Jed Ian Taxel
Time of Service:
10am, Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Place of Service:
Riverside Memorial Chapel
Mt. Eden Cemetery, Valhalla, NY
Passed away on October 11 at the age of 39 from complications related to cancer. A native of Chappaqua, NY resided in New York City, he graduated from NYU, Cum Laud. A lifelong progressive, most recently, was CMO for BeneStream, a company focused on providing benefits to the working poor. Earlier he co-founded Blue Tiger Democrats and worked as Deputy Finance Director for Kerry for President. Jed’s personality had a strong influence on people. Lifelong friends wrote: “there are armies of people Jed made a big impact on, and laughed with and inspired” and “He travelled, ate, cooked, loved, argued and politicked with absolute gusto and I adored and loved him for it.” Jed is survived by his loving and devoted wife Tiffany, his parents Mark and Linda Taxel and countless cousins, Aunts, Uncles, in-laws and friends.