Quattlebaum Funeral, Cremation and Event Center & Hillcrest Memorial Park
6411 Parker Ave, West Palm Beach, FL
Sylvia Hoffman May
July 24, 1920 – October 11, 2019
Mrs. Sylvia H. May passed away peacefully, on October 11, 2019. In Lake Worth, Florida, at the age of 99. Sylvia is survived by her children, Philip and his wife Rosa, Mike and his wife, Terrie, Linda and her husband Rick. Sylvia predeceased her brother, Jack and sister in Law Marilyn Hoffman and her many loving grandchildren and great grandchildren. Born July 24, 1920 in Ellenville, New York, to Max and Eva Hoffman. She graduated from Ellenville High School. She married the love of her life, Herbert S. May of May’s Food Center, West Palm Beach, Florida on December 25, 1949. Her Children remember her as a loving, caring mother, who encouraged them to pursue their goals. She was active, a dedicated member of Palm Beach County Democratic party and often volunteered at the Gateway Club for mentally challenged children. A funeral is scheduled for Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at Quattlebaum Funeral Home, 6411 Parker Ave. West Palm Beach, Florida 33405, at 12pm, with reception to follow at the same location. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Sylvia’s life. In Lieu of flowers, please send donations to Trustbridge Inc, a Hospice of West Palm Beach, 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, Florida 33407.
- Reception Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Sylvia Hoffman May
October 15, 2019
So loved seeing all the pictures right before the service. Thanks to the May family for sharing the memories. Heavy-hearted but know the angels have a new leader in the group. Thinking of the family and wish them peace and love.
October 12, 2019
She will be miss my all that knew her She was a mother to all the kids in the neighborhood Her door was allway open night or day and would all ways listen to what you had to say I will all ways love here