In Loving Memory of Esther Block

Esther Block

Esther Block

Philadelphia September 11, 1928 ~ August 29, 2018 Date of Service: September 31, 2018

Esther Block, 89, died Wednesday afternoon in the Somerton Center in Philadelphia where she resided for the past few years. She was the widow of both the late Peter Block and Alexander Greenblatt.

Born in Moscow, Russia she was the daughter of the late Girsch and Sofia Etkin Gorelick. She has earned a master’s degree in education and had worked as a teacher in public schools.

Surviving are a son, Gregory Block and his wife Louba, Philadelphia, two grandsons, Peter Block, Philadelphia and Boris Block, Austin, TX, a great grandchild, Ryder Block, and a niece.

She was preceded in death by a brother Michael Gorelick.

A graveside funeral will be held this morning at 10AM in the Dalton Jewish Cemetery by Cantor Vladimir Aronzon. There is no local shiva.

Arrangements entrusted to the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc.

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Marvin Kaplan
Posts: 1
Reply #1 on : Sun September 02, 2018, 15:34:27
Gerry, Peter and all your Family,
Theresa and and I are so sorry to hear of Mrs. Block's passing. We wish you happy memories of her, and a renewal of spirit when you think of her.
If you would like us to help make minion when you place her headstone, let us know.