Obituary: Stephen Kutner, 82

Obituary: Stephen Kutner, 82

Stephen Kutner (born April 6, 1934), a physician and humanitarian, will be laid to rest Sunday, July 24, at 3 p.m. at Arlington Memorial Park in Sandy Springs.

A native of Far Rockaway, N.Y., Kutner attended New York University and Vanderbilt Medical School and practiced ophthalmology for decades in Atlanta. He was also a passionate philanthropist, founding medical charities Project Vision and Jewish Healthcare International, which brought eyesight, health and life to thousands of people in communities in need around the world.

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Kutner is survived by his wife, Jeanney; his sons, Rob (Sheryl Zohn) Kutner of  Los Angeles and David (Calley) Kutner of Guntersville, Ala.; his grandchildren, Miller, Allee Belle, Sasha and Jeremy; his brother, Lee Kutner; his nephews and nieces, Janet and Ian Simmons and Scott, Linda and Matthew Kutner; and his dog, Che.

Arrangements by Dressler’s Jewish Funeral Care, 770-451-4999.

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