January 8, 1919 – June 14, 2020
Harry Sternberg was born January 7, 1919 in Poland and came to the United States as a six-month old infant.
Raised in New York, he met and married Minerva Liptzin and eventually moved, along with their two children, to Los Angeles in 1949. Harry passed away peacefully on June 14, 2020 while a resident of the Los Angeles Jewish Home. His wife of 67 year, Minerva, preceded him in death on June 6, 2009. Harry leaves behind his daughter, Karen Berk, his son, Ira Sternberg (Gina), and grandchildren, Michael, Aaron, and Sarah. In addition, he also leaves four great grandchildren Evan, Nathan, Isabella and Gracie. After a career in sales, Harry retired in 1984 and enjoyed reading and spending time with friends and his family, especially his grandchildren. In 2019, he celebrated his 100th birthday.
Family services will be held privately. In recognition of the outstanding assistance he received at the Los Angeles Jewish Home during the final year of his life, donations may be sent to the Los Angeles Jewish Home, 7150 Tampa Ave, Reseda, CA 91335 attention Corey Slavin.