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June 6, 2013

Jason Cohen, 91


Lexington, MA — Jason S. Cohen, passed away on June 3, after a brief illness. Formerly of Haverhill and Andover, Jason divided his last years between Lexington and Cape Cod. For 64 years the beloved husband of Sydelle S. (Singer). Devoted father of Susan Cohen of Natick, Nancy Cohen of Lenox, and David Cohen of Croton-on-Hudson, N.Y., and proud grandfather of seven. After graduating from Boston Latin School and the University of Massachusetts, Jason served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II, and received his J.D. from B.U. Law School. He practiced as an attorney in Haverhill for more than 40 years, and acted as counsel and performed public service for many institutions, including Bradford College and the Pentucket Savings Bank.

ARRANGEMENTS: Services were held at Levine Chapels, Brookline on Wednesday, June 5. Burial followed in the Temple Israel Cemetery, Wakefield. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to One Fund Boston, 800 Boylston St., #99009, Boston, MA 02199 or OneFundBoston.org. Arrangements by Levine Chapels, Brookline, 617-277-8300, www.levinechapel.com.