Center Holds Memorial Services for Its Founders
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Center Holds Memorial Services for Its Founders

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A memorial service was held at the Jewish Center, 131 west Eighty-sixth street, last night in honor of the late Joseph H. Cohen, founder of the Jewish Center and president emeritus of Beth Israel Hospital.

A memorial tablet was dedicated in the synagogue. Speakers included Rabbi Leo Jung, Samuel Levy, Judge Otto A. Rosalsky, Dr Bernard Revel, Dr. Edward L. Hunt, William Feinberg and William Weiss.

Founding Funders

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  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund