Phyllis Silver
August 6, 2021

Visitation Information

August 9 2021 - 12:30 pm
Ralph Schugar Chapel, 5509 Centre Avenue, (Shadyside) Pittsburgh 15232

Funeral Information

August 9 2021 - 1:00 pm
Ralph Schugar Chapel, 5509 Centre Avenue (Shadyside) Pittsburgh 15232

PHYLLIS SILVER: of Pittsburgh, On Friday, August 6, 2021. Beloved wife of the late Harold Silver. Loving mother of Jill Silver Fine, Scott (Marie) Silver and Michael (Rivka) Silver. Sister of the late Charles Kirshner. Daughter of the late Harry and Berdie Kirshner. Grandmother of Nohar (Liad) Hamay, Tahel Silver, Salit (Liran) Shomer, Zack (Lindsay Wein, partner) Fine, Ben (Will Marrow) Fine, Emily (Andrew) Huff and Colin (Ellie) Silver. Great-grandmother of Shaya, Elroie, Yahli, Tomer, Aviv, Inbal, Zohar and George. Also survived by nieces and nephews, Fran (Stan) Barg, Meryl (David) Ainsman, Judy (Bob) Danenberg, Miles (Cheryl) Kirshner and their children and grandchildren. Phyllis enjoyed world travel, family gatherings, golf and walks on the beach. She was active in the community and a philanthropist. A curious and bright lifelong learner, she attended classes throughout her life. She was a member of the Tree of Life Congregation in the early years and later joined Temple Sinai. She was a Bridge Silver Life Master and an avid reader. She worked for many years at Reuben Donnelly as Sales Representative and was a successful Real Estate Agent. Phyllis will be remembered by her many friends and family members as a very strong, proud, courageous, independent, vibrant and beautiful woman with her silver hair always perfectly-coiffed. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Monday at 1 PM. Visitation one half hour prior to service, (12:30 - 1 PM). Interment Tree of Life Memorial Park. Contributions in Phyllis's memory may be made to Americans for Ben-Gurion University, P.O. Box 7410310, Chicago, IL 60674-0310, or call, 212-687-7721,, (For donations by phone or mail, please indicate that the donation is in memory of Phyllis Silver).


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We sincerely appreciated Phyllis as the proud, strong matriarch of her beloved family. Her zest for life, travel and celebrations inspired those of us who were lucky enough to spend time with her. We are so sorry for her loss, and Jill, we especially acknowledge your dedication to your relationship with your Mother.

By Roberta Weissburg and Richard Fox - August 09, 2021

Sending you my condolences and a big hug for the lost of your mythical great grandma Phyllis. We all loved her❣️ Micha, what a cosmic moment brought you to share this precious intimate farewell with your beloved super mom [it’s certainly once in a life time occasion] Phyllis was lucky to see you among your extraordinary warm family. תנצב״ה From Einat and all the Karpenkop’s

By To Micha, Jill, Scott & Marie - August 08, 2021

Our deepest sympathy.

By Jan and Allan Gross - August 08, 2021