June 2004

ABRAMOVITZ, SAMUEL I.
April 19. Age 89. WWII veteran. Husband of Sharon (nee Reynolds). Brother of Albert (Edith), and of the late Mollie (the late Martin) Schwartz. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim.

ALPERN, GERTRUDE
(nee KENTOR). April 12. Age 82. Mother of Ron (Renee), Gary (Nui) and Larry. Grandmother of Robert and Michael. Sister of Bill (Diane), Dave (Pearl) and the late Dorothy Kentor; and Sally (Daniel) Goldman. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Shalom. Memorials to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 150 N. Michigan Ave. #400, Chicago 60601.

ALPERT, BETTY
(nee KUKLIN). April 10. Age 78. Wife of the late Fred. Mother of Gary. Sister of the late Harry and Irv Kuklin. Sister-in-law of Reba and Loretta Kuklin. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to American Diabetes Assoc., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chicago 60602.

ARKIN, MOLLY
Wife of the late Irwin. Sister of Leiba (Gita) Shmulovich, and the late Samuel (the late Bernice) Smolin. Aunt to Edward (Susan), David (Cindy), and Harlan (Judy) Smolin; Joseph (Anat) Shmulovich, and Sonia Balaban. Great-aunt to 12. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to JUF-United Jewish Appeals, 1 S. Franklin, Chicago 60606.

BATEMAN, LENA “LEE”
Age 89. Wife of the late Bert. Mother of Lauren (Richard) Barnett and Howard. Sister of Thelma Henry and the late Esther Weston, August Wright, and Seymour Kramer. Sister-in-law of Sylvia Goldstein. Aunt to many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Women’s American ORT, 3701 Commercial Ave. #14, Northbrook 60062; or National Council for Jewish Women.

BERGER, RONALD
April 1. Age 70. Husband of Meta Rose (nee Schwartz). Father of Dr. Jan (Robin Hochstatter), Louis (Robin Loewenberg) and Jonathan (Rebecca). Grandfather of James Ronald, Michael Edward, Jessica Rose, and Sydney Ann. Brother of Miles (Sally) and Robert. Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements and private entombment by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to Ronald Berger Memorial Cancer Fund, c/o Northwestern Memorial Foundation, 750 N. Lake Shore Dr. #542, Chicago 60611.

BERISH, ABE
Age 104. Husband of the late Rubye (nee Kovler). Father of Barry (Molly Belle). Grandfather of Brad (Audrey), Brian (Leslie), Blake (Jillian) and Brett. Great-grandfather of Brandon, Brooks, Madison and Bria. Uncle of many. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services.

BERS, LILLIAN K.
(nee KRIVENSKY). April 10. Age 86. Wife of the late Isadore. Daughter of the late Philip and Sarah Krivensky. Sister of the late Gussie (Morris) Rosenfeld, Evelyn (Morris) Hersh, Eve (Jacob) Kalish, and Golda Krivensky. Aunt of Idell Goldstein, Laura Durschlag, Sheldon and Norman Rosenfeld, Sheila Cohen, and the late Lyla Levy. Grand-aunt of 14, great-aunt of 8. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hadassah or Jewish Council for the Elderly.

BLOOM, IRVING H.
Age 79. Husband of Doris C. “Dutchie” (nee Cohen). Father of Barbara M. (David) Neustadter. Grandfather of Paul and Pamela Neustadter. Brother of Louis (the late Evelyn) and Esther (the late Milton); and the late Bella (Morris) Steinberg. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 77 E. Monroe, Chicago 60603.

BLUMENFELD, KATE
(nee TINSKY). April 22. Age 104. Wife of the late Albert. Mother of Edgar (Diane), Syril (James) Weiss, and David. Grandmother of 11. Great-grandmother of 19. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to National Jewish Medical and Research Center, 1400 Jackson, Denver, CO 80206.

BORON, ARTHUR
April 5. Age 89. Husband of the late Esther (nee Goldman). Father of Arnold (the late Sharon) and Richard (Carole); and Maureen (Patrick) McNicholas. Grandfather of Lisa, Barry, Lane, Daniel (Tracy) and Andrew (Liz). Great-grandfather of Katie and Max. Brother of Dorothy (the late Sol) Shainberg; Norman (Claire) and William (Ann); and Ethel (the late Irving) Slutsky. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim.

