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Mount Sinai Obituaries and Services » Judy Hamrell
September 22, 1951 - January 12, 2019
Service Information Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills - Mount Sinai Chapel
Service Date: Tuesday January 15th, 2019
Service Time: 2:00 pm
Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills - Mount Sinai Chapel
5950 Forest Lawn Drive
Los Angeles, California 90068
Judy Gail Hamrell
Huntington Beach, California – Judy Hamrell passed away peacefully on January 12, 2019 with family by her side. She is survived by her husband, Michael Hamrell, of almost 17 years.
Born in Milwaukee WI, she was the daughter of the late Ruth Stroiman (Pories), a holocaust survivor. Judy was a registered nurse, working mostly in psychiatric nursing for over 40 years. She attended the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee receiving her BSN.
She is survived by her husband Michael, her daughter Rachel Feinstein (Beck) and her husband Yonah Feinstein, step-son Steven Hamrell and his wife Sheri Lyn Hamrell, her sister Linda Ross and husband Bill Ross, her uncle Walter Pories and an extended family of brothers and sisters-in law, nephews, great nephews and cousins.
She was a devoted wife, mother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, friend and mentor. She will be dearly missed. Her warm and welcoming smile, generosity and love for her family will never be forgotten.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her loving memory may be made to The Jewish National Fund or Planned Parenthood.