Cantor Samuel Weiss
Cantor Samuel Weiss passed away October 1, 2012. Cantor Weiss came to Allentown in 1952 and had a continual involvement with the Jewish Community and Congregation Sons of Israel for over 40 years. He took special interest in the youth and education of many young people in the community. Born in Czechoslovakia he studied in the Vienna Conservatory and served as a partisan during WWII in Yugoslavia. In 1994 Cantor Weiss retired to Florida and kept constant contact with many people in the Lehigh valley. Survivors:
His wife of 62 years, Bertha; daughter, Esther; son, Steven; grandchildren; and great grandchildren. Services:
Were held. Local arrangements, Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Allentown. Contributions:
May be made in his name to Congregation Sons of Israel Youth Fund, 2715 Tilghman St., Allentown PA 18104.
Published by Morning Call on Oct. 6, 2012.