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April 22, 1992

Dr. L. Rapoport, retired dentist, dies at 75

Services for Dr. Leonard Rapoport, a retired dentist, were held Monday at Sol Levinson & Bros. funeral establishment.

Dr. Rapoport, 75, died Friday after an apparent heart attack at the Suburban Club. He lived on Deer Fox Lane in Lutherville.

He retired in 1979, having maintained a dental practice since 1947, first in Hampden and later in the Village of Cross Keys.

From 1947 to 1960, he was also an associate professor of pharmacology and an instructor in community dentistry at the University of Maryland dental school.

He was on the staff of Sinai Hospital and was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon honorary dental society and was a fellow of the American College of Dentists.

Born in Baltimore, he was a graduate of City College, the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy in 1937 and the University of Maryland dental school in 1947.

He was an Army master sergeant during World War II.

Since 1985, he had been a vice chairman of the Wilen Management Co., an investment advisory firm.

He is survived by his wife, the former Jeanne Mendelsohn; three daughters, Bonnie Marshall of Fallston, Susan Levy of Lutherville and Ellen Wilen of Pikesville; a sister, Naomi Snyder of Mount Washington; and four grandchildren.

Harry Raynor Sr.

Social Security official

Services for Harry N. Raynor Sr., who worked for the Social Security Administration from its establishment in 1935 until his retirement 23 years ago, will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Charlton Funeral Home, 2007 Eastern Ave.

Mr. Raynor, who lived on Thames Street, died Saturday at Church Hospital of complications of Alzheimer's disease. He was 81.

He retired in 1969 as administrator of wage reports for Social Security.

The Baltimore native grew up in Canton.

He worked for the Internal Revenue Service after his graduation from City College in 1928.

He is survived by three sons, Gene M. Raynor of Baltimore, who is state administrator of elections laws, Harry N. Raynor Jr. of Miami and Charles H. Raynor of Fort Howard; a daughter, Susan R. Haupt of Severna Park; two sisters, Jeanette Phillips of Silver Spring and Virginia Torre of Palm Coast, Fla.; two brothers, Frederick C. and John L. Raynor, both of Dundalk; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

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