Eva Bluestein, a Holocaust survivor, teacher, social activist and loving mother and grandmother, died June 12, 2104. She was 90.

Bluestein came to the United States after the war, earned a degree in sociology from UCLA, raised her family in Beverly Hills, and moved to the East Bay after her husband died to be closer to her grandchildren. She became very involved n numerous social, cultural, and civil causes.

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