Sylvia Miness Krengel, 99

Sylvia Miness Krengel, age 99, passed away peacefully at Brookdale Place of Wilton on Monday, November 19th.

For 58 years, she was married to David Krengel who predeceased her. She was a resident of New York City, Boca Raton, FL, and Wilton, CT. She enjoyed travels, theater, the Philharmonic, golf, crossword puzzles, and spending time with her family.

Her smile and love will be missed by daughter Marilyn Van Raalte, son Barry Krengel, daughter-in-law Marilyn Krengel, sister-in-law Nina Miness, grandchildren Linda and Jeremy Nussbaum, Judy Van Raalte and Britt Brewer, Nancy and Patrick Diehl, Matthew and Alicia Krengel, and Amy and Mark Samman, her 10 great-grandchildren Rachel and husband Yossi, Joshua, Hayden, Megan, Travis, Phoebe, Elisheva, Moshe, Evelyn, and Ryan.

Funeral services were on Friday, November 23rd at Gallagher Funeral Home in Stamford, CT. Memorial service will be on Tuesday, December 4th at 11 AM at Brookdale Place of Wilton, 96 Danbury Rd., Wilton, CT.

In lieu of flowers donations in her memory would be appreciated to the American Lung Association or Visiting Nurse and Hospice of Fairfield County.

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