October 2006

BARNETT, BARBARA
(nee FAHRNER). Wife of Michael. Mother of Lesley and Aaron. Daughter of Laura and the late William Fahrner. Sister of Jack (Bonnie) Fahrner and Mary (Steve) Oliver. Daughter-in-law, sister-in-law and aunt. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Project Aware Foundation, 30151 Tomas St. #200, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688-2125.

BENNETT, GERTRUDE "GERTIE" D.
(nee LIBERT). Wife of Robert L. Mother of Evan, Arnie, Ellen and Marc (Delia). Sister of Gilbert (fiancée Sandi Newman) and Marvin (Lorry) Libert; Rochelle (Dr. Hartley) Begoun; and the late Morton (the late Lois) Libert. Aunt of many. Member of Skokie Valley Agudath Jacob Synagogue and Sisterhood. Lifelong member of Hadassah. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Weizmann Institute of Science, 180 N. Stetson Ave. #840, Chgo 60601.

BERG, SYLVIA
(nee SALLO). Aug. 31. Age 91. Wife of the late Dr. Max for 67 years. Mother of Dr. Rachel and Judith Carol. Sister of Marion (Jerome) Stone. Sister-in-law of Eleanor (Dr. Marco) Meyer. Aunt of many. Daughter of the late Julius and Hannah Sallo. Former president of Chicago section, National Council of Jewish Women. Awarded the Hannah G. Solomon Lifetime Achievement Award. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Beverly. Memorials to National Council of Jewish Women, 53 W. 23rd St., 6th Fl., New York, NY 10010.

BERGER, ALVIN ALLEN
Age 81. Husband of Marilyn (nee Sanes) for over 58 years. Father of Sherry (Marty) Krawitz, Linda (Larry) Goland, and Bruce (Rhoda). Grandfather of Jody (Bradley) Egel, Penny (Glenn) Pinkus, Stacy (Scott) Sternheimer, Kimberly Goland, Danny and Jason. Member of the Masonic Lodge in Skokie. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials to Alzheimers Disease Assn., 4709 Golf Rd. #1015, Skokie 60076; or Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 215 W. Illinois St. #1C, Chgo 60610.

BLEY, ROBERT "BOB"
Husband of Susan (nee Wolff). Father of Marsha (Bert) Bell, Steven (Debbie) and Jerry (Emily). Grandfather of Katie and Elliot Bell, Jordan, Mitchell, Leah and Amy. Brother of the late Marvin (the late Elaine). Brother-in-law of Peggy (the late Herbert) Kreisman. Cousin of Charles (Esther). WWII Army Air Corps veteran, enjoyed a long career in real estate. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private rrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to JUF/Israel Emergency Campaign, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

BREGER, DEBORAH E.
(nee FISCHER). Wife of Harlan. Mother of Matthew and Joshua. Daughter of Lila and the late Henry Fischer. Sister of Harold (Cheryl) Fischer. Daughter-in-law of Joseph and the late Helen. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to the research and work of Dr. Lurain at Northwestern University, 710 N. Lake Shore Dr., 4th Fl., Chgo 60611.

BROWN, BEATRICE
(nee WEISS). Sept. 3. 1914-2006. Wife of the late Joseph. Sister of the late Alyce Steiner and Pearl Powell. Aunt of Jane (Dr. Jerrold), Julie and Jonathan Steiner, and the late Jeffrey Powell. Great-aunt of 10. Great-great-aunt of 10. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

BROWN, MURIEL
(nee STURTZ). Age 91. Daughter of the late Sadie and Charles Sturtz. Wife of the late Albert A., and the late Sidney Gainsberg. Mother of Judge Marilyn (Judge James M.) Rosenbaum, Patricia (Rabbi Robert D.) Schreibman, and Carol (Steve C.) Westlund. Grandmother of Alexandra (Jeromy) Johnson, Victoria, and Catherine Rosenbaum. Great-grandmother of Anastasia Lilia Johnson. Sister of the late Lucille Sturtz Basile, and aunt. Lifelong resident of Chicago, former employee of Marshall Field's. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

