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Howard Benton Isaacson
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Birth: Jul. 22, 1928
Death: Apr. 27, 2010

Isaacson, Howard Benton

ISAACSON Howard Benton passed away on April 27 at his home in Palm Beach Gardens. His beautiful smile illuminated the lives of so many and he will be dearly missed. Mr. Isaacson was born in Baltimore on July 22, 1928 to Max and Sylvia Isaacson. Raised in Dayton, Mr. Isaacson graduated from Fairview High School and The Ohio State University, majoring in business administration and lettering in track and field. While there, he met the love of his life, Rita Katz, and the couple married, in 1950. After graduation, they returned to Dayton, where he joined the family business, Globe Industries a miniature motor manufacturer and eventually rose to the position of executive vice president. He remained with the company in executive position until his retirement. He and his wife then relocated to West Palm Beach, FL where Mr. Isaacson acquired an acrylic manufacturing company Peter Alan Designs, which he ran until his second retirement. Throughout his life, Mr. Isaacson was an outstanding athlete, spending many happy days playing golf and tennis. His greatest joy, however, was always his family. Mr. Isaacson is survived by his beloved wife, Rita Isaacson; sister, Elaine Stein and her husband, Robert; brother, Milton Isaacson and his wife, Joan; son Gary Isaacson and his wife, Diana; daughter, Lynn Fink and her husband, Tom; granddaughters, Marisa Sarig, Amanda and her husband Chris MacCauley; grandson, Jeremy Office and his wife, Sherry; two great-grandchildren, Macie and Jaedon; grandson, Brian Fink; grandson, Ted Fink. Interment was at the Star of David Cemetery, West Palm Beach. Donations may be mad to Cardioamyloidosis Research in care of Mathew S. Maurer M.D., New York Presbyterian Hospital, 622 W. 168th Street, PH12 Room 134, New York 10032 or Hospice of Palm Beach County, 5300 East Ave., West Palm Beach, FL 33407.

Published in the Dayton Daily News from 5/4/2010 - 5/5/2010
Star of David Cemetery
West Palm Beach
Palm Beach County
Florida, USA
Created by: Thomas W Tankersley
Record added: May 17, 2010
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Howard Benton Isaacson
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