Shelly Levy, 70, of Bloomfield, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 17th with her loving family by her side. Born in Hartford, CT, she was the daughter of the late Max and Sylvia ‘Dubby’ (Maron) Levy.
Shelly received her degree in Interior Design from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. She started her career at Russell Gibson von Dohlen Architects and later worked at Nassau Furniture in Hartford where she discovered her true passion. She loved window treatments and worked the rest of her career in retail settings helping others select treatments for their homes.
Shelly leaves her devoted sister and best friend, Madalyn Levy of Bloomfield, her brother Michael Levy and his wife, Shelley, of West Hartford, her nieces Alison Levy of West Hartford and Alexis Levy of NYC, her adoring aunts Sophie Levy and Judy Levy both of West Hartford and the best cousins anyone could ever hope for.
Funeral services will be graveside Friday, May 19th at 11:00 am at the Hartford Mutual Society Cemetery, 96 Wolcott Road, East Granby, CT with Rabbi Gary Karlin officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends immediately following the service at Michael and Shelley’s home, 18 Brainard Road, West Hartford. Friday night services will be at Beth Hillel Synagogue, 160 Wintonbury Avenue, Bloomfield starting at 6:15 pm. Shiva will be observed Monday and Tuesday evenings at Beth Hillel Synagogue from 7 to 9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Shelly’s memory may be made to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215 or to the Connecticut Library for the Blind, 198 West Street, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. Arrangements are entrusted to Weinstein Mortuary, Hartford, CT. To sign the guest book for Shelly, please visit online at www.weinsteinmortuary.com/funerals.cfm