Ruth Feldstein Goldberg

by | Mar 24, 2022 | Obituaries

Virginia Beach—Ruth Feldstein Goldberg, 87 of Virginia Beach, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 19, 2022.

Born in Pittsburgh, Pa., March 21, 1934, she graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Business Education. She taught business courses at business schools and high schools throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Virginia. She taught Sunday School at Ohef Sholom Temple. Along with her husband, she operated The Pappagallo Shop at Lynnhaven Mall, Le Promenade, Regency Square; The 6th Street Marketplace. She also helped run the Beth Sholom Gift Shop.

She loved to travel around the world with her husband, family, and friends. Ruth was an athlete and loved to play softball, swim, play racquetball, and dance. She enjoyed playing Maj Jongg, Mexican Train, listening to music, Broadway shows, movies, and gardening. She cherished all of the times that she spent with her children, grandchildren and friends.

She was the daughter of Julia and Louis Feldstein of blessed memory. She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Joseph R Goldberg and her sister Jean (Stan) Bernstein. Her three children, Marilyn (Bob) Johns, grandchildren, David, Julie, and Ginger Johns. Michael Goldberg (Kathleen Mooney), grandchildren, Ryan, Megan (West Boyd) and Evan Goldberg. Mark Goldberg (Fanya Seagull), grandchildren, Celia & Shawn Goldberg.

Send donations to Beth Sholom Village or Ohef Sholom Temple Religious School. Her husband and family want to thank everyone that gave her such loving care at the Beth Sholom Village and particularly in the memory unit.

A graveside service was held at Woodlawn Cemetery in the King David section. Altmeyer Funeral Homes.