Roslyn Bresnick Perry

August 8, 1922 – August 7, 2015

Obituary – online one unable to be found though a couple odes found below

Ode to Roslyn from International Storytelling Center

Ode to Roslyn from Jewish Currents

Cap’s Off to You Blog Post – posted May 15, 2022

Do you have memories of Roslyn Bresnick Perry? Please email to

Favorite Memory:

Roz, Peninnah Schram, Carol Lewis, Steve Siegel and I became close friends over many years of sharing Jewish stories at the 92nd St Y.

Places you knew her:

Jewish Storytelling Center at the 92nd Street Y

What was she best known for:

Personal stories of her childhood in the Shtetle and coming to America

–details from Gerald Fierst, colleague