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ZELEN, Marvin Of Brookline and Rindge, NH. Entered into rest November 15, 2014 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of Thelma (Geier) Zelen. Devoted father of Deborah Zelen of Manchester by the Sea and Sandra Zelen of Silver Spring, MD. Loving brother of Herbert Zelen and his wife Roberta of Boca Raton, FL. Cherished grandfather of Matthew and Toby Mues. Marvin was Founder and past President Emeritus of Frontier Science Foundation. He played a major role in Biostatistics and was awarded the Karl E. Peace award for "Outstanding Statistical Contributions for the Betterment of Society". A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Family will be at his late residence to receive friends from 4-7pm on Tuesday through Friday. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory Marvin Zelen Leadership Award, Department of Biostatistics, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Ave, Bldg 2, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02115.
Published in The Boston Globe on Nov. 17, 2014
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