"...ago. Prior tothat he had been executive director of the Mizrachi movement inOntario. He emigrated to Ireland in 1939 and settled in Toronto in 1950. LeoGennLeoGenn, who died last week,aged 72 ... 26 JEWISH CMrtONlCLE FEBRUARY 3 1978 OBITUARY Harold Poster Mr Harold Poster, who died last week at the age of 66, was a muni- ficent philanthropist who gave much money, time and energy to the cause ... of Israel in a number of fields. An organisation which will be particularly hard hit by his death is the Board of Deputies which had approached him to occupy its new key position of appeals treasurer. He ... was a national vice-chairman of the Joint Israel Appeal and as chairman of the JIA furniture committee, one..."