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“I want to thank everyone who has left a message here. I recognize the names of the women with whom my father swam at the Greewich YMCA, because he...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Syd and my parents were instrumental in starting Pathways. He was my social worker at some of the lowest times in my life. I will be forever...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Liz McDermott - Norwalk, CT

“Dear Furie Family,I am so sorry for your loss. Sid was a wonderful, kind, and funny man. He was so precious. I would swim with him at 5am and when...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry for your loss. Sid was an amazing, inspiring man. I spent many mornings with him in the pool. He always had a smile on his face when he...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Caitlin Balint - New Fairfield, CT

“I am sorry for the lost of your beloved father. The legacy of his love and compassion towards the underprivileged is outstanding. May the memories...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Judith - FL

“Dave,Kathleen,Amanda,and Sarah!We are so sorry for the loss of someone so close to your hearts! Dave, your father's obituary told the story of a...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: - Wethersfield, CT

Sidney was born on October 1, 1920 and passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Sidney was a resident of Connecticut.

he graduated from South Side High School in Newark, New Jersey in 1938 at the age of 17 he received a scholarship to Columbia College.

Funeral arrangements will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Pathways, Inc. 175 Milbank Ave., Greenwich, CT 06830 or to The Southern Poverty Law Center 400 Washington Ave. Montgomery, AL 36104.

Published in the Hartford Courant 05/18/2017.