OBITUARY / EDWARD E. SLONIM
News Tribune (MN) - October 26, 2014
Edward E. Slonim, 93, of Duluth,
passed away on Thursday Oct. 23, 2014 in Benedictine Health Center.
He was born in Duluth on June 18, 1921 to Sigmund and Lena Slonim.
Ed attended Duluth Central High School. He wasa World War II Army Air Corp
Veteran. Ed was a Salesman for Gateway Distributing Co. and Martin Leather
Co.. He was a member of Temple Israel, Masonic lodge,
Scottish Rite, the Aad Temple Shrine, Lake Avenue Loafers, Board member of
the Shalom Home, and the Minnesota Men's Apparel Club.
Ed was preceded in death by his parents;a sister Ruth Slonim; and
sister-in-law Alicia (Babe) Witten.
Ed is survived by his wife of 68 years Dorothy; sons Alan, Marc, Lynn
(Camille), and John (June); grandchildren Curt (Kelli), Adam, Reid, Aaron,
Joshua (Katie), and Jessica; great-grandchildren Sawyer, Cooper and Endsley.
SERVICE: 11 a.m. Monday Oct. 27, 2014 in Temple Israel, 1602
E. 2nd St, Duluth, MN 55812. Burial will be at Temple Emmanuel Cemetery. In
lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to the Sigmund and Lena Slonim Scholarship
Fund at UMD.
Arrangements by Dougherty Funeral Home. 600 E. 2nd Street, Duluth, MN.