BUCKMAN, MARION
(nee RAPPOPORT). April 24. Age 92. Wife of the late Simon. Mother of Gerald (Maxine); and of Dolores “Dolly” Berg Starr. Grandmother of Erica and Brian; Neil (Joanne), Herbert, and Richard (Andrea) Berg. Great-grandmother of Sarah, Jessica and Samantha Berg. Sister of Harold (Bernice) and the late Irving (the late Judy) Rappoport. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

CHEZ, SAUL S.
April 3. Age 82. Father of Iris, Sharon, Catherine (George) Dilles, and Jason (fiancée Paige). Grandfather of Kayley and Alexandra. Son of the late Ida and Isadore. Brother of the late Katie, Ethel Kupferberg, and Phil. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Kahilat Moreshet Avraham (also known as the Chez Sanctuary), P.O. Box 29072, Jerusalem, Israel 91290.

COHEN, RUTH W.
(nee WENK). Wife of the late Jerry. Mother of Diane (Michael) Carbon and Lynn (Eric) Froberg. Grandmother of Scott (Cari) and Todd Shamberg; Sarah and Josh Froberg. Great-grandmother of Ava Jordan. Sister of David (Barbara) Wenk. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chicago 60602.

COPELAND, LILYAN
(nee RUBIN). April 20. Age 97. Wife of the late Harvey. Mother of Don (Linda) and Edward (Ruth). Grandmother of Lynda (the late Lance) Berg, Maureen (Carter) Olson, Deborah (Michael) Sterling, Ellyn (Donald) Robinson, Deanna, David (Shirley) and Brad (fiancée Tracey Drapkin). Great-grandmother of Sarah and Matthew Olson, Jennessa and Ian Berg, Lea and Max. Sister of Mae (the late Joseph) Balsamo, and the late Rose Markowitz, Goldie Bookstein, Irving and Ben Rubin. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Lieberman Geriatric Centre, 9700 Gross Point Rd., Skokie 60076; or the charity of your choice.

DAVIS, NETTIE
(nee REITMAN). Age 81. Wife of the late Albert. Mother of Sandra (Sherby) Reckles and Donna (Steve) Ryback. Grandmother of David (Racheli) Reckes, Lainie (Brian) Nelson, Brian and Danny Ryback. Sister of Bess (Sol) Bregman and the late Irving (the late Jean) and Willie (the late Sara) Reitman. Sister-in-law of Phylis and the late Milt. Aunt to many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Highland Park Hospital, Dialysis Unit, 718 Glenview Road, Highland Park 60035.

DIAMOND, GERTRUDE
(nee PAVEY). April 7. Age 88. Wife of Irving. Mother of Harvey (Judy), Dr. Howard (Rochelle), and Martin (Bonnie). Grandmother of Robynn (Seumas) O’Hara; Tami (Eric Kaplan), Scott (Annie), Sean, Eric, Christopher, and Sarah; and Stephanie (Justin) Parker. Great-grandmother of Ali, Max, Kevin, Alex, Erin, Abbey and Brianna. Sister of Irving (Bess) and Maury (Doreen) Pavey. Sister-in-law of Betty Pavey. Member of OHRC and Elaine Settler Foundation. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Open Hearts for Retarded Children, PO Box 3, Skokie 60076.

EINHORN, GRACE BEATRICE
Age 84. Sister of Geraldine Justice, Theresa Einhorn, and the late Al and David Einhorn. Aunt of Mara (Lenny) Meyer and Carol Wheeler. Great-aunt of Hayley and David Meyer. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

FEDER, JORDAN
Age 68. Husband of Sari (nee Mandel). Father of Randi (Bruce) Glass; Jeff and Lisa (Lada). Grandfather of Joey and Dani. Stepfather of Jason, Andy and Marni Pielet. Son of the late David and Dorothy. Brother of the late Rochelle (Ed) Fishman. Son-in-law of Munsey Mandel. Brother-in-law of Mark (Judy) Mandel. Uncle of Judy (Stuart) Friedman and Carole (Rick) Botelho. Great-uncle, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

FEINSTEIN, GRACE
(nee GOLDBERG). April 27. Age 83. Wife of the late Jack. Mother of Karen (Jay) Leavitt and Priscilla Kaplan. Grandmother of Maurice (Charlotte) and Charles Leavitt; Robyn (Greg) Hegerich; and Alexis (fiancé Joe Barbaro) Kaplan. Sister of Annette (Irwin) Kaplan and the late Ben Bentley Goldberg. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Assoc., 225 N. Michigan Ave., 17th Floor, Chicago 60611; or Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

FINE, MILTON
Age 77. Husband of Marilyn (nee Edelson). Father of Steven (Stephanie) Fine and Cindy (Michael) Collins. Grandfather of Jacob, Alexander and Zachary Fine; Rachel and Nathan Collins. Brother of Sol (Cele) Fine and Myrna (Kenneth) Neiman. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., PO Box 2680, North Canton, OH 44720.

