|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1889, Estonia|
|Death: ||Mar. 23, 1964|
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA
"I know my grandfather Leopold, (Rabbi Joseph Glushak's son), moved from Scotland to Washington, DC in 1915. He taught anatomy and physiology at Georgetown University Medical school and was an orthopoedic surgeon at that time," said Michael Winocour
NEW YORK, Mar. 25 (JTA) –
Funeral services were held here today for Dr. Leopold Glushak, a specialist in eye, car and throat diseases who was an early leader of the Zionist movement in the United States. He died yesterday, aged 75. The Esthomiaborn doctor organized the Seventh Zionist District in New York in 1923. He was chief of clinic at the Hospital for Joint Diseases for many years and an assistant clinical professor at the New York University Medical Center.
Leopold apparently won many prizes at Glasgow University and married Annie Gordon in Glasgow in 1914.
Dr. Glushak was a member of Adas Israel Temple in Washington, DC and would often lead the choir and/or participate in the singing with the choir during the Jewish holidays and special events. Dr. Glushak was an officer at Adas Israel Temple.
Joseph Baer Glushak (1868 - 1939)
Alida Gutkin Glushak
Anne Gordon Glushak (1894 - 1962)
Fred Ezra Glushak (1919 - 1921)*
Solomon Phineas Glushak (1926 - 2009)*
Leopold Israel Glushak (1889 - 1964)
David A Glushak (1898 - 1960)*
Fannie Glushak Simson (1899 - 1964)*
New Montefiore Cemetery
New York, USA
Plot: Block 4, Grave 5, Sec 4, Plot 3
Created by: Brent Stevens
Record added: Apr 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89092069