Rae Sablowsky
October 15, 2021

Visitation Information

October 17 2021 - 12:00 pm
Friends may meet at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc. 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside 15232

Funeral Information

October 17 2021 - 1:00 pm
Temple Sinai Memorial Park, 7740 Saltsburg Road, Pittsburgh (Plum Boro) 15239

RAE SABLOWSKY: Rae passed away peacefully at the age of 104 at her home in Squirrel Hill on Friday, October 15, 2021. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Leonard; her parents, Philip and Celia Warshauer; and her siblings Sarah, Fritzie, May and Sam. Survived by her children, Robert (Barbara) Sablowsky, Gail (Irwin) Wedner and Steven (Arlene) Sablowsky. Rae was blessed with seven grandchildren, Jon (Jackie) Sablowsky, Julie (Matthew) Brown, James Wedner, Bonnie (Thad) Davis, Lori Wedner, Lauren (Robert) Finkel, and Michael Sablowsky; ten great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Rae had a strong faith, lighting Shabbos candles every Friday, being a Life Member of several Jewish organizations and an officer in Temple Sinai Sisterhood. She loved playing mahjong, poker, canasta, reading, participating in water aerobics and traveling. Her greatest joy was being with family. The family would like to specially thank Rae's many caregivers and hospice providers. Friends may meet at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Sunday at 12 Noon and then proceed to Temple Sinai Memorial Park for 1 PM Graveside Services. Contributions in Rae's memory may be made to Temple Sinai, 5505 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, The New Riverview, 52 Garetta Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or a charity of one's choice. Shiva will be observed at the residence of Gail and Irwin Wedner, 6:30 - 8:30 PM Sunday only with Minyan at 7 PM. The family has requested that those that are attending please be vaccinated. www.schugar.com 


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My deepest sympathies to your family. You were very blessed to have her in your lives.

By Margery Freedman Shrinsky - October 18, 2021

David & I send our deepest sympathies to you and your family. I'm sure that your mother was a wonderful person, even though we never had the pleasure of meeting her.

By Susan & David Dunhoff - October 17, 2021

Very sorry to hear about Rae. I feel like she was a member of the family and one of the nicest people you could ever meet. She’ll be missed.

By Evan Merenstein - October 16, 2021

Arlene,Steve and family, so very sorry to hear of the passing of your beloved mother. Thinking of you and sending our condolences. May her memory be a blessing

By Rachel and Sam Landman - October 15, 2021