FINKEL, ROSE
Age 85. Sister of Bella (the late Albert) Watman and the late Sylvia (the late Manny) Giles and Joseph Finkel. Aunt of Mark (Beth) Watman, Karen (Rick) Dale, Marcia (David) Paterson, Jeffrey (Ilene) Giles, and Michelle (the late Howard) Barrows. Great-aunt of 10. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

FISHBAIN, ALLEN
Age 80. Husband of Janet (nee Tangy) and the late Shirlee. Father of Arnold (Carol), Michael (Sue) and Debbie. Stepfather of Alan (Gail) and Ira (Vivian) Tangy. Grandfather, uncle and friend to many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Memorials to Seasons Hospice, 1600 W. Dempster, Lower Level, Park Ridge 60068.

FISHER, SAMUEL
Age 100. Husband of the late Mary. Father of Jack (Sarah), Joe (Elaine), Clare (the late Seymour) Friedman, and Shirley (Howard) Mendell. Grandfather, great-grandfather and uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

GELICK, TREVOR
Age 89. Husband of Lillian Margolis and the late Ethel (nee Gold). Father of Michael (Eileen) and Jeffrey (Joyce). Grandfather of Evan (Jennifer) and Robert (Dana). Great-grandfather of Sarah, Olivia, Ross and Brent. Also survived by Lillian’s children Marlene  (Marshall) Hirshman, Harvey (Nancy) and Ron Margolis. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Research Roundation, 500 N. Dearborn, Chicago 60610.

GERSH, SAMUEL J.
Age 82. Husband of Eloise (nee Burman) and the late Marian Bluestein. Father of Beryl (Cary) Bellows, Alan (Terri) Osher, and Beth (Ross) Greenberg. Grandfather of Marci, Lindsay, Adam, Ricky, Marc, Deborah, Karen, Bradley, and Jordan. Great-grandfather of Mark. Arrangements by Piser Chapel. Entombment Memorials Park. Memorials to National Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 215 W. Illinois #1C, Chicago 60605.

GERSTEIN, MORTON
April 19. Age 95. Husband of Myrtle White (nee Doller) and the late Diana (nee Katz). Father of Norman (Cynthia), Shayle (Marilyn), Honey (Sherwin) Shapiro, Sherwin, Richard (Susan) White and the late Barbara White Domsky. Grandfather of 15. Great-grandfather of 28. Brother of the late Bertha Feld, and the late Harold, Frank and Samuel. Past president and benefactor of Cong. B’nai Zion. Philanthropist of may charities, including Technion and Hadassah. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Cong. Shaare Tikvah B’nai Zion, 5800 N. Kimball, Chgo. 60659; or Magen David Adom, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077.

GOLDBERG, LOUIS D.
April 13. Age 93. Brother of Beatrice (the late Richard) Crain, the late Frances (the late Reuben) Feinberg, and Barney. Uncle of Dr. Michael S. (Gina) and the late Evan Maling, and the late Samuel Feinberg. Great-uncle of Marissa and Elise Maling. Past president of Goldberg’s Fashion Forum, family business started by his father, the late Samuel. Founding director of State Bank of Countryside. Trustee of the Joseph and Bessie Feinberg Foundation. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Entombment Rosehill. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

GOLDMAN, ROSE DINA
(nee MONARCH). April 20. Age 88. Wife of the late Max Ben. Mother of Irma Stein and Robert. Grandmother of Lorian Schwaber and Marc Ben Stein. Great-grandmother of Katie and Susu Schwaber. Sister of Esther Jaffee, David and the late Irwin, Leo, and Sam Monarch. Lifetime member of Hadassah and Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore.

GOLMAN, DANIEL A.
Age 83. Husband of Muriel “Mindy.” Father of Fredric (Christine). Grandfather of Lorne and Alexander. Uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Golman Memorial Education Fund at Corus Bank, 7727 W. Lake St., River Forest 60305.

GONZER, JEROME
Age 92. Husband of Ruth (nee Besner). Father of Harriet (Henry) Conroe and Michael (Dianne). Grandfather of Andrew, Gabriel and Caniel Conroe; Paul and Leah. Brother of Harold (Anita) and the late Leonard (Lenore) and Arthur (the late Mildred). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central Evanston 60201.

GOTFRYD, SALA
(nee RUBINSTEIN). Wife of the late Bernard. Stepmother of the late Alex. Wife of the late Alec Rottenberg. Mother of Stephanie and the late Marissa Rottenberg. Sister of Mila (the late) Marvin) Rosenberg; the late Helen, Ann, Louis, and Mayer. Aunt of Rita (Steven) Spitz and the late Jane Rosenberg. Great-aunt of Matthew and Jonathan Spitz. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to US Holocaust Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Way, Washington, DC 20024.

GOULD, ROWENA
(nee DIXTON). April 7. Age 69. Wife of the late Harvey Jay. Mother of Steven (Pamela), Paul, and Fred. Grandmother of Robert and Kimberly. Sister of Donald (Seline) Dixton. Sister-in-law of Donna (Nathan Kurzrok) Achler. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom.

GROBSTEIN, SHIRLEY
(nee GREENBAUM). April 4. Age 72. Wife of Charles. Mother of Michael and Susan. Sister of Marilyn (the late David) Shein, Brenda (George) Bass, and Joel Greenbaum. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

GZESH, MARSHA
(nee NESSENBAUM). Wife of Harry. Mother of Fran (Sergio) Scozia. Grandmother of Jessica and Patricia Scozia. Sister-in-law of Morris and Agnes. Aunt of Irwin (Marla) and Leonard Gzesh. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Holocaust Museum, U.S., 100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW, Washington, DC 20024.

HERZBERG, DOLORES
Daughter of the late Louis and Rose. Sister of the late Harriet. Cousin and friend of many. Member of the Penguin Frozen Food Family. Member of Chicago Loop Synagogue. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central Ave., Evanston 60201.

HERZOG, ROBERT EMANUEL
April 5. Age 90. Husband of Ruth (nee Schorsch). Father of Martha, Lauren (Rick) Schwartz, and Roger (Kathryn Madden). Grandfather of Georgia Farley, Madelyn and Norah. Brother of the late Myron (Celia). Public relations executive for fundraising and development of nonprofit educational and cultural institutions. WWII U.S. Army veteran. Leader at Temple Sinai and North Shore Cong. Israel. Held positions in Anti-Defamation League and as assistant national director of National Federation of Temple Youth. Midwest coordinator in early development of Brandeis University. Director of Alumni Affairs for John Marshall Law School for 25 years. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Robert Emanuel Herzog Memorial Fund, c/o North Shore Cong. Israel, 1185 N. Sheridan Rd., Glencoe 60022.

KALISH, MORTON “MR. MORT”
April 5. Age 83. Moved from Chicago to Phoenix, Ariz., in 1967. Husband of Rose. Father of Barbara, Cindy (Rob) Piggott, Lou, and the late Scott. Father-in-law of Marsha. Brother of Buddy (Gail) of Riverwoods, Ill.; Shaindel Greenspan of Highland Park; and Dodo (Morrie) Bishaf of Gurnee. Grandfather of Todd, Kelly, Lisa, Ben, and Amelia. Great-grandfather of Scott and Alex. Founder and owner of Mr. Mort’s restaurant in Phoenix. Memorials to Hospice of the Valley, 1510 E. Flower St., Phoenix, AZ 85014; or the charity of your choice.

KAMHI, AARON
Age 82, of Ventura, Calif. Husband of the late Irene and former husband of Bunny. Father of Sherry and Lee (Catherine). Grandfather of Katie and Matthew. Brother of Grace (Max) Marcus and the late Sam (the late Esther). Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to National Stroke Assoc., 9707 E. Easter Lane, Englewood, CO 80112.

KAPLAN, PATRICIA
(nee VICTOR). Age 55. Wife of Roger E. Mother of Aaron David (Julie Louise), Caitlin Rae, Zachary and Norman. Sister of Suzanne Victor Trazoff and Cynthia Victor Ferchak. Daughter of Robert and Catherine Victor. Sister-in-law of Marjorie. Aunt of Bridget (Aleksandar) Blagoevski, Josh Trazoff, Joah and Michael Ferchak. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Greater Chicago Food Depository, 4100 W. Ann Lurie Place, Chicago 60632.

