November 2006

Obituaries

ABELSON, HOPE A.
(nee ALTMAN). Age 95, grande dame of Chicago's nonprofit theater movement. Wife of the late Lester S. Mother of Katherine A. (Robert J. Cornell) and the late Stuart R. Grandmother of Jesse F. and Benjamin "Jamie." Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to League of Chicago Theatres, 228 S. Wabash Ave. #300, Chgo 60604.

ADOLPH, ALAN
Sept. 20. Age 35. Son of Adrienne (nee Pinsly) and the late Harvey. Brother of Cheryl Maysey. Uncle of Savannah and Harley. Nephew of Garry Pinsly. Grandson of the late Evelyn and Joel Pinsly and the late Ada and Ben. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

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 of Lois Ramer. Sister-in-law of Steve (Teri), Lorie (David) Granat and Ellen. Aunt and great-aunt. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Project Aware Foundation, 30151 Tomas St. #200, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688-2125.

BERKLEY, RAYMOND B.
Age 79. Husband of the late Shirley. Father of Michael (Li), Kenneth (Sara), and Jordan (Ila); Dr. Barry (Tammy) and Dr. Scott (Brenda) Atlas. Grandfather of 6. Brother of 5. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

BERMAN, LEO
Age 81. Father of Bruce (Lori) and Ron (Masako). Grandfather of Jennifer (Robert) Tomic, Stephanie, Valerie, Gabrielle, Suzie, Noah, Samantha, Elana, and the late Bobby. Great-grandfather of Will Tomic. Brother of Adeline (the late Melvin) Luckman. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Leukemia Research Foundation.

BLUM, IRVING J.
Age 79. WWII veteran U.S. Navy. Husband of Florence (nee Ashenoff). Father of David (Vickie), Adam (Jennifer) and Matthew. Grandfather of Evan, Lena, Courtney, Jordan and Stephanie. Brother of the late Lee Levitt, Maury Blum and Betty Rosenthal. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave., Chgo 60602; or Chicago Lighthouse for the Blind, 1850 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chgo 60608.

BRAVERMAN, BERT
Husband of the late Lorraine (nee Klein). Father of Michael, and Susan (David) Strulowitz. Grandfather of Ari, Dana and Jack Strulowitz. Brother of the late Jack. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

BRIN, PHILLIP L.
Age 84. Son of the late Mandel and Bertha. Husband of Shirley (nee Pollock). Father of Deborah (Ed) Pruitt, Paul (Judith), and Roberta (Rick) Sharpe. Grandfather of Michael and Meri; Sarah (Don) Spence; Elana and Jesse Pruitt; and Cris Baker. Great-grandfather of Neria Spence. Brother of Jeanette (the late Sidney) Immergluck, and the late Raymond (the late Ruth) and Nathan (Marion). Brother-in-law of Lillian (Stan) Boas and the late Ruth (the late Allen) Sherman. Uncle and great-uncle to many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

BROD, MIN
(nee MECLOVSKY). Wife of the late Arthur. Mother of Les, and Bonnie (Norman) Goldstein. Grandmother of Jackie; and Russ (Carrie), Matt and Jamie Goldstein. Great-grandmother of Jacob, Maxwell and Samarah. Sister of the late Lillian and Ethel. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Maine Twsp. Jewish Cong., 8800 W. Ballard Rd., Des Plaines 60016.

BROWN, LILA
(nee AXELROD). Age 87. Wife of the late Ralph. Mother of Sheila Spitz and the late Rochelle (Sam) Utschen. Grandma of Mark (the late Jerica), Howard (Nancy) and Paul Spitz; Rachel (Bryon) Miller; Andrea and Maurice (Golat) Utschen; Sari (David) Ayalon; and Judi (Orin) Hirsh. Great-grandma of 15. Sister of Ida (George) Bryer, the late Clara (Nate) Friedman and Raymond Axelrod. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Inteerment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer's Disease Assn., 225 N. Michigan Ave., 17th Fl., Chgo 60601-7633.

BROWN, MARCIA MARCY
(nee COBB). Age 62. Wife of Jerry. Senior Bookseller at Walden Books, Niles. Mother of Jeffrey (Diane), Eric and Bradley. Bubbe of Ryan. Daughter of Jan (the late Sam) Cobb. Sister of the late Jolene Fisher. Sister-in-law of Eugene (Penny) Fisher. Aunt of Robin (Bruce) Downing, Amy (Jake) Homer and Douglas Fisher. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Y-Me, 212 W. Van Buren St., Chgo 60607.

