Helen (Lapides) Rappaport
Born 1917
Died 2005 in Syracuse, NY

January 9, 2005 Helen Lapides Rappaport died at the Jewish Health and Rehabilitation Center at Menorah Park. Born in Syracuse on March 29, 1917, Helen was the daughter of Samuel and Betty Cooper Lapides. After graduating from Central High School in 1934, Helen began a long and respected career as a sales associate, first with H. Fishman Co. and then with Rudolph Brothers Jewelers and was employed by Dey Brothers in its downtown location for over 30 years. She was a member of Temple Adath Yeshurun and the sisterhood of the temple. She was married to her husband Sidney for over 26 years, until he died in 1967. She will be greatly missed by her daughter, Dr. Sandra Fiske, and son-in-law, Jordan J. Fiske. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Birnbaum Funeral Chapel. Calling Hour: Tuesday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the funeral chapel, 1909 E. Fayette Street. Burial will be in Adath Yeshurun Cemetery. Contributions may be made to The Foundation of Menorah Park, Enable or Hospice. birnbaum funeral service, inc.
Published Syracuse Post Standard on Jan. 10, 2005

Sister: Helen Rubenstein died 1996
Daughter: Dr. Sandra Joyce Rappaport Fiske
Burial Location
Sidney Rappaport Veteran 
Died 2/19/1967 in Syracuse, NY
Betty (Cooper) Lapides