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In Memory of

Sarah Willdorf

December 19, 1912 - January 17, 2017

Obituary


Sarah Willdorf, beloved wife and mother, died peacefully in her home in Stamford, CT on January 17, 2017. She had just celebrated her 104th birthday on December 19, 2016.
Sarah was born in Brooklyn, NY on December 19, 1912. She married her husband, Morris Willdorf on April 4, 1943. Together they owned Moormend's, a retail luggage, photography and travel shop on Madison Ave. in NYC.
After their retirement, Sarah and Morris were professional photographers.They documented the restoration of the Wyckoff House and Museum in Brooklyn, NY and photographed the Native Americans in Salamanca, NY. Those...

Sarah Willdorf, beloved wife and mother, died peacefully in her home in Stamford, CT on January 17, 2017. She had just celebrated her 104th birthday on December 19, 2016.
Sarah was born in Brooklyn, NY on December 19, 1912. She married her husband, Morris Willdorf on April 4, 1943. Together they owned Moormend's, a retail luggage, photography and travel shop on Madison Ave. in NYC.
After their retirement, Sarah and Morris were professional photographers.They documented the restoration of the Wyckoff House and Museum in Brooklyn, NY and photographed the Native Americans in Salamanca, NY. Those photographs are exhibited at the Smithsonian Museum.
Sarah and Morris moved from Brooklyn, NY to Stamford, CT nineteen years ago to be closer to their only daughter, Sonia Stoloff of Westport, CT.
Sarah was blessed to be loved by all who knew her. She is survived by her daughter and many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends.
Funeral services will be held at Leo P. Gallagher & Son Funeral Home, 2900 Summer Street, Stamford, CT on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
Donations may be made to Regional Hospice and Home Care of Western Connecticut and The Matrix Corporate Center, 30 Milestone Road, Danbury Ct. 06810.
For more information or to send the family an online condolence, please visit www.leopgallagherstamford.com