Cohen, Carol M.

Cohen, Carol M., 80, passed away early Saturday, September 10, 2022 at Berkshire Medical Center surrounded by her loved ones.  She was the beloved wife of Alan Cohen for 60 years, whom she met at Bryant College.

Born in Providence, RI, daughter of the late Louis and Florence (Glantz) Hazen, she lived in Pittsfield for 60 years. She was a well-respected administrative assistant to the President of Berkshire Community College for 20 years, a job she loved and was devoted to. She was a member of Congregation Knesset Israel and its sisterhood.

Devoted mother of Lisa Kaufman and her husband, Alex, of Providence, RI and Amy Bloom and her husband, Steven, of Houston, TX. Dear sister of Michael Hazen and his wife, Lois, of Long Island, NY. Loving grandmother of Samantha, Maxwell, Adam, Dayna, Brandon and Sydney.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. in Lincoln Park Cemetery, 1469 Post Road, Warwick, RI 02888. Shiva will be observed at the home of Lisa and Alex, 25 Fox Run, East Greenwich, RI on Tuesday and Wednesday, 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Also at the home of Alan Cohen, 75 Clydesdale Dr, Pittsfield, MA on Sunday, September 18, 1:00 pm-4:00pm. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Congregation Knesset Israel Synagogue, Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund.

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  1. Rosemary Callahan
    Sep 11, 2022

    Dear Alan ,Lisa ,Amy and family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.
    Rosemary Callahan

  2. pam schiff
    Sep 11, 2022

    Dear Amy & Steve and family,

    My condolences on the loss of your Mom. May her memory forever be a blessing.

    Pam Schiff
    Cranston Herald

  3. Anthony S Rivera
    Sep 12, 2022

    My deepest condolences to you and your family during this time.

  4. John A. Bernardo
    Sep 12, 2022

    My condolences to the family. May the fond and loving memories be a comfort and always be with you.

  5. Rosalind Kurzer
    Sep 12, 2022

    Dear Lisa, I remember your Mom from the beach. She was a lovely woman, friendly and kind. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. Love to you, Roz

  6. Joel
    Sep 13, 2022

    Alan and family. My deepest condolences for your loss. May you find comfort in memories of Carol

  7. Leah GrandshawFerro
    Sep 15, 2022

    My sincerest condolences to The Cohen Family. Your beautiful wife and mother have left lasting memories. Thank you for sharing her. Love Always, to all of you, Leah Grandshaw Ferro

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