Bette Jeanne Goldblum
March 16, 2016

Visitation Information

March 18 2016 - 10:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Funeral Information

March 18 2016 - 11:00 am
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

GOLDBLUM, BETTEJEAN; Age 86, passed away on March 16, 2016.  She was born July 9, 1929, in Salt Lake City, Utah, the only daughter of Rabbi Joseph Krickstein and Myrtle Krickstein.  Bette was a graduate of the University of Michigan, taught elementary education and later earned a Master’s Degree in Library Science.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Raymond Goldblum, formally Chairman of the Department of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, and her parents.   She is survived by their three very accomplished children, Tracey Goldblum, Philip Goldblum and Dr, John Goldblum, and six loving grandchildren; Andrew, Ryan, Janavi, Raedan, Daniel and Sarah.  She is also survived by her brother, Dr. Herbert Krickstein, devoted sister-in-law Evelyn Krickstein, daughter-in-law’s Asmita Goldblum and Lauren Goldblum and numerous nephews and nieces.  Bette was the best and wisest wife, mother, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law, mother-in-law, aunt and friend one could ever hope for.  Her family and friends join in celebrating a life that brought so much joy and happiness to everyone who had the good fortune to know her.   Bette will be greatly missed, but will always retain a huge place in all our hearts. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Friday at 11 AM. Visitation one hour prior to services (10 – 11 AM). Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. Contributions may be made to The Morgan Pressel Foundation, P.O. Box 480157 Delray Beach, FL 33448.


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Sorry for your loss and may your hearts be filled with all the joy from memories of her!

By Shareta Lynch - March 23, 2016

Johnny, so sorry to hear about your mom. She was a wonderful woman.

By . - March 19, 2016

Dr. Goldblum, You and your family have my deepest condolences and most sincere prayers during this difficult time. May the special memories and love shared for your mom bring you all comfort.

By April Hutchinson - March 18, 2016

Dr. Goldblum, I'm sorry to hear of your loss. My condolences and prayers go out to you and your family during this time of bereavement.

By Ray Jackson - March 17, 2016

Sending my sincerest condolences to Dr. Goldblum and his family. You and your family will be in my prayers.

By Katherine Williams - March 17, 2016

Dear Dr. Goldblum, My sincere condolences to you and your family on the death of your mother. Keeping you all in my prayers Sincerely, Den

By Denise Golem - March 17, 2016

Dr Goldblum, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. I pray that the love and the memories you and your family shared with her will bring you comfort during this difficult time.

By Renee Slaw - March 17, 2016