Ira J. Goldstein
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Temple Shaaray Tefila, 250 East 79th Street, New York, NY,
Died on November 26, at the age of 86 in Manhattan. He is survived by Terry, his loving and devoted wife of 62 years, his daughters Cindy Cirlin and Roberta Rifkin (Noah) and grandchildren, Ben (Monica), Shanna, Isaiah and Marisa. He grew up in the Bronx and attended the Bronx High School of Science. Although Ira became successful, he never forgot where he came from. He was a graduate of CCNY and from NYU Law School. Ira was a prominent entertainment attorney, including serving as general counsel of Metromedia and Of Counsel at Pryor Cashman. He taught law at Baruch and was an active philanthropist in many causes. Ira was beloved and respected by family, friends and colleagues.