Wednesday, December 7, 2016 Kislev 7, 5777
Robert Kardon, 85, retired CEO of Kardon Industries, Inc., died March 23 in New York. He was a resident of New York City and formerly of Philadelphia. Kardon was former chairman of the board of the B.T. Babbit Company, Inc.; Pittsburgh Mortgage Corporation; Murphree Mortgage Company, Nashville, Tenn.; Kardon Investment Company Peoples Bond & Mortgage, Philadelphia; and chairman of the...
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Mark T. Starr, 60, vice president and general patent counsel of the Unisys Corporation, died March 17. Starr earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He worked for a number of years at IBM, and then earned his juris doctorate from John Marshall Law School in Chicago. Starr returned to IBM, and later worked at Burroughs...
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Beth Cravitz Manusov, 35, a certified public accountant and volunteer who was an advocate for the cure against breast cancer, died March 19 at Abington Hospital. She was a resident of Elkins Park. A breast-cancer survivor, Manusov got involved in numerous organizations, and served as a speaker for groups such as the American Cancer Society, the Linda Creed Breast Foundation...
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Dr. Samuel Yale Cutler, 92, a longtime optometrist, died March 14 at Abington Hospital Hospice. He was a resident of Elkins Park. A graduate of Gratz College, Temple University and the Pennsylvania State College of Optometry, Cutler's South Philadelphia optometric office included a wholesale optical laboratory. He also established the Yale Optical Co. for the selling and purchasing of optical...
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Miriam Rodstein, 86, a former gift-shop owner and amateur golfer, died March 14 in Florida. The former Miriam Pokras, she was a resident of Elkins Park and Delray Beach, Fla. Rodstein had operated Milady's gift shop in Glenside, Pa., and later ran an art gallery in Pompano Beach, Fla. She was known as an outstanding amateur golfer in both Philadelphia...
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