Telegraph Journal, May 16, 2002
The death of Mr. Philip Hamburg of MacLean's Speical Care Home, 268 Golden Grove Road, Saint John, husband of the late Belle (Dreskin) Hamburg. occurred on Wednesday, May 15, 2002, at the Saint John Regional Hospital. Mr. Hamburg owned and operated Dreskin's Ladies' Wear, for many years, before his retirement and was an active member of the Congregation Shaarei Zedek. He is survived by three sons, David Hamburg (Pesha Gordon) of Jerusalem, Israel, Norman Hamburg (Linda) of Saint John and Harvey Hamburg (Paul Sabin) of Toronto, ON, seven grandchildren, Chaya, Raya, Avi, Orli, Shirli Hamburg all of Israel and Andrew and Jason Hamburg of Saint John. The family wishes to express their heartfelt thanks to Philip's devoted caregivers Wayne and Bonnie MacLean and Staff.
Funeral will be held at Brenan's Select Community Funeral Home Chapel, 111 Parasdise Row, Saint John (634-7424), on Thursday, May 16, 2002 at 3:00 pm. Interment in Shaarei Zedek Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, remembrances to the Saint John Jewish Historical Museum (633-1833) , would be appreciated by the family.
Gravestone reference code(s): JM 2003.56.30. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Our Departed - D1. Additional notes: merchant