Shelley Langer Rifkin

Obituary of Shelley Langer Rifkin

Shelley Ann Langer Rifkin, 65, a 9 year resident of Henderson, and formerly of Reston VA, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018. Shelley was born March 3, 1953 in New York, NY to the late William and the late Blanche Langer. She married Michael Rifkin on February 14, 1988. Shelley had a Master's degree in Audiology and Speech Therapy and worked, primarily, as an interpreter for the deaf. She was a member of the Sun City Anthem Women's Club and Silver Foxes and a passionate volunteer for Nevada Donor Network. She had a warm personality and was liked by everyone who met her. Shelley is survived by her husband of 30 years Michael Rifkin; stepson Scott Rifkin; sisters Susan Rons and Arlene Langer; and Nephew Ryan Rons. The funeral will be held at 8:00 am on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive, Boulder City, NV. Contributions in Shelley's memory may be directed to the Juvenile Diabetes Association or Nevada Donor Network.