Mikhail Romanovich Belenkiy, 83, passed away on November 7, 2020 in West Newton, MA, surrounded by family.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, November 10, at 12:00 noon, at Eaton Funeral Home in Needham, MA.
The son of Ruvim and Haia Belenkiy, Mikhail was born in Lepel, Belarus, in 1937. Mikhail is survived by his wife of 45 years, Nina; his younger sister Nina; his children Roman, Irina, and Evelyn; grandchildren Yvonne, Maksim, Alexander, Sophia, Jacob, Alexandra, great-granddaughter Melia, and numerous nieces and nephews.
After losing his father during WWII, in 1945, Mikhail became the pillar of the family, which he remained for the rest of his life. Mikhail was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather. He adored his wife and loved spending time with his kids and grandkids. Among his favorite activities were nature hikes, mushroom picking, and his all-time favorite - fishing.
His sense of humor, sparkling optimism, and sunny personality will be greatly missed by both his friends and family.
I lieu of flowers donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association to help combat this terrible disease.
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Alzheimer’s Association MA and NH Chapter
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