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The Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Bank's mission is to fulfill the wishes of eye donors and their families to help another overcome blindness. The families of the donors below have chosen to honor the legacy left by their loved ones: the legacy of sight given to another through eye donation. Each of these donors moves, humbles and inspires us every day.

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In Loving Memory of

Amy Lora Rabinowitz

December 4, 1963 - October 24, 2017

Amy Lora Rabinowitz, 53, of Lake Worth, FL formerly of Great Neck, NY, passed away October 24th, 2017 in Denver, Colorado from lung cancer. Amy was born in Great Neck, NY to Joseph and June Silverman on December 4th, 1963. Amy was a compassionate and philanthropic individual with a desire to help others. Following high school she earned a degree in Nursing from Florida Atlantic University, working as a nurse for over thirty years. Her desire to help others extended to a earning a Master's Degree in Social Work from Barry University in 2004. She additionally earned a Juris Doctorate from Florida International University in 2009, and enjoyed working on appeals for the Palm Beach County Public Defender's Office. Amy had a love for nature, especially the ocean. She traveled often to pursue scuba diving, and to explore the world including the Caribbean, Costa Rica, and Europe. Her love for music took her on the road to a variety of music festivals and concerts. She imparted her love of nature, music and the natural world to her children, sharing many of these experiences with them. She loved spending time with her family and her granddaughter. Amy is preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and June. She is survived by her siblings, Ilene, Nancy and Robert, her children Daniel and Akiva, and her granddaughter Claire. A family gathering will be held in lieu of services. Amy wished for those who loved her to remember her as she was through the joy of fond memories.

~ Amy's son, Daniel