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Dr. H. Stanley Levy, retired dentist, dies

Dr. H. Stanley Levy, retired dentist, dies

Dr. H. Stanley Levy, a retired dentist and enthusiastic fly fisherman, died of dementia complications April 5 at the Springwell Senior Living Community. The Mount Washington resident was 98.

Born in Baltimore and raised near Franklin Square, he was the son of David Levy, a immigrant from Scotland, and his wife, Anna, an immigrant from Ukraine, who operated a women’s clothing store. He graduated from City College at age 16 and took an additional year at Southern High School, where he played baseball and basketball.

He applied to medical school but was turned down because of a quota system that limited the number of Jewish admissions. While the University of Maryland told him...

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