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Sadye Friedman Loewit

Sadye Friedman Loewit

Sadye Friedman Loewit, engagement photo, taken 1916 or 1917.

Sadye Friedman was born Dec 25, 1888 in Youngstown, Mahoning County, OH. She was the daughter of Isaac Friedman (1854-1921) and Kate Greenwald Friedman (1859-1935). She married Dr. George Washington Loewit (Optometrist) on Sunday June 3, 1917 in the Ohio Hotel, Youngstown, Mahoning County, OH.

They were the parents of the following children:

Dr. Carolyn Ruth Loewit Kovsky (Optometrist), born Jan 15, 1919, Youngstown, Mahoning County, OH. She married Dr. Albert Kovsky (Optometrist) on Feb 25, 1940 in Indiana. They had two children: Mickey and Robert. Carolyn died Apr 15, 1994 in Oakland, CA.
Dr. Irving George Loewit (Optometrist), born Dec 31, 1923 in Youngstown, Mahoning County, OH. He married Arvadia McCummins on July 31, 1961 in Virginia. Irving had the following children: Dale, Kenny, Ronny, Pat, Debbie, Desiree, and Jil. Irving died on Dec 2, 2003 in Kettering, OH. Sadye died Dec 13, 1968 in Youngstown, Mahoning County, OH. She is buried in Tod Cemetery, Youngstown, OH.

Submitted by Jil Loewit, granddaughter, Photo from the collection of Michael "Mickey" Kovsky, grandson of Sadye Friedman Loewit

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