Barbara E. (Norman) Salins, 97, died July 22. Born in Boston, she was the daughter of Maxwell G. and Ida (Molansky) Norman, who had immigrated from Manchester, England. She was the widow of Lewis S. Salins. She was a lifelong volunteer. She and her husband were instrumental in the initial building of Temple Beth Am in Randolph. She was a Cub Scout leader, Brownie and Girl Scout leader and school volunteer. After moving to Worcester, she became a life member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Jewish Healthcare Center. She volunteered to help run the gift shop there for many years. For more than 10 years she was active in the Worcester Area Retired and Senior Volunteer Program. She was an active volunteer for Rachel’s Table.
She was a cancer survivor. She is survived by a son, Kenneth Salins of Jefferson; a daughter, Mildred (Salins) Sinofsky of Worcester; a sister-in-law, Barbara Norman; three grandchildren, Michelle Sinofsky-Eshbaugh and her husband, James, Laura Sinofsky-Bohm and her husband Stuart, and David Lewis Sinofsky, and his wife Heather; nine great-grandchildren, Kayla, Carina, Keely, Sydney, Michaela, Zachary, Kalman, Sarah, and Elijah; and nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son-in-law, Dr. Kalman S. Sinofsky; and siblings Ernest, Gladys, Mildred and William. Memorial contributions may be made to Aid for Cancer Research, PO Box 376, Newton Centre, MA 02459; or to a charity of the donor’s choice. RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME OF HOLDEN.


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