Philip Sopinsky died on Dec 12, 2012. 


    Philip Sopinsky died on Dec 12, 2012.  Loving husband for 48 years to his wife    Lucille (nee Glick), son of the late IsraeL
    and Dora (nee Bernstein) Sopinsky, devoted father of Brian (Lisette) Sopinsky, David (Barri) Sopinsky, Jordan       (Natalie) Sopinsky and Jessica  (Brad) Begelman, caring brother to his sister Ida Newman and his late brothers Dr. Harry and Irving Sopinsky and beloved grandfather of Perry, Lonni, Farryl, Yisrael, Zevy, Sara, Reid, Madison, Ariel, Anna Bracha and Itzik Ellie.  Philip graduated from Central HIgh School before joining the Navy during WWII.  After the war, he went on to Temple University on the GI bill where he earned both his bachelors degree and an MBA which he put to use as Senior Vice President at The Institute for Scientific Information and then while working for the IRS.  He was fluent in Yiddish and cherished both reading the Yiddish Forward and listening to songs in this language. Contributions in his memory may be made to Yiddish Book Center  1021 West Street  Amherst, MA  01002
    or to a charity of the donor's choice.