Gold, Sherry Shifra, 1926-2019 Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1926-08-13 – 2019-04-06 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Gold, Sherry Shifra, 1926-2019

External Documents

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Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Sherry was born in Utiyan, Lithuania on August 13, 1926. Sherry graduated from Ohio University and later earned a Master's in Social Work from the Wurzweiler School at Yeshiva University. In 1950, she married Melvin L. Gold and they moved to Israel for several years. When they returned, they eventually settled in West Orange, and Sherry began a long social work career during which she was the director of a local nursery school and a therapist at Jewish Family Services in both Millburn and Wayne.