Marlene Rea Lefton

Marlene Rea Lefton, February 25, 2017 beloved wife of Robert E. Lefton; dear mother and mother-in-law of Jeffrey (Bry) Lefton, Cindy Lefton and Bradley Lefton; dear grandmother of Jessica and Katie Lefton; dear daughter of the late Julius and the late Mary Shanfeld; dear sister and sister-in-law of the late Sylvia (the late David) Siffer and Norma (the late Ash Finer) (the late Joe) Perll; dear half-sister of the late Irvin (the late Mignon) Shanfeld and the late Pearl “Pat” (the late Buddy) Fisher; dear daughter-in-law of the late Rose Lefton; dear sister-in-law of the late Morris (Marlene) Lefton; dear aunt of Evan, Amy and Mike (Debbie) Lefton, Hillary (Rich) Pandorf, Diane Baer, the late Alan Siffer, Martin, Steven and Marsha Finer; our dear cousin and friend.

Visitation Tuesday, February 28th, 9:45 AM at Congregation Temple Israel, #1 Rabbi Alvan D. Rubin Drive (Ladue and Spoede Roads) followed by funeral service at 10:30 AM. Interment Beth Hamedrosh Hagodol Cemetery. Memorial contributions preferred to The Women’s Safe House, P.O. Box 63010, 63163 or The Siteman Cancer Center Development Office, Washington University, CB 1204, 7425 Forsyth Blvd, 63105-2161. Visit for more information.