Robert Chamovitz

Robert Chamovitz


CHAMOVITZ: Robert Chamovitz, M.D., age 94, on Monday, August 12, 2019. Beloved husband of Sheila Chamovitz; beloved father of Mindy (Mitchell) Small, Julia (Brad Nilson) Chamovitz Nilson, Max (Kristina Hatcher) Chamovitz and the late Cathy Chamovitz; brother of the late Jerome, Irvin, Allen and David Chamovitz; Zada to Ammi, Yudi, Dovi, Devorah, Levi, Yossi, Eli, Benjamin, Leah, Asher and Caleb. Also survived by many great-grandchildren and adoring nieces and nephews. He was a beloved and dedicated physician, a veteran of the U. S. Navy during WWII and the Air Force during the Korean War. He was a medical researcher, teacher and a board member of the Hebrew Free Loan and an active supporter of many other Jewish causes. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Tuesday at 3 pm. Visitation one hour prior to services (2 – 3 pm). Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the JNF, 6425 Living Pl 2nd floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, Israel Bonds, 6507 Wilkins Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or the Hebrew Free Loan, 4307 Murray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217.

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