Friday, January 30, 2015 Shevat 10, 5775
Mort Alper, 84, an actor, journalist, travel agent and contributing writer to the Jewish Exponent , whose wanderlust took him all over the globe, died July 29 in a car crash, in which his wife survived. He was a resident of Elkins Park. In 1967, Alper started a 20-year relationship with Rosenbluth Travel, whose Elkins Park office he managed. But...
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Rosalind Cohen, a life member of Hadassah and various other organizations, died July 20. The former Rosalind Swinger, she was a resident of Martin's Run in Media, Pa., and formerly of Wynnewood, Pa. A graduate of Overbrook High School, Cohen attended Drexel Institute and served as a Wave in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Cohen is survived by...
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Barton E. Ferst, 86, a retired attorney, communal leader and teacher who lectured frequently before bar associations, accounting organizations and estate planning and insurance groups, died July 30. He was a resident of Philadelphia. Ferst, who was a partner in the law firm of Blank, Rome, Comisky and McCauley, graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and...
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Stanley C. Tuttleman, 87, a clothing manufacturer and global entrepreneur who was perhaps best known as a philanthropist supportive of both Jewish and secular causes, died Aug. 3 at Lankenau Hospital of complications resulting from a fall at his Merion Station mansion. He had been ill and had battled prostate cancer for two years. Tuttleman's name is ubiquitous in and...
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Paula Bloom, 79, a social worker, educator and a life-long Labor Zionist, died July 25 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. The former Paula Yakira, she was known to the majority of her family, friends and colleagues as "Pepi." Bloom was born in the Bronx, N.Y., in 1927, into a secular, labor Zionist home. At the age of...
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