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Jack L. Wolfson, 95, of Boynton Beach, Fla., died June 18, at his summer residence in Worcester. He was the husband of Marcia (Paul) Wolfson. Born in Worcester, he was the son of Morris and Cora (Krock) Wolfson, and lived in Worcester until moving to Florida a number of years ago. He graduated Clark University in 1948 with a Bachelor’s Degree, with honors in Business Administration. He graduated from Boston University Law School in 1951 where he was the Editor of Law Review. He founded the Worcester law firm of Conlin and Wolfson which later became Wolfson, Dodson, Keenan & Cotton. Conlin and Wolfson was the first ecumenical law firm in Worcester. Years later, he received the Saint Thomas More Ecumenical Award from Holy Cross College.  He was listed in Best Lawyers in America and was elected to the executive board of the Worcester County Bar Association. He was a trustee of Temple Emanuel Sinai and a past president of its Brotherhood, receiving its Man of the Year Award. He served as program chairman for the Oct. 22, 1962 U.S. Senate campaign debate between Ted Kennedy and Henry Cabot Lodge on the evening of President Kennedy’s historic Cuban Missile Crisis Speech. He was Chairman of the Contribution Committee of the Greater Worcester Community Foundation. In addition to his wife of 68 years, he is survived by a son, Jeffrey Wolfson and his wife, Terry; a daughter, Geri Fuhrmann and her husband Chris; and four grandchildren, Dan, Rachel, Dana and Andrew. He was predeceased by a sister, Rose Praglin of Waterloo, Iowa. Memorial contributions may be made to Wolfson Scholarship Fund c/o Temple Emanuel Sinai, 661 Salisbury St., Worcester, MA 01609; Clark University, Attn: Development Office, 950 Main St., Worcester, MA 01610; or to a charity of the donor’s choice. RICHARD PERLMAN OF MILES FUNERAL HOME

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