Harriet (Kraus) Levin, 86

Harriet (Kraus) Levin, 86

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September 10, 2022 ~ 14 Elul 5782


Harriet Kraus Levin, 86, of Marietta, GA, formerly of Louisville, died Saturday, September 10, 2022 at her residence in Marietta. She was born January 28, 1936 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Ben and Ethel Kelman Kraus.

Harriet was a former, longtime member of Keneseth Israel Congregation, where she was very active with her Jewish family, friends and community.  After her husband, Alvin had died and as her health began to decline, she moved to the Atlanta, GA area. Harriet was a homemaker but as one of her daughters described, she was a “wonderful stay at home mother”.  Along with being a member of Keneseth Israel, she was a Kentucky Colonel.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ben & Ethel; her husband, Alvin F. Levin, DMD; and her daughter, Shira Michele.

She is survived by her two loving daughters, Marla Glenn (Ray) of Englewood, NJ and Wendy Cohen (Bruce) of Atlanta, GA; five grandchildren, Erica, Nikki, Aaron, Sammy and Allen; and one great-grandchild.

Graveside services will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 13th at Anshei Sfard Cemetery, 721 Locust Lane.  Expressions of sympathy may be made to Keneseth Israel Congregation or the Susan G. Kommen Cancer Foundation.

Minyan service is Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at 2073 Douglass Blvd, Louisville, KY 40205.


Temp Marker

Anshei Sfard Cemetery Section C; Grave 444