Obituary: Charlie Alhadeff, 94

Obituary: Charlie Alhadeff, 94

Charlie Alhadeff, 94, a native Atlantan, passed away peacefully Saturday night, Aug. 8, 2015, after a brief illness.

One of six children, he was born April 4, 1921, to Estreya and Solomon Alhadeff, both of blessed memory. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Upon his return to Atlanta, he married Minnie Wolfe, of blessed memory, and had one son, Jack, of blessed memory. Charlie was also preceded in death by his brothers, Jake and Morris, and a sister, Alice.

He is survived by his brother Abraham (Ruth); sister Julia; grandson Daniel; daughter-in-law Joyce; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

Charlie was a devoted, lifelong member of Congregation Or VeShalom. His hobbies included playing cards and golf until he was unable to do so. He lived his later years in the Zaban Tower and had many friends there. His charming smile and his generous personality will be missed by all.

Sign the online guestbook at Graveside services were held Monday, Aug. 10, at Greenwood Cemetery with Rabbi Hayyim Kassorla officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Congregation Or VeShalom, the Atlanta Community Food Bank or Hospice Atlanta. Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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