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Ben Hodes

March 30, 1938 — May 17, 2022

Pittsburgh

Ben Hodes

Beloved husband, father and grandfather, died recently He is survived by his wife Carole, daughter Leslie, sons Joel and Neil, granddaughters Bethany and Rachel, and daughter-in-law Heather. Ben received his doctorate in physical pharmaceutical chemistry from the University of Michigan and taught at the University of Maryland from 1963 to 1967, He was appointed assistant Dean at Duquesne University’s School of Pharmacy in 1967. While there, Ben launched and was named Dean of the University’s innovative and very successful School of Leadership and Professional Advancement for adult working students. Upon retirement, Ben shared his management skills with nonprofit groups, including Planned Parenthood. He also rediscovered his love of photography had a solo show at the Mount Lebanon Library and was awarded a prize in the photography exhibit at the Three Rivers Arts Festival in Pittsburgh, PA. Memorial Service 11:30 a.m. SUNDAY, July 31, 2022, WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE (412-563-28001650 Greentree Rd, Scott Twp 15220. www.slaterfuneral.com

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Memorial Service

Sunday, July 31, 2022

11:30am - 12:30 pm (Eastern time)

William Slater ll Funeral Service

1650 Greentree Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15220

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