CHARLES H. DECHTER

July 14, 2017

Obituaries

Virginia Beach —Charles H. Dechter, 100, passed away at home on Sunday, June 25, 2017 accompanied by his daughters Lisa Dechter Spiegel and Aimée Dechter, son-in-law David Spiegel, and caregivers, Sabrina Dixon and Sherin Douzart.

Charles lived most of his life in Brooklyn, N.Y., where he was a CPA. He retired in his 80s and eventually moved to Virginia Beach to be near his family. He was a kind and jovial man who loved all whose paths he crossed, especially his family and friends, and a team of compassionate people who supported him in the last chapter of his life.

Charles was predeceased by his parents, Mollie Dechter Goldstein and Herschel Dechter; wife of 57 years, Deborah Harnick Dechter; sister, Shirley Eventoff; and brothers-in-law Samuel Eventoff and Robert Huber.

In addition to his daughters and son-in-law, Charles is survived by his granddaughters, Ariana and Alexandra Spiegel, nieces and nephew, sister-in-law, Miriam Huber, and chosen family members, David and Patricia Jones and Joan Goldberg.

A memorial service was conducted at Ohef Sholom Temple with Rabbi Rosalin Mandelberg officiating. H. D. Oliver Funeral Apts. Online condolences may be offered to the family through www. hdoliver.com.

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