Sylvia (Chait) Lessinger
Born 1927
Died 12/1/2017 in Syracuse, NY

Sylvia Lessinger, 90, died Friday, December 1, 2017 at Menorah Park. She was a lifelong and proud Syracuse resident. She was the youngest of four children born to Kusiel and Mary Chait. Sylvia married Chuck Lessinger in 1948. Chuck was completing his university work at Syracuse while serving in the Air Force reserves. Throughout her life, Sylvia was active in Temples Beth Israel and Beth El sisterhoods, serving as President. After being a home maker for twenty years Sylvia returned to work for Blue Cross/Blue Shield and later for New York State Family Court. Survived by her son, Murray (Audrey) Lessinger; and grandsons Cassel, Charles, and Evan.
Services will be conducted at 1:30p.m., on Sunday, November 3, 2017 at the Birnbaum Funeral Chapel, 1909 E. Fayette Street. Friends may visit with the family at the chapel on Sunday from 12:30 til 1:30 p.m. immediately prior to the service. Burial will be in Beth El Cemetery.

Date of Death: December 1, 2017
Burial Location
Charles "Chuck" Lessinger
Born 1921
Died 1987