Deceased Information

  • DECEASED

    Albert Tenenbaum

    Avraham Ben Aharon v’ Chasya

  • AGE

    94

  • DATE OF DEATH

    Friday, October 07, 2022 (After Sunset)

  • DATE OF FUNERAL

    Sunday, October 09, 2022

  • TIME OF FUNERAL

    2:00PM

  • PLACE OF FUNERAL

    Graveside

  • FUNERAL STREAM

    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85624935249?pwd=QW9qOGpReUtoNmM4ektoU3Nxc055QT09

    Meeting ID: 856 2493 5249

    Passcode: 221421

  • DONATIONS

  • OBITUARY

    Albert Tenenbaum, Avraham Ben Aharon v’ Chasya, age 94, passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his loving family.  Born in New York, the Tenenbaum family moved to Atlanta when Albert was a young child.  He graduated from Boys High and attended Georgia Tech until he joined his family in the grocery business.  He met his wife Tillie in 1949 and knew immediately she was the one for him.  Their courtship was long distance while he served in the Korean war.  His letters to her captured her heart and they were married in 1954.  Albert built the Great Savings grocery store, and was a savvy businessman.  He also dabbled in commercial real estate with his Galanti/Benator/Werbin familes.  His business reputation was built on honesty, fairness, and a straight-forward approach.  He was a life-time member at Congregation Shearith Israel and a long-time member of Congregation Or VeShalom.

    Albert was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 66 years, Tillie Galanti Tenenbaum (of blessed memory). He was a dedicated father to Charlotte (Joel) Marks, Lenore (Scott) Kaye, and Toby (David) Fagin.  He was also a devoted grandfather to Andrew (Chevi) Marks, Steven (Sherry) Marks, Adam (Chelsea) Fagin, Megan (Jordan) Remer and Lauren Fagin.  He was blessed with eight great-grandchildren, who brought him tremendous joy.

    Graveside services will be held at Arlington Memorial Park on Sunday, October 9, 2022 at 2:00PM. To honor Albert’s memory, donations can be made to Congregation Or VeShalom, Congregation Shearith Israel or a charity of your choosing. Arrangements by Dressler’s, 770-451-4999.

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  • Shirley and Marvin Zimmerman

    We have beautiful memories from family dinners of the love and devotion of Albert and Tillie and their children and grandchildren. It was heartwarming to see. Please accept our deepest sympathy for your enormous loss.


  • Candy Cohen Gulden

    I was so sad to hear about Albert's death. He was such a spirited, lovely person. I loved hearing his stories and seeing him and Tillie in synagogue. My sincere sympathy.


  • Jack & Fran Arogeti

    Dear Charlotte, Lenore, Toby, spouses, grandchildren and great grandchildren; Like everyone who ever met your dear Dad, Fran and I have long thought the world of him. I'll especially miss him. The eulogies you so lovingly gave him at the Service yesterday were beyond moving. They were extraordinary. As was the love and dedication you each gave so abundantly to him throughout his life and especially these past 2 years. Maybe Steven summed it up most perfectly biblically, your dear Dad's work, his selfless labor of endless love, "was very good". possible level. So very many of us will always be grateful and proud to have your dear parents - of blessed memories - as our friends, and still as our life examples. God bless you all and thank you for sharing such poignant words with everyone yesterday. Extraordinary unforgettable stories about an extraordinary unforgettable gentle man.


  • Marilyn F Cristal

    Alan and I were saddened by the passing of your dear father. He was a fun person. I remember when my Mom would have parties at our house on Wildwood Rd and you mom and dad were always there enjoying good food, good company and the drinking. Our parents knew how to have fun. we are thinking of you!


  • Scott & Debby Feld

    Lenore & Scott, we are so sorry for your loss. May your dad's memory be a blessing.


  • Sandra Levy Caplan

    Tillie and Albert were always a sweet part of our extended family—the Levy’s Meyer and Elsie.


  • Burt and Betty Handmacher

    Betty and I share in this time of a great loss. We have known your Mother and Father since we were teenagers. Albert and I were fraternity brothers . We will miss them both very much. May your memories comfort you during this tragic loss.


  • Pescha and Elliott Penso

    Heartfelt sympathies to the entireTenenbaum Families!


  • Missy + Darryl Maslia

    Sending our condolences to the entire Tenenbaum family. May Albert’s memory be a blessing.


  • Moe and Sherri Soriano

    So sorry to learn of Albert's passing. May the memories of his gentility and kindness be a comfort to you all.


  • Lucy Maslia

    So sorry to learn this morning of Albert’s passing! This is an end of another era and another loss of a dear and long time friend. My heartfelt sympathy and love to all of you.


