Attorney. Born March 6, 1947, passed away peacefully on March 15, 2007.
Jeffrey Orseck spent his childhood in New York City and Harriman, NY, where
his family owned several businesses including the legendary restaurant,
Orseck Boys. He attended Georgetown University's School of Foreign Service
in Washington, D.C., where he formed many notable associations including
a close personal friendship with the future President of the United States
William Jefferson Clinton. After earning his Bachelor of Science from Georgetown
in 1969, he attended Fordham University School of Law in New York. In 1996,
Mr. Orseck was honored to be appointed by President Clinton as a Diplomatic
Envoy to oversee the transfer of the Panama Canal, a role in which he served
with distinction. He will be remembered for his great character and wit.
He was much loved by his family, honored by his colleagues and enjoyed by
all of his friends. He will be missed. Mr. Orseck is survived by his sister
Judy Katz, his sister-inlaw Joan Orseck, and their families.