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1940s

1940soral history

Aaron Kreisler

Aaron Kreisler Army; Vietnam War Era Born in 1941. Raised in Galveston, TX. Recorded in Dallas, TX, in 2014. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Bryan Cytron
May 13, 2015
1940soral history

Andrea Kastor

Andrea Kastor was born in 1948 in Dallas, Texas. She has been a very active member of the Jewish Community Center and a supporter of Dallas's Jewish community. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.  
Bryan Cytron
May 13, 2015
1940soral history

Ann Kahn

Born in 1941, Ann Kahn, a native Dallasite, has been a very involved member and supporter of the Dallas Jewish community. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Bryan Cytron
May 1, 2015
1940soral history

Tina Israel

Tina Israel, a native Dallasite, has been a heavily involved member in the Dallas Jewish community, with strong ties specifically to Congregation Tiferet Israel. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.    
Bryan Cytron
May 1, 2015
1940soral history

Steve Israel

Steve Israel was born in 1944 in Washington, D.C., and moved with his family at the age of 7 to Dallas, TX. As a news reporter, he has had the opportunity to report for the Texas Jewish Post on the Dallas Jewish community, in which he has been a very active member. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Bryan Cytron
May 1, 2015
1940soral history

Harry Hermann

Harry Hermann, born in 1940, was raised in Newark, New Jersey, and moved to Dallas with his family as a teenager. A passionate Brooklyn Dodgers fan, Harry has utilized this passion to positively influence and contribute to those around him. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Bryan Cytron
April 29, 2015
1940soral history

Lynn Heffler

Lynn Heffler was born in Abilene, Texas, in 1942, and was raised in Dallas. Her mother and father, who was in the jewelry business, were both from Texas. Lynn attended Hillcrest High School and later went to the University of North Texas for a short time before she began working for a mortgage company. Lynn got married in 1961 and she and her husband, who was in the insurance business for over 40 years, settled together in Dallas. Lynn has given of her time and knowledge to the Dallas Jewish Historical Society, where she worked as a dedicated volunteer. Lynn and Jerry have two sons and a daughter. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.
Bryan Cytron
April 29, 2015
1940soral history

Boris Gremont

Boris Gremont was born in 1947 in Johannesburg, South Africa, and grew up in the country on a farm. It was there that he attended primary school. His mother and father, whose family was tragically lost in the Holocaust, were from Lithuania and met in South Africa. Boris was in the South African military for nine months in an engineering corps. He met his wife, Joan, in college in Johannesburg, and they married in 1971. Boris maintains a strong interest in engineering, however he has worked throughout his life as an accountant. He and his wife, Joan, eventually moved to Dallas with their family; they have two kids. Click on the image to watch the video, or click here.  
Bryan Cytron
April 29, 2015