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Ruth Baker Silverman

Ruth Baker Silverman
  • April 24, 1918 - January 28, 2018
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Chabad of the Lowcountry
    477 Mathis Ferry Road
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Synagogue Emanu-El
    5 Windsor Drive
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“The loss of my dear friend, Ruth has been a heart breaker. What a strong, beautiful lady. Her 99th birthday celebration was a fun party with her...Read More »
1 of 2 | Posted by: Ann Rogers - Charleston, SC

“Ruth was the most respected and appreciated friend that we have ever known. She brought fun and joy to everyone's lives. We will certainly miss her...Read More »
2 of 2 | Posted by: Sara Pelot - Mt. Pleasant, SC

Ruth Baker Silverman, 99, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina (formerly Sullivan's Island), widow of Dr. Sidney Seth Silverman entered into eternal rest Sunday, January 28, 2018. Her funeral service will be held graveside Wednesday, January 31, 2018 in Emanu-El Cemetery (Maryville), Sycamore Street, Charleston at 3:00 p.m. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.

Ruth was born April 24, 1918 in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of the late Morris Baker and Rebecca Logan Baker. She was a member of Synagogue Emanu-El.

Ruth is survived by her daughters: Susan S. Cantor (Lowell) of Mount Pleasant, SC and Carol S. Loewy (Joseph) of Santa Fe, NM; four grandchildren: Debbie Rothschild (Greg), David Cantor (Katharyn), Dr. Rachel Loewy (Vince Mellone), Alan Loewy (Jennifer) and six great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Chabad of the Low Country, 477 Mathis Ferry Rd, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464 or Synagogue Emanu-El, 5 Windsor Drive, Charleston, SC 29407.