GORDON R. STANTON

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Obituary

STANTON--Gordon Rentschler, Died on October 29, 2014 at the age of 55, after a long battle with pulmonary fibrosis. Beloved son of Phoebe R. Stanton and Louis L. Stanton (Berit). He leaves behind his wife Catherine (Kitty), their sons Niles and Henry, his brother Lee (Beth), his sister Susan Benedict (Rod), and half-brother Fredrik. He graduated from The Buckley School, St. Paul's School, Yale, and the NYU Stern School of Business. Gordon was a real-estate broker with Brown Harris Stevens. He was a member of the Blue Hill Troupe, The Amateur Comedy Club, Holland Lodge No. 8, and served on the board of The Interfaith Center of New York. Gordon was a devoted father whose greatest joys were spending time with family and friends and his strong commitment to service to others. He will be greatly missed. Memorial Service at St. James' Church Madison Avenue and 71st Street Monday, November 24, 2014 at 2:00pm.

Published in The New York Times on Oct. 31, 2014
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