New London- Arlene Levy, age 93, of Ocean Ave., New London, died Monday, June 11, 2012, at home.
She was born July 4, 1918, in New London, the daughter of Irving and Sarah Baratz Lipton. She married Theodore Levy on December 5, 1945. He predeceased her on Feb. 17, 2011.
Mrs. Levy attended Harbor School and Williams Memorial Institute, and received a bachelor's Degree from the University of Connecticut in Home Economics. She was a member of Congregation Beth El in New London. She was retired from the State of Connecticut where she had been employed as a case worker.
She is survived by a son Gerald Levy of New York, N.Y.; a daughter Margot Levy of New London as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by two sisters, Maxine Lipton Pevner and Louise Lipton Goldberg.
The funeral service will be conducted at 1:30 on Thursday in Beth El Synagogue, 660 Ocean Ave. Interment will follow in Beth El Cemetery in Groton. Memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer's Association; Hospice of Southeast Connecticut; or Congregation Beth El. Condolence messages may be left on Mrs. Levy's memorial page at www.neilanfuneralhome.com.