William C. Saslaw
October 17, 2023

Funeral Information

October 20 2023 - 11:00 am
West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4720 Perry Highway, Pittsburgh, PA 15229

WILLIAM C. SASLAW: On Tuesday, October 17, 2023, beloved husband for 64 years of Joanne Joseph Saslaw. Beloved father of Marian N. Friedman (Gary). Son of the late Max and Estelle Saslaw. Bill graduated from Taylor Allderdice High School in June, 1942 and worked in the steel mills to help the war effort before enlisting in the US Army Air Corps in 1943. He was a World War II veteran and served in Saipan in the Mariana Islands in the South Pacific as a B-29 bomber radioman and radar signal/communications. Bill received an Honorable Mention from the Pentagon. He was a proud member of the Greatest Generation. After his service, Bill worked as a manufacturers rep for five handbag corporations in New York. Graveside Services and Interment will be held on Friday, October 20, 2023, at 11:00 AM at West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation. Contributions may be made to the American Legion, 1000 Liberty Avenue, Suite 1607, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., family-owned and operated for over a century. www.schugar.com


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Joanne & Marian, you have our heartfelt condolences. Billy was such a wonderful presence in out lives, even though we didn\'t see you all that often. I we always being with him. And you. Big hugs. 💕

By Barbara Solomon, Dean Derek & Michael Dunay - October 19, 2023