Isaacs, Marvin - After a lengthy and courageous battle, Marvin Isaacs , 84, a resident of the Town of Poughkeepsie, died at home holding his loving wife's hand.
Born in Brooklyn, NY on March 23, 1928, he was the son of the late Philip and Tillie Isaacs. Marvin's family moved to Newburgh and settled in Beacon when he was 7. He was Valedictorian of Beacon High School and attended Drexel University. Marvin proudly served our country in the U.S. Army at West Point. While in High School and after college and his military service, Marvin worked in the family business, Beacon Furniture Company, until he retired in 1980.
Marvin, a Mason, was a member of the Beacon Hebrew Alliance and Agudas Israel, Newburgh Synagogues. He was also a Volunteer Fireman in Beacon.
December 29, 1963 Marvin married Esther Harris in Kingston, NY. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Marc Isaacs and his wife Mary of Glenmont, NY, Marcy Hasin and her husband David of Highland Mills, NY, and Stephen Isaacs of the State of Israel; his grandchildren Hannah Hasin, Philip Hasin, Molly Isaacs and Jack Isaacs.
Marvin was a strong, kind, selfless, and generous man, who devoted his life to his wife, children, and grandchildren. He will be deeply missed and in our hearts forever.
Graveside services will be held Friday July 13, 2012 at 11:00 am at the Beacon Hebrew Alliance Cemetery Osborne Hill Rd., Fishkill. Rabbi Endre Stamler will officiate. The family will be observing Shivah on Sunday and Monday from 1:00 to 8:00 pm with a service at 7:30 pm at the home of Esther Isaacs.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to your favorite charity.
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Arrangements are under the direction of Libby Funeral Home, Inc. 55 Teller Ave. Beacon, NY 12508 845-831-0179
Date Of Service
Friday July 13, at 11:00 am
Location Of Service
Beacon Hebrew Alliance Cemetery Osborne Hill Rd in Fishkill