Geraldine “Geri” (Zide) Lew, 84, of Leominster, died at her residence on June 16. She was the widow of Abram “Abe” Lew. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of Maxwell P. and Helen (Frankil) Zide, and had lived in Leominster for 60 years. In her mid-thirties, she graduated from Fitchburg State College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. She was a kindergarten teacher in the Leominster Public School System for 20 years. She was a member of Congregation Agudat Achim. She is survived by a son, Barry E. Lew and his wife, Ruthe, of East Falmouth; a daughter, Donna Lew-Rouleau of Leominster; a brother, The Honorable Elliott Zide and his wife, Michelle E. Moran-Zide; good friend Bill Hawk; and four grandchildren, Ari, Kira, Joel and Max. Memorial contributions may be made to Congregation Agudat Achim, 268 Washington St., Leominster, MA 01453.
RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN