Saul Lighter

Funeral Service: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 at 12:00 PM
Paperman & Sons
Shiva: Wednesday, December 06, 2017 to
Sunday, December 10, 2017

2333 Sherbrooke St. W. #1501, Montreal, H3H 2T6.
Shiva Details: Shiva hours: Wednesday and Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Friday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., and Sunday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Cemetery: Shaar Hashomayim Cemetery
Donations: The “Saul Lighter Memorial Fund” c/o the Montreal General Hospital Foundation, (514) 934-8230.

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86 Condolences

judy frank - 2 days ago

Dear Pearl, It is with great sadness that I learned of Sol's death. My heart goes out to you and the family. May God give you strength at this difficult time.

Gerry Nichols - 2 days ago

Dear Pearl My thoughts are with you and your family in your hour of sorrow Gerry Nichols

Edythe Berman - 3 days ago

Dear Pearl and family, I was so sorry to hear the sad news about your wonderful husband Saul. He was such a terrific gentleman. I will really miss him. Hope there will be happier times for you in the future. Best Thoughts, Edythe Berman

Heidi Kaplan - 3 days ago

Danny, my condolences to you and your family on the loss of your father. Heidi Kaplan

Pamela Burnett - 4 days ago

Danny I am so sorry to hear about your father. My sympathies to you and your family. Thinking of you. Pamela

Carol Lesser - 4 days ago

Dear Danny, My deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your father. Carol Lesser

Don Deitcher - 4 days ago

Dear Pearl, Judy and Danny. I am so sorry for your loss. I have so many warm memories of your family and house from so very long ago. It was always a pleasure to run into you and Saul at unexpected times. My deepest sympathies. Don Deitcher

Karen and Jeff Waxman - 5 days ago

Dear Danny, Our deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of your dad. Karen and Jeff

Debi Popielnik Levy - 5 days ago

Dear Judy, Lawrence, Danny and Family, my deepest condolences on the loss of your beloved father. May his memory continue to be a source of strength and may the love of family and friends get you through this most difficult time. My thoughts are with you. Debi Popielnik Levy

Dena Solomon - 5 days ago

Dear Danny, Our deepest sympathies to you and your family on the loss of a beloved father and grandfather. Dena and Andrew

Marilynmanusmiller - 5 days ago

Dear Pearl My deepest condolences to you and your family on the passing. Of your beloved husband Saul.

Mona Golfman - 5 days ago

My sincerest sympathy to Pearl & family on Saul’s passing ; a sad time ! May words of kindness bring some comfort to u ,! Warmly Mona G

Marion Hecht - 5 days ago

Pearl and family: So very sorry to hear this news. Many hugs and warm thoughts, condolences. Marion

Naomi Roskies - 6 days ago

Dear Pearl and Family, I am truly sorry for your loss. The warmth and sincerity that both Saul and you show(ed) others is striking and memorable. May you take comfort in the memory of a husband, father, grandfather whose life really made a difference. Naomi Roskies

Sheila and Herb Greenwald - 6 days ago

Dear Pearl Deepest sympathies to you on Sauls sudden passing What a friendly warm human being he was So sorry for your loss Sheila and Herb Greenwald

Cynthia and Max Bernard - 6 days ago

Dear Pearl, We are very sorry to hear of Saul's passing. Our sincere sympathy to you and your family. Cynthia and Max Bernard.

Helen Lazarovitz - 6 days ago

My sincere condolences to you all at this most difficult time. Fondly,Helen Lazarovitz

Dana & Bill Bell - 6 days ago

Dear Pearl & Danny- Please accept Dana & my sincere condolences on the loss of a very special man- As you know Saul's office was across the hall from ours-we met in the hallway virtually every day-he always had a smile and a humorous comment-I loved him! Dana & Bill Bell

Michael & Linda Wolfe - 6 days ago

We are so sorry to hear of Saul's passing. Our hearts and love go out to all of you. May all your cherished memories of the time spent together bring you comfort during this time. Love, The Boston Wolfe Family

Mona and David Frank - 6 days ago

David joins me in extending to you all, our most profound sympathies . He was such a kind and gentle soul, a true mench.We had the privilege of staying with you both on the West Coast, the ease to which you opened up your home, with such kindness has left a lasting memory. We wish you the strength you will need in the days ahead to carry you through the difficult times.

Susan & Allan Strauss - 6 days ago

To Judy and your family, our sincerest condolences. We have been told of your dad's vibrant life recently celebrated on the joyous occasion of his 90th birthday. He will certainly be missed.

