January 29, 2021 ~ 16 Shevat 5781
Marcia Rae Applebaum Isaacs, age 77, formerly of Louisville died on January 29th, 2021 in Cedar Park, Texas.
The former Marcia Bailen was born on March 21, 1943 in Louisville, Kentucky and attended Atherton High School. She was in the first group of Key Punch Operators for the City of Louisville. Later, she provided childcare, in her home, and through the Ganon program at the Jewish Community Center, where she was a member. She was also a member of Temple Shalom.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alex and Bertha Stengler Bailen; her first husband, Norman Applebaum; and her second husband, Sheldon Isaacs.
Marcia is survived by son, Stephen Applebaum and daughter, Michelle Stevens (Matt); brothers, Edwin “Jerry” Bailen (Irene Beattie) and Ivan Bailen; grandchildren, Alec Suell, Jacob Suell (Hannah), Kane Stevens, Gabe Applebaum and Madison Phieler; her nephew, Ben Bailen; her great-granddaughter, Natalie Stevens, and The Bailen, Isaacs and Applebaum families.
Funeral services are Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 12 p.m. at Cave Hill Cemetery and will be available via Livestream on Facebook https://fb.me/e/3Ix4IY5h6
In lieu of flowers, donations to Temple Shalom, Building Maintenance Fund, 4615 Lowe Road, Louisville, Kentucky 40220 (https://templeshalomky.org/donate/)