Irvin Gemora of Towson passed away on December 4 at the age of 86.
He is survived by wife Paula Gemora (nee Cohen); daughter Debbi (Walter) Gemora Jacobs; son-in-law Fred Sirotkin; sister Sylvia Maslan; grandchildren Bryan Sirotkin, Sarah Beth (Chuck) Ray, Andrea Jacobs (Fiancé Spencer Evans), Emily Jacobs and Eric Jacobs; and nieces. He was predeceased by daughter Sherri Gemora Sirotkin; and parents Nathan and Shirley Gemora.
Irv, also known as Poppy/Paka, was bigger than life, funnier than dirt, a true-blue cigar-smoking, scotch-drinking friend we knew and loved. He surely had a life well-lived.
Contributions in his memory may be sent to: Har Sinai-Oheb Shalom Congregation, 7310 Park Heights Ave, Baltimore, MD 21208.