Dr. Philip Brostoff

Dr. Philip Brostoff


BROSTOFF: Dr. Philip Brostoff, on Saturday, January 6, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Anita Keller Brostoff; son of the late Myer and Miriam Brostoff; loving father of Leon and his wife, Teresa Brostoff of Pittsburgh, Richard and his wife, Marcie Brostoff of Boston, Mass., Lynn Brostoff of Alexandria, Va., and Myra Brostoff Merritt and her husband, Mitchell Merritt of Pittsburgh. Brother of the late Gerald Brostoff and the late Judith Sauceda. Brother-in-law of Pearl Brostoff. Cherished grandfather of Noah, Miriam, Alexandra, Benjamin, Joshua, and Nathan Brostoff, Joshua and Clara Anita Merritt and the late Emily Brostoff. Dr. Brostoff was a prominent and devoted physician in Pittsburgh for over 50 years. As Chief of Cardiology at Montefiore Hospital for many years, he created and ran its first Cardiac Care Unit. He also taught and lectured at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. Services were held at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc. Interment at West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation. Contributions may be made to American Heart Association, National Center, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231, honor.americanheart.org/goto/heartest_doctor.

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