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Rabbi Israel J. Kazis

I4726   Male 1911 - 2001  (90 years)      Has 3 ancestors and 3 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Name Israel J. Kazis 
    Born 29 Mar 1911  Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Massachusetts Birth Record 1840-1915 of Israel Kazis
    Massachusetts Birth Record 1840-1915 of Israel Kazis
    Gender Male 
    Died 4 May 2001  Salem Hospital, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Age 90 years 
    Buried Aft 4 May 2001  Temple Mishkan Tefila, Seaver Street, Roxbury, Suffolk County Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Rabbi Israel J. Kazis (1911 - 2001) Find A Grave Memorial
    Rabbi Israel J. Kazis (1911 - 2001) Find A Grave Memorial
    Siblings 3 siblings 
    Person ID I4726  MyMispoche
    Last Modified 23 Nov 2016 

    Father Jacob Kazis
              b. 27 Mar 1875, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 Mar 1934, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Bessie Rimmerman
              b. Abt 1878
              d. 27 Oct 1962  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married Abt 1897 
    Children 4 children 
    Family ID F1866  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Ancestors Bernice Gondelman 
    Married Aug 1954  [5
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Amy Kazis
    Married: 1x2. Toby Kazis
     3. Richard Kazis
    Last Modified 5 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F1921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. [S846] Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915.
      Name: Israel Kazis
      Birth Date: 1911
      Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
      Father: Kazis
    2. [S579] U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, ISRAEL J KAZIS.
    3. [S589] Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003, (Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Health Service, Boston, Massachusetts, 2005), Israel J. Kazis.
    4. [S806] Find a Grave, (http://www.findagrave.com/).
      Birth: Mar. 29, 1911
      Cambridge
      Middlesex County
      Massachusetts, USA
      Death: May 4, 2001
      Salem
      Essex County
      Massachusetts, USA
      He received his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees from Harvard University.
      He was ordained at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America in New York.
      During World War II, he served in the Army's 85th Infantry Division in Italy and attained the rank of major.
      In 1946, he received an honorary doctorate in humanities from Suffolk University. He also received an honorary doctorate in divinity from the Jewish Theological Seminary in 1968.
      Rabbi Kazis lectured extensively on the philosophy, history and literature of Judaism. His writings have appeared in many publications.
      He is survived by his wife Bernice "Sis" (Gondelman); two daughters, Amy Avgar of Jerusalem, and Toby Vogel of Jamaica Plain; a son, Richard of Brookline; and seven grandchildren.
      Family links:
      Parents:
      Jacob Kazis (1875 - 1934)
      Bessie Rimmerman Kazis (1878 - 1962)
      Siblings:
      Abraham P. Kazis (____ - 1973)*
      Harry Kazis (1897 - 1980)*
      Israel J. Kazis (1911 - 2001)
      Sarah Kazis Gorrelick (1913 - 1976)*
      *Calculated relationship
      Inscription:
      Here Lies
      the Rabbi Yisrael Yosef son of Eliakim
      d. 11 Iyar 5761
      May his soul be bound up
      in the bond of eternal life
      Burial:
      Temple Mishkan Tefila Memorial Park
      West Roxbury
      Suffolk County
      Massachusetts, USA
      GPS (lat/lon): 42.26138, -71.16486
      Created by: ddjohnsonri
      Record added: Feb 13, 2016
      Find A Grave Memorial# 158122248
    5. [S685] The Boston Jewish Advocate Index to Obituary Notices, 1905-2007, 08/19/1954.