Blossom (Yorra) Kirschbaum



of Yarmouth Port, MA born April 19th 1926, passed away at age 91 on October 4th, 2017. She was the beloved wife for 70 years of the late Dr Robert Kirschbaum and is survived and adored by her loving son Alan Kirschbaum, daughter Betsy Kirschbaum, son in law Jeffrey Weinberg, granddaughter Molly Weinberg and grandson Zachary Weinberg. She is also survived by her brother David Yorra and his wife Judith Yorra. She was a graduate of Jeremiah Burke High School in Boston and attended Boston University. She was a staff member at the Jewish Advocate for many years and worked at the International Adoption Agency in Newtonville. She was very involved in the Newton School System, an active member of the American Jewish Congress and the president of  the Temple Emanuel Sisterhood in Newton.She spent retirement on Cape Cod and Florida. Her greatest joy was her family. She was cherished by all who new her and lived a very vibrant and fulfilling life. Services will be private.


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