George Goldbloom

OBITUARY GEORGE GOLDBLOOM Born in Lodz, Poland. Survived by his wife Evelyn, daughter Elise, son Gary and grandchildren Jessica and Ryan. He survived the horrors of the concentration camps during WWII. After the war, he lived in Paris, France where he completed school and then moved to Montreal, Canada where he began his career in real estate development and met his wife. He later moved to Miami Beach where he has lived for thirty-eight years. Always involved in charitable causes, he was a Founder at Mt. Sinai Medical Center, The Miami Jewish Home for the Aged, Founding member of the Holocaust Memorial of Miami Beach and President of O.S.E. of North America. He was also very involved in education; donating to the University fo Miami, Florida State Unversity. He built the Lehrman Day school and served on the Board of Trustees of St. Thomas University, where he received his Honorary Doctorate. Services Thursday (today) at 12 noon at Temple Emanu-El, 1701 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach. Interment to follow at Mt. Nebo Miami Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation in his memory to the Holocaust Memorial of Miami Beach, 1933-1945 Meridian Avenue, Miami Beach, Fl 33139. For information Riverside Gordon Memorial Chapel, 305-531-1151.

Funeral Home

Riverside Gordon Memorial Chapels
1920 Alton Road Miami Beach, FL 33139
(305) 531-1151

Published in The Gazette on Nov. 3, 2005