|Birth Day||February 22, 1922|
|Age||98 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||3 June 2011(2011-06-03) (aged 89)\nTel Aviv, Israel|
|Children||Eyal Ofer, Idan Ofer|
In 2007, Sammy Ofer donated $25 million to the Rambam Health Care Campus, in Haifa, Israel. This contribution was earmarked for two main purposes: $17 million for the 2000-bed fortified underground hospital and $7 million to renovate the existing departments of Surgery, Urology, and ENT.
On 10 November 2008 he was made an Honorary Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE) in recognition of his involvement with maritime heritage in the United Kingdom.
On 3 June 2011, Ofer died in his house in Tel Aviv at the age of 89.