BRUSIN, HATTIE
(nee ITZKOWITZ). Age 93. Wife of the late Marvin. Mother of Carole (Andrew) Kabel and Rabbi David (Sandra). Grandmother of Joshua (Stacy) and Yoni; Adam and Scott Kabel. Sister of the late Jake, Bessie, Sadie and Charlie. Sister-in-law of Ruth (the late Bernie), Jeanne (the late Jack) Babbitt, and Florence Robinson. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to City of Hope, 5215 Old Orchard Rd., Skokie 60077.

CHAPMAN, RICK J.
Age 58. Husband of Gloria (nee Fox) for 30 years. Father of Jonathan. Son of the late Joseph and Lovetta. Son-in-law of Vera (the late Irwin) Fox and Lorraine (the late Jules) Greenberg. Brother-in-law and uncle of many. Proud to serve his country in the Viet Nam War, he was a Purple Heart Veteran and received a Bronze Star. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to National Foundation for Cancer Research, P.O. Box 96021, Washington, DC 20090-6021; or Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.

COPPERSMITH, BEN DAVID
Aug. 21. Age 97. Husband of the late Dorothy (nee Toback). Father of Michael; and Fay (Tom) Goldblatt. Grandfather of Jason (Frances Schroeder) Black, Jennifer Coppersmith, David, Nathan (Marcie) and Joshua (Jessamyn) Goldblatt. Great-grandfather of Josephine, Lois and Zane Black. Brother of Dorothy Slobodin. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Hebrew Free Loan Assn. of San Francisco, Julis and Lottie Coppersmith Fund, 717 Market St. #555, San Francisco, CA 94103; or March of Dimes, 111 W. Jackson #2200, Chgo 60604; or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 150 N. Michigan Ave. #400, Chgo 60601.

DeKOVEN, ANNABEL L.
(nee LEVY). Wife of the late Maurice. Mother of Marianne (Julien Hennefeld). Grandmother of Daniel (Jivelle Callender) and Margaret Hennefeld. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals (Jewish Burial Society). Interment Mt. Mayriv. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

DEUTSCH, FRIEDA
(nee HERMAN). Aug. 22. Age 95. Wife of the late Harry. Mother of Kenneth (Phyllis), Robert (Sheila) and the late Carl (Barbara); and Benita (Robert) Einhorn. Grandmother of Rick (Dawn), Bryan (Allison), Mark, Michael (Gail), Mary, and the late Jeffrey; Wendy (Mark) Santini; Bari (Steven) Sspector; Michelle (Doug) Newman; Craig (Debbie) Einhorn; and Jamie (Marc) Mulvihill. Great-grandmother of 20. Sister of the late Dorothy (the late Maurice) Cohen and Lillian (the late David) Belli. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chgo 60602.

DUBIN, RUTH
(nee RAPPAPORT). Aug. 19. Age 90. Wife of the late Eli. Mother of Leonard (Suzanne) and Howard (Joan). Grandmother of Rachel (Evan) Albert, Ian (Rebecca), Elliot (Allison), David and Jacqueline. Great-grandmother of Jonah, Dalia and Simon Albert. Sister of Eva (the late Hyman) Levin and the late Harry Rapp. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom.

FISHMAN, GERALD "JERRY" A.
Aug. 12. Age 71. President of Fishman's Fabric, Chicago, and CPA. Husband of Adrienne (nee Sachnoff). Father of Jay (Mark McGehee), Merle (Rick) Nathan, and Gregg (Pamela). Grandfather of Bari, Brittny, Paige and Grant. Son of the late Ida and Harris. Son-in-law of Marion and Roy Sarnoff. Brotheer of the late Joan Rabin. Brother-in-law of Zorack Rabin and Robert (Jane) Sarnoff. Uncle and cousin of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Suzanne's Friends for Life, Leukemia Research, c/o Dr. Jeff Dreebin, 42 Green Bay Rd., Winnetka 60093.

FOLKMAN, MARION "COCOA"
(nee WELNAK). Aug. 25. Age 78. Wife of Sam for 58 years. Mother of Janice (Steve) Hefter and Tedd. Grandmother of Justin and Shira. Sister of Ann Baren. Friend to many. Longtime resident at Marks Nathan Home. Past president of MKAT synagogue sisterhood. Real estate broker with Coldwell Banker for 20 years. Orchestra member at Music Institute of Chicago. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Friends of Magen David Adom, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

FRYMER-KENSKY, DR. TIKVA
Aug. 31. Age 62. Wife of Rabbi Allan Kensky. Mother of Meira and Eitan. Sister of Hanita (Coleman) Blumfield. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Tikva Frymer-Kensky Adult Education Fund, c/o Beth Hillel Cong. Bnai Emunah; or Kensky Grove, c/o JNF, 60 Revere Dr., Northbrook 60062; or Scholarship Fund – University of Chicago Divinity School, 1025 E. 58th St., Chgo 60637.

GLADSTONE, GERTRUDE
Late of Tucson, Ariz., formerly of Chicago and Highland Park. Wife of the late Norman. Mother of Irwin and Philip. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes.

GOLB, HELEN
(nee WILLIGER). Age 98. Wife of the late Samuel. Mother of Ruthe (Carl) Liametz and the late Eileen Potter. Mother-in-law of George Potter. Grandmother of Barry (Vivian) and Gordon Liametz; Tammy (Paul) Carter; Debbi (Francisco Vilaseca), Lesa, Sandi (Phil Martien), Michael (Margaret McCarthy), David (Rowena) and Karen (Sarah Marshall) Potter; Susan (David) Roberson; Gail (John) Gallagher; and the late Jeffrey Liametz. Great-grandmother of 21. Sister of Dr. Irwin F. and the late Jules & Dr. Victor Williger. Aunt of many. Executive secretary of Cong. Ner Tamid for 43 years. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview 60025-7635.

GOLDMAN, EVELYN
(nee KAPLAN). Age 88. Wife of the late Maxwell for 42 years, and the late Dr. Emanuel Goldfine. Mother of Dr. Ira Goldfine, Rose (Ron) Ziff, Gerald (Rochelle) Goldman, and Sandra (Marshall) Goldsmith. Sister of Dan (Marjorie) and the late Seymour Kaplan. Grandmother of Helene (Andrew) Glick, Jonathan (Diane), Dr. Michael (Dayna) Goldsmith, Dr. Jane (Dr. David) Rosenman, Abigail (Kenneth) Sarnoff, Amy Goldfine, Maddie and Carrie Ziff. Great-grandmother of 9. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Am Shalom, 840 Vernon, Glencoe 60022.

GORDON, HELEN L.
(nee NAIKELIS). Aug. 28. Age 92. Wife of the late Oscar. Mother of Dr. Robert (Marsha), Lois (Errol) Golub, and Kenneth (Lynne). Grandmother of 10. Great-grandmother of 10. Sister of Frances (Norman) Ficke. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Kidney and Urology Foundation of America, 1250 Broadway #2001, New York, NY 10001.

KAPLAN, ROSE
(nee WANDEL). Born in Trieste, Italy, Sept. 1, 1924. Wife of 47 years to the late Nathan, and American soldier from Chicago whom she met in the synagogue of Trieste in August 1945, then moved here to marry in 1947. Mother of Abby (David) Riba and Daniel (Mary). Grandmother of Lis (Ian Osmond) and Joshua (Melissa) Riba; Ethan, Brendan and Renee. Great-grandmother of Nathan Riba. Sister of Paula (the late Harold) Hefter. Daughter of the late Leon Wandel, lost in a concentration camp in 1945. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Interment Shalom. Memorials to JUF.

