Salomon Wainberg


WAINBERG, Salomon "Sal" age 75, of Tampa, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012. Mr. Wainberg was born in Poland, lived in Costa Rica for over a decade, moved to Miami, where he resided for over 40 years, before coming to Tampa 13 years ago. He was a CPA and was senior partner of the former, Spicer & Oppenheim accounting firm. He was a Holocaust survivor and was a survivor speaker for the Florida Holocaust Museum, a member of Congregation Rodeph Sholom, Congregation Kol Ami and was among the founders of Gan Shalom Cemetery. Survivors include his beloved wife of 47 years, Sandra "Sandy;" son, Andrew Wainberg; daughter and son-in-law, Dr. Robyn & Noah Jacobson all of Tampa; brothers, Alan "Abraham" Wainberg (Roz Lewy) of Palm Beach Gardens and Bernard Wainberg and wife, Ilana of Miami; sister, Sara Benson and husband Sol of Miami Beach and Jerusalem, Israel and grandchildren, Marlin, Laney & Sadie Jacobson along with numerous family members and friends in Miami, Costa Rica and Israel. Graveside services will be held today (Friday), and begin promptly at 1 pm at Gan Shalom Cemetery, Tampa. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hillel Academy, 2020 West Fletcher Avenue, Tampa, FL 33618 or to the . Condolences may be expressed online at

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 24, 2012
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