elaine frank obit

Elaine Frank, renowned philanthropist, community leader, and trailblazer for women in business and community service, passed away in late December at age 100.


When she was just an infant, we learned about my daughter's diagnosis, a rare partial chromosome deletion which occurred at conception.


Their Birthright Israel trip was titled "Israel with Israelis," but for Dan and Sam Eisenberg it might as well have been called "Brother with Brother."

modern loss

Dead. Dying. Deceased. Demise. Well into the 21st century, few of us want to be caught—um, dead—saying any of those “D” words aloud. 

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