Obituary: Jack Berlin

Obituary: Jack Berlin

The Atlanta native and Korean War veteran traveled around the Southeast to sell shoes wholesale.

Jack Joseph Berlin, age 88, of Atlanta died Friday, June 30, 2017.

A native of Atlanta, he graduated from Tech High School and obtained his bachelor of science at the University of Georgia. After college, he enlisted in the Army, joined the Chemical Corps and served in the Korean War. For more than 40 years, Jack traveled the Southeast, selling wholesale shoes. When at home, he loved spending time with his family and volunteering his time with the Shriners.

Survivors include his loving wife of 49 years, Dolores Berlin; daughter and son-in-law Angie and Doug Brandenburg of Atlanta; granddaughter Holly Brandenburg; and extended family.

Sign the online guestbook at In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Weinstein Hospice, Hospice Atlanta or Ahavath Achim Synagogue. A graveside service will be held Sunday, July 2, at noon at Greenwood Cemetery with Rabbi Neil Sandler officiating. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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