Massachusetts Park Services retiree; Life Member of the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home, Revere Chapter of Hadassah, Hebrew Rehab Center for the Aged and a former member of Temple B’nai Israel, Beachmont
Marilyn Charak of Revere, formerly of Malden and Chelsea, died on Sunday, October 9.
Marilyn was a Life Member of the Chelsea Jewish Nursing Home, Revere Chapter of Hadassah and Hebrew Rehab Center for the Aged and a former member of Temple B’nai Israel of Beachmont. Marilyn retired from the Park Services of Massachusetts.
The beloved wife of the late Frank Charak to whom she was married one month shy of 69 years, she was the devoted mother of Gail Volk and husband, Douglas of Maine and Kenneth Charak and his wife, Adrienne of Ohio. She was the loving daughter of the late Frank Saltzman and Lillian (Cohen) Saltzman; dear sister of Leonard Saltzman, the late Melvin Saltzman and the late Arnold Saltzman; loving and cherished grandmother of Adam and Danielle Illfelder of Pennsylvania, Jonathan Volk and Alan Le of California, Rachel and Elliot Carlson of Minnesota and Jessica Charak of Las Vegas; loving great-grandmother of Ilana, Isabelle, Benjamin Illfelder, Ana Jane Carlson and Martin Charak Carlson, and twins-Maddox Khoi Le-Volk and Frankie Mai Le-Volk.
Funeral Services will be held at the Torf Funeral Chapel, 151 Washington Avenue, Chelsea on Friday, October 14 at 11 a.m. Interment will be in Chevra Kadisha Cemetery, Everett. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Marilyn’s memory may be made to the Chelsea Jewish Foundation, 165 Captains Row, Chelsea, MA 02150 or to the Jack Satter House 420 Revere Beach Blvd, Revere, MA 02151. Visit www.torffuneralservice.com for guestbook and directions.