March 13, 1925 – March 28, 2019
Jerome Dubowe, 94, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 28, 2019 of Audubon, Pennsylvania. He leaves his wife of 68 years, Marlene Dubowe. He is also survived by his son, Mark Dubowe; his daughter, Robin (Ken) Einhorn; his son, Michael (Rebecca) Dubowe ; his grandchildren Joshua (Ashley), Danielle, Rachel, Jeremy, Arielle; and his great granddaughter, Annalee.
Born and raised in Philadelphia, the son of Emanuel and Rose (Rapp) Dubowe. After graduating John Bartram High School, he served as a Medic in the U.S. Army. Later he attended the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy & Science having graduated in 1951. He married his sweetheart, Marlene, in 1950. He started Dubowe Pharmacy in Philadelphia and Squire Drugs in Springfield, Delaware County. He took pride in his businesses until his retirement in 1989. He had a passion for bowling, boating, and traveling the country with his wife in his RV.
A funeral service will be held on March 31, 2019 at 12 Noon at the Lamb Funeral Home, 101 Byberry Rd, Huntingdon Valley, Pa followed immediately by internment at the Shalom Memorial Park.
Contributions can be made in his memory to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 225 E City Avenue, Unit 104, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation ; ATTN: Financial Operations, 733 Third Avenue STE. 510 New York, NY 10017; NFTY/Union of Reform Judaism, 633 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017.
- Funeral Service Sunday, March 31, 2019