Norman Tishman, New York Philanthropist, Dead; Active in Jewish Groups
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Norman Tishman, New York Philanthropist, Dead; Active in Jewish Groups

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Norman Tishman, a leading New York realtor and philanthropist, died yesterday at his home here at the age of 65. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at Temple Emanu-E1.

He was a trustee of the Federation of Jewish Philanthropies of New York and honorary chairman of the board of governors of the Anti – Defamation League of B’nai B’rith. He was also active in the American Jewish Committee and in the United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York.

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