December 7, 1925 - June 6, 2012
Jordan Kaplan (Jordie), husband of Dorothy Kaplan of Westport, CT, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at Norwalk Hospital. Born December 7, 1925 in Boston, MA, he was the son of the late Joseph and Syd Kaplan.
Jordie attended Colby College and also served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was in the liquor business for 30 years but more importantly, he loved to volunteer and spent much of his time helping others at the Veterans Association, Headstart, STAR, the Homeless Shelter and coaching Little League.
He is survived by wife Dorothy, sons Matthew and Russell Kaplan and Grandchildren, Niko, Sophia and Isabella Kaplan.
Funeral Services will be held Friday June 8, 2012 from 11am at Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. Burial will follow in the Independent Hebrew Society/Temple Shalom Cemetery in Norwalk.
Donations in his name may be made to: The Open Door Shelter, 4 Merritt Street, South Norwalk, CT 06854.