On June 16, 2019, Anita Potemken (nee Appelstein), 88, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Bertram L. Potemken. She is survived by her devoted children Donna Potemken (David Friedman) and Rabbi Linda Potemken (Randy Tiffany), sister Joyce Frank and granddaughters Sara Friedman and Leora Tiffany. She was predeceased by parents Betty and Harry Appelstein.
Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Tuesday, June 18, at noon. Interment at Beth El Memorial Park, Randallstown. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger, P.O. Box 894765, Los Angeles, CA 90189-4765 or HIAS, 1300 Spring St., Suite 500, Silver Spring, MD 20910. At the home of Donna Potemken and David Friedman on Tuesday with a shiva service at 8 p.m, Wednesday and Thursday with shiva services at 7:30 p.m. Shiva services at will also be held at Congregation Beth Israel 542 S. New Middletown Road, Media, PA on Thursday only at 7:30 p.m.