  • GLENN KAREN BRANDON AND ZACK

    DEAR CHARLOTTE,LENORE,TOBY AND FAMILY,,SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS,IT WAS A PLEASURE TO GET TO KNOW YOUR FATHER OVER THE YEARS


  • Leah Franco

    Charlotte, Lenore, & Toby -A truly kind, dear man. Treasure your memories - they will bring comfort. Leah


  • Madolin Seldes

    Toby and Dave, I am sorry for the loss of your father. Fondly, Madolin


  • Gail Cohn

    Charlotte, My sympathy to you and yours over the loss of your father.


  • Amy and Morris Maslia

    Dear Charlotte, Lenore, Toby and family: Our hearts go out to you at this very difficult time. Albert always had a smile on his face when he greeted us at OVS after Shabbat Services and Holidays, along with your Mom (of Blessed Memory). He is remembered by all as a gentle man with a kind soul and heart. May his memory be a blessing to you and all who knew and met Albert.


  • Many and Morris Maslia

    Dear Charlotte, Lenore, and Toby and family: Our hearts go out to you at this very difficult time. Albert always had a smile on his face when he greeted us at OVS after Shabbat Services and Holidays, along with your Mom (of Blessed Memory). He is remembered by all as a gentle man with a kind soul and heart. May his memory be a blessing to you and all he knew and met Albert.


  • Elise and Gary Meyer

    Toby, Charlotte and Lenore, we are thinking of you and your families. Your dad will be remembered by all who knew him as a kind hearted soul. May he Rest In Peace as he is reunited with your mom. It’s never easy to lose a parent no matter when. May you find comfort with friends and family help in this time. Elise and Gary


  • Jody Steinberg

    Toby, Charlotte, Lenore and families, I am so sorry for your loss - your dad was a wonderful man and kind to all. May the many years of joy and love kindle fantastic memories to sustain you during this time of loss. May his memory be a blessing to you all and for generations to come


  • Dale and Bob Israel

    So very sorry for your loss. May memories of your dad comfort you during this difficult time.


  • Sheryl Rechtman

    Charlotte, Lenore, Toby and families, I'm so sorry to hear about your dad. Sending you my deepest condolences.


  • Marcy Steinberg

    I am so very very sorry to hear of your loss. Know that I am sending my heartfelt sympathy. May his memory be for a blessing.


  • Annie and maurice cohen

    We were so saddened to hear those news. Our condolences to all of you. We have such great memories of him. He was always so nice to us. We will miss him . .


  • Jerry and Elaine Blumenthal

    Dear Charlotte and the family - We send sympathy on the loss of your beloved father. We know you and your family brought him great joy....and hope, in time, memories will become consoling. Love, Elaine & Jerry


  • Eileen Silberstein

    Toby, I am so sorry for the loss of your father. Let warm memories surround you and May his name be for a blessing.


  • Phyllis M. Cohen

    Charlotte, Joel, and Family ~ Very sorry to read about dear Albert's passing and another great loss for you. It is so heartbreaking to lose your parent, no matter their age. Thinking of you, wishing you strength, and sending my deepest condolences.


  • Kathie & Steve Alhadeff

    Charlotte, Toby & Lenore Your dad was an amazing, gentile and sweet man. Your parents were so wonderful together, and I hope they are dancing in heaven now. May his sweet memories bring a smile and comfort to your heart. Sending so much love, Kathie & Stevie


  • Leon and Sylvia and Capouano

    Our hearts go out to Tillie and Albert’s family. Our thoughts are with you. May his memory be a blessing. Leon and Sylvia Capouano


  • Harold Lefkoff

    Dear Charlotte. Albert and I were next door neighbors growing up on Washington Street. He really was a super guy.


  • Jackie Miklas

    Charlotte and Family-I am so sorry for your loss. May sweet memories carry you through the days and weeks ahead and May your dad’s memory always be for a blessing. Thinking of you!


  • Patrice Cohen

    Toby, Lenore, Charlotte and families, Sending prayers and hugs and sincere condolences to all of you during this very difficult time. Uncle Albert was a wonderful, loving and funny gentleman. I am saddened to hear about his passing. I remember many times spent with him and Aunt Tillie with Toby at your house. Also, I have fond memories of the recitals that he was present at when Toby and I tap danced with Shirley Ivey's dance studio. I am so sorry for your loss. May his memory be a blessing. Much love. Patrice Cohen


  • Diane and David Braun

    We are sorry for your loss and we’re sending you our deepest condolences.


  • Cecile Waronker

    So sorry to hear about Albert. Please accept my deepest sympathy. Love, Cecile Waronker


  • Susan and Ron Heidt

    To the entire Tenenbaum Family, our hearts break for all of you. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Sending hugs.


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