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Ian J. Berg, 68, a financial-services entrepreneur who also founded a business-funded college scholarship program for Camden youths, died Dec. 23, at New York Presbyterian Hospital. He was a resident of Cherry Hill, N.J. For the last decade, Berg had been a managing partner of Eastern Technology Fund in West Conshohocken. He previously was president of Copelco Corp., a firm...
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Samuel P. Roth, 87, a Holocaust survivor and master tailor who worked in the Philadelphia garment district for more than 30 years, died Dec. 9. Born in Czestochowa, Poland, Roth was the sole survivor of his family of seven, once the Nazis had liquidated the ghetto in his hometown in October 1942. In 1947, he was called as a witness...
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Robert Charles Harris, 90, founder and original director of Blue Bell Camp, died Dec. 13. He was a resident of Blue Bell. Harris grew up in Philadelphia and attended the original Oak Lane Country Day School when it was still located in Oak Lane (Philadelphia). He went on to graduate from Olney High School. A 1941 graduate of Temple University,...
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Irving Broudy, 80, a distributor of HVAC products and parts, died Dec. 5. He was a resident of Philadelphia. Broudy operated the Broudy Supply Co. with his late brother, Jules Broudy, which survived 90 years as a family business, and still continues as Broudy Precision. A leader in the Jewish community, Broudy was president of the Philadelphia Chapter of the...
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Joan Barbara Cohen, 76, a public-relations executive and former Jewish Exponent editor, died Dec. 1. The former Joan Friedman, she was a resident of Shannondell in Audubon for the past three years. She previously lived for 43 years in Plymouth Meeting. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Cohen attended Temple University, and was editor of the Temple News and president of...
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