Jul. 2, 1968 Stillwater Payne County Oklahoma, USA
Came to the United States at the age of 14. He worked as a clerk in his uncle's store in Winfield, Kan and came to Stillwater in 1894 and started a store. He married Sophie Salzenstein in 1901, Mrs Katz died in 1939, and a son Jerome died in 1903. Survivied by two daughters Mrs Alfred Dreyfus goldman and Mrs Sylvan Goldman.