Sol Blumenthal Obituary

Service Information

 
In Memory of

Sol Blumenthal

March 25, 1924 - February 21, 2013
Obituary

Sol Blumenthal, 88, of Atlanta, GA passed away on February 21, 2013. He was the son of the late Theodore Blumenthal and Lena Talan Blumenthal and brother to the late Dr. Irvin Blumenthal, identical twin David Blumenthal, and sister Joyce B. Gilbert-Barnett. He grew up in Royston, GA helping his father in the family’s dry good business. Sol fought bravely for his country during World War II where he served as a combat infantryman fighting in the campaigns in New Guinea and Luzon where he was wounded in both legs. He was awarded the Purple Heart, 2 Bronze Stars and the Silver Star for valor. After the war, Sol returned to Royston to...


Sol Blumenthal, 88, of Atlanta, GA passed away on February 21, 2013. He was the son of the late Theodore Blumenthal and Lena Talan Blumenthal and brother to the late Dr. Irvin Blumenthal, identical twin David Blumenthal, and sister Joyce B. Gilbert-Barnett. He grew up in Royston, GA helping his father in the family’s dry good business. Sol fought bravely for his country during World War II where he served as a combat infantryman fighting in the campaigns in New Guinea and Luzon where he was wounded in both legs. He was awarded the Purple Heart, 2 Bronze Stars and the Silver Star for valor. After the war, Sol returned to Royston to take over the family’s dry goods store and soon after he made the move to Atlanta to join his twin brother in the interior design business, David Inc. where he practiced the art of designing fine interiors for over 40 years. He is survived by nieces Dr. Lisa Blue-Baron, and Jodi Cobb, nephews Dr. Richard Blue, Dr. James Blue, and John Blue, as well as his beloved cat Kitty. Funeral service to be held at 11:00am on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Chapel, 4550 Peachtree Rd NE  Atlanta, GA 30319. In lieu of flowers please make a contribution in his memory to your favorite charity.


Guest Book

The Guest Book for Sol Blumenthal is no longer available online.

If you would like to reopen this Guest Book allowing further messages from loved ones, click here.


More Obituaries

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Family-Placed Death Notice BLUMENTHAL, Sol SOL BLUMEMTHAL Sol Blumenthal, 88, of Atlanta, GA passed away on February 21, 2013. He was the son of...

Read obituary at Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Personalize Your Tribute

Share photos, videos and more with Legacy Memorial Websites. Find out more.

 
Start Planning Today

Make Your Plan Today

Preplanning your funeral or cemetery arrangements gives you and your loved ones peace of mind. Don't wait. Make your plan online today.
Plan Online Now