Thursday, March 31, 2011
Stanley Bleifeld: died of head injury. Helen Klisser During / WN photo
A memorial service for noted sculptor Stanley Bleifeld of Weston will be held Friday, April 15, at 2 p.m. at Westport’s Unitarian Church, a family friend said today.
Bleifeld, 86, died Saturday following a fall four days earlier at his home. (See WestportNow March 26, 2011)
Some of his sculpture will be on view in the reception area of the church at 10 Lyons Plains Road.
Bleifeld’s well known works are on display in Washington, D.C., the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., and numerous other U.S. locations as well as in Scotland and in Italy, where he spent part of every year.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Naomi “Nicky” Bleifeld, two daughters — Becky Bleifeld Black and her husband Matthew Black of Paris, and Emily Bleifeld of Indianapolis, Ind. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Sabrina, Ezequiel, David, Benicio, Lilly and Aidan.
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