February 2004

ALLSWANG, GERTRUDE
(nee TEITELBAUM). Dec. 15. Age 95. Wife of the late Hyman. Mother of Diane (Richard) Simms. Grandmother of Jennifer Simms, Sheryl (Eric) Whitfield, Lisa (Jeffrey) Christians and Todd Allswang. Great-grandmother of Lauren and Ryan. Sister of the late Melvin (the late Blanche) and the late Morton Teitelbaum. Sister-in-law and aunt to many. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

AUERBACH, ALICE
(nee BELL). Nov. 28. Age 94. Wife of the late Morris Domnitz and the late Irving. Mother of Dr. Jack (Miriam) and David (Harriet) Domnitz and Miriam (Martin) Lebedun. Grandmother of 8. Great-grandmother of 10. Private services in Milwaukee arranged by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

BARNETT, MYRNA
Age 67. Mother of Robert (Christine) Resnick and Stacey (Larry) Lane. Grandmother of Caraline and Jack Resnick, Steven, Lauren and Sean Lane. Sister of the late Renee (Philip) Margolis. Aunt of Louis (Colleen) and Linda Margolis. Great-aunt. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 500 N. Dearborn #305, Chicago 60610.

BASKIND, VERA GENE
Dec. 15. Age 80. Wife of the late Jerome. Mother of Linda B. (Dr. Fred) Rosenberg and Leslie J. (Richard) O’Connell. Grandmother of Jonathan and Michael Rosenberg, Beth and Amy O’Connell. Sister of the late Robert Weinberg and Elaine (the late Harry) Block. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Esther Clamage Auxiliary of Jewish Children’s Bureau, 216 W. Jackson #800, Chicago 60606; or Palliative Care Center of the Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

BASS, WILLIAM MYRON
Son of the late Louis and Bessie. Brother of Lyle (the late Dr. Daniel) Streicher, Meryl (Daniel) Liner, Elise (the late Marvin) Lewis, and Edward (Elinor). Uncle of many. Nephew of Naomi Tepper. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Temple Sholom, 3480 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago.

BELL, GERALD
Dec. 13. Age 81. Husband of the late Laurel (nee Hoosin). Father of the late David. Brother of Lawrence (Leah). Brother-in-law of Phyllis (the late Herbert) Hoosin. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

BENEDICT, LEO
Dec. 22. Husband of the late Herta. Father of Les (Karen) and Don. Close friend of Grete Greenthal. Friend of many. U.S. WWII veteran. Member for decades of Cong. Bnai Emunah. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment New Light. Memorials to Palliative Care Center and Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201; or Selfhelp Home, 908 W. Argyle St., Chicago 60640.

BEREBITSKY, FLORENCE
(nee LEVIN). Jan. 2. Age 78. Wife of Harvey. Mother of Wayne (Ilene), Sharron (fiancé William Weiss), Marlene (Larry) Tatkin, Janice, Leslie (Steve) Kroot. Grandmother of Megan and Sara; Steven and Paul Tatkin; Jilly and Kimmi Kroot. Daughter of the late Ida and Jack Levin. Sister of the late Seymour Levin. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central, Evanston 60201.

BERNBERG, NATE
Age. 98. Husband of Pauline and the late Pearl. Father of Gale Apellman and the late Linda (Bill) Katz. Stepfather of Harry (Marie) Cristol. Grandfather of Mark and the late Lee Apellman, Brian Katz, Peggy (Mike) Weiner. Great-grandfather of Matthew, Emma and Steven. Brother of the late Eddie. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Lieberman Geriatric Centre, 9700 Gross Point Road, Skokie 60076.

