Seymour “Shim” Silverstein


BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. –Seymour “Shim” Silverstein, of Boynton Beach, and Narragansett, formerly of Newton, Mass., died December 22. He was the husband of Barbara (Dunn) Silverstein; father of James, Gary and Lee Silverstein; stepfather of Scott Brightman and his wife Sharon, and Todd Brightman. He was the grandfather of six, brother of Dr. Paul Silverstein and his wife Sybil of Minn., and brother-in-law of Alan Rottenberg and his wife Debbie.

He was formerly with Stop & Shop companies, and then purchased United Paper Stock Co., which was subsequently sold to International Forest Products. Contributions may be made to Temple Emanuel, 385 Ward St., Newton, MA 02459, or Congregation B’Nai Israel, 224 Prospect St., Woonsocket, RI 02895.