Billionaire, Casino Mogul Sheldon Adelson Passes Away

By Staff Reporter
Posted on 01/12/21 | News Source: Arutz-7

Billionaire mogul Sheldon Adelson has passes away, the Las Vegas Sands company announced Tuesday. He was 87.

According to the statement, Adelson died from complications related to treatment for non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.

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"When the pandemic disrupted daily routines and dramatically impacted his business, Mr. Adelson was adamant that our Team Members across the globe continue to receive full pay and health care benefits even while the buildings in which they worked were closed. There are countless additional untold stories of his warmth and generosity – efforts for which he never sought recognition or publicity and would only reply with a smile if asked about them," the company said,

The Adelson family asks for privacy as they mourn Mr. Adelson's passing.  A funeral will be held in Israel, the birthplace of Dr. Miriam Adelson, with plans for a memorial service held in Las Vegas to be announced at a later date. Read more at Arutz-7