Dr. Norman Jack Berger

January 19, 1929July 4, 2019

Dr. Norman Jack Berger – a lifelong resident of Mobile, Alabama peacefully passed at his home on July 4, 2019, at the age of 90. Norman is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Ruth Berger; daughter, Karen Vanore (John); son, Dr. Harry Berger; granddaughter, Sara Rewkiewicz (Jas); sister, Ros Berger; nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, Nathan and Leah Berger. Dr. Berger attended Tulane University, the University of Alabama, and Spring Hill College before receiving his dental degree from Loyola Dental School in New Orleans, Lousiana. He practiced dentistry for over 50 years and treated all those who worked with him, as well as his patients, as family. He proudly served on the Mobile County School Board for 12 years, many School Board Associations, and on the Board of Directors as well as President of Congregation Ahavas Chesed. The family would like to thank Kathy, Nancy, Queenie, Seketha, DeeDee, Terrance and Wende from Bright Star along with Belinda, Carri, Terri, and Johnny from Kindred Hospice and barber, Chris, for their help and support. Graveside services will be held at the Ahavas Chesed Cemetery on Owens Street, off of Virginia Street, with Rabbi Steven Silberman officiating, at 10 a.m. on Sunday, July 7, 2019. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Ahavas Chesed Synagogue, 705 Regents Way, Mobile, Alabama 36609. Condolences may be offered at Arrangements by Radney Funeral Home on Dauphin Street.


  • Nathan Berger, Father
  • Leah Mattes Berger, Wife
  • Ruth Berger, Loving Wife of 67 Years
  • Karen & John Vanore, Daughter & Son-in-law
  • Dr. Harry Berger, Son
  • Sara & Jas Rewkiewicz, Granddaughter & Husaband
  • Ros Berger, Sister
  • Survivors also include nieces and nephews.

  • Congregation Ahavas Chesed


  • Funeral Service Sunday, July 7, 2019


Dr. Norman Jack Berger

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Kathy Brown

July 7, 2019

I have so many memories and can't just list one but I will say that he will truly be missed , to know him was to love him he just had a loving, giving ,heart. Rest In Peace Now " My Sunshine " Love Kathy ( CNA, Brightstar)