Lenny Behr Lenny’s family was from South Africa and they moved to London before finally coming to US. His grandfather had a fishing tackle business in East London which grew widely and was known as Behr & Co. Published on April 18, 2016. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Linda Behr Linda grew up in Johannesburg. She got married in 1973 to Lenny who is a doctor. In 1975, they started talking about moving from South Africa because of the riots and the very next year they took a trip to US, visited Dallas for an interview and decided to settle there. Linda learnt about the Jewish culture from her grandmother and she believed in passing it on to the next generation. Today, she is really proud of her children who attended Jewish schools and have learnt a great deal about their culture. Published on Apr 19, 2016 Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Martin Berk Martin grew up in Johannesburg and has a younger sister His parents made him attend kindergarten education at a synagogue before going to Fairmont Primary school and Highlands North High School. While growing up he was involved a Jewish youth movement and attended a 3 week camp. After high school, Martin attended a medical school and was then drafted into Army for 2 years. Published on Apr 19, 2016 Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.