Age 86, passed away on June 10, 2021 after a long battle with COPD. Estelle was raised in Wilkes-Barre, PA and graduated from Penn State Univ. In 1958 she married her life long partner Mervin. While raising 3 sons she returned to school in 1974 for her Masters Degree in social work. She then began a 30 year career in the field, working first for Jewish Community Centers and then for Federation Senior Housing. Estelle enjoyed traveling, collecting artwork, and family gatherings. She had a lifetime commitment to the value of reading and education, and to helping others. She will be greatly missed. Estelle was preceded in death by her loving husband of 62 years, Mervin. She is survived by sons Gary, Adam (Sue), and Kirk (Lisa) Braufman, and adoring grandchildren Dustin, Mia, and Sam. Contributions in her memory may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.