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Carol R. Simon, 93, a communications professional who specialized in the arts, creative writing, public relations, and advertising and mineralogy, died March 6 at her home in Abington. A graduate of Temple University, Simon served four-year terms as both president of the Philadelphia Chapter of Women in Communications Inc., and as a national vice president of the group. The Philadelphia...
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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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Anne Spater Dordick, 91, an artist and teacher, died Feb. 6 at the Watermark in Center City, where she resided. Dordick graduated with honors from the Philadelphia High School for Girls. She was awarded a full scholarship to Moore College of Art where she went on to earn a bachelor's degree in fine arts and education from the school in...
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Enid F. Raab, 83, a landscape architect who was involved in major projects in the Philadelphia area, died Feb. 13 at Hospice by the Sea in Boca Raton, Fla. Raab designed shopping centers, hospitals and synagogues from 1966 to 1976, including the King of Prussia Mall, Granite Run Mall, Atlantic City Race Track, Har Zion Temple and Rancocas Valley Hospital...
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Irving Arthur Mason, 92, a longtime manager at the Philadelphia branch of the Snap-on Tools Corporation, died Feb. 3 at Lankenau Hospital. A 1932 graduate of Olney High School, where he was a member of the track team, Mason was a star salesman for Snap-on Tools, which he joined at age 20. He started selling tools from the back of...
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