Bertye Dodic Wolfson

August 17, 1912 - August 12, 2012


Bertye Dodic Wolfson, age 99, died Sunday, August 12, 2012, five days shy of her 100th birthday.

She was affiliated with the elementary division of SAISD for 45 years (1930-1975) having taught at Johnson, Bowie and Agnes Cotton Elementary Schools.

She was also Principal of Tynan and Bowie and later served as supervisor of the elementary grades.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Israel Dodic in 1975 and later by her second husband, Julius Wolfson in 1997, and her nephew Henry Dodic Nussbaum.

She is survived by many devoted nieces and nephews: Sandra and Harold Hern; Caryn and Mike Schmidt; Allan and Kay Nussbaum and their children, Jonathan and Sarah, of San Antonio, TX; Mark and Lorin Nussbaum and children, Michelle and Jordan of Sugar Land, TX; Shari and Stuart Markowitz and their children: Joseph and Eli of San Antonio, TX; Laurie and Marc Steinberg and children, Alexandra, Avi and Phillip; and Rebecca Greenblatt of Dallas, TX; Sam and Cheri Kalvort of Boynton Beach, FL, Michael and Dara Kalvort of Virginia Beach, Virginia; a stepdaughter, Carolyn and husband Jim Colvin and two grandsons, Jeffrey Markewich, and Bob and Morgan Markewich and their children Frances and Julius of Colorado Springs, CO; also several dear cousins: Louise Jacobs and Lois Joseph of Houston, TX and Ruth Freedman Burgess of San Antonio, TX.

AUGUST 17, 2012
2:00 P.M.

Private interment for family only will be held in Agudas Achim Cemetery/Palmetto.

Rabbi Leonardo Bitran and Hazzan Jeremy Lipton officiating.

Those who wish, in lieu of flowers the family requests donations be mailed to the Hebrew Free Loan Association of San Antonio, P. O. Box 100282, San Antonio, TX 78201.


Born: August 17, 1912
Place of Birth: Waco, TX
Death: August 12, 2012
Place of Death: San Antonio, TX


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Friday August 17, 2012, 2:00 P.M. at Porter Loring McCullough
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Agudas Achim Cemetery/Palmetto
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PRIVATE FOR FAMILY ~ Rabbi Leonardo Bitran and Hazzan Jeremy Lipton officiating


Memorial donations may be made to:
Hebrew Free Loan Association of San Antonio, P. O. Box 100282, San Antonio, TX 78201