Pay What You Wish to visit the Museum on May 22nd
|April 15, 2019 [St. Petersburg, FL] – The Florida Holocaust Museum would like to welcome the community to celebrate the life of its founder, Walter P. Loebenberg. A public Celebration of Life for Walter will be held at The Florida Holocaust Museum (The FHM) on Wednesday, May 22nd at 3:30 p.m. Walter’s family chose this date as it would have been his 95th birthday.|
Additionally, in honor of Walter’s memory, admission to the Museum will be Pay What You Wish all day on May 22nd.
Walter was adored by his family and beloved in the community. His Celebration of Life will be an opportunity for those who felt connected to Walter to share their memories and thoughts.
The FHM is asking the community to submit photographs, letters, and short 1-minute videos for the Museum to compile and include during Walter’s Celebration of Life and then give to his family. If you would like to make a submission, please do so by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to The Florida Holocaust Museum, Attention: Zoe Wright, 55 5th Street S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
If you would like to attend Walter’s Celebration of Life, please call 727.820.0100 ext. 301 to reserve your seat. The FHM is expecting a large turnout, please RSVP as soon as possible to ensure your entry.
The FHM was established by Walter and his wife, Edie, with the help of other businesspeople and community leaders. The Museum is the result of Loebenberg’s remarkable journey and vision.
The Florida Holocaust Museum is located at 55 5th Street S., St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
About The Florida Holocaust MuseumOne of the largest Holocaust museums in the country, and one of three nationally accredited Holocaust museums, The Florida Holocaust Museum honors the memory of millions of men, women and children who suffered of died in the Holocaust. The FHM is dedicated to teaching members of all races and cultures the inherent worth and dignity of human life in order to prevent future genocides. For additional information, please visit www.TheFHM.org