Shirley P. Sacks
May 24, 2024

Visitation Information

May 26 2024 - 12:30 pm
Friends may meet at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc. 5509 Centre Avenue, (Shadyside) Pittsburgh, 15232

Funeral Information

May 26 2024 - 1:30 pm
Poale Zedeck Memorial Park Cemetery, 5744 Meridian Road, Richland Township, PA 15044

SHIRLEY PRIZENT SACKS: On Friday, May 24, 2024. Beloved wife of the late Aaron Sacks. Loving mother of Joseph Sacks and the late William Sacks. Daughter of the late Saul and Fannie Prizent. Sister of Miriam (Burton) Cohn and the late Edith (late Al) Gross. Also survived by loving nieces, nephews and friends. Shirley worked as a Nursing Supervisor at Magee Women's Hospital in the 1960's. She also ran a stationery business from her home providing countless Jewish families with their Bar and Bat Mitzvah wedding invitations. She finished her nursing career as a Supervisor at what was then known as the Jewish Home for the Aged. Friends may meet at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside, on Sunday, May 26, 2024 at 12:30 PM and then proceed to Poale Zedeck Memorial Park Cemetery for 1:30 PM Graveside Services. Contributions may be made to Na'AMAT, 6505 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 635, Los Angeles, CA 90048


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Dear Joe: I am very sorry on the loss of your beloved mother, Shirley. I remember your entire family during our Hillel days. Hamakom Yinachem. Sincerely, Steve Santman.

By Steven Santman - May 30, 2024

Dear Joe, I’m so sorry to hear of your mom’s death. She was a wonderful woman and I have so many memories of her and your entire family. I’ll pass this info along to Marc and Jonathan. May her name be a blessing.

By Karen Baseman Rosenzweig - May 27, 2024

Dear Joey, I am so saddened to learn of your mother’s passing. She was a special lady, and her disease robbed us all of her beautiful personality. I hope that you are able to reach back, to the good memories. I’m thinking of you, dear Joey. Love, Ellen

By Ellen Faleder - May 24, 2024

Dear Joe, Please accept my sympathies on the loss of your mother. May her memory be for a blessing to you.

By Paula Fingeret Rulin - May 24, 2024