Abraham Harry Balak, of Columbia, died on Feb. 28. Beloved husband of almost 70 years to Helen Pearl “Pauline” Balak. Devoted father of Marla (Steve) Baron. Dear brother of Jack (Sonia) and the late Nathan (Debbie) Balakirsky. Loving grandfather of Ian, Jenna and Henry Baron. Contributions may be made to the USO (uso.org). Arrangements entrusted to Torchinsky Hebrew Funeral Home.