RHODA Wise - 6 days ago

Dear pearl I am shocked and deeply saddened to learn of Saul’s death, He was such a kind and giving person. He will be greatly missed.

Lisa Freedman Smith - 6 days ago

Dear Lighter family, My condolences to you on the loss of your husband, father, and grandfather. May all the wonderful memories give you strength at this difficult time. No more sorrow.

Nancy Gurberg - 6 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny and Judy, I am so sorry for the loss of your dear husband and father. Saul was earl liked and respected. To be highly regarded is something he earned through a lifetime of being kind to others. May Saul's neshama be protected through your many acts of love and kindness Wishing you no more sorrow. Nancy

Noni Respitz - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Judy and Danny, our heartfelt sympathies to you and your families. Noni and Larry

Nathalie Benaroche - 7 days ago

Dear Danny, Maude, Erica, Julia, Nick, Steve and Claudia, My deepest sympathies on the loss of your father and grandfather. Thinking of all of you during this difficult time. With love, Nathalie and Ronnie

Nitai and June - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny and all the Lighters, our most sincere condolences.

Ann and David Kruger - 7 days ago

Dear Judy and family. Please accept our sincerest condolences on the passing of your father.

Eleanor Latsky - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, My deepest sympathy to you and your family on the recent loss of your dear husband, Saul. My thoughts are with you in your time of sorrow Fondly, Ellie

Martin Dufour - 7 days ago

Recevez mes très sincères condoléances et l'expression de ma plus profonde sympathie.

Dorothy Miller - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl and family, my deepest condolences.

Jennifer Young and Bryan Litvack - 7 days ago

Our deepest and most heartfelt sympathies to the entire family. Please know that are in our thoughts and in our hearts.

Pearl Adams - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl & family, It is with great sadness that I learned of Saul’s passing.. He will be missed by all who knew him. My sincerest Sympathy to you & your family. Love, Pearl Love, Pearl

Joy Kozlov Bettinelli - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny, Judy & Family, I have very fond memories as a teenager of Saul and your family and the love you all shared. May you and your family be comforted by the wonderful memories you all have. With much love, Joy Kozlov Bettinelli

Freda Browns - 7 days ago

Dear Family Lighter, Words cannot express how deeply we feel for your loss, which is our loss as well. Our hearts are heavier with the passing of this "Lighter". Love, Freda and Irwin

Anna and Aron Gonshor - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl and Danny Our heartfelt sympathies on your terrible loss. May you find comfort in his good name and fond memories. Warmly, Anna and Aron Gonshor Hi

Lisa Glickman - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny, Maude, Judy, Laurence and all the rest of the extended Lighter clan. I am deepely saddened yet grateful for the time I got to know Saul. Always a mensch, a gentleman with a kind sense if hunour and a sparkle in his eye, a great family man...he will be deeply missed and greatly beloved in memory. Much love, Lisa

Maury & Randy Bowen - 7 days ago

To the Lighter Family , We were so sorry to learn of Sauls passing, please accept our sincerest sympathies. We hope that the warm thoughts of others and the happy memories you have of Saul will help you get through this very difficult time. Fondly, Randy & Maury Bowen

Gerald/ Charlotte Guttman - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny and families We were shocked to learn of Saul's passing. Having had lunch with him just 2 weeks ago where we celebrated his birthday and he was looking forward to celebrating with his family on Saturday night. He was a honorable man and will be missed by all. Charlotte and Gerry

Abe sluser - 7 days ago

So sorry to hear of Saul’s passing. We go back a long way Sincerely Abe Sluser

marion and art - 7 days ago

dear perl and family.may you all be spared any further sorrows.sol was a nice man.

Joanne, Terry Halton - 7 days ago

Dear Danny and family, We are in Florida but would like to express our sincere sympathy and condolences for your loss

Hon. Israel and Mrs Ann Shirley Mass - 7 days ago

Our sincerest condolences to Danny and the entire Lighter family.

Frank Guttman - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny, Judy and family: Our deepest sympathy on your loss. I only came to appreciate Saul's many qualities over the past few years. I noted his intelligence, his sense of humour and his political views. We mourn his passing with you. Sincerely Herta & Frank

Maidy & Irv Teitelbaum - 7 days ago

To the Family of the Late Saul Lighter, Our association and friendship with the Lighter family goes back to Saul's Helen Harper days in the 1960s and extends to the present day and our daughter Carole's close friendship with Danny, and grandson Matthew's fond memories of "mentoring" Saul in computer operations. Saul was always kind, soft-spoken and well-informed, a highly intelligent man, "a mensch" in every sense of the word. He will be missed by all who knew him. Please accept our deepest sympathies and may you be spared further sorrows. Maidy & Irv Teitelbaum

Bunny and Mort Lechter - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny, Judy and family, you have lost a Renaissance Man. Kind ,informed,learned,cultured, and fun loving. We consider it an honor to have known him and to have been recognized by him. Please accept , from away, our most sincere condolences. We wish you all Long Life. Bunny and Morty.

