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DORIS CASPER (nee Slondz), died peace-fully on January 2, 2013. Born in Newark, New Jersey on November 21, 1927, she was a loving mother to Stan, Edward, Alan, and Ann Casper, the grandmother of seven, and a great-grandmother of two. She led an interesting and varied life. After attending Cornell University in Engineering, she became a war-time bride, marrying Lee A. Casper in 1945. Together, they went on to operate a 250 acre farm in Clarksburg, New Jersey. After moving to Merion, Pennsylvania in 1959, she went on to complete a B.A. at the University of Pennsyl-vania in 1970. She then worked as an administrator for the boys and girls clubs of the Crime Prevention Association of Philadelphia. In 1980, she obtained her J.D. from Villanova University, becoming the first grandmother to graduate. She served many years as a volunteer attorney for the ACLU and then, with and her cousin Helen Levine, spent her retirement travelling the world. Doris was a long-time lover and patron of the Arts, including the Pennsylvania Ballet Com-pany, the Wilma Theater, the Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival, and the Metropolitan Opera of New York. She was a devoted member of the Society Hill Synagogue.She will be greatly missed


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