Silver Spring

WOFSY, Cyril S.

CYRIL S. WOFSY  (Age 93)

Cyril (Cy) Wofsy passed way peacefully in his sleep on November 5, 2018 at Aspenwood Senior Living Community in Silver spring, MD where he was a resident.

Cy was born Feb 17, 1925 in Brooklyn, NY, the son of Louis and Bella (Meyerson)Wofsy. He married Beatrice DiMaio on March 12, 1948.  The couple lived in Wheaton and Rockville, MD area for 30 years where they raised their two sons.

Cy served in WWII in the Army Air Corp. He was a POW, Purple Heart recipient, and a double leg amputee from the war.  He attended Rutgers for Law School. The majority of his career was as a lawyer for the Federal Government with Federal Power Commission. Upon his retirement the couple moved to Bradenton, FL where they lived for 18 years, returning to Rockville MD in 2006.  Mr. Wofsy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Sarasota, FL.

 He is survived by his two sons, Louis (Sharron) Wofsy of Burke, VA., Paul (Kathie) Wofsy of Rockville, MD, three granddaughters, Michelle (Eric) Miller, and Denise (Michael) Kopecky, both of Chantilly, VA and Kylie Wofsy of Gaithersburg, MD and four great- grandchildren.

Arrangements will be handled by Collins Funeral Home, University Blvd. in Silver Spring, MD.  A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on, Tuesday, November 13th at 1PM.  Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery.