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Giving
The memorial organizer requested donations in honor of Bruce Arthur Pasternack

The BAP Family Fund for Younger-Onset Alzheimer's Disease Research | https://makeagift.stanford.edu If you wish to make a direct financial contribution in Bruce's memory, we invite you to support the creation of The Bruce A Pasternack (BAP) Family Fund for Younger-Onset Alzheimer's Disease Research Chair for Dr. Michael Greicius at Stanford Medical School. To donate, please click this link - https://makeagift.stanford.edu - select "STANFORD MEDICINE," indicate that it is for the "Bruce A Pasternack Family Fund" in the "Other Instructions/Designation" box and select your contribution amount. All donations will be tax-deductible to the full extent of the law, will be directed towards The BAP Family Fund and acknowledged by Stanford Medical School and our family. Donations made directly through the Stanford portal will not be visible on the GatheringUs site but will be visible through the Stanford Fund manager. It is our hope that we can endow a Research Chair in his memory that will exist in perpetuity and fuel life-saving research.

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Memorial Created By
Family of Bruce Pasternack

Bruce Arthur Pasternack

September 20, 1947 - January 13, 2021

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the incredible man loved and admired by so many, Bruce Arthur Pasternack. Bruce passed away on January 13, 2021. The number of lives impacted and influenced by Bruce personally and professionally was immense. We would love for you to share your favorite...  see more

OBITUARY
Bruce Pasternack (A"H) (September 20, 1947 - January 13, 2021) was a man who accomplished more before he was 30 than most people could accomplish in three lifetimes. He was deputy director of energy policy at the Federal Energy Administration under President Ford and was the youngest partner in the history of his company when he went to the private sector. He authored two books on business and countless articles published in places...  see more
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  • Phyllis Jaffee
    Picture of the family at the Galfand 35th wedding anniversary celebration in Lancaster, PA, August 1975.
  • Brian and Sue  Dickie
    I worked closely with Bruce during both of our last few years at Booz, Allen. He was a generous, intelligent and fine man as well as a good partner. I will always treasure his memory.
  • Dan Zacharia
    My best and everlasting memories of Bruce are playing racquetball at What-A-Racquet in Colma (clad in shorts that were too small), trying to stump him on math quizzes (impossible), watching 9er games on Sunday, all the amazing Passovers, Thanksgivings,...  more
  • Go Green
    Bruce and I had much in common. Both born in Brooklyn of 'humble' means, he probably the more humble. We both clawed our way out, his clawing taking him decidedly further. I was a big fan of the Dodgers, having visited Ebbets Field on two occasions, once...  more
  • Daniel Brown
    This is absolutely lovely. What a life well-lived! It's an amazing legacy of love, family and service toward a better world. Condolences to the Pasternack family and I hope you all find solace in the happiest of memories.
  • Melissa Brenner
    Bruce was an extraordinary, bright and accomplished man who was humble, kind, warm and thoughtful. He was welcoming and accepting to all. We have fond memories being together at many social events, family milestone celebrations, poker nights, and...  more
  • Heather Zacharia
    Bruce was my dad's best friend and like an uncle to me. I have fond memories of all our times together as families during holidays and football games and milestone events. I can still hear Bruce yelling at the tv screen when the Niners whiffed it and...  more
  • Michael Lotker
    Michael Lotker added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Bruce Arthur Pasternack:
  • Michael Lotker
    Bruce was quite simply the smartest and most caring person I ever worked for. Although I only worked for him for a few years at BAH, his family and mine developed a life long friendship as our children grew up together. In the more than 50 years I've...  more
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  • Michael Eckstut
    What a wonderful remembrance written by Bruce's family -- it truly encapsulated the man I knew for many years at BAH. Humble, gracious, warm and kind, with a welcoming manner. Bruce was never one to trumpet his accomplishments.
    Bruce and I shared a...  more
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  • Family of Bruce Pasternack
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    Family of Bruce Pasternack added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Bruce Arthur Pasternack:
  • Family of Bruce Pasternack
    Family of Bruce Pasternack added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Bruce Arthur Pasternack:
  • Family of Bruce Pasternack
    Family of Bruce Pasternack added 1 photo(s) to the memorial Bruce Arthur Pasternack:
  • Family of Bruce Pasternack
    Family of Bruce Pasternack added 5 photo(s) to the memorial Bruce Arthur Pasternack:
  • David Tapper
    Bruce was special. He had such a kind soul. A man so accomplished, yet so humble. It's a rare, but beautiful trait. I was proud of him. I looked up to him like you would a big brother. He had a way about him, so warm and caring. a great smile. My only...  more
  • Leslie Fox
    Bruce's extraordinary accomplishments throughout his career were the reflection of a man who cared deeply about the welfare of others and put the thought and effort into making a difference in the lives of others. Knowing him as a family member, I knew...  more
  • Rayna Goldman
    Most of my memories of Bruce were at weddings, birthday parties, bar mitzvahs and family celebrations. He always had that warm welcoming smile. He was gracious and warm and conveyed his joy in life. My grandson, Derick, and I visited Bruce and Lynne...  more