Ann Pearl (Hurwitz) Elkins, 80, of Worcester, died at UMass Memorial Healthcare July 19. She was the widow of Phillip Elksin and the companion of Jack J. Reiff for the past 30 years. Born in Worcester, she was the daughter of Nathan and Rose (Cotton) Hurwitz. She was a saleswoman for Jay Printing of Warwick, R.I. and for Dot Packaging of Chicago for 20 years. She was a member of Temple Emanuel Sinai of Worcester, Congregation Shalom of Chelmsford, Worcester Chapter of Hadassah, and was an active volunteer for the Jewish Healthcare Center and Hope Lodge for Cancer Care. She was a Past President of ORT. She was a member and volunteer at the Worcester Art Museum. She is survived by three children, Cheryl Pigott and her husband, William, of Coxsackie, N.Y., Andrew Elkins and his wife, Tricia, of Worcester, and Staci Landress, and her husband, Darren, of Chelmsford; six grandchildren, Nicole, Alex, Jessica, Katie, Rachel, and Ben; one great-granddaughter, Bella; and her extended family of Evan Reiff, Amy Vogler and Debra Reiff and their children, Garnet, Gregory, Nathan, and Jamie. She was predeceased by two brothers, Harlan and Bernard Hurwitz; and a sister, Sybil Findel. Memorial contributions may be made to Hope Lodge for Cancer Care, 7 Oak Street, Worcester, MA 01609. RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN


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