In memory of Ms. Estelle Schwartz, beloved wife of the late Morris Schwartz; Loving mother of Kenneth (Leslie) Schwartz, Jeffrey (Deborah Marks) Schwartz, and Lori (Steve) Director; Cherished grandmother of Andrew (Allison) Schwartz, Danielle (Michael) Craighead, Jeremy (Emma Gaines-Ross) Schwartz, Cynthia Director, Kimberly Director, Deborah Director, Lynx Marks, and the late Josh Director; Adored great grandmother of Morris, Elijah, Hanna, Izzy, Casey, Sarah, Hugo, and August. Dear sister of the late Mac Kovitt, Jenny Yagoda, Goldie Nusbaum, and Sylvia Yagoda.

Mrs. Schwartz was a successful businesswoman who started two successful apparel boutiques in the 1950’s at a time when it was rare for women to venture into business on their own. She owned and operated the boutiques for almost thirty years. When she and her husband retired to Florida, she became an avid golfer and enjoyed the sport until she was in her late eighties. Late in life she enjoyed and supported the theater.

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“In loving memory of Estelle Schwartz, a great lady for all of us to admire and learn from.”
Leslie and Dan Gaines-Ross

“May her memory be a blessing”
James Jen

Andrew Schwartz

Mark Traverso