Audrey H. Horovitz, 83


CRANSTON, R.I. – Audrey H. Horovitz died June 6 at home. She was the beloved wife of Stanley Horovitz for 62 years. Born in Providence, daughter of the late Leonard and Sarah (Ash) Blau, she had lived in Cranston for 58 years.

She was a nurse at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, where she earned her nursing degree, and was also a nurse at Roger Williams Hospital in Providence. Audrey was an award-winning artist in oil painting, designed needlepoint patterns and was an antique dealer for more than 35 years. She was a member of Temple Sinai and its sisterhood.

She was the devoted mother of Cindy Wilson and her husband, John, of North Kingstown; Alan Horovitz of Cranston; Marcy Horovitz of Cranston; and the late Steven Horovitz and his wife, Christine, of Provincetown, Massachusetts. She was the dear sister of the late Barbara D’Ambra. She was the loving grandmother of Alexandra and Jay; David and his wife, Emily; Edward; Sam; Jack and Lily; Kyle and his wife, Kaitlin; and Catherine and her husband, Ben. She was the cherished great-grandmother of Emily, Maggie, Hadley and Chase.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Minyan Breakfast Fund, c/o Temple Sinai, 30 Hagen Ave., Cranston, RI 02920; Beacon Hospice, 521 Main St., Ste. 101, Charlestown, MA 02129; or charity of your choice. 

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