Muriel(Guren) Leventhal- of Boston and Palm Beach Florida, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family, at 101 years old, on December 2, 2018. Beloved wife of nearly 74 years of the late Norman B. Leventhal. Mother of Paula L. Sidman and the late Edwin N. Sidman and their children Hope and Matthew, Mark S. Leventhal and Donna Leventhal and their daughters Emily, Sara, and Rebecca, and Alan M. Leventhal and Sherry Leventhal and their children Sarah, Alexander, Emily, Jeremy, Steven, and Evan. Great-grandmother of nineteen.
Family and friends will gather to honor and celebrate Muriel’s life at Temple Emanuel, 385 Ward St., Newton at 11:00am on Tuesday, December 4,2018. Burial will follow at Sharon Memorial Park. Following the burial, the family will receive visitors at Muriel’s home on Tuesday until 8pm, and Wednesday from 2pm-5pm and 7pm-9pm.In honor of Muriel, gifts may be made to Boston Children’s Hospital. Contributions may be made online or may be made payable to Boston Children’s Hospital and mailed to Boston Children’s Hospital Trust attn.: Jennifer Hagen, 401 Park Drive, Suite 602, Boston, MA 02215-5301.Muriel was a loving, strong-willed matriarch of her family who will be remembered both for her fierce independence and the life-long partnership she shared with her husband Norman.