KLEINMAN, MARLA HOPE
Age 47. Daughter of the late Meyer and Marion. Sister of Harry (Susan). Aunt of Arica, Jason and Brian. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Lung Assn., 1440 W. Washington Blvd., Chgo 60626.

KORNBLITH, GORDON G.
Age 82. WWII Army veteran. Husband of Jane (nee Leavitt). Father of Sander (Ann Louise), Marcia (Gerald Peters), and Michael (Mary). Grandfather of AJ, Nicole and Kyle; Michael DiBarry; and Jason Peters. Brother of the late Jack, Fred, and Donald. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish War Veterans Kirschenbaum-Silver Post #282 c/o Fred Yanow, 3741 Mission Hills Rd., Northbrook 60062; or City of Hope, 5215 Old Orchard Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

KRAMER, JEROME
Aug. 11. Age 87. Husband of Leah (nee Pinsky) for 66 years. Father of Marilyn (Stephen) Patt, Judith (Lee) Gillis, and Jack (Holli). Grandfather of Jeffrey (Patricia) and Eric (Beatrice) Patt, Felicia (Gregg) Kaplan, Rebecca (Timothy) Crow, Jorie Gillis, Randi and Ami. Great-grandfather of Isabel, Samuel, Zachary, Sarah, Samantha, Alexa, Emily, Daniel, Abigail and Joshua. Brother of the late Morton. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Glenkirk Center, 3504 Commercial Ave., Northbrook 60062.

KRAMER-BAUMGART, MARILYN
(nee SCHWARTZ). Sept. 4. Age 81. Wife of the late David E. Kramer and Donald Baumgart. Mother of Stanton Kramer and Marsha (Andrew) Rosenson. Grandmother of Rebecca, Lindsey, Danielle, Harlan and Diana. Sister of Martin (Barbara), the late Berle (Marilyn) and Raymond (Jeannie) Schwartz. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Solomon Schechter Day Schools of Metropolitan Chicago, 3210 Dundee Rd., Northbrook 60062; or Chicagoland Jewish High School, 700 W. Lyons St. #18, Morton Grove 60053.

KUPER, PAULETTE
(nee TENEN). Age 72. Born in France, Holocaust survivor. Wife of the late Mark. Mother of Susan (Moshe) Katz, Steven (Laura) and Gary (Ginelle). Grandmother of Miriam, Avi, Nachman Katz; Lindsay, Elyse, Jared, Tyler, Dylan and Reese. Sister of Bella (the late Henri) Rubin. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Holocaust Memorial Foundation or American Cancer Society.

LAZERSON, RUTH
(nee STEINER). Age 97. Wife of the late Herman. Stepmother and step-grandmother to the children of her late husband Herman. Sister of the late Sylvia Carnot, Harriet Meerson and Samuel Steiner. Aunt of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Verein-Waldheim. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

LEITHOLD, ROSALIND M.
(nee DITTMER). Aug. 16. Age 84. Wife of the late Dr. Stanley. Mother of Geneva L. Magaro; Helen (Michael) Hudgens Ferrell; James A. (Trinh) Watts; Brenda K. (Joseph) and Michelle L. (Michael) Erwin; Rowena L. (Steve) Oclon; Barry (Debra Kelly) and the late John Baxter Doss. Grandmother of 26. Great-grandmother of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Etz Chaim, 1710 S. Highland Ave., Lombard 60145; or American Cancer Society.

