On September 11, 2017, Shifra M. Rubin (nee Meyer), devoted wife of the late Gilbert V. Rubin; loving mother of Richard J. Rubin and the late William “Billy” J. Rubin; beloved mother-in-law of Lynn “Chickie” Rubin; dear sister of the late Rose Ambach; adored grandmother of David Rubin (Karen Wargo) and Stephen Rubin; cherished great-grandmother of Mia and Olivia Rubin; dear daughter of the late Elizabeth and Buddy Meyer. Funeral services and interment will be held at Har Sinai Cemetery, Garrison Forest Road, on Wednesday, September 13, at 11:30 a.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Jane Austen Society of North America, jasna.org/join/. The family will be receiving at 4100 N. Charles St., Apt. 901 (The Winthrop House), Baltimore, MD 21218, following interment on Wednesday only until 5 p.m.