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Ira Howard Wexner

Ira Howard Wexner, American judge. Bar: Florida 1953, New York 1954, United States District Court (eastern, southern districts) New York 1955. Member Housing Authority, Hempstead, New York, 1973; member board Zoning Appeals, Hempstead, 1974-1984; president Congregation Tree of Life, Valley Stream, New York, 1967-1971. With United States Army, 1946-1948, Korea. Member Bar Association Nassau County, Jewish Lawyers Association Nassau County.

Background

  • Wexner, Ira Howard was born on March 15, 1929 in Brooklyn. Son of Philip F. and Celia (Oransky) Wexner.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, University Miami, 1951. Juris Doctor, University Miami, 1953.

    Career

    • Private practice, 1954-1983. Judge district court, 1984-1987. Judge Nassau County Court, Mineola, New York, from 1988.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1953, New York 1954, United States District Court (eastern, southern districts) New York 1955.

    Membership

    Member Housing Authority, Hempstead, New York, 1973. Member board Zoning Appeals, Hempstead, 1974-1984. President Congregation Tree of Life, Valley Stream, New York, 1967-1971.

    With United States Army, 1946-1948, Korea. Member Bar Association Nassau County, Jewish Lawyers Association Nassau County.

    Connections

    • Married Arlene L. Schein, October 10, 1953. Children: Steven D., Sondra E.
    • father: Philip F. Wexner
    • mother: Celia (Oransky) Wexner
    • spouse: Arlene L. Schein
    • children: Steven D. Wexner
    • Sondra E. Wexner
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    Born March 15, 1929
    Died October 10, 2007
    (aged 78)
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