Tuesday, April 9th, 2013...4:17 am
Michael Blum, ’60
Michael Blum, 74, of Columbia, died Wednesday night, April 3, 2013, in the
Veterans’ Hospital in Columbia. He was born October 27, 1938, in Brooklyn,
New York, and was the son of the late Nathaniel Blum and Rita Karesh Blum.
Mr. Blum graduated from Beaufort High School in 1956 and attended The
Citadel and Midlands Technical College. He served in the United States Navy
and, early in his career, was in the computer field. Later he became a
professional photographer and worked in advertising and marketing. He is
survived by his daughter, Victoria Hardin, and grandsons, Skye and Maddox of
Udall, Kansas; and by a sister, Irene Milliman of Columbia. A memorial
service will be held at Beth Shalom Synagogue, 5827 N. Trenholm Road in
Columbia, Sunday. April 7, at noon. Donations in his name may be made to the
American Cancer Society.