Ray Bell Goldgar
Ray Bell Goldgar
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Ray Bell Kahn Goldgar, 90, died on March 8, 2016 in Houston Texas. Ray was born to Essie and Sophie Kahn in Dallas Texas on June 24, 1925. She is proceeded in death by husband Wilfred and daughter
Elaine Goldgar, father, Essie Kahn and mother Sophie Kahn, brothers, Bernard (Bunny) Kahn, and Alec
Kahn, brother-in-law and Irving Goldgar, sister-in-law, Emy Lou Goldgar and Melba Kahn. She is survived
by daughter Jere Goldgar and brother-in-law Eugene Goldgar and his wife Debbie, nieces and nephews,
Ginny Kahn Coogler and husband Keith, Bill Kahn and wife, Steve Kahn, Jody Goldgar, Jan Goldgar, Rick
Goldgar, Martha Goldgar, Jen Seay and husband Mike, and Josh Goldgar.
Ray was a homemaker for most of her adult life. She was a devoted wife to her husband Wilfred for
over 54 years. It was an adoring relationship, so loving and close. She was very ambitious for her
daughters making sure she gave them a foundation for success. She wanted more than anything than
for both to live independent, self-sufficient lives. Ray was a fashionista. She loved looking pretty until
the end. She was emphatic about wearing makeup and stylish clothes every day.
The family recognizes Future Woodard and Hazel McFarlin who lovingly cared for Mom as if she was
their very own Mom. There no words that can express the gratitude felt by the family. These two ladies
will forever be a part of our extended family. Additionally, the family thanks Health Care staff at
Brookdale Galleria for caring for her.
A memorial service will be will be held on March 13 at 11:00 AM at the Brookdale Galleria Plaza Senior
Residence 2929 Post Oak Blvd. Houston Texas 77056. She will be buried on March 14, at Emanu El
Memorial Park, 8341 Bissonnet St, Houston Texas 77074. A minyan will take place on March 14 at
Brookdale Galleria Plaza at 7:00 PM.


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