Edward Kaplow

Obituary of Edward Louis Kaplow

Edward Louis Kaplow, age 89, of Las Vegas, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2012. Ed was born October 25, 1923 in Staten Island, NY to the late Otto and the late Lena (Cohen) Kaplow. Ed Served in the Army during World War II and had a career as an optometrist. Ed was a member of Temple Bet Knesset Bamidbar and a past president of the Sun City Summerlin Jewish Friendship Club. Ed enjoyed Jewish history, community theater, choir, cooking, community organizations, and politics. He is survived by his wife Ruth Kaplow nee Balaban; three sons Dr. Seth Kaplow of Bayville, NJ, David (Roanne) Kaplow of Petaluma, CA, and Rabbi Eitan (Dawn) Weiner-Kaplow of Skokie, IL; grandchildren Ayal, Joseph, Elana and Ben. A funeral service will be held on December 10, 2012, 1:00 pm, Desert Vista in Sun City Summerlin. Contributions in Ed's memory may be made to the Jewish National Fund, (800) 542-8733. .