Jodie Black

Jodie Black

BLACK: Jodie Black, age 72, of Pittsburgh (formerly of Johnstown, Pennsylvania), passed away Sept. 15, 2021 with her children by her side. Beloved daughter of the late Betty (Glosser) and Leonard Black. Survived by her sister, Susan Eiseman (Stevie), children Michael Lichtenstein (Anjali), Jamie Lichtenstein (John Pawling), and grandsons Benjamin, Nikhil, John, and Avinash, nieces, nephews, many friends and her beloved dog Tiger.
Jodie graduated from Westmont Hilltop high school in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, and then attended Monticello Junior College earning her associates degree in sociology. She later returned to school for medical training to work in health care. Jodie was a very kind and generous spirit and loved to help others. She diligently knitted and donated many hats to children in need in the community. She had a dry sense of humor, loved her hometown sports teams, was a great friend to many and loved her family, especially her grandsons whom she adored. A service was held at the D’Alessandro Funeral Home & Crematory Ltd., Lawrenceville. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, only close friends and family attended. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Animal Friends. PJC

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