Ron Allen Sidelle 1933 - 2016

Obituary of Ron Sidelle

Ronald Allen Sidelle, 83, of Brooklyn, NY. Wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle; devoted and loyal friend. Ron was born in Brooklyn in 1933 to Abraham and Sally Sidelle. He lived in New York his whole life, aside from his time at Indiana University (1949-53) and in the Army JAG, stationed at the Pentagon(1957-59). He was an attorney-at-law, graduating from Columbia Law School in 1956. After his father’s untimely death in 1959, he took over his father’s position at Erstein and Sidelle and stayed there until his retirement in 2013. His richest pleasure was time with his family and friends, many of whom he had for over 50 years. He and his wife, Dorothy, met in Florida during winter break in 1955, and celebrated their 60th anniversary this October. They traveled extensively together throughout the U.S. and abroad. Known for his honesty and integrity, open heart, generosity and enthusiasm, he will be deeply missed by family and friends. He is survived by Dorothy, children Alan Sidelle Louise Mares) and Patti Cornell(Laurence), and grandchildren Samantha and Ben Cornell and Finn and David Sidelle.

Funeral Service

1:00 pm Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Weinstein Garlick Kirschenbaum Chapels
1153 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Rabbi William Golub

Final Resting Place

Mount Lebanon Cemetery
78-00 Myrtle Avenue
Glendale, New York, United States

Shiva for Ron

The family will be sitting shiva at: 261 Exeter Street Brooklyn 11235 Today immediately following internment until 7:30pm Wednesday through Sunday from 3:00pm - 7:30pm

Donations in Ron's memory

In lieu of flowers the family has asked any donations in Ron's memory be made to either: Lighthouse Guild 15 West 65th Street New York, NY 10023 or American Heart Association PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005 If you would like to donate on line, please click on the links to the left.


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