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Automobile dealership executive

Lester Joseph Morris was American automobile dealership executive. Bar: New Jersey 1939. Trustee Sinai Hospital, Detroit, since 1970, Senior Citizen Apartments, Oak Park, Michigan, since 1980, Jewish Home for Aged, Detroit, since 1970; vice chairman endowment fund Jewish Welfare Federation, Detroit, since 1988; president Meyer and Anna Prentis-Morris-Wagner Charitable Foundation.

Background

Morris, Lester Joseph was born on July 8, 1915 in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Son of Moses and Hattie Mollie (Kindler) Morris.

Education

Bachelor, Rutgers University. Juris Doctor, Rutgers University, 1938.

Career

Worked at 100 Sunrise Ave. Admitted to the bar, 1938 (Not admitted Florida).

Achievements

  • Bar: New Jersey 1939.

Membership

Trustee Sinai Hospital, Detroit, since 1970, Senior Citizen Apartments, Oak Park, Michigan, since 1980, Jewish Home for Aged, Detroit, since 1970. Vice chairman endowment fund Jewish Welfare Federation, Detroit, since 1988. President Meyer and Anna Prentis-Morris-Wagner Charitable Foundation.

Connections

Married Jewell Prentis, January 31, 1946. Children: Robert, Patrice, Jimmy (deceased).

father:
Moses Morris

mother:
Hattie Mollie (Kindler) Morris

spouse:
Jewell Prentis

child:
Robert Morris

child:
Patrice Morris

child:
Jimmy Morris (deceased)