LERMAN, CLAIRE
(nee GRUBER). Aug. 18. Age 91. Wife of the late Isadore. Mother of Marcia and Evan. Grandmother of Katie and Michael. Sister of Iris (the late Irving) Novinson and Ruthe (the late Norm) Gordon. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

LESS, LIBETH R.
Wife of Theodore "Ted." Mother of Gregory (Adrienne), Pamela (Chris) Hoadley, Joan (Kevin) Christopher. Grandmother of Jacob and Jadyn; Samuel Hoadley; Zachary, Audrey, and Emily Christopher. Sister of Carole (the late Donald) Banovitz and the late Roy (Lillian) VonSchottenstein. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Temple Beth El, 3610 Dundee Rd., Northbrook 60062; or National Jewish Medical & Research Center, 1400 Jackson St., Denver, CO 80206; or LaCASA Zacharias Center, Lake County Council Against Sexual Assult, 4275 Old Grand Ave., Gurnee 60031.

LeVEE, EDITH K.
(nee KESSLER). Aug. 26. Age 96. Wife of the late Leon. Mother of Stanley (Eileen), Gene (Ellen); and Charlotte (Alan) Kaplan. Grandmother of Jennifer (Yehoshua) Starr; Rebecca (Shmuel) Jablon; Annette, Matthew, Amy, and Sarah; Adrienne, Carole and Harvey Kaplan. Great-grandmother of 5. Sister of Ben (Florence) Kessler and the late Jacob Kessler and Gertrude Drey. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Volunteers for Israel Inc. c/o Marion Sacks, Treasurer, 13801 Bonsal Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20906; or the charity of your choice.

MITZEN, EDWARD LAWRENCE
Age 72. Son of the late Pearl and Morris. Father of Robin (Marty) Faierstain, Mindy (Mark) Ugolini and Tracy (Peter) Allen. Grandfather of Tyler Mitzen Faierstain and Cole Faierstain; Talia, Matthew and Shayli Ugolini; and Chaim and Nechama Allen. Brother of Marilyn (Neal) Kirschenbaum. Uncle of Karen and Linda. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309.

MUNSON, ABRAHAM
Age 85. Husband of the late Gloria. Father of Scott. Brother of Harry (Toby) and the late Bertha (the late Herman and the late Jack) Malisoff-Weinberg and Maurice (the late Rose) Munson. Dear uncle. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Entombment Rosehill.

NADLER, SAMY
Age 70. Husband of Simona. Father of Shirley (Dan) Maeir, Armona (Greg Strick) Nadler-Strick, and Arny (Stephanie Schlaifer). Grandfather of Gil, Ceren and Aitan Maeir. Brother of Fanny (David) Silberman. First husband and lifelong friend of Lily Leiba. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials to Israel Emergency Campaign at www.juf.org or National Spinal Cord Injury Assn. at www.spinalcord.org.

NATHAN, PEARL
(nee LEVITAS). July 30. Age 85. Wife of the late Irving. Mother of Barbara (Jacob) Fox, Asher (Lyla), Susan (Barry) Robinson, and Julie (George) Lennon. Grandmother of 18. Great-grandmother of 34. Sister-in-law of Shirley (Julius), Clara (Esau) and Serene (David); and the late Rabbi Jacob J., Libby and Irene (the late Norman). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645; or Camp Moshavah, 3740 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076.

NEWMAN, CHARLOTTE
(nee ROSENTHAL). Wife of the late Sidney. Sister of the late Alex (late Ruth) Rosenthal. Aunt to Roberta Cohen and Ilene Weiss. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Waldheim.

NOCHUMSON, ROSE
(nee KRASNEY). Age 88. Wife of the late David. Mother of Charles (Susan) and Howard (Carla). Grandmother of Julie (Rod) Berthold, Craig, Stacy (Steven) Szwejbka, and Tami (Mark) Einhorn. Great-grandmother of 10. Sister of the late Edythe (Morrie) Abrams and Abe (Florence) Krasney. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials to Altzheimer's Disease Assn., 225 N. Michigan Ave., 17th Fl., Chgo 60601-7633.

