2015-12-18 / Obituaries

Emily Kahn

Emily Michael Kahn passed away in Kennebunk on Dec. 8, 2015, at the age of 79 after battling cancer. She was born on July 23, 1936, in Baltimore, to Monroe and Esther Michael.

She is survived by her beloved husband, Charles, and her daughter, Maggie Hall (Perry) and her son, Howard Schloss (Debbi). She is the proud grandmother of six; Hallye Hall Perkins (Stephen), Emily Hall Billingsley (Baxter), Michael Schloss, Lindsay Schloss, Gigi Schloss and Matthew Schloss; and one great-grandchild, James Perkins.

Emily grew up in Baltimore and New York City, where she attended high school, and after that attended Hood College in Frederick, Maryland. She lived in New Orleans for 42 years and moved permanently to Kennebunk in 2005, where she had vacationed for three decades and had a second home. Emily had an indomitable spirit, loved her family, adored to give parties, was passionate about tennis and was an avid fan of the New Orleans Saints and Boston Red Sox. She loved children and dogs. For many years she volunteered at the Children’s Hospital of New Orleans, helping kids suffering from cancer.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Hospice of Southern Maine, 180 Route 1, Scarborough, ME 04074.

To share a memory or leave a message of condolence, please visit Emily’s Book of Memory Page at www.bibberfuneralhome.com.

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