Harold Vinikoff

July 14, 2022

Obituaries

Virginia Beach—Harold Vinikoff passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2022 in Virginia Beach, Virginia. He was 92 years of age.

He was born October 10, 1929 and raised in Troy, N.Y., the son of the late Benjamin and Florence Vinikoff. Harold attended Troy High School (Class of ’47) and after briefly attending Siena College, enrolled in and received his Law degree from Brooklyn (N.Y.) Law School before starting his law practice in his hometown.

Harold was married to the late Mona Sacks Vinikoff.

He is survived by his sons, Richard (Ellen) Vinikoff and Ken (Sally) Vinikoff and his grandchildren Robin, Andrea, Michael, Rachel (Brent) Pekarski, great granddaughter Stella, his sister Naomi Kessler, and close friend Diane Jacobs.

Harold was an accomplished athlete as a young man, playing for Troy High School’s basketball team, and enjoyed participating and watching sports all his life. He served on several community boards, including Temple Beth El and the Jewish Community Center, both of Troy, N.Y. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family and his close friends.

Donations may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd Street, New York, N.Y. 10016. www.kidney.org. To leave a condolence message for the family, visit levinememorialchapel.com.

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