Ben Levy obituary

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Jury act repu- in- no but check some good re e , a t e s like why g h the Benjamin Levy, Realty Firm Partner, Dies ; Benjamin Levy, 72, a life-'; )ng resident of Fresno and; partner in Levy Brothers,- ne of the city's oldest real' s t a t e and insurance com-i anies, died last night in a' ocal hospital. \ Levy joined the firm estab- shed by his brothers, Her-; ert, Leon and Sigmund, iri; 913. He worked daily in the: ffice at 1233 Broadway un- 1 he became ill and was italized five weeks ago. An utopsy has been ordered. ; , : Levy was the youngest o{: o{: ive sons of the late Hermart;- -evy, a native of Germany; who established his first Sari; oaquin Valley business, ^! enerai merchandise store, iri; Borden, Madera County, iri: he 1880s and later opened a men's clothing store at Mari-; )osa and Fulton Streets. Native Of SF Levy, who %vas born in San Francisco where his mother vas vacationing, lived with his parents at the turn of the century on Van Ness Avenue, hen K Street, across from what is now the Hotel Call- 'ornian. He was the student body, resident at the old Fresnoi; -ligh School, graduating in; 1910. His first job was as a,' bookkeeper in Gottschalk's- department store. He was the : chief bookkeeper for the Pa^ cific Telephone Company disv Lrict headquarters in Fresno! briefly before entering the; business established by his brothers a few months earlier. ; Herbert Levy died, in 1952 and Leon Levy in 1962 Another Another brother, Arnold, died inl infancy. Sigmund Levy will; continue to handle the convr pany affairs. Benjamin Levy was a 50 year member of the Masons; and Fresno Masonic Lodge 247 and holder of the 33rd See Levy Page 10-D Benjamin Levy

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  1. The Fresno Bee The Republican,
  2. 04 Mar 1965, Thu,
  3. Page 37

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