ARTHUR BLOOM(1923 - 2013)

BLOOM, Arthur Of Needham. Entered into rest August 17, 2013. Husband of the late Roberta (Prager) Bloom. Father of Peter Bloom and Leslie Rebecca Bloom. Grandfather of Zachary and Simon. Arthur, a WWII Army veteran, was awarded the Silver and Bronze Stars. For over fifty years, he was active in the Needham Exchange Club and Temple Beth Shalom Brotherhood. He was a dedicated community volunteer with the Charles River Center and Needham Community Council. Arthur was a professor of oral histopathology at the Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine at Boston University. Graveside services will be held at Sharon Memorial Park, 120 Canton Street, Sharon, on Monday, August 19 at 1:45PM. Memorial observance will be at Temple Beth Shalom , 670 Highland Avenue, Needham, MA, following interment until 7:30PM. In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions in memory of Arthur may be made to Exchange Club, Charles River Center, or Temple Beth Shalom Social Action Fund. Online condolences may be offered at Stanetsky Memorial Chapel 781-821-4600


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Published in The Boston Globe on Aug. 18, 2013