BUDOWSKY, HAROLD J.
Age 87. Sept. 10. Age 87, in Scottsdale, AZ, formerly of Chicago. Husband of the late Rosalyne (nee Rosenthal). WWII veteran, attorney in Chicago for almost 30 years. Father of Steven (the late Claire), Lee (Raisa), and Jill (Mark) West. Grandfather of Sara (Tim Allen) and Riva; Jenny and Melissa West. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Special Olympics, 1133 19th St., NW, Washington, DC 20036.

CEEN, NATHANIEL
Age 98. Husband of Ida (nee Greenberg). Father of Richard (Cindy) and Alan (Marla). Grandfather of Samantha and Deborah. Brother of the late Cecilia (Joseph) Hyman, Rose (Louis) Pripstein, Hilda (Joseph) Perschi and Ada (Raymond) Phillips. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

CITRIN, JACK
Age 90. Husband of the late Rose (nee Herskovitz). Son of the late Nettie and Abraham. Father of Merle (George) Monroe and Stephen. Grandfather of Abby Monroe and Ross. Brother of the late Mandel. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to Women's American ORT, 3701 Commercial Ave. #6, Northbrook 60062.

COHN, IRVING B.
Navy veteran of WWII. Husband of Alice (nee Sherman). Father of Yale (Sherri); and Nita (Terry) Tausch. Papa of Janee, Julie, Jason and Phillip. Brotheer of David I. (Irene) and the late Norman and Harold. Brother-in-law of Gertrude (the late Abe) Paskin, and the late Irene (the late Joe) Avner and Gladys Cohn Stone. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to American Lung Assn., 1440 W. Washington Blvd., Chgo 60607.

COOPER, SAM
Brother of Florence (the late Jack) Levitt. Uncle of David (Cynthia) and Steven Levitt, Maxine (Charles) Doolittle, and Laurie (Neal) Ford. Great-uncle of 7. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Menorah Gardens. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

CORNIS, MEYER S.
Age 94. Husband of Cerna (nee Vallens) for over 66 years. Father of Robert (Susan), David (Judith) and Tarryl (Gary) Saipe. Grandfather of Bradley (Kim) and Sara; Leslie (Richard) Hanus; Carolyn (Patrick) Paggi; Joshua, Lara and Noah Saipe. Great-grandfather of Benjamin, Mia, Samuel, Samantha, Tylor and Dakota. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the JUF, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

DANIELS, BLUMA
(nee HANDELMAN). July 16. Age 97. Wife of the late Rabbi Jacob Matthew and the late Moritz Daniels. Mother of Harvey (Annette) and Seymour (Diane) Matthew. Grandmother of David (Didi Deitcher), Jay (Liat), Jamie (Danielle) and Bradley (Christine) Matthew; Alana (Larry) Shepetofsky; and Alyssa (Evan) Cohen. Great-grandmother of Juliet, Joseph, Riva, Joshua, Ariana, Benjamin, Jordan, Brian, Evan and Emma. Sister of the late Anna Wilensky, Frieda Charnowitz and Shaindel Hirshenson. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Alzheimer's Disease Assn., 4709 Golf Rd. #1015, Skokie 60076; or Kehilath Jacob Beth Samuel Cong., 3701 W. Devon Ave., Chgo.

DAVID, GERALD Y.
Father of Randi (Rick) Blodgett. Brother of Malcom (Yvonne). Uncle of Austin. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim.

DOLIN, EVA J.
Daughter of the late Ben and Bertha Lasky Fisher. Mother of Dr. Edwin (Joyce) and the late Dennis. Mother-in-law of Lynn. Grandmother of Josh (Abigail) and Brad. Sister of the late Sam Lasky, Gladys Mendelsohn, Sally Schwartz and Lee Goldberg. Aunt of Enid Ross, Marsha Sigel, Stuart Schwartz and Robert Lasky. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the Jewish United Fund.

DREYFUSS, PETER M.
Brother of Stanley (Anita Shore). Uncle of Marc and Adam. Arrangements by Westlawn Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

ELFMAN, REVA ZOLT
(nee SCHWARTZ). Age 92. Wife of the late Eugene Zolt and William. Mother of Diane Colwyn and Arlene (Essie) the late Howard) Landsman. Mother-in-law of Ralph Colwyn. Grandmother of Andrea Landsman, Nancy (Mitchell) Trudell, Gena (David) Page and Bill (Kim) Colwyn. Great-grandmother of Jeremy and Haley Trudell; Emma and Sam Colwyn; and Max and Noah Page. Stepmother and step-grandmother to the family of William Elfman. Sister, sister-in-law, aunt, cousin and friend to many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy Ave., Chgo 60645.

ELLMAN, EILEEN
(nee HELLER). Sept. 25. Age 79. Wife of the late Ben. Mother of Rhoda (Jay) Hapner. Grandmother of Michael (Gayle) Hapner and Robyn (Patrick) Black. Sister of Jerry (the late Bernice) and the late Calvin (the late Gloria) Heller. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim.

