Ann Cyncynatus (nee Gelbart), a Holocaust survivor, passed away peacefully with her family by her side in Delray Beach, Fla. on Nov. 7, 2019. Ann is the beloved wife of the late Paul; devoted and adored mother of Linda (David) Levine of Naples, Fla., Penny (Jeffrey) Caghan of Canton and Jerry (Debra) of Irvine, Calif. Ann is the loving grandmother of Jeffrey Levine, Andrea (Carissa) Levine, Lauren (Ryan) Johns, Alex Caghan, Aaron (Jessica) Cyncynatus and Tali (Eric) Ryan; adoring great-grandmother of Noa, Micah, Payton, Haley and Oliver; dearest sister of Arthur (Rose) Gelbart and the late Frances Neuman and Esther Frank.
Services will be held Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Berkowitz-Kumin-Bookatz Memorial Chapel, 1985 South Taylor Rd., Cleveland Heights. Interment will be at Zion Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends immediately following interment to 8:30 p.m. at the Gelbart residence, (Four Seasons Social Room) 26600 George Zeiger Drive, Beachwood. Then Nov. 12, Nov. 13 and Nov. 14 from 1-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and Nov. 15 from 1-4 p.m. at the Gelbart residence, 26600 George Zeiger Dr. #906, Beachwood.
Contributions are suggested to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. (ushmm.org), or Kol Israel Foundation, 3681 Green Rd. Beachwood, OH 44122.