Irving Schneider

Remembering Two Heroes


Two heroes of the Jewish community, contemporaries chronologically but with very different life experiences, died this week.

Jewish Week Founder Dies At 93

‘Central in mobilizing’ Jewish community, Irving Schneider was a major donor to federation, hospitals and others.

Philanthropic leader Irving Schneider, a founding board member of The Jewish Week and major sponsor of the Schneider Children’s Hospitals here and in Israel, died in Palm Beach, Fla., on Nov. 23. He was 93.

Irving Schneider.
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