FESTEN, MICHAEL SIMON
Age 68. Husband of Lana (nee Jacobs). Son of the late Milton and Eva Festenstein. Father of Susan (Tom), Marcia (Pat), Richard (Michael); Mac (Ivie) and Terri (Vicki) Cohn. Grandfather of Jennifer, Jeffrey, Ruby, and Ella. Brother of Bernard (Caryl) and Harvey (Barbara) Festenstein, Sue (the late Burt) Verson, and the late Judy Tecktiel. Brother-in-law of Robert Tecktiel. Uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Leukemia or Diabetes Research.

FREEDMAN, MARIAN
(nee SCHUCHMAN). Sept. 13. Wife of the late Edward. Mother of Michael (Sandy). Grandmother of Gabriel. Sister of the late Sally (the late Louis) and Beatrice (the late Louis) Levitt. Aunt of Sandee (David) Holleb and Diane (Fred) Gottheil. Great-aunt and great-great-aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Oakwoods. Memorials to B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim, 901 Milwaukee Ave., Glenview 60025; or Josh Gottheil Memorial Fund for Lymphoma Research, 509 E. Homes, Urbana, IL 61801.

FRIEDMAN, RIVA
(nee MICHELSON). Age 98. Wife of the late Dr. Nathan T. Mother of the late Joseph (Dorothy), the late Dr. Jack (the late Gail), and Dr. Sheldon (Paula). Grandmother of Marcia (Howard) Colton, Jodi (Stan) Slovin, Michael (Regina), Rachel and Aaron. Great-grandmother of Josh, Abigail, Samantha and Jake. Daughter of the late Rachel and Harry Michelson. Sister of the late Larry (Mickey) Michelson, and aunt. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hadassah/Women's ZOA, 4711 Golf #600, Skokie 60076; or ORT, 3701 Commercial Ave. #13, Northbrook 60062.

FRYMER-KENSKY, DR. TIKVA
Wife of Rabbi Allan Kensky. Mother ofo 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, 3220 Big Tree Lane, Wilmette 60091; 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.

GAINER, LUCILLE
(nee STENN). Wife of the late William for 52 years. Mother of Mark and Stephen (Kathleen). Grandmother of Louise and Neil. Sister of the late Harvey, Edgar and Sherwin Stenn. Companion and source of support to college classmates, relatives and friends for over 70 years. Master's degree from University of Chicago and longtime social worker. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the Jewish charity of your choice.

GELLMAN, SHIRLEY
(nee HECKMAN). Sept. 8. Age 88. Wife of the late Daniel. Mother of Louise (Patrick) Casey, Fred, and the late Jack. Grandmother of Michael (Kelly) and Brian Casey, and Thatcher. Sister of Winnie Kutler. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

GETHNER, ROSALYN K.
(nee KEESHIN). Sept. 9. Of Albuquerque, NM, formerly of Chicago. Mother of Michael Henry (Beth) Berkson, M.D. Grandmother of Eric (Stephanie), M.D., Adam (Daniella), Jeffrey (Kathleen) and Joshua (Stephanie) Berkson. Great-grandmother of Kyle, Emily and Benjamin. Sister of Sanford (Marcelle) and Paul (Bonnie) Keeshin. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

GOODMAN, SEENA
(nee MITZNER). Age 88. Daughter of the late Rose and Max Shapiro. Mother of the late Lois Grobes. Grandmother of Joanne St. Andre. Sister of Bob (Sondra) Shapiro, and the late Bernard Mitzner and Norma Kessler. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Horizon Hospice, 833 W. Chicago Ave., Chgo 60622; or the charity of your choice.

GORE, FLORENCE MAE
(nee APPELMAN). Age 87. Wife of the late Philip. Mother of Richard (the late Camille), Kenneth (Barbara); and Terri (Dr. Mitchell) Weinstein. "Grandma Flo" to Kevin, Jason Benjamin; and Eric Weinstein. Sister of Mary (the late Morry) Haft, Sheila (the late Joe) Smith, Fred (Marilyn) Appelman, the late Bertha (the late Phillip) Goldberg, and the late Dr. Ben (the late Rhea) Appelman. Sister-in-law to the late Sylvia (the late Mort) Natker and the late Adeline (the late Irv) Lidskin. Aunt to many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Temple Sholom of Chicago, 3480 N. Lake Shore Dr., Chgo 60657; or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 500 N. Dearborn St. #305, Chgo 60610.

GRAHAM, SIDNEY G.
(nee GOLDBERG). Husband of the late Phyllis (nee Shafton) and the late Marjorie. Father of Stephen, James (Bonnie); and the late Barbara Arlow. Grandfather of Joshua and Joanna (Greg Lewis) Arlow; Justin (Victoria, Charles, Diana (Stephen Olshansky), Amy (Suzanne Gurland), and Aaron. Great-grandfather of Zoe, Arianna, and Nina. Brother of Arthur (Carol), and the late Sally (the late Ben) Rappaport, Zenia (Earl) Wechter, Seymour (Evelyn), Harold (Donna) and Edith. Friend of Gladys Ascher. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Sidney Graham Fund, c/o Avenues to Independence, 515 Busse Hwy., Park Ridge 60068.

GREENBLATT, BERNARD
Husband of the late Juliette. Father of Harmon and Dr. Richard (Jo Ann). Grandfather of Juliet and Lyle. Brother of Evelyn (the late Robert) Roberts, Sherwin (Vivian), and the late Jordan (the late Rosalie). Private arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation.

GREENE, MAXINE R.
(nee GROSSMAN). Sept. 22. Age 89. Wife of the late Jerry. Mother of Steven (Beverly) and Howard (Michelle). Grandmother of Seth and Erica. Sister of Bess (the late Paul) Mesh, the late Ruth Diamond, and the late Lee (the late Elsie) and Abe Grossman. Aunt of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

GURVEY, NATALIE
(nee RAFFEL). Age 82, at Laguna Woods, CA, formerly of Chicago. Teacher Chicago Public Schools for 18 years. Patron of Ravinia Festival, Chicago Symphony and Lyric Opera. Wife of Roy. Mother of Scott (Amy) and Mark (Karen). Grandmother of Alan and Adam (Vicki). Sister of Jerome (the late Janice) Raffel. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Seervices. Interment Mt. Isaiah Israel. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chgo 60074.

HELLER, BARBARA
(nee DAVIS). Wife of Walter. Mother of Ernie (Kathy) and Lewis (Carly). Grandmother of Caitlin, Sarah, Jacob and Gabriel. Sister of Joe (Ruth) Davis, Claire (Al) Kahn and the late Helen Perlman, Seymour and Jerome Davis. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Mt. Jehoshua. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

HOFFMAN, MANUEL S.
Sept. 25. Age 88. Husband of the late Rita J. (nee Molner). Father of Steven D. Brother of Paula (the late Mandel) Doppelt and the late Claire (the late Ray) Greenwald. Uncle of many. WWII veteran, European Theater. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301, Attn: Gift Processing.

HOLLMAN, EILEEN RITA
(nee MITCHEL). Age 69. Mother of Marcia. Grandmother of Matthew and Kristina. Sister-in-law of Jeanne. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Muscular Dystrophy Assn., 570 Lake Cook Rd. #116, Deerfield 60015.

HORWICH, CHARLOTTE
(nee KARZEN). Wife of Ernest L. Mother of Andrea (John) Allen and Jill. Sister of July (Gerald) Lev. Aunt and friend to many. Champion of homeless dogs and cats everywhere. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Leukemia Society of America, Magen David Adom, Planned Parenthood, or the animal shelter or rescue group of your choice.

HYMAN, SAMUEL, M.D.
Husband of Babette (nee Weil). Father of Alan A. (Susan), M.D., Lawrence (Susan); Eleanor (Alan) Gottlieb. Grandfather of Kate, Justin, Scott, Shelby, Emma and Eddie. Brother of Betty (the late Albert) Nemirow and the late Ben and William. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park.

JACOB, ARLENE A.
(nee AMSTEEN). Daughter of the late Mildred and Albert Amsteen. Mother of Michelle (Amy Tolliver). Sister of Joan (Rob) Purvis and Bonnie (Randy) Hendriks. Aunt of Gordie and Aaron Purvis, Chris and Ian Hendriks. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to Cong. Et Chaim, 1710 S. Highland Ave., Lombard 60148.

JAFFE, IRVING
Husband of Fanchon (nee Grad) and the late Shirley Ruth. Father of Gerald (Ellen), Susan Bursztyn, Jeffrey (Bethany) Arnold, and the late Mark Rosen. Father-in-law of Kris Rosen. Grandfather of Sam and Melinda; Howard (Marissa), Jodi and Adam Rosen; Jessica (Jack) Alfandary; Lara (Jaimie) Sadogal; and Bernardo (Francis) Bursztyn. Great-grandfather of Ira, Nicole, Joshua, Victor and Steven. Brother of Jeannette (the late Harold) Glassman, and the late Raymond and Gerald. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle St. #900, Chgo 60604.

JANS, LOUIS
Age 91. Purple Heart recipient, U.S. Army veteran of WWII. Husband of Esther Nelson (nee Bulwa) for 29 years, and the late Faye (nee Baker). Father of Stuart (Carol) and David (Anne). Stepfather of Fern (Robert) Kravets and Nancy (Harvey) Margolis. Grandfather of Brenda Clarke, Lisa (Steven) Columbus, Howard and Michael (Aimee) Kravets, Heather (Glen) Schwaber and Bradley (Ariel) Margolis. Great-grandfather of 10. Brother of the late Irving (the late Bertha) and the late Murray. Uncle of many. Former owner of Louis Jans Men's Shop. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

KASSNER, ELSA
(nee BUCHLER). Sept. 25. Age 97. Wife of the late Max. Mother of the late Ruth (the late Lester) Winternitz. Grandmother of Steven (Carol) and David (Ellen) Muslin and Ava (David) Salman. Great-grandmother of Samantha, Lisa, Michael, Shana, Amy and Aaron. Sister of Clara (the late Herman) Margulies, the late Julia (the late Henry) Freund and Emil (Gratel) Buchler. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Israel Emergency Campaign c/o JUF, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

KENO, ALAN, O.D.
Age 85. Husband of "Lee" Leona (nee Nudelman) for 61 years. Father of Edward, Danny and his wife Dorothy and his late daughter Marcy. Grandfather of Tonya and Jordan. Brother of Betty (the late Lester) Polachek and the late Ralph (Blanche). Brother-in-law of Marilyn (the late Al) Coleman, Dr. Mel and Sally Nudelman, Bernie Nudelman and friend Patti. Cousin, uncle and granduncle of many. Friend and member of Haverim Tovim. Served 44 months in the U.S. Navy in WWII. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Na'Amat, 8707 N. Skokie Blvd. #LL2, Skokie, 60077.

KIRCHHEIMER, HERBERT W.
WWII veteran. Founding member of Lakeside Cong. for Reform Judaism. Husband of the late Dorothy Ann (nee Greener). Father of Lynn K. (Robert A.) Mickovic and Nancy K. Hollins. Grandfather of Elizabeth Ann (John G.) Vecchio, William J. (Iris Crawford) Bernhard, Herbert K. Hollins II, Dorothy-Ann Hollins, Robert M., Christian T. and Keith A. Mickovic. Great-grandfather of Josie, Chris, Erin, Mitchell, Ryan, Heather, Michael, Matthew and Kristin. Brother of the late Richard W. (Dolores W.). Brother-in-law of the late Eugene (Suzanne D.) Greener Jr. Special friend of Lorraine B. Goldman and Eleanor S. Rusnak. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Goodman Family Funerals. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Lakeside Cong. Music and Choir Fund, 1221 County Line Rd., Highland Park.

KIRSCHNER, MILDRED
(nee KENNON). Of Delray Beach, Fla., formerly of Chicago. Wife of the late Dr. Harold. Mother of Barbara (Jeffrey) Glassman, Dr. Paul (Sue), Dr. Kenneth (Celeste) and Raymond (Carolyn). Grandmother of Julie and Todd Glassman; Bradley, Danny (Emily), Randy, Valerie, Carly, Jimmy and Adam. Sister of the late Carol Kushner. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Beverly. Memorials to Temple Anshe Sholom, 20820 S. Western Ave., Olympia Fields 60461; or Womens American ORT Boca-Delray Chapter, 23257 State Rd. 7, #201, Boca Raton, FL 33428.

KRANSEN, RABBI HARRY "JERRY"
Age 74. Father of Chaim, Eve (Vadim) Muchnik and Mona (Jake) Brody. Grandfather of Zachary, Annabella, Asher, Neshahma, Audrey and Sophia. Brother of Beverley (Marvin) Edelstein. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Chicago Chesed Fund, 6100 N. Drake, Chgo 60645.

KRANTMAN, JULIUS
Sept. 11. Age 89. Husband of Betty (nee Weintraub). Father of Susan (Dr. Michael) Friedman, Dr. Herbert (Rochelle), and Rabbi Stanley. Grandfather and great-grandfather of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment in Israel. Memorials to Chaim Dovid of Lincolnwood, 3462 W. Devon, Lincolnwood 60712.

LAZARUS, ARTHUR
Age 80. WWII veteran. Husband for 57 years to June (nee Silver). Father of Mark (Mildred "Mickey") and Robyn. Grandfather of Tyler. Uncle of many. Brother-in-law of Joy (the late Jack) Lambert and Jack O'Regan. Brother of the late Beatrice O'Regan. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Shalom. Memorials to a charity of your choice.

LEFKOVITS, STEVEN
Sept. 19. Age 79. Father of Ariella, Richard (Marina) and Roger (Jomay) Stillman. Husband of Laura Jean (nee Hale). Preceded in death by his siblings Robert and George LeRoy, Maragaret Maate, Joseph Lovas and Alex Lefkowitz. Grandfather of Kayla, Daneil, Victoria, Gian and Gretchen Stillman. Uncle of Jerry (Julie Salmon) Lefkowitz; Audrey (Peter Knitch), Kenneth, Michael (Janet) and Steven (Dunia) LeRoy; and Cathy (Ezra) Ilani. Holocaust survivor, born in Hungary, who lost his parents Rezsi and Hermann and his siblings Anna, Paul, Miklos and Gabriella in Auschwitz in 1944. Horseman who participated in harness racing, including training and driving. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Randhill Park. Memorials to Cong. Shirat Shalom, 30W509 Shoe Factory Rd., Elgin 60120; or United States Holocaust Museum, P.O. Box 1852, Highland Park 60035.

LEVIN, SIDNEY D.
Husband of Natalie Saltiel. Father of Erica Saltiel Levin. Brother of the late Ada (the late Irving) Projansky, Nora (the late Samuel) Goldsmith, and Nora and Irving (the late Belle). Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Emanuel Cong., 5959 N. Sheridan Rd., Chgo; or Roger Baldwin Foundation of the A.C.L.U., 180 N. Michigan Ave., Chgo 60601.

LOUZON, INES ELIZABETH
(nee FRATI). Age 92. Wife of the late Roger Pierre. Mother of Dr. Harvey. Sister of Madelaine (Emil) Kayat, and the late Daniel, Simon, Charles and Leon Frati. Sister-in-law of Colette (Dr. Howard) Lopata. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to ENH Hospice, 1603 Orrington Ave., Evanston 60201.

MASSING, NORMAN
Age 92. Husband of the late Pearl (nee Silverman). Father of Judy Muskal. Grandfather of Mark (Cathy) Muskal and Tracy (Michael) Cohen. Great-grandfather of Jeremy, Jacob, Noah and Joseph. Norman was a poet extraordinaire. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Leukemia Research Foundation, 2700 Patriot Blvd. #100, Glenview 60026.

MAYOFF, BENITA
Age 90. Wife of the late Samuel. Mother of Dennis (Linda). Sister of the late Sadie Rosenberg, Julia Hartzen, Mary Lewis and Ann Rose. Aunt of many. Past president of the Ann Langer Cancer Research Foundation. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to North Shore Chapter of the American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

METZ, MICHAEL
Age 63. Husband of Judy (nee Ludwig) for 38 years. Father of Marc (Jessica), Howard and Jeff. Brother of the late Judith and Howard Goone. Uncle, great-uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Western Golf Assn./Evans Scholars Foundation, 1 Briar Rd., Golf, IL 60029.

MILLER, A. GERSON
Husband of Iris (nee Alexander). Father of Rhonda Faith and John Alexander (Sandy). Grandfather of Jason, Thomas and Alexandra. Brother of Burton (Aileen). Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St., Evanston 60201.

PAUL, SIDNEY
Age 86. Husband of Hannah. Father of Arlene (Leon) Rakowski and Iris (Gary) Greenbaum. Grandfather of Craig and Darin (Cheri) Rakowski and Jason and Evan Greenbaum. Great-grandfather of Ethan and Abby. Brother of Robert (Marianne) and the late Milton. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

PAWLOW, DANIEL
Sept. 16. Age 83. Husband of Mary (nee Barioulia) for 58 years. Father of Stephen (Andrea), Scott (Vicki); and Abbe (Ira) Berry. "Grandpa" of Jamie and Rachel, Lauren and Seth; and Joshua and Moriah Berry. Brother of the late Hy (Beverly) and the late Martin (the late Anita). Uncle of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Cong. B'Nai Tikvah, 1558 Wilmot Rd., Deerfield.

PENN, DOLORES
(nee RUSSO). Sept. 16. Age 91. Wife of the late Robert. Mother of Steven (Linda), and Susan Shaf. Grandmother of Hollund and Hedy Shaf; Hilary (Rico) Bartolai; Lara, Darlene and Steven (Paula). Great-grandmother of Danny and Sophia Bartolai. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Animal Rights Group, PETA, 501 Front St., Norfolk, VA 23510.

POLINSKY, BETTY
(nee BLOCK). Age 95. Wife of the late Morris. Mother of Leonard (Wilma) and Sherwin (the late Dolores). Grandmother of the late Michael and of David, Duana (Michael) Folmar, Mark (Beth), and Lori (Michael) Peterman. Great-grandmother of Laura, Robyn, Haley, Jacob, Zoey, Alexa, Jenna, Blair and Aaron. Friend of Ofelia Soriano, Betty's Caring Angel. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Bnai Brith Council, 9933 N. Lawler #35, Skokie 60077.

RADOV, SYLVIA M.
(nee MECKLENBURGER). Sept. 25. Age 90. Wife of Joseph. Mother of Barbara (Dennis) Kessler, David (Jerry Newton) and Daniel (Gayle) Weinberg. Grandmother of Keith (Lisa), Arthur (Wendy) and Eric (Sharapat) Kessler; Mindy (Kirk) Uhrlab; Brian (Elaine), Zac and Abby Weinberg. Great-grandmother of 9. Sister of Frances (Elliot) Lehman. Will be remembered by Lewis Weinberg. Friend of Zorica Josipovic. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Cong. Solel, 1301 Clavey Rd., Highland Park 60035; or Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, 1 E. Wacker Dr. #2430, Chgo 60601.

ROBBINS, RONALD
Age 78. Husband of Ida (nee Ratner). Father of Dan (Robin), Debbie and the late Lorry. Grandfather of Mitchell, Jeffrey and Corey. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

ROSENBERG, JAMES M.
Age 89. Husband of Patricia "Patsy" for 56 years. Resident of Hearthstone of Arlington Heights. Father of Vicki (Steven) Mann and Valerie Jo. Grandfather of Melissa. Brother of Janet (the late Cheddi) Jagan. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

ROSLYN, GERTRUDE
Wife of the late Irving. Sister-in-law of the late Rose Evans. Aunt of Regina Zoldan Gubic. Cousin of Nancy (the late Dr. Harold) Weiss and Seymour (Marylou) Rogoff. Private arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to National Kidney Foundation.

SABORA, MARILYN G.
(nee GUTSTEIN). Wife of the late John. Mother of Adrienne Lynne (fiancé Louis Dodaro) and Chad (fiancée Melissa Loomis). Sister of Susan Rubin. Aunt of Hal Lawrence and Marissa Jill Rubin. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Rosemont Park. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

SAGERMAN, DR. ARTHUR H.
Age 72. Husband of Joyce (nee Buhai). Practicing dentist for over 40 years in South Suburbs of Chicago. American Dental Volunteer for Israel at Kibbutz Neve Eitan. Father of Dr. Scott (Stephanie), and Nancy Matgous (Dan Rosen). Grandfather "Aat" of Rebecca, Daniel, Adam and Sarah; Jason Emily and Joey Matgous. Brother of Dr. Robert (Malyne). Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Friends for Steven Pediatric Cancer Foundation, 200 W. Jackson Blvd. #1050, Chgo 60606; or Magen David Adom, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

SAHARACK, ELSIE A.
(nee DRUCK). Sept. 25. Age 92. Wife of the late Morris. Mother of Paul (Karen). Granny of Ellen (Marc) Singer, Amy (Ross) Gluck and Bar (Manuela Giordano) Zecharya. Great-grandmother of Zachary, Joshua, Jacob, Joseph and Lindsay. Sister of Charles (Fay) Druck and Sylvia (the late Charles) Levin. Sister-in-law of Anne (the late Abe) Berkowitz. Aunt of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to your favorite charity.

SELINSKY, PAULA
(nee HALPERIN). Setp. 8. Age 100. Daughter of the late Aaron and Julia (nee Golinkin) Halperin. Mother of Judith Sagan and the late Richard Fine. Grandmother of Michael (Linda) and Elizabeth Fine; Paul (Ann) and Alex (Julie Altman) Sagan. Great-grandmother of Katie, Mike, Emma, Lucy, Isaac, Georgie, Ellie, Jessica, Andy and Jeremy. Sister of the late Bernard (the late Maurine), Robert (the late Marge) and Daniel (the late Elizabeth) Halperin, Ruth (the late Maurice) Melamed and Lucille Ollendorff. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

SEMER, ROSE
(nee SHAPIRO). Age 92. Wife of the late Alvin for 49 years, and of the late William Morrison. Mother of Marcia (Sheldon) Pevsner, Barry (Elaine), and Larry (Yvonne) Morrison. Nana of Linda (Michael) Margolis; Janet and David Pevsner; Mark (Simone) and Naomi; Eric, Scott and Kevin (Tiffany) Morrison. Great-grandmother of Ari, Lori, Brian, Eli, Yamin, Yonina, Shaina, Nikolas, Jason and Courtney. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Na'Amat, 8707 N. Skokie, Skokie 60077; or Amit, 3856 W. Oakton, Skokie 60076.

SHACTER, DAVID A.
Sept. 18. Age 93. Husband of Mildred (nee Schwartz). Father of Mitchel (Betty), Gerald (Rhonda) and Stewart (Jamie). Grandfather of Ilisa (Yosi) Shenker, Michael (Carrie), Hannah, Jordan, Adam and Samuel. Great-grandfather of Elka, Chana and Yisrael Meir. Brother of Bernard (Selma). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Keshet, 3210 Dundee Rd., Northbrook 60062.

SHAPIRO, LUCILE
(nee SHUBIN). Wife of the late Maurice. Mother of Lona Wishnak and Cydnie (James) Reich. Grandmother of Pam Goode, Leslie Snyder, Michael and Stephanie Reich, Patricia Reich-Dagnen. Great-grandmother of Robyn and Lauren Goode, Blaise and Logan Dagnen, Samuel and Oliver Reich. Sister of the late Elizabeth Levee, Toby Kaufman and Sidney Kaplan. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Angela Hospice, 144100 Newburgh Rd., Livonia, MI 48154.

STEIN, HOWARD
Formerly of Century Village, Deerfield Beach, FL. Husband of the late Rita R. (nee Schneider). Father of Steven (Ida), Debbe (Scott) Krause, Jeff and Barry. Grandfather of 6. Brother of Gloria (the late Gerald) Cohn. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #206A, Evanston 60201.

STERNSTEIN, CELIA
(nee KAGANOVE). Of Laguna Woods, CA, formerly of Skokie. Wife of Miton. Mother of Martin (Faith) and Allan (fiancée Susan Wernick). Grandmother of Jeffrey, Jonathan, Jeremy, and Julia; and Amy (Russ) Eisenstein. Sister of Jerry (Arlene) Kaganove. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

SZEGO, BRIAN
Age 40. Brother of Merilee "Micki" and Cheryl. Son of the late Eugene and Dorothy. Nephew of Jerome Baren. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle St., Chgo 60604-9807.

TEMKIN, CHARLES
Age 85. Retired Chicago advertising agency executive. Husband of Elaine (nee Lapine). Father of Michael and Marc (LouAnn). Grandfather of Matthew and Daniel. Brother of the late Ann Finer, Betty Sachs, Ben Mazur, Louis, William and Al. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Women's American ORT, 3701 Commercial Ave. #13, Northbrook 60062; or the charity of your choice.

TUREN, EUGENE
Sept. 8. Age 86. Uncle of Hermine and Marvin Becker and the late Robert Thomas Turen. Great-uncle of Leonard (Michelle Michaels) and Elena Becker. Great-great-uncle of Lincoln, Nathan and Micah Becker. Son of the late Samuel and Bessie (Scher). Brother of the late Leonard (the late Geeta Turen Schffner); and the late Nettie (the late Sidney) Leibowitz. Cousin and family historian of the Turen and Scher families. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals (Jewish Burial Society). Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Lieberman Geriatric Centre, 9700 Gross Point Rd., Skokie 60076; or National Spinal Cord Injury Assn., 6701 Democracy Blvd. #300-9, Bethesda, MD 20817.

WEBER, ALICE
(nee GELLER). Age 67. Wife of Saul. Mother of Gina, Jacob (Michelle), Ruben (Stephanie) and Jaime (Leslie). Grandmother of Max, Conner and Claire. Sister of Rose (the late Eli) Grobstein and Myron (Eve) Geller. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WEINER, SYLVIA
Age 85. Wife of the late Arthur. Mother of Barbara Feldman, Terry (Ola), Rita Weiss, and Dennis (Robin). "Nana" of Amy, Bryan, Tim, Kevin, Randi, Eric, Tanya, Marc, Kyle and Kami. Sister of the late Melvin Lotman. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere Dr., Northbrook 60062.

WEISZ, DANIEL L.
Age 81. Husband of Lorraine (nee Jansky) for 59 years. Father of Laurence, Ellen Weisz (Mike) Brownell, Stewart (Ellyn), Mitchell (Marcia) and Jacqueline (Craig) Krandel. Papa of Zachary, Sara Bailey, Adam, Samantha, Aaron, Leah, Elliana and Iris. Brother of Robert (Dorothy), Howard (the late Helen), Edgar (Elaine), Richard (Maribel), and Sally (the late William) Goodman. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to McHenry County Jewish Cong. in the name of Daniel L. Weisz, 8617 Ridgefield Rd., Crystal Lake 60012l ir tiyr favorite Jewish or Israel-based charity.

WOOD, DAVID
Sept. 27. Age 90. Husband of Rachel (nee Lampart). Father of Ethel (Steven) Herzog, Sharon (Jay) Pinsky and Judy (Dennis) Solit. Grandfather of Merrill (Robert) Drew, Scott (Jackie) Pinsky, Jessica (Alex) Grunfeld, Jeffrey and Danny Solit. Great-grandfather of Jacob, Ben, Jordan, Peyton and Kyle. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Holocaust Memorial Foundation of Illinois, 4255 Main St., Skokie 60076.

Posted: 2/16/2007 8:52:50 AM
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