PENN, ROBERT
Sept. 1. Age 89. Husband of Dolores (nee Russo). Father of Steven (Linda); and Susan Shaf. Grandfather of Hollund and Hedy Shaf; Hilary (Rico) Bartolai; Lara, Darlene and Steven (Paula). Great-grandfather of 5. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 600 S. Federal St. #201, Chgo 60605.

PERLIK, THELMA B.
(nee BECKER). Wife of the late David. Mother of Stuart and Jeffrey (Valerie). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Lubavitch Chabad of Northbrook, 755 Huehl Rd., Northbrook 60062.

POTICHA, PAUL WILLIAM
Aug. 3. Age 89, of Savannah, GA, formerly of Chicago. Husband of Marylin (nee Ablin) for 62 years. Father of Barry (Joyce); and Sharlene (Ben) Stempler. Grandfather to Andy (Sara) and Scott. Papa to Danielle Elizabeth Stempler. Great-grandfather to Abigail Sydney and Brandon Ross. Brother of the late Carl and Allene Lawrence. WWII veteran. Held LLB and JD degrees, practiced law on the side while working for the family business, Boston Shoe Stores. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Agudath Achim, 9 Lee Blvd., Savannah, GA 31405; or Cong. Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Rd., Northbrook 60062.

ROSE, ALBERT
Age 88. Husband of Berte for 65 years. Father of Mark (Marsha); and Janice (Jim) Adams. Grandfather of Dena Friedman; Amy (Wally) Shapiro Rose and Cybil; and Liana (Josh) Rosenthal. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Susan Komen Foundation, 5005 LBJ Fwy. #250, Dallas, TX 75244.

ROTH, MIRIAM C.
(nee LEHMAN). Age 80. Wife of the late Stanley E. Mother of Elise Gould, Sharon (Bill) Weinberg, Michele (Howard) Herman, and the late Renee Harriet. Grandmother of Jessica Rae (Yudi) Rine, Shayna Miriam Gould, Joel Robert Weinberg, Jodie Rheanne, and Stacey Yvonne Herman. Great-grandmother of Aliyah Tova and Ben-Tzion Michoel Rine. Sister of Felix (Judy) Lehman. Sister-in-law and aunt. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Magen David Adom.

RUBIN, GERALD M.
Husband of Elaine (nee Greenberg). Father of Jonathan, Sheryl (Jeffrey) Kamenir, Francine (Dr. Leslie R.) Cohen, and David H. (Joan) Brandwein. Grandfather of Rachel, Marissa, Sean, Daniel, Andrea, Michael and Mark. Member of the Chicago Bar Assn. for 50 years, senior attorney with Illinois Bar Assn., member of Virginia Bar Assn. Retired Lt. Col. of the Air Force Reserve for 28 years of service, member of Skokie American Legion Post #320. Member of Chicago Loop Synagogue, life member of Masonic Lodge of Japan. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Air Force Aid Society, 241 18th St. South #202, Arlington, VA 22202.

RUDIS, MILDRED
(nee GOLDSTEIN). Age 96. Wife of the late Edward. Mother of Larry and the late Eugene. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn.

SACKS, HARRY
Aug. 8. Age 92. Husband of Rose (nee Feldman). Father of David (Joyce); and Beverly (Dr. Merrill) Gassman. Grandfather of Debra and Aaron (Naomi) Gassman; Sharyl (Eduardo) Gonzalez; Paulette (Scott) Forman; Jaimie and Joshua. Great-grandfather of Jacob, Rachel and Zachary Gonzalez; Hadassah Gassman. Uncle of Sheri (Mel) Goodman. Brother of the late Molly (Jerome) Shaer, Anne (Mort) Friedman and Jacob. He was a postal worker for over 30 years, member of Jewish War Veterans Post 282 and Jewish Civil Service. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to Jewish War Veterans of USA, Dept. of IL, 2640 W. Touhy Ave., Chgo 60645; or charity of your choice.

SCHWARTZ, STUART Z.
Aug. 29. Age 74. Husband of Eileen. Father of Helen (Richard) Pond, Abby (Jeff) Marble, and Barri (Richard) Fisher. Grandfather of Shawn, Kyle, David, Joshua, Buck, Sam, Shara and Emily. Brother of Dorothy (Lincoln) Sack. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SHAPIRO, LESTER
Husband of Judith (nee Hazen). Father of Lloyd (Leah Goldbroch); and Elena (James) Hill. Grandfather of Marisa, Emily, Brett and Abigail. Brother of Sheldon (the late Sylvia). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chgo 60602.

SILBER, JACK
Age 89. Son of the late Isaac and Jennie. Brother of the late Bess (the late Jack) Jacobson and Max (the late Dracia). Uncle of Deena (Dr. Samuel) DeNosaquo; Sandra Glassman; Norman (Nancy) and Dr. Jeffrey (Laurel); and the late William Jacobson. Great- and great-great-uncle of many. Joined the faculty of Roosevelt University in 1946, chairman of department of mathematics 1966-1987. He helped develop Operations Analysis in the Pacific during WWII; was chief of the Operations Analysis Office, 5th Air Force, during the Korean War. He helped found the North Center for Handicapped Children. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to North Center for Handicapped Children, 5104 W. Belmont Ave., Chgo 60641; or Am Yisrael, 4 Happ Rd., Northfield.

SILBERT, JACK
Age 90 (born Yankel Zylbersztajn). Husband of Liza (nee Gitelman). Father of Michael (Terrie) and Jerome (Barbara). Grandfather of Susie Jordana, Danielle Lauren, and Richard Ephraim. Son of Moshe and Belcha (nee Maisner). Brother of Esther, Ephraim, Mindle and Fagal. Past president of B'Nai Brith Valley Garden Lodge. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois.

SILVERMAN, IRVING
Age 97. Husband of the late Helen. Father of Sugie (Allen) Kovin and Howard (Sue). Father-in-law of the late Joanne. Papa of Lori and Fred Fagenholz; Scott; Dr. Michelle (Gregg) Schwartz. Great-grandfather of Charlie, Samantha and Zachary Fagenholz. Brother of Al (Ida), Honey (the late Marvin) Baer, Idelle (the late Maurice) Robinson, Lynn (Hal) Hirschenbein, and the late Flash (the late Beatrice). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Entombment Shalom. Memorials to Northwestern Ovarian Cancer Early Detection Program, 333 E. Superior #490, Chgo 60611.

SIMON, EILEEN L.
(nee HOWARD), of Ft. Myers, FL, formerly of Lincolnwood and Northbrook. Wife of Joseph. Mother of Ronald (Chelle), Howard (Merle), James (Joan); and Jodi (Kent) Koplin. Mother-in-law of the late Debbie. Grandmother of Amy (Brendan) Cundiff, Lonni (Gary) Howington, Ryan and Kya Koplin; Evan (Noelle), Doug (Sandy), Brad (Meaghan), Jordan, Ian and Micah. Great-grandmother of Owen, Maddie, Griffin, Nathan, Jacob, Anna, and Will; Riley and Dylan Howington; Jack and Cody Cundiff. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

SKLAR, BETTY
(nee LEWIN). Aug. 17. Age 86, Holocaust Survivor of Auschwitz. Wife of the late Sam for 51 years. Mother of Helen Newman. Nana of Jason and Brad Newman. Sister of the late Joe, Abe, Isaac and Bella Lewin. Sister-in-law and aunt. She leaves behind her wonderful caretaker, Maria. Former owner of DeMar's Grill located on East Superior. Former resident of Tamarac, Fla. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois Inc., 4255 Main St., Skokie 60076.

