OBITUARY

Tillie Goodman Altman

December 12, 1913March 27, 2013

ALTMAN, TILLIE (GOODMAN), 99, formerly of N. Attleboro, MA died peacefully in her sleep, Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at her home in Providence.  She was the wife of the late Isadore Altman, MD.  Born in Boston, MA, she was a daughter of the late Max and Sara (Green) Goodman. Mrs. Altman made a career out of her volunteer work, volunteering as a Brownie Leader, Girl Scout Leader and at Sturdy Memorial Hospital and Miriam Hospital for several decades. She is survived by her son, Joel D. Altman, OD and his wife Charlotte, and daughter, Diane Altman Berube; grandchildren, Marc and his wife Robyn Holdsworth Altman, Miriam Altman and her husband David Moburg, Ilana and her husband Keith Sheldon, Rachael S. Berube and Ilan A. Berube; and 5 great grandchildren.  She was the sister of the late Belle Herman and Isadore “Irving”, Meyer, Theodore and Isaac “Jack” Goodman.  Her family expresses their deep gratitude to her caregivers, Carol Renzi, Cathy Barbato, Suelen Scarabelot and Home & Hospice Care of RI. Her funeral services will be on Friday, March 29, 2013 1:00 PM at Temple Beth-El, 70 Orchard Ave., Providence. Burial will be in Sharon Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to Big Brothers Foundation, www.bigbrothers.org or United Way of Greater New Bedford, www.unitedwayofgnb.org. Shiva will be observed at the home of her daughter, Diane Berube, Friday 6-8 and Saturday 4-8.

Services

  • Funeral Service Friday, March 29, 2013
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Tillie Goodman Altman

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August 11, 2013

Diane & Joel,
A belated salute from Spain to your dear mother. Do I remember her? Of course! She was a part of my childhood in North Attleboro along with"doc"as were you two. The queen of Church St.
Warmest regards

Maria Arsenault

March 30, 2013

Diane, My sincere sympathy to you & your family. I will always remember your mom's warm & friendly way. Maria Arsenault

March 30, 2013

Diane, My sincere sympathy to you & your family. I will always remember your mom's warm & friendly way. Maria Arsenault

March 29, 2013

DEAR DIANE AND JOEL, VERY SADDENED TO HEAR OF YOUR MOTHER PASSING. I WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER HER. A VERY KIND AND GRACIOUS WOMAN. THAD A. WICHERSKI

DEBORAH HOLT

March 29, 2013

Church Street was a wonderful place to grow up. Diane and I never did manage to sleep out all night in the play house but we managed it, I think, on the screened porch. I will remember you forever.
de-BOR-ah

Barbara Mcfall

March 29, 2013

Will always remember your thoughtfulness.

Kelly Durkee-Erwin

March 29, 2013

The entire Altman Family is in our hearts and prayers as you suffer this loss.

Ginny Winitsky

March 28, 2013

Tillie you will always be in my heart. Ginny Winitsky

FROM THE FAMILY