Sybil Friedman

Funeral Service: Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM
Shiva: Thursday, May 17, 2018 to
Friday, May 18, 2018

315 Metcalfe Ave., Westmount H3Z 2J2
Shiva Details: Shiva hours: Thursday following burial until 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Minha/Ma'ariv at 8:00 p.m., and Friday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Due to the advent of Shavuot, shiva ends Friday afternoon.
Cemetery: Shaar Hashomayim
Donations: Tel Hai Chapter c/o the Hadassah-WIZO Organization of Canada, (514) 933-8461, or to the “Sybil Friedman Memorial Fund” c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251
Notes: Family will be receiving visitors on Tuesday, May 22 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

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47 Condolences

Nancy Kape Gurberg - 2 days ago

Mark First what a gorgeous photo of your beautiful Mom obm. I cannot tell you how fond my parents Sara and Max were of Sybil and your Dad all of blessed memory. They were an incredible generation and family was of the highest importance to our parents. Sybil always had a smile on her face and was genuinely interested in others. May her neshama be protected through many acts of kindness. Nancy

Glazer - 3 days ago

Dear Donny & Felicia and family, Our sincere condolences on your loss. May the memories help to sustain you through the difficult days ahead. Penney & Herb

Joe akerman - 4 days ago

Dear Mark and the rest of the Friedman family Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your dear mother. May you have no further sorrow. Joe Akerman

Vicki Coblentz - 4 days ago

Please accept my sincerest condolences on the loss of a beautiful and elegant lady. Sybil was a lifelong Tel Hai friend of my late mother, Sylvia Diamond. May she rest In peace.

Dale Boidman - 4 days ago

My sincere condolences to you on the passing of your mother. Sybil was a friend of my mother, Pearl Feintuch. Our parents enjoyed many good times in Florida. I had the chance to get to know her and was always impressed by her smile and kind demeanour. She was a "lady". Dale Boidman

Judy & Eddie Cohen - 4 days ago

Dear Mark, Harvey, Donny & Families, Our sincerest condolences on the loss of your beloved Mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May you be spared further sorrow. Judy & Eddie

Michelle Brochu - 4 days ago

To Sybil s Family my sincere condolences. Sybil was a lovely Lady caring and kind.I was privileged to know her enjoyed talking and playing bridge with her .I will miss he but have only good memories.

Susan Caplan - 4 days ago

Dear Mark, Harvey and Donny and family. We all grew up together and I was always so fond of your mother. She had an apartment in the Hemispheres for a time and I was there as well. Everytime we saw each other we always stood and talked. Such a lady. May she rest in peace. Susan Caplan

Joan Sager Liberman - 4 days ago

Dear Donnie and Felicia, My deepest sympathy to you & your family on the loss of your beloved Mother. I remember she was such a special, beautiful, caring & warm person. I hope your memories will help you through this most difficult time. Warmly, Joanie

Edwina&David Freedman - 4 days ago

Dear Donny&Felicia, Please except our deepest condolences on the loss of your mother/mother-in-law.Cherish all your beautiful memories. David&Edwina Freedman

Betty & Malcolm Citrin - 4 days ago

Dear Mark, Our deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your Mother. Sincerely, Betty & Malcolm

Ruth Dermer - 4 days ago

My heartfelt condolences to all of Sybil's family and friends on your great loss! We were Hadassah friends for many years! May she Rest In Peace!

Myrna Sterling - 4 days ago

To all of Sybil's loved ones, I offer my deepest sympathies! I am so honoured to have called her my friend! Fondly, Myrna.

Susan Polisuk - 4 days ago

Dear Mark and Friedman family. I am sorry for your loss. Sybil was a beautiful lady with a special smile. She will be missed.

Peter Yaffe - 4 days ago

Dear Mark, Harvey Donny and Family, My condolences on the passing of your Mother, I was sorry to read about it. She was an old friend of my Mother. Peter

Elaine Kronish - 4 days ago

Dear Mark and family Please accept my deepest sympathies. She was so pleasant to do business with and a lovely lady. Elaine

Charles and Muriel Schuchat - 5 days ago

Charles and I are so very sad to hear of your loss. We are out of town, but our thoughts will be with you.

Mark Yudin - 5 days ago

It was my pleasure to direct bridge games in which Sybil played for many years. She was a lovely lady, kind and gracious . She will be missed Mark

John Rothschild - 5 days ago

Dear Harvey,Mark,Donnie and family, Our sincere condolences on the loss of your gracious, beautiful mother . Carole and John Rothschild

Alvin Segal - 5 days ago

Dear Mark & the Friedman Family, I've known Sybil for over 67 years, and I always felt close to the Friedman family since the furniture business; even before Peerless Paper. She was a classy lady , always happy, always with a smile. My sympathies are with you at this time. Alvin Segal

Libby White - 5 days ago

To the family of Sybil Friedman. I only knew Sybil from the bridge tables. But, what a lady, in every sense of the word. She would always greet me with her beautiful smile, always ask about me, how I was, “So nice to see you” . I will miss her, as I’m sure you all will, you have all your wonderful memories. I just can’t believe she was almost 100. She was today’s 60. To know her was to love her.

