Dr Philip Cohen
Born 1921
Died 6/28/1995 in Syracuse, NY


Dr. Philip Cohen, 74, of 106 Ridgecrest Road, DeWitt, died Wednesday at St. Josephs Hospital. He was born in Lakeport and lived in the Syracuse area for many years. He was a practicing dentist in Syracuse from 1945 until 1994, when he retired. He graduated from Syracuse University with a bachelors degree and earned his dental degree at Tufts University in 1943. He was a member of Temple Adath Yeshurun, the Temple Mens Club, Philo-Mt. Sinai Masonic Lodge and Bnai Bnth. He was also a member of the Onondaga County and New York State dental societies. Dr. Cohen was a founder of the dental clinic at the Syracuse Boys Club. He was a veteran of World War II and served in the Army Medical Corps as a captain. He was a member of Onondaga Post 131 Jewish War Veterans. Surviving are his wife, Mildred; five sons. Lynn of DeWitt. Jay of
Grafton, Mass., Ralph of West Hartford, Conn., Joel of Lindhurst, Ohio, and Mark of Fairport; a daughter, Sheri Cohen of Unity, Maine; a brother, Dr. Edward of Syracuse; two sisters, Hannah Meltzer and Molly Weiner, both of DeWitt; five grandchildren; two great-grandsons; and several nieces and nephews. Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Birnbaum Funeral Chapel. Burial is in Adath Yeshurun Cemetery. Calling hours are 10 to 11 a.m. 9 Lafayette at. Contributions may be made to Temple Adath Yeshurun or the dialysis unit at St. Josephs Hospital.
Syracuse Herald Journal, Friday, June 30, 1995
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Morris Cohen
Born 1875
Died 2/9/1952 in Syracuse, NY
Anna (Berkowitz) Cohen
Born 1887
Died 4/21/1976 in Syracuse, NY