Edgar Leo Levenson
LEVENSON, EDGAR LEO left this world on Tuesday, January 4, 2011. Edgar was the beloved son of the late David J. and Eva Mae Levenson. Brother of the late Robert L. Levenson and Donald W. Levenson. Uncle of Elaine L. Savage, Elizabeth J. Blum, Robert L. (Patricia V.) Levenson, Jr., Rosalinda (Dr. Stuart) Kramer, Dr. Marc Levenson and Dr. Jon Levenson. Great uncle of Dr. David H. Savage, Catherine S. Hicks, Elizabeth S. Nelson, Esq., Michael Evan Blum, Joshua D. Levenson, Benjamin L. Levenson, Isaac N. Levenson, Andrew Kramer, Dr. Douglas Kramer, Matthew Kramer, Esq., J. Jacob Levenson, Daniel W. Levenson and Noah Levenson. Also survived by cousin Hysora Cowan. Mr. Levenson was the President of Standard Furniture, located on Baum Boulevard, for over 30 years. He was also on the Board of Directors of Retail Stores, Inc. Edgar served his country in the Navy during WW II. He was a longtime resident of Fox Chapel most recently living on Fifth Avenue in Shadyside. Edgar was a longtime member of the Pittsburgh Athletic Association as well as the Concordia Club. He was beloved by all who knew him. A humanitarian, and a gentleman, Edgar will truly be missed. Services were held at Rodef Shalom Temple. Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Edgar may be made to the American Heart Association, 777 Penn Center Blvd., Suite 200, Pittsburgh, PA 15235, the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, P.O. Box 515, Northampton, MA 10061-0515, or a charity of the donor’s choice. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc.