Telegraph Journal, March 6, 1947
BASSEN—At the Saint John General Hospital on March 5, 1947, Max Bassen of this city, survived by one son, one sister, three brothers and several nieces and nephews.
Resting at Chamberlain’s Funeral Home, 145 King Street East, from where the funeral will be held on Thursday at 2:30 o’clock. Interment will be in the Shaarei Zedek Cemetery.
Gravestone reference code(s): JM 998.61.126. Memorial plaque in synagogue: Abraham E. Smith - C3.
News Story: He was one of the pioneers of remitting money to their old home - town of origin. He had been bookkeeper in the Keneder Adler and was once superintendent of the Montefiore Orphanage. He died of a heart attack.