Longtime philanthropist Marie Blackman, 89, dies

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At Hadassah, Blackman was a Marina-Pacific group president and a membership vice president on group and chapter levels; she was on the elected board of directors of the chapter as HMO chair. She also was a board member of Bar-Ilan University, Shaare Zedek Hospital and ORT, and past trustee and sisterhood president of Congregation Anshey Sfard in San Francisco.

Services were held at Sinai Memorial Chapel in San Francisco.

Contributions can be sent to Hadassah, 2215 Judah St., S.F,. CA 94122, or Congregation Anshey Sfard, 1500 Clement St., S.F., CA 94118.