Sam Steinbaum, first from right
Sam Steinbaum grew up in Ostrowiec and survived the war. His father Ella, mother Elka and sister Chava all perished during the war.
After spending some time in Munich, Germany, Sam emigrated to Toronto. From the 1950s-1980s, Sam had a smoke shop and restaurant (Stubby's) in partnership with Jack Borenstein.
Sam passed away on May 11, 2015.
Pictured from left to right: Isaac Beinerman, Manya Beinerman, unknown, Sam Steinbaum
Sam and his friend from Ostrowiec Jack Borenstein were partners together in Toronto after the war in a variety store and later a famous snack bar/restaurant called Stubbys, where many survivors , including those from Ostrowiec , gathered together to eat and socialize.
Stubby’s Restaurant- In partnership with Ostrowiec friend and partner Jack Borenstein
Stubbys, Toronto (1960’s)
Pictured from left to right: Sam Steinbaum, Chaskiel Kornwasser