Time of Service:
Sunday, October 18, 2015, 12:45 p.m.
Place of Service:
Riverside Memorial Chapel, 180 West 76 Street, New York, NY 10023
Mount Ararat Cemetery, Farmingdale, NY
Lydia Sue Sohn, aged 73, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015 in her home in New York City after suffering from sarcoidosis. Lydia was born in New York City, the daughter of the late Solomon and Freda Sohn. Lydia served for many years in the New York City public school system as a dedicated reading specialist. Lydia was predeceased by her sister, Irene Sohn Zegar. She is survived, by her daughter, Stefanie Sohn Jackson, her son-in-law David Jackson, her grandson, Hunter Jackson, her brother-in-law Charles Zegar, as well as her nephew Scott Zegar and his wife Dominique Peraza Allan. Funeral services will be held at the Riverside Memorial Chapel, 180 W 76th St, New York, NY on Sunday, October 18th, at 12:45 pm, and the interment will take place thereafter at Mt. Ararat Cemetery, Lindenhurst, New York. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Reading Is Fundamental Attn: Development Department, 1730 Rhode Island Ave., NW Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20036, www.rif.org