Judith S. Kanter (nee Yoelson), 90 of Cleveland, passed away May 16, 2020.

Born Aug. 29, 1929, in Cleveland to Elizabeth and Joseph Yoelson, Judy graduated from Cleveland Heights High School and attended The Ohio State University.

A member of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple, Judy was an elementary school teacher at Fairmount Temple and B’nai Jeshurun Congregation. She was also president of her sisterhood two times.

Judy loved her family, children and world travel. She loved everyone and everything, especially chocolate. She ate half of a hot fudge sundae just before she passed away. She’ll be missed by her family and friends.

Judy is survived by her children, Jeff Kanter, Jane Kanter and Jonathan Kanter; grandchildren, Zachary and Wesley Kanter and Jenniffer Priddy; and four great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband of 65 years, Jay B. Kanter; parents, Elizabeth and Joseph Yoelson; and sister, Carol Shipley.

Services were held at Mayfield Cemetery.

Donations in memory of Judith can be made to Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple’s religious school.