COHEN Irvin A. Cohen, age 88, passed away on October 20, 2012.
Irvin was preceded in death by his parents Sophie and Herman Cohen and brother Jerome Cohen.
Irvin is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 54 years, Marilyn; daughters, Linda (Marc) Gutter and Lisa (David) Wasserman of Solon, OHIO; grandchildren, Alexis, Evan and Paige Gutter, Brandon and Kyle Wasserman; sisters-in-law, Arlyne Hirsh and Sandra Cohen.
Irvin was a 1948 graduate of The Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy. He was a co-owner and Pharmacist of Crosby's Drugs for over 40 years. He was a Fellow in the American College of Apothecaries (F.A.C.A.), Jewish War Veterans, The Ohio State Pharmaceutical Association, the Academy of Pharmacy of Central Ohio and member of Congregation Tifereth Israel.
Irvin was most proud of his adoring family and sharing his experiences as an Army Veteran of World War II in Europe, particularly during the Battle of the Bulge. Graveside service 12:30 p.m. on Monday, October 22nd, 2012 at NEW AGUDAS ACHIM CEMETERY, 2565 Performance Pkwy. with Rabbi Harold Berman and Cantor Jack Chomsky officiating.
Shiva will be observed at the Cohen residence Monday-Wednesday evenings from 6-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations are preferred to Congregation Tifereth Israel or Mt. Carmel West Hospital, Columbus, Ohio in his memory.
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