BULMASH, LOUIS, DDS
Dec. 5. Age 90, of Chicago and Hallandale, Fla. Dentist for 60 years. Husband of the late Beatrice (nee Cohen). Father of Stuart (Barbara Levin), Jack, MD (Michael Schnur), and Jill. Grandfather of Joy and Hal (Amy Saunoris). Great-grandfather of Gavin and Mia. Brother-in-law of Pearl “Pepi” Bernstein and Frances Corwin Gray. Uncle of Cookie (Irv) Nadler. Companion of Margaret LeVine. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

CAPLAN, JEROME “JERRY”
Dec. 8. Age 81. Husband of the late Shirley (nee Finkelstein). Father of Sheldon (Jan) and Michael (Sammi). Grandfather of Lindsey, Kelly, and Nicole. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

COHEN, LILLIAN R.
(nee LASER). Dec. 17. Age 98. Wife of thelate Fred. Mother of Barbara (Leonard) Blinderman and the late Audrey (the late Alvin) Markoff. Grandmother of Robert (Diane), Barbara and Fred Markoff; Lisa (John) Appelbaum; Nancy (Ibrahim Coban), Michael and Andrew Reib; Susan (Stuart) Feil. Great-grandmother of 11. Sister of the late Meyer, and Ray Laser, Ann Chapman, Pearl Berlin, Myrtle Fox, Harriet Null, and Jean Shultz. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 150 N. Michigan Ave. #400, Chicago 60601.

COLBY, JULIAN
Jan. 4. Age 75, of Flossmoor. Husband of Sheila (nee Smerling). Father of Terri (Mark) Colby Barr; Bebbie; Patti (Ronald) Meels; and the late Jeffery Alan. Grandfather of Matthew, Noah and Rachel Barr; Aaron, Alix, Shana and Marnina. Brother of David (Florence), Howard and Edward (Diane). Brother-in-law of David (Ginger) Smerling. Uncle, cousin and friend to many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Mt. Mayriv. Memorials to Parkinson Disease Foundatioin, 833 W. Washington, Chicago 60607.

DOREN, CY
Dec. 11. Age 70. Husband of Laila “Lauha” (nee Hirsimaki). Father of Dr. Gregory (Karen), David, Julie and Glenn. Grandfather of Hannah, Kyle and Allison. Brother of Mary (the late Daniel) Titelman, Ben (Charlotte) Doren and Sharon (Melvin) Spear. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to University of Chicago Cancer Research Center, 5841 S. Maryland, MC 1140, Chicago 60637.

DRORY, HYMAN
Dec. 15. Age 81. Husband of Miriam (nee Rosenthal). Father of Cynthia (Myles) Bauer. Grandfather of Raeanna, Samuel and Alexis Bauer. Brother of Yosef, Shula (Avram) Melamed and Esther Greenberg. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Women’s American ORT, 3701 Commercial #13, Northbrook 60062.

FABER, HARRIET
(nee SCHULTZ). Age 77. Wife of Sherman. Mother of Patricia (Alan) Caplan, Mark (Cynthia Marines) and Richard (Marcia). Grandmother of Samuel, Benjamin and Joseph Kaplan; Holden, Greer, Gabriella, Hannah and Rebecca. Daughter of the late William and Rose Schultz. Daughter-in-law of the late Howard and Geraldine. Sister of Janet (the late Leo) Goldberg, Zelda (Leo) Katz and Alan (the late Jean) Schultz. Sister-in-law of Lorraine (Jim) Politis and the late Norman (Phyllis). Aunt of many. Past president of Morton Grove Hadassah. Teacher in the Morton Grove public schools for over 20 years. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Morton Grove Hadassah c/o Thelma Dobkin, 7640 Churchill, Morton Grove 60053; or Northwest Suburban Jewish Cong.

FARBER, ELAINE G.
(nee LANDER). Wife of the late Alvin Kaufman and Ben. Mother of Terry (Lynne), Stuart, Howard and the late Lee Kaufman. Grandmother of Jennifer (Michael) Blum, Michael, Mischa, Rachel and Joseph Kaufman. Great-grandmother of Madison and Mikayla. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish Council for Youth Service (JCYS), 1700 Weiland Road, Buffalo Grove 60089.

FREY, SUSAN
(nee GOLDMAN). Wife of Joseph, formerly of Frey Bindery. Mother of Dee Frey and Pam (Rick) Mazzanti. Grandmother of AJ Mazzanti. Sister of the late Ronnie (Bernard) Kadison and Mark Goldman. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St., 206A, Evanston 60201.

