In Loving Memory of Philip Schulder
Philip SchulderHonesdale, PA April 15, 1935 ~ July 20, 2018 Date of Service: July 22, 2018
Philip Schulder, 83, Honesdale, died Friday at home. His wife is the former Nina Lorber.
Born in Nyack, N.Y., the son of the late Meyer and Anna Kaufman Schulder, he earned a Bachelor of Science in business from Syracuse University and, before retirement, he was the owner and president of Waymart Knitting Co. He was a member of Congregation Beth Israel, Honesdale, where he also served as a past vice president and trustee. He also served as a trustee of the Serendipity Center and had been a former active member of the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce.
For many years, he served as a coach with the Stinger and Pop Warner football programs as well as the Honesdale Teener League. Philip also coached and was a player with Honesdale Milling and Wayne County softball leagues. He was a very devoted husband, father, grandfather, friend and community leader who will be dearly missed.
Also surviving are two sons, Dan and wife, Judy, Harrisburg; and Larry, New York City; grandchildren, Rachael, Seth and Jacob Schulder; and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. in Congregation Beth Israel, 615 Court St., Honesdale, by Rabbi Elliott Kleinman. Interment will follow in the congregation cemetery, Honesdale.
The family will receive friends in Congregation Beth Israel, 615 Court St., Honesdale, today from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Shiva will be observed at the family residence, 1818 Elm Place, Honesdale, today from 6 to 8 p.m.; Monday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m.; and Wednesday and Thursday from 4 to 6 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, preferred memorial contributions may be made to Congregation Beth Israel, 615 Court St., Honesdale, PA 18431.