Hazel Briller Gluck
Time of Service:
Sunday, April 16, 2017 11:30am
Place of Service:
Riverside Memorial Chapel, 180 West 76 Street, New York, NY 10023
Briller (Gluck), Hazel, 99, on April 11, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Louis Briller (1977) and the late Daniel Gluck ( 1979). Cherished sister of the late
Leonore and Mollie - Husbands: Daniel and Julius. Survived by her nieces and nephews: Martin and Ann, Warren and Jenina and their children: Joshua, Lorin, Jonathan, Rebecca, Justin and Brandon, and great-nieces Abigail and Catherine. Hazel was a lifetime fine artist and sketched portraits of servicemen at the Stage Door Canteen during World War II. She also possessed an excellent singing voice for which she received scholarships. A member of several honorary art organizations including The Art Students League, and an award-winning painter of portraits and all other subjects in competition and exhibition under name of Lezah Borell. Numerous private showings, including The Met and Lincoln Center Circle in the Round theater. Also a published poet who won awards for her work. A charming, vibrant, sophisticated woman who loved life and people, and that love was returned. She will be in our minds and hearts always! Service Sunday, April 16, 11:30am at “The Riverside” - 76th St. & Amsterdam Ave.