Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Port Authority Board Chairman Dies on Family Ski Trip in Wyoming
By Sam Allard
on Tue, Dec 30, 2014 at 10:06 AM
Krantz was active in the Jewish community and an influential force in bringing the Republican National Convention to Cleveland.
The Cleveland Jewish News
has a full, heartfelt obituary
, which demonstrates Krantz' many spheres of impact. (Marc's father Byron was a founding partner at Kohrman Jackson & Krantz).
Mayor Frank Jackson released a statement this morning on Krantz' tragic death which acknowledged his role in representing the City of Cleveland in the sale and development of the Cleveland Convention Center.
"He will be missed by the community and by me personally," Jackson said.
Krantz lived in Pepper Pike with his wife and three children.
Marc Krantz, a managing partner at downtown law firm Kohrman Jackson & Krantz and the board chairman of the Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority, died this weekend on family ski trip in Jackson Hole, Wyo. He was 54.