Los Angeles Times
January 31, 1929 - July 8, 2022
Born in the Bronx NY. Peacefully died at home in Los Angeles while asleep, due to complications of pneumonia.
Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather & Great Grandfather (“Poppy”). Married to Joan F Mazor Strauss (deceased 2004) for over 50 years.
Survived by 2 Daughters: Carolyn Strauss & Lorilei Safran, 2 Grandchildren: Valery Booth & Dr Brent Safran, and 3 Great Grandchildren: Siena Booth, Jacob Booth & Henry Safran.
Graduated from Stuyvesant HS & UCLA. Served in the US Army. Ran his own successful CPA practice for over 60 years.
He savored chocolate and desserts, Italian cuisine, spectator sports and being outdoors; a fan of the Yankees & the Lakers, playing stick ball as a youth and tennis for over 6 decades.
His family, friends & clients loved him and will deeply miss him.
Donations in his honor may be made to Vista del Mar or the UCLA Foundation.