KARLIN, ESTHER
(nee SHAPIRO). April 2. Age 85. Wife of the late Samuel Aaron. Mother of Sonia (Gerald) Geffen, Renay (James) Larson, and Michelle. Grandmother of Cynthia (Steven) Harfield and Steven (Shana) Geffen. Great-grandmother of Andrew Jordan Geffen. Sister of Wally Shapiro, and the late Samuel, Morris, Simon, Max, Benjamin, Abraham, and Rubin Shapiro, Dorothy Baron, and Shirley Gottlieb. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to American Heart Assoc., 208 S. LaSalle St. #2015, Chicago 60604; or American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #206A, Evanston 60201.

KARSEN, PAUL
April 5. Age 95. Husband of the late Anne and the late Edythe. Father of Janet (Dr. William) Ernstein and Michael (Melanie). Grandfather of Anne (Lance) Pacernick, Julie (Jim) Rothschild, Andrew (Bari) and Brett. Great-grandfather of Sydney, Molly, Jacob, Corey, and Abby. Brother of Irving (Shirley) Cooper, and the late Sam and Lou. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to JUF, 1 S. Franklin, Chicago 60606.

KATZ, ANN
(nee CHROMAN). Age 95. Wife of the late Max. Mother of Gertrude Miller, Ethel Sostrin, Harriet (Monte) Ross, and Aaron E. Grandmother of Alex, Barbara, Jenice, Sharyl, Fred, Aviva, Donna, Ryia, Diane, Lynn, Ethan and David. Great-grandmother of 22. Great-great-grandmother of 2. Sister of Sonny, Helen, Joe, Dora and Pete. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Memorials to Kesser Maariv, 4341 W. Golf Rd., Skokie 60076.

LAVIN, ANN LORRAINE
April 18. Age 93. Great-aunt of Gary (Elaine), Daniel (Cyndy) and Philip (Kitty) Raymond; Ron (Maria) and Larry Cohen; Jill (Bill) Blast, Gary (Janice) Weil, and Laurie (Monty) Swiryn. Great-great-aunt of Nathan, Samuel, Tova, Caryn, Ryan, and Janet Raymond; Medeleine and Andrew Weil; Lissa and Jeffrey Swiryn. Cousin of Melvin (Estee) Schneider. Sister of the late Estelle (Gerald) Finkelstein; Larry (Leone), Sam (Rose), and Ben (Avis) Levin; and Al (Martha) Levine. Daughter of the late Bernard and Lotte Levin. Aunt of the late Janet (Eugene) Raymond, Phyllis (Bill) Cohen, Laverne (Byron) Weil, and Allen (Pauline) Berl. Friend and business acquaintance of many. Worked at The Fair Department Store in Oak Park, Bramson’s and at North Bank. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Fox Valley Chapter of Hadassah, 1190 Appleton Lane, Geneva 60134.

LICHTERMAN, JEANETTE
(nee EPSTEIN). April 12. Age 93. Wife of the late Leo, and the late Arthur Lieder. Mother of Fred (Carolyn) Lieder and the late Fern Weicensang. Grandmother of Arlene (Ruben) Zapata, Sandra (Mark) Groves, Janet (David) Jasmer, and the late Neal (Debbie) Lieder and Ira Weicensang. Great-grandmother of Kent and Evan Groves, Crystal Zapata, Grant and Trevor Lieder, and Jake Jasmer. Sister of Wilbur (the late Esther) Evans, and the late Ethelyn (the late Irving) Robbins, Morris (Ruth) Epstein, Dorothy (Daniel) Meyerowitz, and Evelyn (the late Daniel) Isaacson. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Na’amat, 8707 N. Skokie Blvd., Skokie 60077.

LIVINGSTON, SYLVIA
(nee GELFAND). April 25. Age 87. Wife of Lionel. Mother of Stephen (Sandra). Aunt of Erwin (Cynthia) Lazarus, Samuel (Judy), Jay (Joan) and Jack (Iris). Sister of the late Sydelle Lazarus. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

MACKIN, LOUIS I.
April 6. Age 92. Husband of Anne (nee Blitstein). Father of Davyda “Dee” (Herbert) Peck and Barbara (Jerry) Ament. Grandfather of Dr. Lisa (Ira Rosen) Peck-Rosen, Steven (Sylvia) Peck, Dori (Gary) Mages, Michele Langer, Dr. Alan (Alexandra) and the late Marc Ament. Great-grandfather of Howard, Neil and Adam Rosen; Nathan and Ryan Peck; Alyssa and Erica Mages; Kady and Gabrielle Stenson; Katarina and Aiden Ament. Brother of Bertha Spagat and the late Anna Frank. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Keshet, 3210 Dundee Road, Northbrook 60062.

