|Death: ||Jun. 29, 1938|
AZRIEL EPSTEIN IS DEAD; DEAN OF ORTHODOX RABBIS
Rabbi Azriel Epstein, dean of Chicago's Orthodox rabbis, died last night in Mount Sinai hospital. He was 75 years old.
Rabbi Epstein was head of the Congregation Beth Hamedrosh Hagodol, Douglas boulevard and St. Louis avenue, where he was called in 1901 from his home in Russia. He was the president of the Orthodox Rabbinical Association of Chicago. His home was at 3507 Douglas boulevard.
Rabbi Epstein is survived by his widow Rebecca, and three sons, Master in Chancery Samuel B., Rabbi Louis M., of Boston, and Dr. Joseph W. Epstein of Cleveland. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today in his temple.
Chicago Daily Tribune - June 30, 1938.
Waldheim Jewish Cemetery
Plot: Gate 57 - Anshe Luknik
Created by: Jim Craig
Record added: May 06, 2011
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