Anita G. Cohen, of Marblehead, entered into rest on December 18, 2018 at the age of 81.
Beloved wife of Myron J. Cohen. Devoted mother of Neal Cohen and his wife Lisa, and Melissa Dreyer and her husband Evan. Cherished grandmother of Sarah Cohen, David Cohen, Rebecca Dreyer, Samantha Dreyer, and Justin Dreyer. The loving sister of Ruth Friedman and the late Eleanor Carver. Dear daughter of the late Samuel and Sarah Gilberg.
She grew up in Mt. Vernon, N.Y., graduated from Boston University, and raised her family in Marblehead. She was a city of Salem school teacher and later an office manager at Cohen and Cohen, P.C. She was lifetime member of Temple Ahabat Shalom’s Sisterhood. She loved her family, her friends, and her students.
A funeral service for Anita was held on December 20 at Stanetsky-Hymanson Memorial Chapel, Salem, with interment following in Pride of Lynn Cemetery, Lake Shore Dr. Lynn.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to Northeast Animal Shelter, 347 Highland Ave., Salem, MA 01970. For more information or to register the online guest book, visit: www.stanetskyhymansonsalem.com.