Beth Marlene Weiner Gross

March 4, 2021

Obituaries

Virginia Beach—Beth, 65, of Virginia Beach, Virginia passed away on February 22, 2021.

Beth was born in Philadelphia to Joseph and Peggy Weiner on June 28, 1955.

She went to Princess Anne High School in Virginia Beach and graduated in 1973. She was a member of B’nai B’rith and Beth El Sisterhood. She worked as a cashier for Pantry Pride Foods with her father and siblings for many many years. She also worked for the Hebrew Academy of Tidewater, she was the education director for the Sunday School at Temple Emanuel in Virginia Beach, and ran the High Holiday baby sitting services at Temple Beth El for many years. Beth was the coordinator for the local chapter of USY/Kadima youth groups. She also worked for the Virginia Beach School System. Beth had a variety of home based businesses over the years and for the last few years she was an in-home Nanny for several wonderful families. Her love for children is what filled her days and heart during these years. During the early years of her boys lives, she loved watching them play ice hockey and traveling around the country to watch their games. She even became the team mom for their ice hockey team.

Beth is survived by her husband, Richard, of Virginia Beach, her sons, Geoffrey (Leah) Gross and grandson Dylan, Brandon Gross; Sister, Faye (Jeff) Kelberg; Brothers, David (Michelle) Weiner and Max (Kim) Weiner; Nieces, Trudy, Mariam, Morgan, Lindsey, Lauren. She is preceded in death by her parents Joseph and Peggy Weiner.

A graveside service took place at Forest Lawn Cemetery with Cantor Wendy of Temple Beth El officiating. Due to restrictions, the funeral was able to be viewed virtually via Tribucast Livestream.

Memorial donations may be made to the Lymphoma Society or Congregation Beth El in Norfolk.

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