WEINGARTEN--Roman. Holocaust survivor and esteemed President Emeritus of the New Cracow Friendship Society passed away on August 15, 2013 at the age of 98. Serving as the editor of the organization's newsletter, publishing a book entitled Great Jewish Personalities and being instrumental in the publication of Mordechai Gebirtig, His Poetic and Musical Legacy were some of his accomplishments within the organization. Well into his 80s, he spoke of his Holocaust experiences at many schools.
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Published in The New York Times on Oct. 20, 2013