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Minnie (Sobel) Posin

March 30, 1925 ~ September 24, 2021 (age 96)


Minnie Sobel Posin, age 96, of Black Mountain, NC, passed away peacefully on Friday, September 24, 2021, at Rose Hill Assisted Living in Marion, NC.

Minnie was born on March 30, 1925 in Manhattan, NY to the late Nathan Sobel and Carrie Braunstein Sobel.

She worked for the city of New York in the Social Services Department. Minnie was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family dearly and was always there for them. She enjoyed traveling and went all over Europe and she enjoyed going on cruises. Her favorite cruise was in Alaska. Minnie also enjoyed going to the Black Mountain Senior Center. She had fun with the friends she made there and all the activities they offered.

In addition to her parents, Minnie was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Posin; and a son, Steven Posin.

Those left behind to cherish her memory are her daughter, Sherry Caron of Black Mountain; a son, Mitchell (Clarissa) Posin of Martha’s Vineyard, MA; a sister, Greta Sobel of Asheville, NC; three grandsons, Nathaniel Allen (Kaila) Posin of Chilmark, MA, and Jesse and James Caron, both of Black Mountain; and six great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be announced by the family at a later date.

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