GOLD, SEYMOUR
Dec. 2. Age 80. Husband of the late Emily. Fathrer of Cheryl and Loren (Debby). Grandfather of Samantha and Benjamin. Brother of Toby (Seymour) Kessler and Jerry. Brother-in-law and uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

GOLDBOGEN, AUDREY
(nee STURTZ). Age 84, of Antioch, formerly Lake Zurich. Wife of the late David. Mother of Deborah (Bill) Campbell, Gregory (Michael) and the late Geoffrey. Mother-in-law of Deirdre. Grandmother of 9. Great-grandmother of Ashley. Sister of Shirley (Harold) Fagel and Patricia (Michael) Harris. Former Ela Township librarian. Past president and life member Northwest Suburban Hadassah. Founding member of Cong. Beth Judea. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Northwest Suburban Hadassah c/o 1724 First St., Highland Park 60035.

GOLDSTEIN, MARY
(nee ISAACSON). Dec. 26. Age 100. Wife of the late Nathan. Mother of Irma (the late Harold) Spielberg and Melvin (Marylou). Grandmother of Sondra (James Neihaus) Spielberg; Ronda (Roman Marak) Scott-Marak; Natalie (Michael) Donovan; Lawrence (Rolla Bedford) and Steven. Step-great-grandmother of 4. Sister of the late Shirley (the late Harold) Deutsch, Rose (the late Edward) Gelt, Adele (the late Aaron) Fryer and Arthur Isaacson. Daughter of the late Isadore and Johanna Isaacson. Aunt of 8. Great-aunt and friend of many. Friend of care-givers Rosemarie and Edwin Reinante. Member of Marks Nathan Hall. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals Interment Waldheim. Memorials to H.L.D. chapter of City of Hope or Jewish War Veterans.

GREENBERG, JUDITH
Nov. 4. Age 60. Daughter of the late Celia. Niece of Gertrude and the late Sidney Epstein. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim.

GREENBERG, MARY “MAMIE”
(nee ADLER). Dec. 2. Age 84. Wife of Samuel “Sam.” Mother of Merle (Marty) Wolfinsohn and the late Joel (Susan). Grandmother of Jordana (Tom) McGee, Aaron and Sarah Wolfinsohn, Jennifer, Scott and Matthew. Sister of Edith (the late Eli) Weinstein and the late Harold (the late Mary) Adler. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

GUTMAN, SARA E.
(nee GOODMAN). Dec. 15. Age 82. Wife of the late Leonard. Mother of Joel (Peggy), Michael S., Judy Zena (Lee) Jacobi and Debbi (Randy Levin). Grandmother of Douglas (Kim), Dave (Jenna), Rebecca, Rachel, Jasmine, Sierra, Lev, Marissa and Danielle. Great-grandmother of Nicole. Sister of Rose (the late Robert) Graham and the late Morris (Jeanne) Goodman. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Temple Beth Israel or Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

HAFT, LOUIS
Age 93. Husband of the late Anna. Father of Mike (Arlene). Grandfather of Suzan (David) Festenstein and the late Shari Haft-Mayer. Great-grandfather of Carly, Cole and Noah Festenstein and Alexa Mayer. Brother of the late Ben and Maurice, and Shirley Gordon. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Earl J. Goldberg Aplastic Anemia Foundation (EJGAAF), PO Box 1324, Northbrook 60065.

HERTZ, PHYLLIS
(nee FRIEDMAN). Dec. 5. Age 89. Wife of the late Leo. Mother of Roberta (Robert) Hertz-London and Denise (Patrick) Hertz-McGrath. Grandmother of Fiona, Colleen, Justin, Zachary, Michael and Elaine. Great-grandmother of Nicole, Jenna, Miranda and Keylee. Sister of Esther Mann and the late Bernard Friedman. Member of Hadassah, ORT and Na’Amat. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim Memorials to Chicago Chapter of Hadassah, 4711 Golf Rd. #600, Skokie 60076-1241.

HODES, ESTELLE
(nee STEBELMAN). Age 77. Longtime member of Northwest Suburban Jewish Cong. and lifetime member of Hadassah. Wife of the late Martin. Mother of Irene and Jeffrey (Nine). Sister of Byron (Harriet) Crecelius. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Northwest Suburban Jewish Cong., ;7800 Lyons, Morton Grove 60053.

HOFFMAN, HARRIET
(nee PRIZANT). Age 75. Wife of Mark. Mother of Don (Barbara), Bob (Barbara) and Ken (Melissa). Grandmother of David (fiancée Jenny Present), Jenny, Jon, Annie, Rebecca, Ellen, Michael and Karen. Sister of the late Esther (the late Al) Bobroff and Sylvia (Lou) Kaplan. Aunt and great-aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Moriah Cong., Les Turner A.L.S. Foundation, 8142 N. Lawndale, Skokie 60076; or ENH Hospice, 5215 Old Orchard Rd. #200, Skokie 60076.

HOLTZER, MARION
(nee MANDEL). Dec. 4. Wife of the late Lester. Mother of Fredrica Berg and Jim (Ellen). Grandmother of Jennifer, Daniel and Ethan. Sister of the late Goldie (the late David) Lerman. Aunt of Judie (Shelly) Seidel, Phil Kaplan, Diane (Eugene) Eisman, the late Barry Kaplan and the late Frankie Lerman. Great-aunt of Elyktra Eisman. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to JUF, 1 S. Franklin, Chgo. 60606.

HULSH, STEVEN L.
Dec. 19. Age 58. Husband of Maya (nee Polishuk). Father of Oren, Jeremy and Daniel. Son of Louise (Sydney) Hoffmann and the late Jerold. Brother of Jonathan (Rabia); and Jacqueline (Sam) Dicker. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

HYMES, EVALINE R.
(nee CANTOR). Wife of David. Mother of Rhonda (the late Steven) Robinson and Helaine (Joel) Lazar. Grandmother of Erin and Sara Robinson; Cory and Wendy Lazar. Sister of the late Jeanette (Edward) Elbaum. Previous charter member of Dr. Samuel Perlman Post 800, Jewish War Veterans, U.S.A. Auxiliary in Lincolnwood. Currently member of Skokie Post 328 JWV Auxiliary for many years. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to National Museum of American Jewish Military History, 1811 R St., N.W., Washington DC 20009.

JELINSKI, NATHAN
Dec. 3. Age 90, Holocaust survivor. Husband of the late Toby (nee Brodsky). Brother of the late Yaakov, Dvorah, Sarh and Leah. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

KAMM, SYLVIA
(nee KATZMAN). Wife of the late Max. Mother of Jack (Marsha); and Marlene (Mark) Striegl. Grandmother of Aron (fiancée Sandra Mieli), Sara (Harley) Gold, and Brendan Striegl. Sister of Roseland (David) Zaransky. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

KARBIN, SAM
Dec. 27. Age 87. WWII Navy veteran. Husband of the late Isabelle (nee Nathanson). Father of Monica (Marilyn). Brother of Dorothy (Irvin) Goldberg and the late Bernard. Brother-in-law of Florine. Uncle, great-uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Kelcier Aid – Waldheim. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central, Evanston 60201; or American Heart Assoc., 208 S. LaSalle St. #900, Chicago 60604.

KASEN, BURTON P.
Dec. 16. Age 69. Father of Blythe (Andrew) Thomashow, Lee (Doris) and Eric (Kim). Grandfather of Robert, Russell, and Rachel Thomashow; Sarah, Isabella, Olivia and Mia. Brother of Elaine (Alvin) Glatt. Uncle to Susie Glatt-Greenberg and David Glatt. Companion of Loretta Yankowski. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Memorials to Parkinson’s Disease Foundation, 833 W. Washington St., Chicago 60607.

KOLODENKO, LILLIAN
(nee KAGAN). Age 90. Wife of Nathan. Mother of Marshall, Rosanne, and the lateTheodore. Grandmother of Michael (Lisa) and Karen. Sister of Dan (Phyllis), William (the late Roslyn), the late Dorothy “Dot,” and Estelle Kagan. Arrangments by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore.

KOVIT, SALLY
(nee BROOKS). Dec. 10. Age 84. Wife of Norman D. Mother of Jeffrey (Zina). Sister of the late Sam (the late Sadie) Brooks, Anne (the late Michael) Robinson, Martin (Millie, and the late Edythe) Brooks and Eva (the late William) Friedlander. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

KRAMER, EVA
(nee DRAFT). Age 90. Wife of the late Morrie. Mother of Rosalyn Wiener and Arlene (the late Henry) Spiro. Grandmother of Philip (Nancy) Wiener, Lisa (David) Nisson, Robin (Scott) Loebel; Dr. Ira (Ruth), Howard (Rachel) and Robert (Nori) Spiro. Great-grandmother of many. Sister of the late Harry (the late Min) Draft. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorials Funerals. Interment Menorah Gardens. Memorials to Anshe Motele Cong., 6527 N. California Ave., Chicago 60645, or to the charity of your choice.

KRAUS, NATHAN
Dec. 1. Age 93. Husband of Roselyn. Father of Beth Marcus and Barbara Stephens. Grandfather of 4. Patent and trademark attorney for over 30 years at the Chicago law firm of Arnstein and Lehr. Past president of the Rogers Park Jewish Community Center. Founding board member and vice president of the Bernard Horwich JCC. Co-founder with his wife, Roselyn, of the American Friends of Israel War Disabled Foundation. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund.

LITWACK, HYMAN E.
Age 96. Husband of the late Ann (nee Horvitz) and the late Jean (nee Heinrich). Father of Marcia, and of Etta (David) Jonas. Grandfather of Orete (David) Harkavy, Jonathan and Ann Jonas. Brother of the late Sol (Dorothy). Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Solomon Schechter Day Schools, 3210 Dundee Road, Northbrook 60062.

MARGOLIN, JEAN H.
Wife of the late Edward. Mother of Penny (Erwin) Rosenblum and Stephen (Linda). Grandmother of Jan (Steven) Rappin, Paul (Jennifer) Rosenblum, Becky (Michael) Elrod, Peter (Tracy) Margolin and Angie (David) Weinberg. Great-grandmother of Danny, Eddie, Max, Sam, Jessica, Jonathan, Jack, Joseph, Ellie and Lane. Sister of 8. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Children’s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children’s Plaza, Chicago 60614.

MEISTER, ROSE
(nee GILMAN). Dec. 31. Age 86. Wife of the late Ben. Sister of Shirley (Morry) Levin and the late Goldie Rosenberg, Bess Domash, Henry and Louis Gilman. Aunt of Harriet (Jordan) Krugel. Great-aunt of Gary (Erica) and Mitchell (Mary) Krugel, Judy Stocks and Michael Levin. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment United Pavolicher – Waldheim. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central, Evanston 60201.

MOHR, ELAINE G.
(nee GOLDMAN). Dec. 14. Age 72. Wife of the late David L. Mother of Pam Mohr and Sandy (Bob) Bulmash. Grandmother of Danny and Sammi. Sister of Michael Goldman and Lee Leibowitz. Sister-in-law of Judith Hochberg. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

NATHAN, MIN
(nee ROSS). Age 91. Wife of the late Nate. Mother of Louise (Steve) Cohn, Robert (Leslie) and Richard (Karin). Grandmother of Andrew, David (Lisa), and James (Julia) Cohn; Audrey (Jon) Levy, Julie (Glen) Voorhees, Susan (Steve) Thayer; Rachel, Megan and Tanya. Great-grandmother of Courtney, Nathan, Ethan, Rebecca, Madelyne and Cooper. Sister of the late Eve (the late Ted) Lewin, Jerome (the late Sarah) and Martin Ross. Sister-in-law of Goldie (the late Jack) Raffe. Aunt of many. Thank you to caregiver Myrna Darcera. Arrangments by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn. PO Box 2680, North Canton, OH 44720.

NICKER, ROSALYN
(nee RUBENSTEIN). Wife of Howard. Mother of Barbara Bernstein and Scott. Grandmother of Jay (Pam) and Stephen (Mikel) Bernstein and Caryn (Harold) Kirman. Great-grandmother of Lauren. Sister of Jack (Myn) Rubenstein. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

NOVAK, LILLIAN
(nee SKLARCIK). Wife of the late Harry and Sam. Mother of Marsha (Irwin) Lyons and Steven (Miriam). Grandmother of Harmon, Lori and Adam. Sister of Ruth (Robert) Soska. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Kellogg Cancer Center of Evanston Hospital or the charity of your choice.

PARTOS, ERNEST J.
Dec. 24. Age 75. Husband of the late Blossom (nee Golman). Brother of Richard (Shirley). Uncle of Michael (Yukie) and Nancy. Cousin of Norma Hayden. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Rabbi’s Discretionary Fund of Cong. Etz Chaim, 1710 S. Highland, Lombard 60148.

PLATT, CAROLINE
|(nee JAFFE). Dec. 4. Age 86. Wife of George. Mother of Rona Herman and the late Jay E. Sister of Judith (the late Milton) Orman. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Rosemont Park. Memorials to Chicago Committee for the Weizmann Institute, 79 W. Monroe St. #1111, Chicago 60603.

REIMER, ALBERT
Dec. 22. Age 100. Husband of the late Sadie (nee Kanzelbaum). Father of Sharon (Leon) Kaufman. Grandfather of Teri (Jack) Heyden and Linda Allen. Great-grandfather of Jamie and Todd Heyden. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

RICHMOND, JAMES S.
Nov. 23. Of Del Ray Beach, Fla., formerly of Niles. Husband of Florence (nee Morrison). Son of the late Harry and Jeanette. Father of Mark (Edie), Alan and the late Glenn. Grandfather of Heather, Evan, Corey and Hava. Step-grandfather of Louis (Tamara) and Marc Reznick. Brother of Paul (Sally). Member of the Masons. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to City of Hope, 5215 Old Orchard Rd., Skokie 60077; or Hospice by the Sea, 1531 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Boca Raton, FL 33486.

RIFKIN, IDA
(nee WALOWITZ). Dec. 22. Age 85. Wife of Lou. Mother of Barry (Tina) and Tommy (Helen). Grandmother of Andy, Donny, Kim, Debbie and Mike. Sister of Sidney (Elaine) and the late Melvin Walowitz, and the late Shirley Lerner. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Ricky Walowitz Memorial Fund, 3964 W. Dundee Rd., Northbrook 60062.

ROGERS, WALLY
Dec. 24, suddenly. Husband of Ruth (nee Schoemann). Father of Bruce, Barbara (David) Mautner and Carol. Grandfather of Benjamin, Jodi and Emily. Brother-in-law of Mildred Goldman. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom.

ROSENBERG, LENA
(nee TEREN). Age 80. Wife of Morris. Mother of Arlene (Fred) Edeleman and Allan (Kathy). Grandmother of Yael, Ryan, Shauvan and Caitlin. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

ROSS, MILLIE “ROSE”
(nee BARASCH). Dec. 31. Age 77. Wife of Jack Smith, the late Jack Sachman, and Leonard “Lou.” Mother of Marya (Jay) Zoline, Felyce (Michael) Gilford; Karen, Jack (Barbara), Elliot (Ellen Ullman) and Michael. Grandmother of Jaimee and Colin Gilford; Lauren (Michael Goldberg) and Daniel. Great-grandmother of Zackary. Sister of the late Jeanne (the late Jack) Kozlov and Bess (the late Oscar) Friedman. Aunt of many. Friend of Roberta (Stuart) Lipton, Maxine (Nelson) Wofse and their families. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Horizon Hospice, 833 W. Chicago Ave., Chicago 60622.

RUBIN, SAMUEL J.
Dec. 25. Age 86. Husband of Myndel (nee Janowitz). Father of Dr. Irwin “Bud” (Becky) and of Marlene (Stuart) Senescu. Grandfather of Dr. Shayna and of Reid and Carly Senescu. Brother of Sylvia Bekowsky, the late Mollie (the late David) Fierer, Charles (the late Ethel) Rubane and Rebecca (the late Harry) Hershman. President and founder in 1939 of Arrow Metal Products and Bowman Electrical Products. Lifetime member of B’nai Brith. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Women’s American ORT, 3701 Commercial #13, Northbrook 60062; or to the charity of your choice.

SALZMAN, RUTH
(nee STERN). Dec. 3. Age 96. Former wife of the late Simon. Mother of Sue (Joel) Kaufmann and Louise (David) McAulay. Grandmother of Julie (Alex) Gordon, Kenneth (Lara) and Melissa Kaufmann, Suzanne (Terrence) and Diane McAulay. Great-grandmother of Charlie and Madeline Gordon and Zoe Kaufmann. Sister of the late Kenneth Stern. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Lincoln Memorial, Aurora. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Assoc., 4709 Golf Rd., Skokie 60076; ir Selfhelp Home, 908 W. Argyle, Chicago 60640.

SCHER, MINNIE
Sister of Ida (Morris) Tovian, Eva (Harry) Elatkin; and the late Solomon (Joyce) and Frank (Simie) Scher. Daughter of the late Israel and Anna Scher. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to City of Hope, 5215 Old Orchard Rd., Skokie 60077.

SHERMAN, DONALD M.
Dec. 20. Age 74. Husband of the late Carolyn (nee Stromzand). Father of Tony (Julie) and Dale (Robin). Grandfather of Kyle, Zoe, Madison and Kaylee. Brother of Gloria (the late Nate) Kamish. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #206A, Evanston 60201.

SHIELDS, DR. ARTHUR J.
Dec. 1. Husband of Lillian (nee Dukart). Father of Annette (the late Rabbi Robert) Benjamin, Marilyn (Harvey) Mines and Roberta (Stuart) Kaplan. Grandfather of Rissa (Lee) Cutler, Suzanne (Brian) Robbins, Jeffrey (Melissa) Benjamin, Diana (Paul) Nielander, Gary Mines, Roni, Howard (Sarah) and Michael Kaplan. Great-grandfather of 9. Brother of Diane (the late Harold) Hirsch and the late Ruth (the late Elmer) Jacobson. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Temple Beth Israel or the charity of your choice.

SHISLER, GERTRUDE
Daughter of the late David and Ida “Pshissvo.” Aunt of Sandra Elbaum, Marilyn (Edward) Orleans, Charlotte (Jeffrey) Lustig, Naomi Shisler and Judith (Ed) Kantor. Sister of the late Ethel (the late Herman) Elbaum, the late Meyer (the late Pearl) and the late Nettie Shisler. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Magen David Adom, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077; or Cong. Ner Tamid, 2754 W. Rosemont Ave., Chicago 60659.

SILLS, DOROTHY
(nee JACOBS). Wife of the late Murray. Mother of Linda (Larry) Miller. Grandmother of Jessamyn, David and Natasha Miller. Aunt, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Piser Chapel. Interment New Light.

SLIVE, NATHANIEL
Age 88. Husband of Sylvia (nee Kirchick). Father of Jacqueline, Deborah (David) Hughes, and Daniel. Grandfather of Sarah. Brother of Seymour (Zoya) and of the late Anita (Harry) Rosen. Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish United Fund, 1 S. Franklin St., #505, Chicago 60606.

SMITH, ELAINE P.
(nee ROSETH). Dec. 21. Age 79. Wife of Maurice. Mother of Yoel (Esther) Natzarim and Robert (Nancy). Grandmother of Rachel and Gavriella Natzarim; Michelle and Daniel. Sister of Ruth Cahan. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Mogen David Adom, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

SNIDER, MILTON J.
Jan. 3. Age 94. Husband of the late Betty (nee Salwey). Father of Leda (Irving) Blitstein, Sue-Anne (the late Uriel) Neuman, and the late Ellen (Ronald) Goodman. Grandfather of 8. Great-grandfather of 8. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Ridgelawn. Memorials to Skokie Lions Club, 8525 N. Lawndale, Skokie 60076.

SOBOL, WALTER “WALLY”
Age 82. Husband of the late Estelle. Father of Kathie (Jerry) Holzman, Dale (Rita) and Alan. Grandfather of Scott (Amy) and Ryan (Sonny Ferdinand) Holzman; Daniel, Brandon, Jason and Bryce. Brother of Millie Arnold and Roz (Sherman) Frooman. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorials Funerals. Memorials to Y-ME, 212 W. Van Buren St., 5th Fl., Chicago 60607.

SONKEN, EDWIN H., DPM
Dec. 4. Husband of Lillian (nee Kaplan). Father of Merle and Michael. Brother of the late Joseph, Dr. Paul Sutton, Milton, Edna Smilgoff, and Max Rosenthal. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

TAUBER, ARTHUR ROBERT, O.D.
Dec. 31. Age 79. Husband of the late Phyllis Harriet (nee Sverdlik). Father of Mark (Janice) and Scott (Jodi Lynne). Grandfather of Jonathan, Dana, Danielle and Rachel. Brother of Sue (Saul) Rocklin. Brother-in-law of Roslyn (Saul) Troop. Companion of Rita Reader. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom.

TRUGER, LOIS
(nee DAVIS). Dec. 9. Age 68. Wife of the late Norman. Mother of Mark (Gail), Lee (Anne) and the late Ilesa. Grandmother of Rachel, Dayna, Corey and Nathan. Sister of Lorraine (Kenneth) Tursky. Sister-in-law of Newton (Donna). Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 500 N. Dearborn #305, Chicago 60610; or Cong. Beth Am, 225 McHenry Road, Buffalo Grove 60089.

WAXBERG, ESTHER TUREK
(nee WALIN). Dec. 21. Age 94. Wife of the late Jack, and Joseph Turek. Mother of Barbara (Sam) Greisdorf and Dr. Michael Turek. Grandmother of Judy (Jim) Dash, Linda (Andy) Lorsch, Dawn (Dean) Stromsborg, Joan (Fred) Mayo; Jennifer, Amy, Brittany, Joshua, Travis, Rebecca and Shane Turek. Great-grandmother of 5. Sister of the late Mildred (Samuel) Schaner. Aunt and great-aunt of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WECHTER, ZENIA
(nee GOLDBERG). Dec. 28. Age 87. Wife of Earl. Mother of Susan Schreiber, Thomas (Alice) and Judith. Grandmother of David (Julie) and Karen Schreiber, Joshua and Matthew. Great-grandmother of Tyler Jessica Schreiber. Sister of Sidney and Arthur (Carol) Graham; and the late Sally Rappaport, Edith, Seymour and Harold Graham. Past president of Bnai Brith Women District 6. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St., Evanston 60201.

WEILAND, STEVEN E.
Dec. 8 Age 56. Husband of Pamela (nee Wolin). Father of Karyn (Braulio) Flores and Lisa. Brother of Richard (Karen), Andrea, Judith Anderson, and Michael (Shelley MacGregor). Nephew of Bernardine Sperling. Uncle of Jacob, Ezra, Nathan, Madeline and Emily; Jorie and Sari Lesk. Son-in-law of Sidney and June Wolin. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials toAmerican Heart Assoc., 208 S. LaSalle #900, Chicago 60604; or American Diabetes Assoc., 30 N. Michigan, Chicago 60602; or Riverside Foundation, 14588 W. Highway 22, Lincolnshire 60069.

WIZNITZER, ABRAHAM
Dec. 23. Age 83. Husband of Rifka. Father of Dr. Max (Debra), Dr. Israel (Deborah) and Ira (Isabella). Grandfather of many. Son of the late Schmiel and Chana. Brother of the late Rifka. Father-in-law of the late Alita. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment in Israel. Memorials to Associated Talmud Torahs, 2828 W. Pratt, Chicago 60645.

ZINDER, IRMA
(nee BRILL). Age 87. Wife of the late Sidney. Mother of Janice Mueller. Grandmother of 3 and great-grandmother of 1. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Disease Assn., 4709 Golf Road #1015, Skokie 60076.

As a service to our Chicago Jewish community, JUF News is pleased to list obituaries free of charge. Notices sent to us will be edited to meet the paper’s space requirements each month. 

Posted: 2/27/2007 11:13:11 AM
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