Harvey Goldstein

Obituary of Harvey Goldstein

stein, 77 of East Greenbush, NY died on Monday, July 31, 2017 at St. Peter’s Hospital in Albany. Born in Albany, Harvey was a lifelong Capital District resident. He was a graduate of Columbia High School, class of 1957 and the Albany College of Pharmacy, class of 1961. He was a pharmacist and was  the longtime proprietor of the Voorheesville Pharmacy in Voorheesville, NY retiring in 1979.


Loving husband of 58 years to Joan Deitz Goldstein. Beloved father of Brian P. Goldstein and his wife Krista of North Greenbush, NY and Phyllis E. Haskins and her husband Mark also of East Greenbush. Brother of Rodney Goldstein of East Greenbush and Alan Goldstein and his wife Andrea of Niskayuna, NY. Cherished grandfather of Lauryn , Joshua and Samantha Goldstein , Devon and  Jordan Haskins, Brittany Green and her husband Andrew and the soon to arrive “ Baby G” which would have  been Harvey’s first great grandchild. Brother in law of Donald Deitz and his wife Jane and Eileen Clemens both of Rensselaer, NY He also leaves several nieces and nephews.


Services at the Levine Memorial Chapel,. 649 Washington Avenue Albany, on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 12 noon. Interment will follow in the New Rural Cemetery in East Greenbush, NY. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to remember Harvey in a special way may make a memorial contribution to the Rensselaer Senior Citizens Center, 50 Herrick Street Rensselaer, NY 12144 or the Mohawk and Hudson River Humane Society, 3 Oakland Avenue, Menands, NY 12204.