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David Wolfson

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: Bronx, Bronx County, New York, United States
Death: March 10, 2017 (89)
East Windsor, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States (Complications from pneumonia)
Place of Burial: Sharpsburg, PA, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of William Wolfson and Ella Wolfson
Husband of <private> Wolfson (Gold)
Father of Evan William Wolfson

Occupation: Television and film actor and director, husband and father.
Managed by: Adam Robert Brown
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About David Wolfson

WOLFSON, DAVID: Of East Windsor, NJ, Age 89, died Friday, March 10, 2017 after a brief illness. Born January 31, 1928 in the Bronx, NY to artist and inventor William Wolfson of Pittsburgh, and secretary Ella (Mirelson) Wolfson of New York, NY.

His parents had lived in Pittsburgh prior to his birth. Wolfson was a competitive long distance runner in high school, and served as an air raid warden during WWII.

He went on to study at Farragut Institute of Technology and Sampson College, before embarking upon a career in television and film as an actor and producer in Los Angeles and New York. He enjoyed chess, heated political discussions (he was a red diaper baby), and playing baseball with his son. He had a special talent for voice impersonations and storytelling. He greatly valued the company of his wife, visiting with his son, grandchildren and daughter-in-law, and caring for his pet dogs, Tasha and Buddy.

He is survived by his wife, Ina, his son, attorney Evan William Wolfson (Blair Preiser) of South Fayette, and grandchildren Joseph, Caden, and Eliana.

Services at Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., 5509 Centre Avenue, Shadyside on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 11 AM. Visitation one hour prior to services (10 - 11 AM). Interment Tree of Life Cemetery, Sharpsburg. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Conservation Corps North Bay, Inc., 27 Larkspur Street, San Rafael, California, 94901.

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David Wolfson's Timeline

January 31, 1928
Bronx County, New York, United States
March 10, 2017
Age 89
East Windsor, Mercer County, New Jersey, United States
March 16, 2017
Age 89
Sharpsburg, PA, USA