MASON, LAURA S.
(nee SHER). Wife of the late Maurice. Mother of Marsha J. Levine and Roberta (Andrew) Rhodi. Grandmother of Staci (George) Amend, Paul (Sherre Brutzkus) Levine, and Kimberly (Greg) Rosenberg. Great-grandmother of Jessica, Melanie, Justin and Ethan. Sister of Jerome (Ila) Sher. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Junior Cancer League c/o Shirley Grauer, 8840 Western Ave., DesPlaines 60016.

MITCHELL, BENJAMIN
Age 91. Husband of Tena. Father of Alan (Barbara), Jack, and Barbara (Mitchell) Stein. Grandfather of Mark and Robert (Alison); and Scott and Jeffrey (Jennifer) Stein. Great-grandfather of Alex and Justin. Brother of Sheldon (Roberta) and the late Morris (the late Claire). Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation, 750 N. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago 60611.

MORRIS, SOPHIE FRIEDMAN
Age 97. Wife of the late William Friedman and Leo. Mother of Nathan Friedman. Sister of Edith Lazik. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Wilner.

NEIDORF, MAX
Husband of Pauline (nee Hecktman). Father of Barry and Judith (Arlen) Neidorf Egel. Grandfather of Ryan and Jennifer Trost; Joanne and Robin (Andrew Sullivan). Great-grandfather of Talia Sullivan Neidorf. Brother of Sara (the late Ben) Verson. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Shalom.

PINSKY, DR. STEVEN M.
Age 62. Physician and educator. Husband of Sue (nee Rosenzweig). Father of Mark (Lisa) and of Lisa (Jonathan) Ezrol. Grandfather of Emma, Rebecca, and Jane; and Joshua Ezrol. Son of Louise and the late Leo. Brother of Ronald (Joan) and Neil )Karen). Son-in-law of Bertha Stein. Brother-in-law of Jim (Diane) Rosenzweig and Jan (Sherri) Stein. Held academic appointments at University of Chicago and University of Illinois – Chicago, and leadership professional appointments including Michael Reese Hospital, University of Illinois Hospital, American College of Nuclear Physicians, and as president of Illinois Radiologic Society. Military service as Assistant Chief, Nuclear Medical Service, at Walter Reed Hospital, Washington D.C., discharged with rank of Major. Many publications and awards, including Army Commendation Medal. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Dr. Steven Pinsky Radiology Memorial Fund, University of Chicago Hospital Medical Center Development, 5841 S. Maryland Ave.-MC1115, Chicago 60637.

POLLACK, DOROTHY M.
Wife of the late Edwin Pollack and Maurice Waterman. Mother of Marc (Suzanne) and Daniel Waterman. Grandmother of Ben and David. Sister of Mort (Mary) Sturt and Frances (Berny) Barrish. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Rabbi Lorge Sanctuary Fund at Temple Beth Israel.

POZEN, LISA
(nee BERTEL). Wife of Mort. Mother of Gerald (Janice), Madelaine (Mike) Friddle, and Maureen (Dan) Levy. Grandmother of Lauren, Taylor, Michael (Rebekah), Lindsey and Lisa; Courtney and Jason Levy. Step-grandmother of James, Eric, Michelle and Melanie Friddle. Sister of the late Karl (Hilda) Bertel. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

RODMAN, DAVIDA SIMA
(nee ZAZOVE). April 16. Age 74. Wife of the late Howard B. Mother of Jonathan (Jillian) Rubin and Sheryl (Jeffrey) Kamenir. Grandmother of Sean, Rachel and Marissa. Sister of Edwin (Marilyn) Zazove. Aunt and friend to many. Volunteer for many causes, lifelong supporter of children’s education. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hospice Foundation of the Florida Suncoast, 300 E. By Dr., Largo, FL 33770.

ROSEN, HENRY O.
Husband of Mary (nee Whitt). Stepfather of Frieda Santiago. Grandfather of Erica. Brother of Samuel (Rita) and the late Jackiel. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to US Holocaust Museum, 100 Raoul Wallenberg Way, Washington, DC 20024.

SACHMAN, ADELE G.
(nee BUYER). Age 80. Wife of Harry N. Mother of Dr. Martin (Sheryl, Terry (Tracy) and Jeffrey. Grandmother of Lisa (Keith) Westman, Paula (Brad) Gagerman, Neal, Jason and Jenna. Great-grandmother of Paige and Brielle Gagerman. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Gastro Intestinal Research Foundation, 70 E. Lake St. #1015, Chicago 60601.

SALTZBERG, GARY REID
Age 45. Son of Bernie and the late Alta. Brother of Arthur M. and Barry M. Friend to many at Orchard Village in Skokie. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Orchard Village, 7660 Marmora Manor, Skokie 60077.

SCADRON, LOUIS
April 16. Age 96. WWII veteran. Husband of Marguerite (nee Janelle) and the late Ann (nee Schaeffer). Father of Marilyn (Joel) Spungin and Robert (Gail). Grandfather of Debbie (Sam) Levine, Marc (Jamie) and Steven (Jennifer) Spungin, Jeffrey (Aurea) and Barry. Stepfather of Janelle and Chris Allard. Great-grandfather of 7. Brother of Marvin (Loretta), and the late Ben (the late Mina) and Irwin (the late Johanna). Founded Arrow Sign Company in 1924, and, with his brother Marvin, Aero Research Instrument Company in the 1950s. Artist and philanthropist. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park.

SCHALLMAN, BERTHA
(nee MARKS). Wife of the late Harold. Mother of Barbara Levin and Marlene (Victor) Chavez. Grandmother of Felice, Reena, Hope (Jonathan), Adam, Jessica (Brian), Matthew, and Seth. Great-grandmother of 5. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

SCHNEIDER, BERNICE
(nee LEFKOWITZ). Wife of the late Oscar. Mother of Jay (Cathy) and Letty (Jay) Reeser. Grandmother of Hilary (Dale) Rice, Sarah and Samantha, Amy (Jim) Moorman, Scott Reeser and Kari (Matt) Dicob. Great-grandmother of Benjamin, Mason, Brailyn, Jillian and Emily. Sister of Mortimer Lewis and the late Dorothy Wagner. Arrangments by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., PO Box 2680, North Canton, OH 44720.

SHUDNOW, PHILLIP S.
Age 90. Husband of the late Rose. Father of Fred (Esther), Ronald (Marcy), Rabbi Sanford (Frida) and Sharon. Grandfather of Mahya (Chad) Wood; Elan, Scott, Allison, and Erez; Sarrit (Yossi) Kovacs. Brother of Shirley and Bernard (Lucille). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom.

SHULMAN, BEATRICE
(nee MILNER). April 22. Wife of the late Herman. Mother of Lois (Bob) Berg and Gary (Suzi); and the late Michele Sue Colby. Grandmother of Bonnie (Jack) Weisberg, Ricky (Karen) Berg, Lauren (Marc) Brown, Lindsey and Harris Scott Colby, Hillary and Mandi. Great-grandmother of Philip, Jeffrey and Jared Weisberg; Britni, Justin and Morgan Berg; Hannah and Alyssa Michele Brown. Sister of the late Daniel and Joel Milner. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Michele Sue Colby Memorial Fund c/o Kellogg Cancer Center at Evanston Hospital, 2650 Ridge Ave., Evanston 60201.

SILVER, GLADYS
(nee JACOBS). Age 79. Wife of Ruben. Mother of Michael (Mary), Roberta (Lewis Jacobson) and Renee Blaine. Grandmother of Melanie (Levi) Oliphant; Aaron and Jacob; Jason and Rachel Blaine. Sister of Lillian “Lollie” (Morris) Gordon. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3760 N. Pine Grove, Chicago 60613.

SMULIN, JEROME
April 5. Age 79. Father of Harris (Suzanne), Deborah (Joseph) Schodrof, and Rebekah (Tim) Wooley. Grandfather of Jennifer and Emily; Sarah and Angela Schodrof; Max and Frank Wooley. Brother of Robert. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Cong. Etz Chaim, 1710 S. Highland, Lombard 60148.

STAHNKE, ANNETTE A.
(nee ALTMAN). Wife of the late Leslie R. Mother of Bruce (Erlynne Kitagawa) and Tad (Terry Strother). Grandmother of Sam; and of Emma, Sita, and Luna Strother. Sister of the late Beverlee Edelberg. Aunt of Robert (Andee) and Chuck (Sandy) Edelberg. Great-aunt of Bradley and Erica Edelberg. Friend of many. Private arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

STRAUSS, SARA
Age 93. Wife of the late Dr. Robert. Mother of Richard Jay and Howard. Grandmother of Christopher. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn.

