Rabbi Harvey J. Fields

 

 

 

Age: 78

 

Summary: longtime leader of the historic Wilshire Boulevard Temple who had presided over Los Angeles's oldest synagogue for 18 years from 1985 to 2003 and was prominent in interfaith efforts to mend race relations after the 1992 riots.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lengthy illness

 

Born: August 26, 1935

 

Died: January 23, 2014

 

Location: Beverly Hills, California