Harry S. Davidson
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Harry S. Davidson

DAVIDSON: Harry S. Davidson, on Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021. Beloved husband for 65 years of the late Ruth K. Davidson; loving father of Gerald C. (Debra Kocar) Davidson of Brookline, Massachusetts, Scott H. Davidson of Wayne, Pennsylvania, Lori D. Sachs of Detroit, Michigan, and Richard M. (Carol) Davidson of Ashburn, Virginia. Brother of Lois D. Engel of Silver Spring, Maryland; brother-in-law of James (Marcia) Kaplan of Pittsburgh; proud grandfather of Rachel (Benjamin Tornatore) and Hannah Davidson of New York, New York, Evan (Mika) Sachs of Detroit, Michigan, Mindi Sachs of New York, New York, Alexandra (Matthew Meyerson) Davidson, Danielle, Victoria, and Casey Davidson, all of Ashburn, Virginia. Great-grandfather of Nathan and Levi. Also survived by nieces, nephews and many beloved extended family members. Harry lived in Connellsville, Pennsylvania, for over 70 years, where he owned and operated Davidson’s Ladies Apparel, which was founded in 1929 and closed in 1982. He moved to Pittsburgh in 2000. He graduated from Connellsville High School in 1943 and enlisted in the U.S. Navy in June 1943. He was honorably discharged in June 1946. He attended the University of South Carolina and Cornell University. Harry lived an inspiring, selfless life beginning at a young age, when his father passed away and he helped his mother both raise their family and run the business at the age of 23. He always saw the good things in life, his glass was always at least half full. He will be deeply missed by so many relatives and friends. Services were held at Temple Sinai. Interment Beth Shalom Cemetery. Contributions in Harry’s memory may be made to Temple Sinai, 5505 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217, Hebrew Free Loan Association, 4307 Murray Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15217 or Jewish Association on Aging, 200 JHF Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. Arrangements entrusted to Ralph Schugar Chapel, Inc., schugar.com. PJC

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