Selma Boudov

Selma P Boudov (Cowan)

Monday, May 15th, 1922 - Sunday, May 16th, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Selma Boudov, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Selma Boudov

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Selma's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Selma's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


Selma P. Boudov, nee Cowan, passed away on Sunday, May 16th at the age of 99.

Selma had recently moved to Albemarle, NC to be with her daughter, Bonnie (Randy) Morton. She was a long time resident of Atlantic County and lived in Pleasantville, Ventnor and Northfield during the past 95 years. Selma was involved in her community, especially at her temple, Beth Israel, where she worked for 20 years as the office secretary.

Selma was a member of the Women’s Army Corp during WWII. She was a comedy actress in the Catskills and a whiz of the written word. She loved to spend time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed playing canasta and mahjongg with her numerous friends.

Selma is survived by her daughter, Bonnie (Randy) Morton, her step-son, Milton (Claire) Boudov, her grandchildren, Melina (Clive) Boudov-Young, Alex (Cindy) Boudov, Deena (Scott) Swenson, David (Deanna) Boudov, Mark and Teddy Morton and her great-grandchildren, Connor and Rya Swenson, Maddie Boudov, Gibson and Bailey Boudov and Owen Young. She is also survived by her niece Rabeth Gordon who lives in Paris, France. Selma was pre-deceased by her parents, Edward and Esther (Ella) Cowan, her brother, Bernard, her step-son, Donald (Sandra) Boudov and the love of her life, Morris Boudov.

Services will be held on Monday, May 24th at 11:00 AM at Beth Israel Cemetery, graveside at the mausoleum. Mourners are encouraged to bring lawn chairs as limited seating is available.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Selma's memory to: Stand for Israel (; Congregation Beth Israel, 2501 Shore Road, Northfield, NJ 08225; or to a charity of one's choice.

If there are any questions or assistance is needed, please call Roth-Goldsteins’ Memorial Chapel at 1-800-858-7350 or 609-344-9004.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Selma P Boudov (Cowan), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Selma

Service Details

  • Service

    Monday, May 24th, 2021 | 11:00am
    Monday, May 24th, 2021 11:00am
    Beth Israel Cemetery
    Black Horse Pike and Fire Road
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Service will be at the Mausoleum
    Rabbi David Weis


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Selma here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: