March 1, 2022 ~ 29 Adar I
Howard S. Galkin, 83, died Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at Norton Audubon Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Denise; son Scott; daughter Lisa and her husband Wayne; granddaughter, Alexis; and his sister “Gigi” Gloria and her husband, Jerry Kaminetzky.
He was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts on July 24, 1938 the oldest child of the now deceased Ted and Ida Galkin. Howie served in the US Army, and became a sales representative for Kenmark Optical. He enjoyed blues, jazz and watching old time black and white movies including war dramas and westerns. Howard kept fit working out at the YMCA and was a member of Temple Shalom.
Graveside services will be at 12:00 p.m., Thursday, March 3rd at Agudath Achim Cemetery, 2737 Preston Highway. Contributions In Memory of Howard Galkin may be made to Congregation Anshei Sfard or Temple Shalom.
Agudath Achim Cemetery; Grave A-183