Daniel Kane

Daniel Kane

Daniel Abraham Kane died May 8. Born and raised in Brooklyn, he received a master’s degree from the Columbia University Graduate School of Public Health and a Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh.

He was chairman of Bayonne Medical Center and Carepoint Health and worked for more than 50 years as an administrator and CEO at various hospitals nationwide. He revitalized hospitals on the edge of bankruptcy. He was a philanthropist and the recipient of several awards for his actions.

He is survived by his sons, Joshua and Seth; a daughter-in-law, Erin; his former wife, June Kozak-Kane; a brother, Robert; his caregiver, Daniel Acquah, and nieces and nephews.

Donations can be made to the ALS Association. Services were at Temple Beth El in Closter, under supervision of Gutterman and Musicant Jewish Funeral Directors, Hackensack.