Gerald D. Goldstein ’54 died on April 9, 2018, in Peabody, Massachusetts.
(The following was published in the Boston Globe on April 11, 2018):
Gerard D. Goldstein, eighty-five, formerly of Marblehead, passed away peacefully on April 9, 2018 at Kaplan Estates in Peabody. He was the beloved husband of the late Corinne (Smoller) Goldstein, with whom he shared sixty years of marriage before her passing in 2015. Born in Boston to Bernard and Tillie Jepsky Goldstein, Jerry grew up in Lynn, Massachusetts and then attended Lynn English High School, Bowdoin College and Harvard Law School. He began his law career at Widett and Kruger but established Goldstein and Manello in 1976. Jerry was a respected leader in Boston’s legal and real estate communities. He was also active in many philanthropic activities throughout the local community including Temple Emanuel in Marblehead and the Retina Foundation. Jerry was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, counselor, and friend to many. He leaves his children, Nancy Goldstein, Jane Goldstein, and Bruce Depper, Wendy Goldstein Pierce and Charles Pierce, along with five grandchildren – Brett Depper Goldstein, Zoe Plympton, Mia Plympton, Jack Pierce and Elizabeth Pierce – and a sister, Naomi Cohen along with many cousins, nieces, and nephews. He is predeceased by his wife and sister Harriet Liftman. He was cared for with love by Elizabeth Kihara in recent years.