Harold Rudnick

Harold Rudnick, 94, of New Haven and recently Hamden, passed away on March 5, 2015. He was the beloved son of Paul and Betty (Chernoff) Rudnick. Harold is survived by his devoted wife of 73 years, Cecille Vivian Soybel Rudnick, his loving daughters Barbara Glass (Peter) of West Palm Beach FL, Ellen Rudnick (Paul Earle) of Riverwoods, IL, Marjorie Rogers (Steve) of Albuquerque New Mexico and Jane Rudnick Van Pelt (James) of New Haven. He was cherished “ Poppi” to Alexandra, Oliver, Max, Sarah (David), Noah (Ashley) and Paul (Melanie) and survived by five great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and his sister-in-law Lila Ment Rudnick, who all adored him. He was predeceased by his siblings, Shirley Schnitman, David Rudnick and Max Rudnick. A lifelong resident of the New Haven area, he was friend to everyone and will be missed by all.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, March 8th at 2 pm at Temple Beth Shalom, 1809 Whitney Avenue, Hamden, CT. Interment will be in the Mt. Sinai Memorial Park, Jewell St., New Haven. Memorial contributions in honor of Harold may be made to Jewish Family Services (www.jfsnh.org) , 1440 Whalley Avenue, New Haven, CT 06515, or The Connecticut Hospice (http://hospice.com) 100 Double Beach Rd, Branford, CT 06405.

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  1. Roni Silva said,

    03.09.15 at 1:44 pm

    To Mr. Rudnicks’ family please accept my condolences and I hope that the love you all had for your father, brother and friend will be of comfort for you during this hard time.
    I’ve never met Mr. Rudnick but if he is anything like his daughter Marjorie I know that he will be missed.
    Roni Silva

  2. Barry, Cheryl & Mitchell Tenin said,

    03.11.15 at 1:53 pm

    To Vivian & the entire Rudnick family: – we were very sorry to hear about Harold’s passing – Harold was always very special to all of us because he was our father’s best friend & of course because he was ‘Harold’ – we were all always considered family by Harold’s parents & siblings & we were always included for holidays such as Passover Seders – Harold & your entire family will forever be in our hearts & in our minds – our deepest and sincerest condolences for your major loss of your family patriarch – All Our Best Wishes & Love – Barry, Cheryl & Mitch Tenin