Amy Rizika Schatzow, 44, account executiveAmy Rizika...

September 30, 1996

Amy Rizika Schatzow, 44, account executive

Amy Rizika Schatzow, who returned to advertising recently after taking time off to raise her two children, died Saturday of cancer at her home on Taplow Road in Homeland. She was 44.

The former Amy Rizika grew up in Pikesville and was a 1977 graduate of Goucher College. She began working in advertising after college, then took time off to raise her children: Adam, 14, and Maggie, 12.

She returned to work three years ago and until her recent illness was an advertising account executive for the Adams Sandler agency, part of Shandwick USA, of London.

She also was a volunteer, acquiring and coordinating services for learning-disabled children in the Baltimore area.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation, 7401 Park Heights Ave.

Survivors also include her husband, Michael Schatzow; her parents, Dr. Stuart and Beverly Rizika of Pikesville; and a sister, Jane Qualls of Providence, R.I. Another sister, Ellen Rizika, died in 1960.

Pub Date: 9/30/96

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