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Mount Sinai Obituaries and Services » Ruth Mittleman

Ruth Mittleman

November 28, 1932 - March 5, 2021

Service Information Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills

Service Date: Thursday March 11th, 2021

Service Time: 11:00 am

Mount Sinai Hollywood Hills

5950 Forest Lawn Drive

Los Angeles, California 90068

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Ruth Mittleman, age 88, passed suddenly on 3/5/2021. Born in Detroit, Michigan and relocating with her husband Paul to Santa Monica, CA in 1989 to join her son Marc and daughter Ronna who were living in Los Angeles. She was independent until the end and always engaged in life through Emeritus College Santa Monica classes, past volunteerism along with her predeceased husband Paul with SOVA Food Pantry West Los Angeles for 11 years, various book clubs, cinema club, Hadassah & Brandeis groups as well as classes at Loyola Marymount University Playa Vista. She loved live theater and was a frequent attendee at the Kirk Douglas & Baird Theaters. Most recently, she was an original resident & active member in the Fountainview Gonda Westside residential community where she made great friends and participated in various groups and activities. She was a generous donor to many charities. Above all, she loved her friends and extended family and took great joy in her children and grandchildren’s accomplishments. She is survived by her daughter Ronna Posen (Craig), son Marc Mittleman (Robin), grandchildren Andrew, Jason, Eric and Jeremy. She will be dearly missed.