Wednesday, March 4, 2015 AdarI 13, 5775
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Cis B. Golder, 75, of Philadelphia, died on May 25 at her home in Philadelphia after a long battle with breast cancer - a battle she waged by raising funds to fight the disease. She was a leader and fundraiser in both local and national Jewish organizations. Born Cynthia Berger, Golder grew up in Feltonville, and graduated from Olney High...
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Helene Marks, 56, executive director of the Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation, died May 22. The former Helene Polish, she was a resident of Blue Bell. Marks is credited with having moved the Terri Lynne Lokoff Child Care Foundation during her tenure into the national spotlight, with the expansion to all 50 states of the Terri Lynne Lokoff Child...
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Edward R. Becker, 73, a former chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, died of cancer on May 19. A graduate of Central High School in 1950, Becker moved on to graduate Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Pennsylvania in 1954. After law school at Yale, he became a partner in a law practice...
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Harold ("Hal") Hymovitz, 75, a longtime Boy Scout leader who was known for his volunteer service, died July 24. He was a resident of Hatboro. Hymovitz was active in Boy Scouting for most of his life, mainly as an assistant scoutmaster of Troop 185 (sponsored by Congregation Adath Jeshurun) and the head of the Kitchen Committee for the region's Jewish...
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Luba Kadison Buloff, 99, an actress and leading lady in the Yiddish theater for more than 50 years, died May 4 at her home in Manhattan. Billed as Luba Kadison, she played starring roles in works by the great playwrights of Yiddish theater, including I.J. Singer and Sholem Asch. She often co-starred with her husband, Joseph Buloff, whom she met...
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