Remembering Pierson Caplan

Pesach ben Moishe
Pierson Caplan

Deceased’s Name: Pierson Caplan

Deceased’s Hebrew Name: Pesach ben Moishe

Former Last Name:

Nick Name:Pace

Deceased Mother's Name: Rose Friedman Caplan

Deceased Father's Name: Morris Caplan

Deceased Additional Parent's Name:

Deceased Date of Birth: April 23, 1911

City of Birth:Ellwood City

State of Birth:Pennsylvania

Country of Birth:United States

Deceased Date of Death: August 27, 1967

Deceased Time of Death: before sunset

Deceased’s Synagogue Affiliation: Temple Hadar Israel

Deceased’s Synagogue Location:

Cemetery Name: Tifereth Israel

Cemetery City, State/Province: New Castle, PA

Cemetery Plot Number:


Pierson Caplan graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 1932 and had owned the Miller Drug Stor for 26 years. He was a member of the Pharmaceutical Association, B'nai B'rith, B.P.O.E. 68, the Tifereth Israel Congregation and Temple Israel and the Alpha Zeta Pharmaceutical Fraternity.

He was born in Ellwood City April 23, 1911, to Morris and Rose Friedman Caplan. He married Bessie Balter June 19, 1934.

Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Earl (Lynne) Cohen of New Castle; a sister, Bessella Caplan of Ellwood City; a brother, Harold Caplan of Jacksonville, Fla; and two grandchildren.