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Sheila Rait

April 4, 1942 - June 17, 2018

Sheila Rait, 76, passed away on June 17, 2018.

Sheila was born in New York on April 4, 1942 to the late Paul and Rose Marcus. She was an entrepreneur and also an avid baker.

Other than her parents, Sheila was preceded in death by her loving husband of 45 years Howard Rait and brother Howard Marcus.

Left to cherish her memory is her son Eric Rait and daughter Pamela Rait; brother Dr. Philip Marcus and many other family members and friends.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 @ 10:00 AM at Forest Lawn Cemetery (8100 Granby St., Norfolk, VA 23505). In lieu of flowers, a 30-day campaign benefitting Myasthenia Gravis will be ran in her name. To make a donation go to

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Date: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Time: 10:00 am


Forest Lawn Cemetery

8100 Granby Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23505

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