Thursday, 25 July 2013 00:00
Doris Weisbuch Soman was born in 1940 in Great Neck to Shirley Jane Mayers and Manuel Weisbuch, stepdaughter of Edith Glodt Weisbuch. She was a loving and devoted mother to Sophie Soman and the late Sylvie Soman. She was an animal lover and breeder of pedigree boxers, a supporter of liberal causes and a champion of local community projects. She was an avid reader, as well as an enthusiast of music and art. She died Sunday, July 14, 2013 at the age of 73, in Boston, MA in the presence of her loving family.
She was a retired psychotherapist, a graduate of Dana Hall School, Williams College and Antioch College. She was a skillful flutist who played at Tanglewood, as well as an accomplished gourmand who studied at the famous Cordon Bleu cooking school in France.
She is survived by her daughter Sophie Soman of Charlestown, MA; her sister Betty W. Stone of Manchester and Cambridge, MA; her brothers, Paul D. Berman of Manhattan,
Jonathan B. Weisbuch of Phoenix, Arizona and Canaan, and many nephews and great nephews.
A memorial service for Doris Soman was held July 17.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the MSPCA.