On Nov. 16, Emily “Grammy” Rosenthal Levitas of Baltimore after a brief illness with COVID-19 at 84. She is survived by husband Spence Levitas and daughters Lisa Pickus Roche, Perie A. Donellan (John) and Randy E. Pickus. Grandmother to James Kemp Jennings-Roche (Allison), Alexander Ross Roche, Jaime Beatrice Roche, Andrea Michelle Donellan and John Gary Basker. Great-grandmother to five. Predeceased by parents Joseph S. and Beatrice H. Rosenthal; sister EB R. Hirsh (Allan, Jr.); and sister-in-law Marilyn G. Rosenthal. She is survived by brother Sidney J. Rosenthal (Roberta) of Palm Beach, Fla. Beloved by her nieces and nephews Helene H. Waranch (Jeffrey), Allan T. Hirsh, III, Ellie Hirsh (Chris Finch), Lisa S. Hirsh, Josh S. Rosenthal (Rebecca) and John E. Rosenthal (Maureen). She will be missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends, including Kelli Centanni.
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