SOLOMON, ABRAHAM
Age 79. Husband of Esther (nee Grossman) for 57 years. U.S. Navy WWII 1944-1948 and U.S. Marine Reserves 1950-1951, serving in the Korean War. Father of Bonnie (Mark) Ehrenberg, Steve (Tracy), and Mindy (Steve) Drogos. Grandfather of Richard (Becky) and Heather Ehrenberg; Jeremy & Kevin; Josh & Kaitlyn Drogos. Great-grandfather of Skylar Leah Ehrenberg. Brother of Libby (the late Edward) Hochfelder; Sidney (Jean) and Hyman; and Ann Ozerman. Brother-in-law of Jack (the late Bea) Lieberman, Sally (the late Sam) Marcus and the late Ida (Harry) Small. Uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer's Assn., 4709 W. Golf Rd., Skokie 60076.

SPERLING, FRANCES I.
Age 97. Wife of the late Howard. Mother of Rochelle (Les) Mann; and the late Bette Murry and Alvin. Bubbe of David (Kelly), Debbie (Yuri Gevorgian) and the late Denise Murry; Donna (Andy Brown) Calvert, Roberta (Lars) Skolmar and Kenneth (Debbie) Mann. Aunt of 5. Great-Bubbe of 11 and great-great-Bubbe of 2. Longtime member of the former Cong. Knesses Israel of Humboldt Park. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 910 W. Van Buren, 4th Fl., Chgo 60607; or Maine Township Jewish Cong., 8800 Ballard Rd., DesPlaines 50016.

TEICHMAN, HANNAH
Aug. 14. Wife of the late Max. Mother of Marcia (the late Allen) Lev, Hedy (Ronald) Merel, Debbie (Marty) Schwartz, and Craig. Grandmother of Michael (Sarah) and Alison Lev, Jonathan (Stacy) and Jaime Merel, Jacki and Brian Schwartz. Sister-in-law of Helen (the late Armin). Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Magen David Adom, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

VICTOR, EVELYN R.
Aug. 19. Age 90. Wife of the late Samuel A., M.D. Mother of Jonathan (Carol), Debra (Martin) Shuster, and Denise (Steven) Krug. Grandmother of Jordan and Andrew; Jennifer and Sarah Shuster; Jessica and Sydney Krug. Sister of Peggy (Jay) Chasen. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Jewish National Fund (JNF), 60 Revere Dr. #960, Northbrook 60062.

VICTOR, FAYE
(nee MINCER). Age 81, of Pembroke Pines, FL, formerly of Chicago. Wife of the late Paul. Mother of Rochelle and Alec. Grandmother of Martin and Joseph (Heather) Henning, Pamela and Adam (Jill). Great-grandmother of Donovan and Kierstyn Henning. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WEINER, WILLIAM
Aug. 19. Age 103. Husband of the late Lillian. Father of Milton (Susan), Trudi (Louis) Raffel, and the late Evelyn (Sy) Greenberg. Grandfather of 8. Great-grandfather of 10. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to American Friends of Magen David Adom, 8930 N. Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

WENOKUR, BURTON
Aug. 17. Age 78. Husband of the late Frances (nee Dan). Father of Marsha (Glenn) Brooks, Craig (Laura) and Deidre. Grandfather of Danielle, Garrett and Kelsey Brooks, Jacob and Caroline Frances. Brother of Esther (the late Jerome) Portney, Anita (Russell) Weinberg, and the late Gladys (the late Sam) Fidel. Companion of the late Mariln Lev. Uncle of Judy, Gina, Paula, Linda, Miki, Sari and Tina. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 500 N. Dearborn #305, Chgo 60610.

WISHNOFF, LOUIS
Age 87. Husband of 61 years to Bernyce (nee Gold). Father of Hamilton (Alana), Gaynelle (Wes), Richard (Kristina) and Roger (Dawn). Grandfather of Deena (Michael), Joseff, Douglas, Stacey, Jake, Sam and Katie Bay. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Pulmonary Fibrosis Assn., 1323 N. Halsted, Chgo 60622.

Posted: 2/4/2007 12:52:33 PM
comments powered by Disqus