Mia Swartzman - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl and Family - our deepest and heartfelt condolences. May the memories of Saul, a kind, giving and gentle soul, bring you some comfort during this time of grief. Mia Swartzman and family

Claire Stern - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl and family,, My sincere sympathies on the loss of your husband, father and grandfather Saul Lighter. I will always remember, while employed at the Jewish Public Library, the pleasure of working with the Lighter family and the kindness and smile of Mr. Lighter. May he rest in peace.

Sandra Montgomery - 7 days ago

Pearl. - So sorry to hear of your loss. Saul was a very special person. Warm, intelligent. - a mensch. It was always a pleasure to be in his company. My sympathies to you and the family. Sandra Montgomery

Alain Murad - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl and Family, My most sincere condolences on Saul’s passing. His devotion to community and the Jewish Public Library in particular, were truly exemplary. May his memory be a source of pride and comfort to you all.

Karen Etingin - 7 days ago

My deepest, deepest condolences to all of you. Saul's charm, smile, and his abiding love for his family will live on forever in the hearts and minds of those who loved him. May his memory be a blessing. Karen

david & sonia oberman - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl and Family, Dave and I were shocked to hear the tragic news about Saul's sudden death and we send you our deepest condolences. We were just together, recently, having lunch and Saul had some great stories for us and was full of life. May Saul's memory be a blessing. Dave & Sonia Oberman

Michael Crelinsten - 7 days ago

Pearl, Danny, Words never suffice but I offer them, nevertheless. My very sincerest condolences to you, Danny and all your family. Michael

Cathy Grundman - 7 days ago

Dear Danny; My sincere sympathies on the loss of your father. May those who are close to you bring you much comfort during this difficult time. Cathy

Freda and. Ernie. Rashkovan - 7 days ago

Dear. Pearl and Family. We were saddened and shocked to read about. Saul’s sudden passing.Sorry we can’t express our condolences in person but please know that our hearts and thoughts are with you.

jamie, stephen and mattie - 7 days ago

Danny and the entire Lighter family: we were so very sorry to hear of your loss thoughts are with you at this difficult time

Gloria April - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl—my heartfelt sympathy to you and your family on the loss of Saul.May the fond memories you shared be a comfort to you at this difficult time.

Carole & Bernie Arbess - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny & family, We were saddened to hear of Saul's passing. We shall always remember him fondly as a warm & friendly man. We hope, thatyourmany memories of happy times together will help sustain you at this difficult time. Carole. & Bernie Arbess.

Bunny Berke - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl & family, I am so sorry to read of your enormous loss. I send my sincere condolences to you. May your memories give you strength. Bunny Berke

Joanne Garfinkle - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl,Danny and family , I am sorry for your loss. I hope you find comfort in your family and friends during this difficult time.

jewel and paul lowenstein - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl, We are so saddened to read of the sudden passing of Saul. We extend our sympathies to you and your family on your loss of a respected business man who also enjoyed culture, sports, nature and all good things in life. May the memories give you strength at this difficult time. Jewel and Paul Lowenstein

Deborah Corber - 7 days ago

Danny, my sincere condolences on this profound loss. I hope you will derive comfort from a lifetime of cherished memories and the love of family and friends.

Myrna Housefather - 7 days ago

My sincere condolences to you. May the fond memories console you during this difficult time. Myrna Housefather

Brenda Blatt - 7 days ago

Dear Pearl Our heartfelt sympathy is with you and your loved ones . Saul was alwats so warm and had a twinkle in his eyes whenever we bumped into you both - in Stowe and Montreal. Very fondly, Brenda Blatt and Nate Sheiner

Pete Broder - 7 days ago

Dear Lighter family....my deepest sympathy.

Allan Ostrega - 7 days ago

My condolences to the Lighter family. Saul was a respected and liked leader in our industry. May he rest in peace. Allan Ostrega

Shirley and Harvey Corn - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny and family. We send our deepest sympathies on the loss of Saul. It was a delight to be in his company. He shall be missed. Our thoughts are with you at this very sad time.

