Friday, July 11, 2014 Tammuz 13, 5774
Dr. Sidney N. Zubrow, 96, a physician who practiced medicine for more than 60 years, died Jan. 9 at his home in Philadelphia. Zubrow was a graduate of Central High School, where he was editor-in-chief of the yearbook, and the University of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann Medical School. He was certified as a fellow of the American College of Physicians as...
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Walter Gershenfeld, 84, internationally known as a labor arbitrator, mediator and scholar, serving as president both of the National Academy of Arbitrators and the Labor and Employment Relations Association, died Feb. 24. He was an emeritus professor and dean at Temple University. Gershenfeld grew up in South Philadelphia. He graduated from Southern High School, earned his bachelor's degree from Temple...
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Robert Klein, 85, an industrial engineer and philanthropist, died Feb. 6. He was a native of Philadelphia. Klein graduated from Penn State University, where he was captain of the golf team, and in later years, president of the Alumni Association. He was presented with numerous awards, including Alumni Fellow, Distinguished Alumnus (the highest honor given to alumni), and Volunteer of...
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Dr. William "Bill" Schwartz, 95, who practiced dentistry for 50 years in the area, died Feb. 21 in Bellingham, Wash. Born in Philadelphia, he went to school here, graduating from Temple University. Schwartz later served as a captain in Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower's headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, during World War II. He was honored by the Chapel of the Four...
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Aaron Passman
Through the years, Annabel Lindy never wanted her name attached to any of the numerous communal initiatives she was involved in, even though she left her fingerprints across the spectrum of Jewish life in Philadelphia. Lindy died of cancer Feb. 16, and in her 78 years, she helped establish and support a number of Jewish institutions throughout the area. Chief...
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