Lisa A. Abrams, age 74 of Pittsburgh, formally of Fall River, MA, died Wednesday, December 27, 2017. She was born November 29, 1943 in Tucson, Arizona, the daughter of the late Ruth Wolpoff.
Lisa spent the first half of her career as a dental hygienist and a mom, after her children went to college, she too embarked on a second career, obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in social work and advocating for victims of domestic violence.
She is survived by her sons; Seth (Rebecca) Abrams of White Oak, and Neal (Julie) Abrams of Syracuse, New York, and grandchildren, Sadie, Ella, Leah, Molly and Abbie.
Remembrances may be made in Lisa’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090-6011, Our Sister’s Place, P.O. Box 4236, Fall River, MA 02723, or your local domestic violence agency.
Arrangements were handled by Strifflers of White Oak Cremation & Mortuary Services (Sue Striffler Galaski, Supervisor, 412-678-6177). Condolences may be made at strifflerfuneralhomes.com.
Originally published December 28, 2017.