330Sad News -- Sid Salinger
- Oct 13, 2013JGSS member Sid had just celebrated his 80th birthday in August. He had done extensive work on his family tree and had more than 1,000 names.Sidney (Sid) Salinger , 80, born August 27, 1933, died peacefully in his sleep on September 28, 2013. Beloved husband of Nancy Perlman Salinger. Devoted father of Lenore (Dusty) Ryan, and Adam (Paula) Salinger. Proud grandpa of James Ryan and Isabela Salinger. Dear brother of John (Gail) Salinger and step brother of Jane (Pete) Scoppa. Sid graduated from Hyde Park High School, Chicago. After graduating from Indiana University, Sid moved to California where he pursued a successful career in advertising.Later he became a life insurance professional with John Hancock. Upon retirement, Sid and Nancy moved to Roseville where he immediately became involved in the community. He was active in many activities including the Harmonicoots, the writer's club, water aerobics, and the genealogy club.A memorial service will be held Friday. November 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM in the Spruce Room at Sierra Pines, 7600 Whistle Stop Way, Roseville, CA. Donations in his memory may be made to Indiana University Foundation, P.O. Box 500, Bloomington, IN 47402, or a charity of your choice .