Dr. Allan Zelig Schwartzberg


Dr. Allan Schwartzberg, of Chevy Chase, passed away from complications of dementia on Jan. 18. He was 90. He was chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at Suburban Hospital, clinical professor of psychiatry at Georgetown University, visiting professor at Harvard Medical School and captain in the Air Force.

Beloved husband of the late Katherine Weiss Schwartzberg; devoted father of Shana Irene Schwartzberg Brayton (Jonathan Brayton) and Robert Michael Schwartzberg (Sandra Yampell); loving brother of the late Arlene Angell of Cleveland, Ohio; cherished grandfather of Eli Brayton and Ruby Brayton. Also survived by nephews, Alan Angell (Beth) and Steve Weiss (Ann); and nieces, Linda Benjamin (Rodney), Darcy Angell (Paul), Doe Weiss and Andrea Weiss.

Contributions may be made to Birthright Israel Foundation, Jewish National Fund or Washington Hebrew Congregation. Services entrusted to Sagel Bloomfield Danzansky Goldberg Funeral Care.

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