Samuel Goldman

June 14, 1923 ~ December 11, 2023 (age 100) 100 Years Old

Samuel Goldman Obituary

Albany - Samuel (Sam) Goldman died peacefully on December 11, 2023 in Albany NY at the age of 100. His funeral was held on December 15, 2023.

He was predeceased by his wife of 34 years Sylvia (Karl) Goldman. He is survived by his children Larry Goldman of Albany NY and Debra VanGaasbeek (Peter VanGaasbeek) of Tallahassee FL, along with his grandchildren, Jennifer Van Persaud (Bill Persaud) and Susanne VanGaasbeek and great granddaughter, Quinn Van Persaud.

Sam Goldman was born to Nathan and Molly Goldman of Nassau, NY and was the sixth child out of 7 Siblings. He graduated from Columbia High School and went into the Army where he served as a clerk and a medic during WWII. He was assigned to the ship the Tabitha Brown and helped to repatriate returning soldiers. He then took advantage of the G.I. Bill and went to HVCC and learned about heating and air conditioning. He joined the UA Local 7 Plumbers and Steam fitters Union, through which he worked on large commercial air conditioners and refrigerators. He also taught at Purdue University for his union.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to Magen David Adom at or

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Samuel Goldman, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Samuel Goldman?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Samuel's memory.


Funeral Service
December 15, 2023

7:00 PM
Levine Memorial Chapel
649 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12206


© 2024 Levine Memorial Chapel. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility