HAVERHILL - Ruth E. (Carvitt) Lipkind, 90, of Haverhill, died Monday, February 5, at Holy Family Hospital at Merrimack Valley, Haverhill.
She was born in Boston, October 30, 1927, daughter of the late Nathan and Bertha (Gorfinkle) Carvitt.
Educated in the Boston school system, Mrs. Lipkind graduated from Jeremiah E. Burke High School, as well as Newton Junior College.
She was employed as a real estate broker in the Merrimack Valley for several years.
She was the wife of the late William Lipkind, and her survivors include a daughter, Lee Moshirfar, and her husband, Frank, of Danvers; a stepson, Les Lipkind, and his wife, Leslie, of Newbury; grandchildren, Erica Reed, and her husband, Edward, Catherine Moshirfar, and her husband, Brian Hayes, Jessica and Janna Lipkind; and three great-grandchildren, Daniel and Elizabeth Reed, and Joshua Hayes.
Funeral services were private, with burial in Puritan Lawn Cemetery, Peabody.
Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes, Haverhill and Bradford. Contributions in her memory may be made to Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave., Boston, MA 02115. To share a memory, or for more information, please visit www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.
Published on February 10, 2018