Peyrets Goldmacher

Russian-Jewish Patriarch Here Remembered

Peyrets Goldmacher helped newly arrived émigrés and worked to bridge the disconnect between them and American Jews.

Special To The Jewish Week

Peyrets Goldmacher, widely known as the patriarch of the Russian-American Jewish community, died on Jan. 27 of congrestive heart failure, four days before his 92nd birthday.

Peyrets Goldmacher
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