Born in Chicago, Mr. Wolsky married Bobbie shortly after his service in the Coast Guard. He owned a furniture and appliance business called Wolsky Brothers with his brother Nat, and later a catalog showroom in Chicago called Oak Supply. In 1994 Sam and Bobbie retired and moved to Tucson to be near their children.
Mr. Wolsky was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Bobbie. Survivors include his children, Bari (Mark) Ross and David (Faye) Wolsky, both of Tucson; and five grandchildren.
Services were held at Evergreen Mortuary, with Rabbi Robert Eisen of Congregation Anshei Israel officiating. Interment followed in the Anshei Israel section of Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Leukemia/Lymphoma Society, P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA 01202 or lls.org, Peppi’s House, 2715 N. Wyatt Drive, Tucson, AZ 85712; or Congregation Anshei Israel, 5550 E. 5th St., Tucson, AZ 85711.