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Obituary: Philip Gerson, 35

1/29/2001 02:00:00 AM Eastern

GREENWICH, CONN. -Philip B. Gerson, 35, son of TWICE founding editor Bob Gerson and the late Sandra Gerson, died of cancer, Jan. 22 at Greenwich Hospital.

A trade journalist in his own right, during school vacation Gerson's articles appeared in TWICE and Consumer Electronics monthly, and for a period of time he had a regular feature column on distributors for Autosound & Communications. While still in high school he wrote video game reviews for Fun With Computers & Games, a monthly consumer publication.

Gerson graduated with honors from Colgate University and the Boston University School of Law. A practicing attorney, he was an associate with the New York City firm of Rosenman & Colin.

Survivors include his wife, Beth, his son and daughter, Timothy and Laura, all of Stamford, Conn., and his father.

Donations in his name may be made to Center for Hope, 590 Post Road, Darien, CT 06820.