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Paul Umansky, Sinai Hospital spokesman, opera lover
Paul Umansky, Sinai Hospital spokesman, opera lover

Paul Umansky, an opera lover, occasional actor and, for more than two decades, the public voice of Sinai Hospital, died March 27 at the Gilchrest Center. He was 81, and died following a three-year bout with multiple myeloma. "He was a great guy," said longtime friend Saul Lindenbaum, a psychologist who worked with Mr. Umansky at Sinai. "He was very loyal, whether it was to his job or his family or his friends. He was serious, he was loyal, he worked hard. "But he was also funny; he had a great sense of humor," he said. "He never did things by a half-measure, you know? He always worked very hard." Israel Paul Umansky was the son of Russian emigres; his...

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