Obituary: Matthew Wallack

Obituary: Matthew Wallack

Matthew Wallack passed away on March 19, 2019, at the age of 79.

It is with great sadness that the family of Matthew Wallack announces his passing on March 19, 2019, at the age of 79. Matthew, a retired tax agent, was born in the Bronx, New York, and had lived in Atlanta for almost 40 years. More than anything else, Matthew lived for his family. He was also a beloved supporter of Israel and enjoyed going for walks outside when his health allowed.

Matthew is survived by his children, Richard Wallack, Sandy and his wife, Rachel Alterman Wallack, and Sara and her husband, Brandon Friedman; grandchildren, Dov, Isaac, Ella, Joanna, and Avery; and his sister, Carole and her husband, Nathan Metzger.  Memorial donations may be made to the Jewish Educational Loan Fund ( A graveside service was held on March 21, 2019, at Crest Lawn Memorial Park. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, Atlanta, 770-451-4999. Sign online guest book at

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