Jack Stein

Longtime Jewish Leader Jack Stein, 95

Great Neck resident led Presidents Conference; Jewish liaison under Reagan.

12/11/2012
Staff Writer

Jacob “Jack” Stein, a longtime leader of the American Jewish community who served as chairman of the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations during the Yom Kippur War, and subsequently as the White House Jewish liaison during the Reagan administration, died Dec. 10 after a long illness. A resident of Great Neck, L.I., he was 95.

Jack Stein was remembered this week as a “great leader, devoted to his community, people, and country.”
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