Thursday, May 2nd, 2019
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Obituary

David Schiff of Briarcliff Manor, formerly of Boynton Beach Florida and Yonkers New York, died peacefully on Thursday, May 2, 2019 after suffering a sudden stroke on Wednesday morning. Born April 5, 1927, he grew up in the Bronx, was a Medic and Sargent in the Army during World War II and worked as an electrician for 44 years. He was pre-deceased by his wife of 55 years, Mary Winifred Scollins Schiff, and is survived by his partner in life, Josephine Lerro, his daughter, Winifred Schiff, son in law Glenn Godin, grand children Samuel Schiff Godin and Nella Schiff Godin, brother Jack Schiff and many loving family members and friends. David will be remembered for his generosity, cheerfulness and love of a good cigar.
Family and Friends are invited to Beecher Flooks Funeral Home Sunday from 2 - 4PM and 7 - 9PM. A Funeral Service will be held Monday May 6 at 11AM at Beecher Flooks Funeral Home. An interment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery will immediately follow.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in his memory to any of his favorite charities:

• American Cancer Society
• American Heart Association
• The American Legion
• The American Red Cross
• ASPCA
• Boys Town
• Disabled Veterans National Foundation
• Humane Society of New York
• National Foundation for Cancer Research
• Paralyzed Veterans of America
• St. Joseph’s Indian School
• Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
• Unicef USA
• USO
• Veterans of Foreign Wars
• Wounded Warrior Project
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Beecher Flooks Funeral Home
    Address
    418 Bedford Road
    PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Second Visitation

    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    When
    Sunday, May 5th, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm
    Location
    Beecher Flooks Funeral Home
    Address
    418 Bedford Road
    PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, May 6th, 2019 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, May 6th, 2019 11:00am
    Location
    Beecher Flooks Funeral Home
    Address
    418 Bedford Road
    PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Cantor Dana S. Anesi
  • Interment

    Monday, May 6th, 2019 | 12:00pm
    When
    Monday, May 6th, 2019 12:00pm
    Location
    Gate of Heaven Cemetery
    Address
    10 West Stevens Avenue
    Hawthorne (New York, United St, NY 10532
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