May 2008

Obituaries

ACHLER, REEVA
(nee GOODSTEIN). Age 95. Wife of the late Maurice. Mother of Lynne (Phil) Lifshin and Judy. Grandmother of Jennifer (Shaun) Andrews and Marc Lifshin. Great-grandmother of Peter and Nolan Andrews. Aunt and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025, 847-467-7423.

ALTERSON, HOWARD B.
Mar. 21. Age 64. Husband of Gina (nee Jacobs). Father of Gary (Hannah), Harold (Kimberly) and Heather. Papa of Rebecca, Lia and Samuel. Brother of Allen (Carmel) and Edward (Amelia). Uncle of many. Son-in-law of Kitty and Jack Jacobs. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.

ARNOLD, BETTY L.
(nee BENOW). Wife of Laurence. Daughter of the late Abe and Anna Benow. Sister of the late Norman B. Benow. Survived by cousin Goldie Ross, nephew David L. Levinson, niece Nancy Levinson-Brokamp, grand-niece Frances M. Levinson-Campanale. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Disease Assn., 4709 W. Golf, Skokie 60076.

BERGMAN, BURTON S.
Husband of Margot (nee France). Father of Soni (David Lehmann) and David H. (Joan) Bergman and Marcey (Stuart) Goldner. Grandfather of Jacob, Hannah and Daniel Bergman; Paul, Eric and Zach Goldner. Brother of Joyce (the late Eddie) Rosenstiel. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials Goldner Family Fund c/o Children’s Tumor Foundation, 95 Pine 16th Fl., New York, NY 10005.

BERKSON, SHIRLEY
(nee NADBORNE). Age 84. Wife for 57 years of the late Jerome. Mother of Dennis (Mindy) and Laurel Berkson, Debbie Lurie. "Grandma Shirley" of Kevin (Catherine Gourevitch) and Jessica Lurie, Courtney, Jason and Brian Berkson. Mother-in-law of Gregg Lurie. Sister of Leonard (Felicia) Nadborne. Sister-in-law of Norman Berkson, Marlene Kornick and the late Arnie (Carol) and late Alvin (late Doris) Berkson, and late Rose (late Barry) Warren. Aunt and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer's Assn, 4709 Golf #1015, Skokie 60076.

BERMANT, EVA
(nee KATZ). Age 100. Wife of the late Norman. Mother of Arnold and Robert (Suzanne). Grandmother of Michael (Dana) and Alison. Great-grandmother of Mitchell and Samuel. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to charity of choice.

BERNARD, LENORE GIZELLA “GG”
Age 96, matriarch for 5 generations of women, founding resident of Gidwitz Place. Wife of the late Joseph Berger and Harry Bernard. Mother of Rena (Joseph) Ciolino, Gayle (Sidney) Garland and Mitzi (Clarence "Boots" Kass) Eschette. Stepmother of Burt and Elaine. Grandmother of Jeri Pascucci Bass, Joe Pascucci, Steve (Dru) Ciolino, Jody (Aaron Chark) and Adam (Debby) Garland, Kenneth (Carrie) Eschette, and Karyn (Steve) Clough. