David Jerome Dobkin
DOBKIN: David Jerome Dobkin, a native of Pittsburgh, passed away on August 10, 2018, at the age of 93. He was a graduate of Peabody High School and a World War II Navy veteran on board the Edwin A Howard DE 346, which was awarded a Victory Medal and two stars in the Asiatic and Pacific Campaign. He is survived by his loving wife Beatrice of 25 years. He is also survived by his children, son Richard of Atlanta, daughter Roberta (Gary) Kleiman, grandchildren Sam, Cary, Sarah, Sydney and Ben and great-grandchildren Charlie, Will, Brody and Emma. He was predeceased by his beloved wife and mother of his children Esther Jacqueline Dobkin (1990) and his daughter-in-law Barbara Lifsher Dobkin (2002). The family suggests contributing to a nonprofit organization, Team Rubicon. teamrubiconusa.org. Team Rubicon recruits, trains and deploys military veterans for disaster response. Arrangements entrusted to RALPH SCHUGAR, INC. schugar.com.