Perie Sollod Meltzer
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Perie Sollod Meltzer, of Baltimore, MD, passed away on Monday February 15th, 2021 at the age of 80. She is survived by her cherished children Richard (Anne) Meltzer and Mindi (Reed) Roeser; sister Sandra Sollod Poster and brother-in-law John "Charlie" Ford; and was a devoted "Gupie" to her grandchildren Josh Roeser, Abby Roeser, Sam Meltzer, and Leo Meltzer; and a loving aunt to Michael Poster. Perie graduated from Forest Park High School in 1958, and the University of Maryland in 1962. She earned master's degrees from Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland School of Social Work and had a long career as a psychotherapist. She had a wide range of interests especially travel, literature, and caring for animals. She was also well known as an exceptional bread baker. Perie was a devoted mother, sister, grandmother, mother-in-law, aunt, and friend; and was especially devoted to her dogs Ping, Ming, & Ling.

The Celebration of Perie's life will be Live Streamed on Monday, February 22 at 11:00am on the Lemmon Funeral Home Facebook page. Interment will be private at Oheb Shalom Memorial Park, Reisterstown. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to the Maryland SPCA, 4007 Falls Road Baltimore, MD 21211 or visit A guest book is available at

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Published in Baltimore Sun on Feb. 21, 2021.
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February 22, 2021
I was a Forest Park graduate of June, 1956. I remember Perie fondly as well as her wonderful parents. She always played down the fact that her mom was Al Jolsen's sister, but I was impressed.

She was my date for Junior Prom. She was the cutest.

My sincere condolences to all of her dear ones.

Saul Roskes.
Saul Roskes
February 22, 2021
I remember Perie as a warm, intelligent, friendly person. She was a sweetheart.
Jeff Anderson
February 22, 2021
Verybright,kind and helpful..May she rest in peace.
Bob schaftel
February 17, 2021
Richard, Anne and the entire Meltzer family, you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Karin Schwartz
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