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Betty (Schiffer) Diamond

January 16, 1925 ~ November 26, 2023 (age 98) 98 Years Old

Betty Diamond Obituary

Betty (Schiffer) Diamond, 98, a long-time resident of Bethlehem, passed away on November 26, 2023. At the time of her passing, she resided in Easton at an assisted-living facility. For 57 years, she was the wife of the late Eugene Diamond who died in 2007. With her husband, she was the co-owner of The Fabric Center and later Diamond's Wholesale Fabrics of Bethlehem. Born in Atlantic City, she spent most of her childhood in Easton, where she graduated from Easton High School. Betty graduated from Penn State University and later received a Master's Degree from Lehigh University. She taught remedial reading in Easton and served as a volunteer tutor at Wiley House. She volunteered in various
 capacities at Congregation Brith Sholom in Bethlehem.


Survivors: Daughter, Harriet Shamis of Bensalem, Pa.; Son, Mark Diamond of New York, N.Y.; Grandsons, Eric Shamis (Stacy) of Easton and Brandon Shamis of Bensalem, Pa.; Great Grandchildren, Benji and Bryan of Easton.


A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 1:00 pm at Congregation Brith Sholom, 1190 W. Macada Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, Bethlehem. A memory tribute may be placed at www.cantelmifuneralhome.com.


Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Congregation Brith Sholom, 1190 West Macada Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017, or to Southern Poverty Law Center, 400 Washington Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36104.


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Funeral Service
November 28, 2023

1:00 PM
Congregation Brith Sholom
1190 W. Macada Rd
Bethlehem, PA


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