Elizabeth Segal Berenson, 75, of New Hyde Park, died peacefully on Nov. 26. An incomparable mother, sister and friend, she is survived by her daughter, Cindy, and husband, Neil Bloking Jr.; sisters, Susan Glass and Marjory Sheppard; nieces and nephews, Melissa, Arthur, Michael and JJ; and three grandnieces and grandnephews.
A proud member of the Class of ’59 and lifelong resident of Great Neck, Liz spent years volunteering as a docent at the Bronx Zoo, with the Great Neck United Community Fund, Chamber of Commerce, as an EMT with the Vigilant Fire Dept., with Nassau County Reach to Recovery and as member of the Lion’s Club and Chaine de Rotisseur.
She will always be remembered for her sense of humor, warmth, generosity and love of her family, friends and cats. She was passionate about animals, art, Indian jewelry, antiques, gourmet food and wine.
Donations can be made to the North Shore Animal League or American Cancer Society. A memorial celebration of her life will be held in 2017. For further information, contact Dalton Funeral Home at 516-354-0634.