Lee B. Levin



Lee B. Levin

Lee B. Levin was a cherished and beloved husband, father, brother, son, and dear friend. He passed away on June 18, 2024. He was born April 14, 1964 to Carol and late Gerald Levin.

He grew up in Long Island, N.Y., where he attended Manhasset High School. He graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from Bowdoin College, before studying economics at University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Later in life, he graduated from the Rabbinical School at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York and earned a Master’s of Social Work from Salem State University. After his time in Rabbinical School, Lee served as a Rabbi at Temple Shalom, Salem, where he was adored by the congregation.

In the latter part of his life, Lee spent all of his time doing what he loved most, caring for others. He took care of his wife Karen, his son Jonah, and his daughter Mayan. Along with them, he was the caretaker of a veritable menagerie of animals, including dogs, cats, guinea pigs, lizards, and fish. He was also the loving brother of Michael, Laura, Anna, and the late Jonathan.

Lee’s funeral service was held on June 21 at Temple B’nai Abraham, Beverly, with interment in Sons of Jacob Cemetery, Danvers, It was Lee’s wish that people donate to the charity UNHCR. Arrangements were conducted by Goldman Funeral Chapel, Malden.

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  1. So sorry to read this sad news. I remember when we hired him at Temple Shalom to be our rabbi. He was a warm and caring person. We

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