Beverly Selig Mermelstein
December 21, 2023

BEVERLY SELIG MERMELSTEIN: Beverly Selig Mermelstein, 93, of Pittsburgh, passed away on December 21, 2023.


Bev was born on January 11, 1930, to the late Ann and Max Selig in Indianapolis, IN. She graduated from Indiana University (Bloomington, IN) where she received a degree in Social Work.


Bev was the loving wife of the late Howard Mermelstein, brother of the late Allan (Lillian) Selig and sister-in-law of the late Elinore Mermelstein. She was the wonderful mother of Margie (Paul) Dubner, Bob (Merle) Mermelstein and Jan (Don) Shaw. She is also survived by seven grandchildren (Seth (Christina) Dubner, Mimi (Mike) Oliff, Brandon Mermelstein, Andrew Shaw, Hollis Mermelstein, Matthew Shaw and Bryn Mermelstein), three great grandchildren (Wells Dubner, Arie Oliff and Josie Oliff). Also survived by nieces/nephews (Randy Selig, Julie Bowman, Sara Selig) and many dear friends.


Services and Interment Private. Friends will be received on Sunday, December 24, 2023 at Rodef Shalom Congregation, 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 from 2:00 - 4:00 PM. The family requests that visitors wear masks. Contributions can be made in Beverly's name to Jewish Family and Community Services, 5743 Bartlett Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc.


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Our Mother, Beverly King Pollock, was so fond of your mother. May her memory be a blessing to all of you.

By Susan Pollock Stein - December 28, 2023

Sending our love and condolences to the Mermelstein / Dubner families. What a matriarch! May her memory be a blessing.

By Nancy Eligator and Jonathan Rest - December 24, 2023

I want to express my sympathy to the family of Beverly Mermelstein

By Richard Gordon - December 23, 2023

So very sad to learn of Bev’s passing. What a wonderful gal! She will be missed.

By Ruth Schachter - December 22, 2023

Please accept my condolences on Beverly’s death. I got to know her at Westmoreland and was very fond of her. A great lady and wonderful golfer.. May her memory be a blessing. Sincerely, Ellie

By Ellie Bahm - December 22, 2023

It was a pleasure and a privilege to have known Bev Mermelstein. She was the matriarch of a wonderful, accomplished, and respected family, someone who was unfailingly kind, warm, and gracious. She did a great deal for the community and she left the world a better place. She shall be missed by so many. My sincere condolences to my former classmate Bob, to Margie, and to Jan.

By Oren Spiegler - December 22, 2023