Sharon Klingenstein

Sharon Klingenstein, 79, devoted wife and best friend of Fred for 59 years, died June 24, 2012. Her parents were the late Andy and Selma Lowe, former Columbia City residents.She graduated from Columbia City High School with the class of 1950. Sharon’s volunteer leadership benefited many of Mt. Sinai Hospital’s programs. A former member of the Board of Central Park Conservancy, she was also actively involved in the U.S. Hospital in Port Chester, New York and the Buick Open Golf Tournament at Westchester Country Club.Sharon will be remembered as wonderful and fun loving. Surviving relatives include four daughters, Kathy, Susan, Amy and Lucy; two sons-in-law, Robert Miller and Kenneth D. Pollinger; 11 grandchildren, Whitney, Parker, Daniel, Joseph, Mathew, Michael, Charlotte, Annabelle, Caroline, Willie and Sammy; one brother, Chuck (Jan) Lowe.She is preceded in death by two brothers, Jack and Phil Loe.Donations may be given in her memory to Mt. Sinai Development Office for Oncology Department, One Gustav L. Levy Place, P.O. Box 1049, New York, NY 10029, attention: Maura Lynch.