With great sadness, we write to infom you that Susan Ostrow Baumblatt died on Thursday, June 18 at her home. Sue was preceded in death by her daughter Nikki Baumblatt (z"l) and husband Michael Baumblatt (z"l), both in 2011. Sue is survived by her eldest daughter, Lori (Rabbi James) Sagarin and her grandchildren Benjamin Sagarin and Eliana (Tal Klein) Sagarin, cousins Anne and John Pollack and Rosemary and Larry Mild, as well as lifelong friends.
Sue served as chair of the Camp Shalom Committee for 25 years and was a board member and officer at the Jewish Federation of Madison (known as the Madison Jewish Community Council from 1974-2008).
A private funeral service will be held graveside at Beit Olamim Cemetery, Sunset Memory Gardens, 7302 Mineral Point Road, Madison, WI on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at 12:00 pm.
The service will be live streamed on Tuesday at 12:00 noon at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84563322903
Shiva will be via Zoom on Wednesday and Thursday evenings at 7:30 pm at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89792063934
Donations in Sue’s memory can be made to the Camp Shalom Scholarship Fund c/o Jewish Federation of Madison, 6434 Enterprise Drive, Madison, WI 53719 or to the Olin Sang Ruby Union Institute (OSRUI) Scholarship Fund, 1121 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, IL 60015 or to a charity of your choice.
May Sue's memory be for a blessing.