Reissa Schreter - 5 days ago

Dear Donnie and Felicia, We are so sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was a very special lady. We hope all of your wonderful memories will help you to get through this most difficult time in your lives Reissa and Steve

Beryl & Stan Aranoff - 5 days ago

Mark, Joan and family... our deepest sympathy to all of you, please accept our condolences, and know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Beryl and Stan Aranoff

Aaron Dudkiewicz - 5 days ago

My deepest sympathies on your loss

neil tryansky - 5 days ago

deepest sympathies, this fine lady lived a long life, that said, it's never long enough, Neil Tryansky

Lisa and Robert Carsley - 5 days ago

We are so sorry for your loss. A lovely , beautiful lady. I am so glad to have known her from the golf club and at the bridge table. She will be greatly missed. Lisa and Robert Carsley

Carla & Ron Vineberg - 5 days ago

Dear Mark, Harvey and Donnie, Our very sincere condolences to you and your families on the loss of your beloved mother. She was a beautiful and delightful lady, and it was always so nice whenever we chanced to meet and greet her around Westmount Square. For years, I had told her that she reminded me of Doris Day, so that’s what I’d usually call her. Carla & Ronnie

Roslyn Joseph - 5 days ago

So sad to hear of the passing of Sybil. I was proud to have known her and to have worked with her. She was truly an inspiration to all Tel Hai members. Regrettably I cannot be at the funeral--I am in Jerusalem-- but my thoughts are with her family and friends. I will always remember her kindness and sweet smile. Rest in peace dear Sybil.

Sol Goldberg - 5 days ago

What a lovely lady has left us....I hope Sybil finds her eternal peace in the Garden of Eden....

Candice Silver and Family - 5 days ago

Donny and Felicia and Family- Thinking of you all. So aorry formylur loss xo

Luba miller - 5 days ago

To all of Sybil`s loved ones...Having known Sybil for over 50 years, I can honestly say that today the world is a little bit darker and a lot sadder. She was one of the kindest,sweetest and gentlest people I have ever had the privilege to know. We were Tel Hai sisters for all these years and I will miss her very much... Luba Miller

Phyllis Pascal - 5 days ago

I was so very sad to hear of Sybil’s passing. She was a lady in every sense of the word. Kind, soft spoken and lovely. I will so miss seeing her. My condolences to the whole family.

Susie Manaster & David Firestone - 5 days ago

Dear Mark , Joan, and family, We send you all our deepest condolences, Sybil was such a sweetheart. We are thinking of you and share in your grief.

Marlene Brownstein and Victor Eichenwald - 5 days ago

We thought of your beautiful mother as a prettier and sweeter Dinah Shore. Whether seeing her on Roslyn or at Westmount Square, your mother would always have a warm greeting, and we would have a delightful conversation. She was so good natured and kind. What a lovely legacy she leaves for all of you. And what a long and full life she lived. We wish you very precious memories of your matriarch, and wish you good health and long life. Marlene and Victor

Neil Ram - 5 days ago

Mark and Family..My deepest condolences on the loss of your mother. May the wonderful memories help you through this difficult time.. Neil Ram

Beatrice Levine - 5 days ago

We are so saddened by the loss of Sybil, a beautiful lady. Sybil was a special person and a good friend to me and so many others. To know her was to love her. She will be terribly missed.

Linda Schmaltz - 5 days ago

I am so saddened to hear of Sybil's passing. She was the loveliest of Ladies and I know the family will have many wonderful memories to keep her in their hearts forever, as anyone who met Sybil only has wonderful memories of her.

HAROLD GEYER - 5 days ago

Dear Mark and Joan; Please accept my condolences on the loss of your Mother.

Lois Baron - 5 days ago

I am very sad! The world has lost one of the sweetest and kindest women. Sybil always greeted me with a smile and question as to what I was up to. She was one of that group of women I called ”my golfing ladies” at Elm Ridge. When she hung up her clubs, Sybil still drove her “girls” out to play bridge even during a waning period of time for duplicate at the Club. She was the only one who still drove. I will miss seeing her, but feel good knowing that she’ll meet up with her buddy Sybil Fels, and they will play a mean game of duplicate in heaven! My heart goes out to the family. Rest in peace sweet lady! Lois Baron

Connie Craig & Argyle Kerr - 5 days ago

We want to express our sympathy and let you know that our thoughts are with you.

CHW Montreal - 5 days ago

Sybil was a life member of Canadian Hadassah-WIZO and the Tel Hai Chapter and we are saddened by her passing. We were pleased to have honoured her at the annual Tel Hai Bridge & Mahjongg Luncheon in 2016 for her years of dedication to her chapter and CHW. We wish to extend our condolences to all the members of her family.

Robert Brumer & Arlene Rotchtin - 5 days ago

Our Most Sincere Condolences

Linda and Norm Shacter - 6 days ago

our sincere sympathy to the have lost a very fine lady...she will be missed Linda and Norm

Bluma and Brian Blicher - 6 days ago

So sorry for your loss! We hope you find comfort in your memories.

Arlene Fels - 6 days ago

Sybil was a very close friend of my parents, Sybil and Jack Fels. She was a great bridge player and golfer and a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, and a very good friend. I love you, Sybil. Rest In Peace, Arlene

Reisa and Bruce Vineberg - 6 days ago

To the Friedman brothers, all our sympathy on the passing of your dear mother. May your fond memories be a source of comfort during this difficult time. Reisa and Bruce

Franci Nashen - 6 days ago

Donny and Felicia, we send you and your family our deepest sympathy and love. Your Mom was an incredible inspiration. May that comfort you and sustain her memory. Love, Franci and Stan