|Birth: ||Aug. 6, 1929|
|Death: ||Jan. 9, 2008|
Sanford Isadore (Sandy)Brophy, age 78, Omaha passed away at home surrounded by family January 9, 2008.
He was born August 6, 1929 in Tulsa, OK.
Sandy was an All-State basketball player in San Diego. Sandy lettered in basketball at the University of Oklahoma. He proudly served in the armed forces. His career in Omaha began in 1954 as owner of Market Cleaners. He owned a COIT franchise and was a past owner of Contract Interiors. He was a past board member and sports Hall of Famer for the Jewish Community Center. Past board member of Together Inc. and past President of Millard Rotary. Sandy pitched fastpitch softball well into his forties.
He was preceded in death by father and mother and wife Barbara.
Survived by brother, Jerry Brofosky, Tulsa; sisters, Pauline Carmel and Evelyn and Bernie Arbesman, Baltimore, MD. His children, David Brophy, Dallas, TX, Debra and James Andrews, Lawrence and Karen Brophy; stepchildren, Jeffrey and Carrie Ramnes, Teri and Joel Schwarck; six grand0children and dear friend, Joanie Kaiman.
Gravside Services were held at Temple Isreal Cemetery, 6412 North 42nd Street on Friday, January 11, 2008 at 1:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Together Inc. of Omaha, 1616 Cass St.
Published in the Omaha World-Herald from 1/9/2008 - 1/14/2008.
Pleasant Hill Jewish Cemetery
Created by: Leslie Hollander McVay
Record added: Jan 14, 2008
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