No Longer Among Us

Irma Levy Lindheim (April 10), age 91. Lindheim, a former president of Hadassah (1926-28) who settled in Kibbutz Mishmar HaEmek at age 47, was author of Parallel Quest: A Search of a Person and a People (1962) and Immortal Adventure (1925). Born into a German-Jewish family, she studied at the Jewish Institute of Religion as a candidate for a rabbinical degree in the 1920′ s. Lindheim helped introduce playground and recreational work in Israel, and fostered the first magazine edited by Jews and Arabs in Haifa. She was a member of Hashomer Hatzair.

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