Ruth S. Berkowitz


PROVIDENCE , R.I. – Ruth S. (Korn) Berkowitz died Oct. 25.  She was the wife of the late Norman Berkowitz.  Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late Lewis and Fannie (Brodsky) Korn.   

She is survived by her children, Gary Berkowitz (Andrea) of Barrington; Leonard Berkowitz (Sheryl) of Easton, Massachusetts; Alan Berkowitz (Carolyn) of Burke, Virginia; and Eric Berkowitz (Jill) of Parkland, Florida; and her siblings, David Korn of Cranston, Leahbelle Chernob of Sarasota, Florida, Herbert Korn of Lexington, Massachusetts and Gloria Janavitz of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; her grandchildren Ian, Bram (Jackie), Ari, Leslie, Josh, Jenna, Kyle, Nina and Reid; and her great-grandchild Dustin.

Ruth was the star of her bridge club, a world traveler, a Cape Cod enthusiast, and a dear friend to so many that loved to laugh with her. 

Contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.