Abe Sambol
January 6, 2021

ABE SAMBOL: Born April 5, 1922, of Squirrel Hill, passed peacefully at the age of 98, Wednesday, January 6, 2021. Adoring husband of the late Jacqueline (Jackie) Sambol. Devoted father of Linda (Ron) Charapp of Pittsburgh and Fort Myers, the late Richard (Christine) Sambol of Sonoma, CA, Jerry Sambol of Pittsburgh and Canice Sambol of Monroeville. Cherished grandfather of David (Betsy) Charapp of California, Kevin Charapp of Colorado, Corrine Charapp of Pittsburgh, Matthew (Jill) Sambol of California, Corbet (Brittany) Sambol of California and Ashley (Michael) Quail of Virginia. Adored Great Grandpa of Arianna, Isaiah, Daniel and Will Charapp, Lily, Caden, Sydney and Sloane Sambol and Grant Quail. Predeceased by his sister, Esther (Jules) Levinson and his brother, Morris (Lena) Sambol. He leaves behind his special friend, Lillian Markowitz. After Abe graduated from Fifth Avenue High School, he served honorably in the U.S. Army as a Staff Sergeant during WW II where he spent the majority of his service overseas. When he returned, he met and married Jackie Lappin. She was perfect for the quiet and gentle Abe. They enjoyed each other’s company for over fifty years as they raised their children, traveled and worked together. He is best remembered as the owner of Stein’s Custom Kitchens and Baths with his very talented son, Jerry. As a certified kitchen and bath designer, Abe turned his customer’s dreams into realities. Graveside Services and Interment were held at Temple Sinai Memorial Park. Contributions may be sent to Weinberg Village, 300 JHF Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., family owned and operated. www.schugar.com



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Goldfarb Family sends their deepest condolence to the Sambol Family in the passing of Abe. May his memory be a blessing. We celebrate his long life! Edgar was a second cousin of Jackie's. I am Ed's daughter Jane, and went to high school with Jerry. Ed is 94 living in Aventura Florida, Soralie his wife passed in 2017. May you all be well and safe.

By Jane Goldfarb and Edgar Goldfarb - January 25, 2021

Linda, Ron & family, Sorry for your loss. May Abe’s name always be for a blessing.

By Harold Marcus - January 08, 2021

Linda and Jerry, I’m so sorry to hear that your dad, my Uncle Abe, has passed away. Sending you love and sympathy from Utah.

By Debbi Berger - January 08, 2021

My deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. So sorry for your loss.

By Adria Wilson - January 08, 2021

We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. He was a kind and compassionate man. Working with him and Jerry on remodeling jobs in our home was a pleasure because of their competence, professionalism and concern for our needs. Abe was a gentleman in every sense!

By Gail & Irwin Wedner - January 08, 2021

We were very sorry to hear of your loss. Please accept our condolences.

By Laura and George Arnold - January 08, 2021