Obituary: Sophie Goldberg

Obituary: Sophie Goldberg

The Chicago native founded Goldberg's Bagels with her husband after moving to Atlanta in 1972.

Sophie Goldberg, age 92, of Atlanta died Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

A native of Chicago, Sophie and her husband, Morris, moved to Atlanta in 1972 and founded Goldberg’s Bagels and Bialys. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be sorely missed by her family and friends.

Survivors include daughter Eadie (Harvey) Berliner of Hoschton; son Jack (Sandi Cohen) Goldberg of Alpharetta; daughter Susan Petre of Atlanta; six grandchildren, David Berliner, Michelle Rubey (Todd), Shayna Schwartz (Matthew), Erin Lis (Moshe), Alayna Petre and Harris Goldberg; five great-grandchildren, Max, Brendan and Emma Rubey, Lily Schwartz, and Jonathan Lis; and a brother, Martin Goldstein. She was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Goldstein, and her husband, Morris Goldberg, of blessed memory.

Sign the online guestbook at In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite hospital. A graveside service was held Thursday, May 25, at Arlington Memorial Park with Rabbi Joshua Heller officiating. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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