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Joseph "Chickie" Glickman

Joseph "Chickie" Glickman Obituary
Joseph "Chickie" Glickman La Jolla Joseph Glickman, known as Chickie, 102 years old, and days away from his 103rd birthday, passed away at his home in La Jolla, California on May 21st. The youngest of nine children, he was raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota and moved to La Jolla with his wife 52 years ago.His wife, of 77 years, Beverly (Birdie) passed away on August 26, 2016.Professionally he was a CPA and a banker. He had a passion for life and adventure. He was a commercially rated pilot (even though he only flew for fun and set world records). He collected rare cars, sailed boats, traveled the world in his plane with his wife by his side, sculpted and painted and collected art. He was a voracious reader right up to his last days. He had a passion for Israel and he deeply loved his family as we did him.He is survived by his daughter, Elaine Galinson (Herbert Solomon); and his two sons, Edward and Robert. He had 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren and devoted professional caregivers.For those who wish memorial gifts be made to the Beverly and Joseph Glickman UCSD Hillel Student Center construction fund, 8976 Cliffridge Ave., La Jolla, CA 92037; or the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, 711 Third Av, New York, NY 10017-4014.Arrangements by Am Israel Mortuary www.AmIsraelMortuary.com Please sign the guest book online at legacy.com/obituaries/ lajollalight . June 11, 1915 - May 21, 2018
Published in La Jolla Light on May 31, 2018
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