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“Dear Mrs. Cohen,I am a childhood friend of Daniel and we have not been in touch for many decades. Our lives went in different directions. But I have...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Samuel Greengus - Cincinnati, OH

“I saw the obit. in the NYT and it brought back a flood of memories of both of you. I did try to make contact after the Lockerbie news stories but...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Steve Scheinberg - Montreal

“Aunt Susan, I am so sorry to read about Dan's passing. Sending you love and blessings, Peggy ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Peggy Handler - San Francisco, CA

“I saw the obit. in the NYT and it brought back a flood of memories of both of you. I did try to make contact after the Lockerbie news stories but...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Steve Scheinberg - Montreal

“Dan was a good man and I will miss him. Susan, hugs and my sincerest sympathies. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Deborah Bellew - Devon, PA

“Dear Susan, Please accept my sincere sympathy on the passing of Dan. May your fondest memories sustain and comfort you. His efforts, along with yours...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Kay Stratis - Montvale, NJ

“Dear Susan, So sorry to hear about Dan. May the love of family and friends help you and may you memories live on in your heart. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Sue Kosmowski-Ford( wife of Greg Kosmowski) - MI

“So sorry to hear about Dan. May you find peace in the memories of the life and love you shared together. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Mary Lou Ciulla - Woodcliff Lake, NJ

“Dan always made his presence known with his booming voice and friendly, gentle manner. He will be greatly missed. Our deepest sympathy to his...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Bob and Beth Rumsey - Cape May, NJ

“Dear Susan,I am so sorry to hear of Dan's passing. I wish you peace and I hope that your memories of him will bring you peace.Judy O'RourkeSyracuse...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Judith O'Rourke Berlin - Syracuse, NY


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Cohen, Daniel E., 82 – of Cape May Court House, NJ died May 6, 2018. He was born in Chicago, IL and lived in New York City and Port Jervis, NY before moving to Cape May County in 1993. Dan worked as a freelance writer and wrote over 200 books including children's books on subjects such as the occult, mythology, ghosts, and dinosaurs. He and his wife Susan were founders of the Caper's Sherlock Holmes Society in Cape May County and active members of the Wodehouse Society, especially the Philadelphia Chapter. He loved his clumber spaniels, cats, bird watching, and walking on the beach. He is the father of Theodora Cohen, age 20, who was killed on Pan Am Flight 103 in the Lockerbie Bombing. He and his wife were very active in the fight for justice for the 243 victim's families.
Daniel is survived by his wife Susan (formerly Handler); sister Jean Fuller of Lake Oswego, OR; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Services are private.