Wendy Corn & Andrew Nevard - 8 days ago

Dear Danny and family, we are so saddened to hear of your loss and are thinking of you at this difficult time.

Etty and Ralph Bienstock - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl ,Danny, and family, Saul was a wise, thoughtful, leader in a tough industry. He was my mentor. We are saddened by his sudden departure. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

Patricia Goldstein Holtzberg - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny, Judy and Laurence and families, I was saddened to hear about the loss of your beloved Saul. He will be fondly remembered by all. Wishing you strength and courage during this difficult time. Our thoughts are with you.

Maxine and Harvey Sigman - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl and family, We were so sorry to learn of Sol's passing and extend to you all our deepest sympathy. Know our thoughts are with you at this very sad time. Fondly, Maxine and Harvey

Guita Hyman - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl, I am so saddend to learn of the passing of Saul.Please accept my sincerest sympathy.Guita Hyman

Lorne - 8 days ago

My Condolences to the Lighter Family, In all my travels we would always bump into Saul . Paris, London, HK, NYC, LA. He was like inspector columbo searching for that new item, idea, color trend. His love of good food. Magnani on Lajeunesse, always a regular. Old school, always fresh ideas. Saul Lighter was a good guy . Rest in peace.

Manon Gauthier - 8 days ago

Dearest Pearl, Danny and Family, Our love, thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult period of mourning. Please accept our heartfelt sympathies. Manon Gauthier & daughter Sierra

Barbara and Jack Rosenthal - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl ....we often crossed paths with Saul and he always had something kind to say...we will miss his cheery disposition...our deepest condolences to you and your family at this very difficult time. Sincerely, Barbara and Jack Rosenthal

Gloria Davis - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl Ken and I were shocked to read of Sol's death. It was very recent when we met at Windridge having lunch. We are happy Sol was well until his death. We extend our deepest condolences for your loss. Gloria and Ken

marian & alan schauber - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl & Family. We are in shock having just heard the un- beleleveable news about the sudden passing of Saul. We could not image a finer person to know with his admirable character and warm friendship. We will profoundly miss him and cherish the time we spent together. Our sympathies go out to you and your family and know that we shall be thinking about both of you during this period of mourning. Marian and Alan Schauber

Josie and Arthur Roskies - 8 days ago

Dear Pearlie, We were absolutely shocked to get the bad news just minutes ago. He was such a warm and delightful person always ready with a smile, a bon mot and a hug. I well remember the tennis games we had before his hip put him out of action. May you and your children be comforted in the knowledge that he was a universally respected and admired mensch.

Roxana Brauns - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny and Family, My ending love, thoughts and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. Please accept my sincere sympathies. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you mourn. May Saul's memory be a blessing.

Glenna - 8 days ago

Dear Lighter family, Sending you heartfelt sympathy on the loss of a special man. I will always hold precious and fond memories in my heart of the many times I spent with all of you. Glenna Chinks

Sol Goldberg - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl.. So shocked to see Saul's name in the obits....We go way way back to public school....I ask that you accept my sincerest sympathies and may my old pal rest eternally at peace in Gan Eiden amongst the Just in Zion and Jerusalem...

Alvin Segal - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny & Family, So sad to hear the news of Saul passing. He was the last card I did the day before I left for Florida in November. He was the best card I had for the last 35 years. He was always a pleasure to talk to - so friendly to talk to, so with it! We always enjoyed our conversations. We are all going to miss him, he was a great guy, he will always be in our memories. My sympathies to you all, Alvin Segal

Susan Glickman and Toan Klein - 8 days ago

So terribly sad to hear this news. Saul was such a mensch and will be sorely missed by all who knew him. Sending everyone in the family much much love. Susan Glickman and Toan Klein

Marilyn Schiff and Frank Hoffer - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl and family : We are out of town and heard the terribly sad news of Saul’s passing from Gloria this morning. How sudden and how shocking! Saul was a prince of a man : fine , warm , generous , intelligent, unfailingly kind , considerate , charming and so handsome and elegant to boot . He was a mensch , above all ! Our heartfelt condolences to you all . Marilyn and Frank

Leora Cukier - 8 days ago

Dear Pearl, Danny, Judy and families, My sincere condolences. I remember enjoying working with Saul on the condo board of the Fort. He was a nice, kind man. I'm happy to have known him. Leora

Allison Lightstone-Gold - 8 days ago

Dearest Uncle Saul, in our hearts 4-ever; we will miss you so. Auntie Pearl, Danny, Judy, Lawrence and all the beautiful grandkids he cherished so much... I'm so sorry xoxoxoxox