In Loving Memory of Seymour Weissberger
Seymour WeissbergerTaylor, PA July 21, 1927 ~ April 16, 2019 Date of Service: April 19, 2019
Seymour Weissberger, 91, of Taylor, died Tuesday evening in the Regional Hospital of Scranton.
Born in Taylor, son of the late Edward and Bertha Rosenbluth Weissberger, he was a graduate of Taylor High School and served in the U.S. Army during WWII.
Seymour was a devoted son, brother, uncle, great-uncle, and great-great-uncle. He was the owner of Leader Variety on Main Street in Taylor. Active in local politics, he was elected to and served on the Taylor Borough Council, and for many years he never missed a council or school board meeting in Taylor, Old Forge, and Duryea. He also regularly attended the Lower Lackawanna Valley Sewer Authority meetings. He was the watchdog for the residents of Taylor. An extremely honest, moral, and righteous man in all of his endeavors, he will never be forgotten.
He was also preceded in death by his sisters, Hannah Mendelssohn, Sadye Ross, Frieda Ruzansky, Florence Berson, Lida Barr, and Rose, Esther, Doris, Mayme, and Malka Weissberger; and his brothers, Harry, Aaron, Simeon, Allen, and Jack.
A graveside funeral service will be held Friday, April 19th at 11:30 a.m. in the Dalton Jewish Cemetery by Rabbi Dovid Saks.
Contributions may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.