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Sally Lefkowitz

Philanthropist, widow of Nat Lefkowitz

Sally Lefkowitz, widow of Nat Lefkowitz, chairman emeritus of the William Morris Agency until his death in 1983, died Sunday Jan. 19 in New York City. She was 95.

Active philanthropist until her death, she participated in orgs such as the USO of Metropolitan New York, the Floating Hospital, Women’s Auxiliary of NYU Medical Center and Brandeis U. National Women’s Committee. She was also involved in the Jewish community, particularly Women’s League for Israel, B’nai B’rith and Hadassah.

She and her husband established three educational scholarship funds, under their names at Brandeis, Georgetown U. and NYU Medical School.

She is survived by three daughters, their spouses, nine grandchildren and nine great- grandchildren.

Donations in her name can be made to Congregation Rodeph Sholom, 3 W. 83rd St., New York NY 10024.

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