TARADASH, MERVIN “MERV”
Age 57. Father of Mitchell (Becky) Cohen. Grandfather of Avi, Dov, and Rachaela Cohen. Brother of Barbara Weber and bro’ of Eddie Weber. Son of Betty Taradash Rocklin and the late Meyer. Uncle of Michele (Benjamin) Hurwitz, Ronald (Alysa) and Joseph (Jacqueline) Weber. Great-uncle of Molly, Adam, Brandon, Justin, and Mallory Weber; Rachel, Samuel, and Cassandra Hurwitz. Friend of Kim Pecoraro. Audio/stereo expert for many years. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America Inc., 1811 R St. NW. Washington, DC 20009.

WEINER, JEAN
(nee HARRIS). Age 95. Wife of the late Sam. Mother of Diane (Dr. Stephen) Labkon and the late Richard. Grandmother of Michael (Susan) Wagner, Jordan R. and Matthew J. Labkon. Great-grandmother of Melissa and Daniel Wagner. Sister of Esther (the late Bernard) Cohen; Elmer (the late Marion), Dr. Sam (the late Estelle), and the late Isadore (the late Edna) Harris; Edythe (the late Dr. David) Lewis. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

WEINSTEIN, ALVIN I.
April 14. Age 87, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Longtime Chicago resident, attorney for almost 65 years. Husband of Joan (nee Brownstein). Father of Adelyn (Harvey) Philko, Steven (Jan), Andrea (Tim) Collins, Stephani (Jonathan) Wolff, Dana (Gregg) Hayden, and the late James G. Grandfather of Marci (Steve) Weingarden, Nick (Lisa) Philko; Eliot and Alana; Drew, Matt and Luke Collins; Jack, Charlie and Griffin Hayden; Emily, Isaac, Aaron and Levi Wolff. Great-grandfather of Ryan Weingarden. Brother of Frances (Victor) Lipsman. Brother-in-law of Dan (Sherry) Brownstein. Former husband of Lois Holleb. Uncle, cousin, and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Entombment Rosehill. Memorials to James Weinstein Memorial Fund c/o The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 37 S. Wabash, Chicago 60603; or Mayo Clinic-Scottsdale, 13400 E. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, AZ 85259.

WEISDORF, PEARL
(nee SELIGMAN). March 31. Age 89. Wife of the late Dr. William. Mother of Miriam Schweitzer, Deborah (Dr. Seth) Tanenbaum, and Dr. Daniel (Pamela). Grandmother of Sarah, Keren, Dina Schweitzer; Abigail (Dr. Ezra) Cohen; Molly and Jessica Tanenbaum; Michael and Samuel. Great-grandmother of Will Cohen. Sister of Lester (Judith) and the late George Seligman. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chicago 60645.

WEISS, PHILLIP
Husband of Marilyn (nee Meyer). Father of Stacy and Marci. Brother of Allan (Gerri). Uncle of Jeff and Jodi. Cousin and nephew of many. Son of the late Sam and Goldie. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere Drive, Northbrook 60062.

WOSK, JOHANN (JESCHUA)
Feb. 14. Holocaust survivor. Husband of the late Rosa (nee Wrubel) and the late Ann (nee Glickman). Father of the late Miriam (Gideon) Davis, Sarah (Gary) Turk, and Chana (Larry) Sulpar. Grandfather of Jason and Jessica Davis and Evan Sulpar.

YOELIN, MOLLY
(nee LANG). Age 83. Wife of Norman. Mother of Rhonda (Dr. Robert) Hart and Michael (Lindsay). Grandmother of Carolyn and Jonathon (Alice Peterson) Hart; Adam, Brittany and Courtney. Sister of Faye (the late Gilbert) Golaner; and the late Max (the late Eva), Sidney (Dorothy), Ralph (Bertie) and Louis (the late Ethel) Lang. Aunt and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201; or Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309.

ZIRLIN, ALBERT H.
Age 79. Husband of Dorothy and the late Ruth. Father of Jill (Dr. Barry) Atlas, Peggy Zirlin and Wendy (David) Wroton. Grandfather of Matthew and Hannah Wroton, David and Joshua Atlas. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services.

ZIV, LILLIAN LIPMAN
April 2. Age 99. Wife of the late Morris. Mother of Robert (Maurine), Harriett (Judge Edwin) Berman, and the late Jack and Penny Lynn. Grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Aunt, relative and friend of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

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 11:17:07 AM
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