On May 7, Stanley Kantor of Naples, Fla., after a brief illness at 89. He was born in Baltimore on January 9, 1933, the son of Anna Kantor. He was raised by his mother and maternal grandparents Paul and Goldie Kantor, and attended Baltimore City High School and the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He received a law degree from the University of Maryland and was in private practice in Baltimore for many years, specializing in personal injury and medical malpractice cases. He met Janet Weiss at a party in 1949. They were married in 1953 and remained married for 68 years. She survives him, along with children Steven Kantor, David Kantor and Gayle Kirsch; sons-in-law James Kirsch and Michael Hampton; and grandchildren Megan Kirsch, Samantha Kirsch, Max Kantor and Aaron Kantor. After living their entire lives in Baltimore, he and Janet purchased a home in the Grey Oaks community of Naples in 2016 and made it their primary home.
Contributions may be sent to The Janet and Stanley Kantor Special Needs Fund at Chizuk Amuno Congregation, 8100 Stevenson Road, Pikesville, MD 21208 or STARability Foundation, 5125 Castello Drive, Naples, FL 34103.