Milton Movitz

November 27, 1936March 11, 2019

Devoted son of the late Sam and the late Ethelyn Movitz; Magical husband of Galia Movitz; Loving father and father-in-law of Cheryl Leatart (Brian), Joy Goldberg (Bruce), Talia Bashani (fiance Gareth Hoernel) and Daniel Movitz; Fun and loving grandfather of Gracie Goldberg, Sophie Goldberg and Lily Leatart; Admired brother of Connie Neusner (Milton); Respected brother-in-law of Dikla Roufa (Stephen), Shlomi Gudai, Ruthie Gudai, Anat Milberg (Avi) and Orit Lin (Ram); Uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to so many.

Milton was a visionary whose leadership transformed so many community organizations and individuals, both in St. Louis and Israel.

Funeral service 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 13 at Congregation B’nai Amoona, 324 S. Mason Road. Please use North Entrance off of Mason Road. Interment follows at Beth Hamedrosh Hagodol Cemetery, 9125 Ladue Road. Memorial contributions preferred to the Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School, 348 S. Mason Road, St. Louis, MO 63141 or The Jewish Student Union of St. Louis (JSU), 8251 Maryland Avenue, #15, St. Louis, MO 63105.


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, March 13, 2019
  • Interment Following Service Wednesday, March 13, 2019
  • Shiva Wednesday, March 13, 2019
  • Shiva Thursday, March 14, 2019
  • Shiva Saturday, March 16, 2019
  • Shiva Sunday, March 17, 2019
  • Shiva Monday, March 18, 2019

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