Published on April 6th, 2017 | by WMJledger0
Charles Harold Moskovitz, 95, of Ashburn, Va., originally from Athol, died March 19. He was the husband of the late Edith Mary (Megans) Moskovitz. Born in Worcester, he was the son of the late Israel and Dora Moskovitz. He attended Athol schools and then Boston University. He left college in 1942 and entered the U.S. Army Air Force serving as an aircraft armaments maintenance supervisor, stationed in Denver, Colorado through 1945. He returned to Athol following the war and entered the family business, Moskovitz’s Women’s Shop. He assumed management of the Athol store and later expanded the operations to include a second store in Gardner. He was very active in local organizations including the Chamber of Commerce, Lions and Rotary clubs, and served as president of Temple Israel. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Kathie Davis Moskovitz of Norwalk, Conn.; a daughter and son-in-law, Debbie and John Geiger of Sterling, Va.; four grandchildren, Jessie Moskovitz, Keri Drengler, Jay, Doug, and Jeff Geiger; two great-grandchildren; and a sister, Shirley Stobin of Los Angeles, Calif.
RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN