“Élan was a hero to many for his altruism and his "never give up" spirit. He will always be remembered.
“God Bless Mr. Steinberg for his altruism and valiant fight against an extremely repugnant pock mark on history. A light has been extinguished, but a new one will be lit in his ethereal memory and soul. God Bless his family, and may others continue the fight against the atrocities commited against the Jewish people.
“Those who die God keeps in his memory because they are precious in his eyes - Psalm 116:15. I am so sorry for your loss.
“Rest in peace
“My deepest sympathy to the family of Elan Steinberg. Our heavenly Father is a refuge and strength for us during our distresses as promised at Psalm 46:1. Erma L. Davis, Park Forest, IL.
“Our heartfelt condolences to the family. May our Heavenly Father, the God of comfort and tender mercies be with each of you as you try to bear such pain. May he heal you with inner peace as promised at Philippians 4:6, 7. Our deepest sympathies,
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“My condolences to the family of Elan Steinberg--he was tenacious in his work on behalf of Holocaust survivors. His work will not be forgotten.
“Elan was agreat man who was kind, generous and did so much for the Jewish People and Holocaust survivors.Although I only saw him occasionally at meetings I will miss his kindly manner which hid a strong and resolute character. My deepest condolences go to his Wife and Children.
Elan Steinberg, a child of Holocaust survivors who as executive director of the World Jewish Congress helped Nazi victims and their heirs reclaim more than $1 billion from long abandoned Swiss bank accounts, died April 6 at a hospital in New York City. He was 59. He had complications from...Read More