Obituary: Haron "Hal" Dahan, a'h, Philanthropist
By Fred Rasmussen
Posted on 03/13/13 | News Source Baltimore Sun |
Immigrant became a successful home builder and developer and endowed educational institutions in Baltimore and Israel
Haron "Hal" Dahan, a successful self-made immigrant home builder whose philanthropic interests included educational institutions in Baltimore and Israel, died Monday from heart failure at Sinai Hospital. He was 87.
"Haron was a giant. He was not just a philanthropist but he was also a decent man and friend. He was the most decent man I've ever met and the nicest guy in the world. He's major league," said Rabbi Mitchell Wohlberg of Beth Tfiloh Congregation, a longtime friend.
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Photo Caption: At a 2011 FIDF event Haron Dahan poses in front of a cardboard cutout of himself while in the IDF -