Henry J. Goldstein, of Salem, formerly of Marblehead, entered into rest on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at the age of 84.
Devoted husband of Sema Goldstein, with whom he recently celebrated 60 years of marriage. Beloved father of Carl Goldstein and his wife Susan and Sandor Goldstein. Adored grandfather of Danielle, Chad, Zackary, and Noah Goldstein. The loving brother of the late Judith Kluger. Dear son of the late Chaim and Clara (Iancovici) Goldstein.
Henry escaped his home country of Romania during the Holocaust, fled to Austria, and started his new life in New York with his mother and sister Judith (who recently passed at age 90 and who was instrumental in introducing Henry to the love of his life from Montreal). He will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
A funeral service for Henry will be held on Sunday, November 10 at 9:00 a.m., at Stanetsky-Hymanson Memorial Chapel, 10 Vinnin St., Salem. Interment will follow at Ahabat Sholom Memorial Park, 16 Buxton Road, Danvers.
Shiva will be held at the Village at Vinnin Square Club House, on Sunday, November 10 from 12:00-5:00 p.m. Shiva will continue at the home of Sema Goldstein, Monday, November 11 thru Thursday, November 14 from 2:00-8:00 p.m., and Friday, November 15 from 12:00-3:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Henry’s memory to Joslin Diabetes Center, One Joslin Place, Boston, MA 02215, or to the Simon Wiesenthal Center, 1399 S. Roxbury Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90035.