Dr. Joseph J. Okon
Published 6:11 am, Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Dr. Joseph J. Okon, 61, of Westport died May 6 at home.
He devoted his career to obtaining funding for the advancement of medical education. A lifelong philanthropist, he helped to provide a Jewish education to those in need and was a member of several boards of directors, including UJA Federation and Bi-Cultural Day School.
He was predeceased by a brother, Dr. Paul Okon.
He is survived by three sons, Benjamin, Ezra and Alexander Okon, all of Westport.