Darrell H. "Buddy" Lazarus
August 19, 2017

Visitation Information

August 22 2017 - 1:00 pm
RALPH SCHUGAR CHAPEL, INC., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Funeral Information

August 22 2017 - 2:00 pm
RALPH SCHUGAR CHAPEL, INC., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside

Darrell H. “Buddy” Lazarus, age 93, of Pittsburgh passed away on 08/19/2017, son of the late Ben and Anna Lazarus, loving and extremely devoted husband for close to 42 years to Helen Klein Lazarus, father to Lynn Shapiro, Barbara Daniels, Dr. Cathy (Dr. Thomas) Tyma and Dr. Patti Soffer (Bob Cannon). He is survived by his grandchildren Ryan Shapiro, Meredith Tyma, Alexander Tyma, and Heather Daniels-Rosenblatt (Brett) and multiple nephews, nieces, and grandnephews and grandnieces. He especially cherished his close relationship with Ryan, Meredith, Alex, nephew Dr. Hillard (Joan) Lazarus and grandnephews Jeffrey (Jana) Lazarus and Adam (Sarah) Lazarus. Buddy was a loving and extremely devoted husband to his late first wife, Helen Kurtz Lazarus, and was also predeceased by brothers Arnold H. (late Belle) Lazarus and Norman H. (late Sivia) Lazarus. He was a WW II veteran, having served as a US Army medic and Staff Sergeant. He was a licensed Real Estate Broker and Insurance Broker, and was president of Mercury Real Estate Co., Inc. He lived a wonderful life, traveled the world, frequently donated to various charities, especially to The State of Israel. He was a man who cherished his family above all else. He will be fondly missed and remembered by all that knew and loved him. Services will be held on Tuesday 08/22/2017 at 2:00 pm, at RALPH SCHUGAR CHAPEL, INC., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside. Visitation one hour prior to services (1 pm to 2 pm). Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Darrell H. Lazarus Hear O Israel Fund for the hearing impaired at Congregation Beth Shalom, 5915 Beacon St, Pittsburgh PA 15217, or to the Darrell H. and Helen K. Lazarus Endowment Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation of Pittsburgh, 234 McKee Place, Pittsburgh PA 15213. www.schugar.com


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Dear Mere and family Very sorry to hear of the passing of your grandfather. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. All our love Heather and Don

By Heather (Stevenson) Caldwell & Don Caldwell - August 22, 2017