Zaga M. Blockstein

Zaga M. Blockstein


BLOCKSTEIN, Ph.D.: Zaga M. Blockstein, on Monday, May 28, 2018. Beloved wife of Robert S. Blockstein. Beloved mother to her niece, Nada Reese. Grandma Zaga to grandnephews and grandniece, Brandon (Melissa) Reese, Jordan Reese and Stephanie (Rick) Zahn. Aunt of Daniel (Marian) Levine, Stephen (Dorothy) Levine, David Levine, David (Deborah) Blockstein, Michael (Reean) Blockstein, Susan Blockstein (Michael) Sokolsky, Ellis (Magali) Amdur and Shelley Amdur. Also survived by great-nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews. Zaga Blockstein was the author of “Graduate School of Public Health,” University of Pittsburgh, 1948-1974. She was instrumental in introducing adult day care in Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania. Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at 11 AM. Visitation one hour prior to services (10 – 11 AM). Interment West View Cemetery of Rodef Shalom Congregation. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Presbyterian Senior Care, 1215 Hulton Road, Oakmont, PA 15139 or Oakmont Center for Nursing & Rehabilitation, 26 Ann Street, Oakmont, PA 15139 or a charity of the donor’s choice.

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