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Brookside Funeral Home-Cypress Creek

9149 Highway 6 North, Houston, TX

OBITUARY

Edward Vasserstein

August 28, 1940January 20, 2020

Edward Vasserstein, Eddie , age 79, passed away Monday, January 20, 2020 at his home in Cypress TX, with his wife, Dalina, at his side.

Eddie was born in Odessa, Ukraine, to Mikhail Vassersteyn and Fage Krimchansky on August 28, 1940 during World War II. Eddie and his mother escaped to Siberia while his father was at war. As a young man he moved and lived in Moscow, Russia.

He immigrated to the United States in 1978 at the age of 38 where he became a business owner and later worked in the medical field, which was his lifetime dream. He met his wife Dalina working at the same hospital.

Eddie’s natural sense of humor and soft heart made him loved by many….

He loved to read books in his Russian language.

He was a great father to his daughter Anna, who he raised and guided until she married.

In 2002 Eddie and Dalina married in Miami, FL where they lived until moving to Texas in 2013.

He is survived by his wife Dalina Vasserstein, his daughter Anna Ufberg and her husband Alex Ufberg, his grandsons Danny Ufberg and Michael Ufberg, his younger brother Vlad, nephew Gabriel and cousin Eager.

A private family service will be held in Miami, FL where he will rest by his parents’ side per his wishes.

His family would like to express deepest thanks for the wonderful care given to Eddie and support to wife Dalina by Hospice with Grace.

Memorial contributions can be made in Edward Vasserstein’s name to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, the Foundation that so kindly helped and supported Eddie and wife Dalina during these hard times at npcf.us/donate-volunteer or P.O. Box 1848, Longmont, CO 80502

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Mari Hall-West

January 28, 2020

I am so sorry to hear of Eddie's passing. I remember his soft, loving care and attention to you Dalina when you both joined events downstairs at our apartments in Fairfield. He was a true gentleman. It was a honor meeting him.
I am holding you in my heart as you go through your grief. I am sending prayer to you and the family.

Betty & Jack Jolley

January 24, 2020

Our deepest sorrow at the lost of your husband, father and grandfather. We were so blessed to know Eddie even though we met him less than 3 years ago.
He was a sweet, soft spoken man who loved his family. He will be missed greatly.
May God give you all comfort, peace and strength and memories to cherish.

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