Jerome "Jerry" Wolfson, M.D.
March 15, 2017

Visitation Information

March 17 2017 - 1:00 pm
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Funeral Information

March 17 2017 - 2:00 pm
Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

WOLFSON, M.D., JEROME "JERRY": On Wednesday, March 15, 2017; beloved husband of Joan (Colter) Wolfson; loving father of Evan (Cheng He) Wolfson, Alison (Patty Perhacs) Wolfson, David (Nancy) Wolfson, M.D. and Michael Wolfson; grandpa of Emily, Ben, Charlie and Simon Wolfson. Dr. Wolfson was co-founder of Bass-Wolfson Pediatrics. For 40 years Jerry practiced pediatrics, and made a real difference in the lives of so many children and families and the Pittsburgh community. His style of care valued humor and strong connections with families along with medical expertise. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Friday at 2 PM. Visitation one hour prior to services (1 - 2 PM). Interment Homewood Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the Jewish Association on Aging, 200 JHF Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15217.


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Dear David and family, Our deepest sympathies to all of you. Dr. Wolfson was a true gem of a pediatrician and a truly lovely man. He took such good care of our children over the years. May his memory be a blessing to each of you.

By Amy & Jeff Scott - March 17, 2017

David, So sorry to hear of your dad's passing. He was a pillar of the community and a role model for many of us in pediatrics. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers

By Sharon Wolkin - March 16, 2017

We are so sorry for your loss. He was a superb doctor and a superb human being. We hope to see the family when we return from Florida.

By Andy and Jack Weiss - March 16, 2017

So very sorry to hear about the passing of Jerry. He\'s been a trooper for a very long time. Our thoughts are with you! Our deepest condolences. Barbara and Larry Felman

By Jerry Wolfson64HM6 - March 16, 2017

Dear Alison, My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. You are a wonderful daughter! May your beloved father's memory be a blessing. Love and prayers, Kim

By Kim Morgan - March 16, 2017