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Selma Goldman April 28, 1931 - September 30, 2021

Goldman, Selma of Quincy, formerly of Foxboro and Bedford, passed away on September 30, 2021, at the age of 90. Devoted daughter of the late Jacob and Lillian (Pukatch) Baer. Beloved wife and bride for life of the late Melvin Goldman. Loyal sister of Arthur Baer of Pembroke Pines, FL. Loving mother of Jane Liberfarb and her husband Larry of Newton, Robin Converse and her husband David of Estes Park, CO., Susan Kaplan and her husband Arthur of Quincy, Peter Goldman of Quincy. Cherished grandmother of Mark Liberfarb and his wife Sasha, Eric Liberfarb and his wife Lizie, Ethan Converse, Iris Converse and her husband Rob, Joel Menasha and Deborah Menasha and her husband Mark. Loving great-grandmother of Julian Liberfarb, Maxine Liberfarb and Bennett Liberfarb.

As a Graduate of Mass. College of Art and Design, Selma used her artistic abilities in many aspects of her life. She was a painter, enjoyed sewing, cooking, gardening, museums, art galleries and working with her beloved husband at his Newbury Street photography studio.

Selma will always be remembered for her warmth, kindness, generosity, universally positive approach to life, her support for others through her community work including the Bedford Community Table and Senior Center of Foxboro, and her great love for her large extended family and close friends.

Private graveside service and shiva for immediate family due to COVID-19. Expressions of sympathy in Selma’s memory may be sent to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA  22116-7023 or Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452.

Private graveside service and shiva for immediate family due to COVID-19. Expressions of sympathy in Selma’s memory may be sent to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA  22116-7023 or Alzheimer's Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd, Waltham, MA 02452.

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    Sandi Robins-Pomerantz says

    My late husband, Jerry Pomerantz and I were neighbors at Cannon Forge. We moved there in January , 1993 and stayed 5 years until we moved to Florida. Your mother and I had wonderful conversations and fun times with our husbands and was such a warm and sweet woman.

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      Susan Kaplan says

      Thank you, Sandi, for your kind words. They mean so much to all of us.
      From Selma’s children, Jane, Robin, Susan and Peter

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    Karen Kornacki says

    I will always remember Selma’s loving attitude, joy and kindness when I visited with her and Robin. She had a life well lived and loved. May the family find some peace in the months ahead. We extend our love and deep sympathies to all, Karen & Alan Kornacki .

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      Susan Goldman Kaplan says

      Thank you, Karen, for sharing your memory of our mother. Her memory sure is a blessing.
      From Selma’s daughter, Susan (and Jane, Robin and Peter)

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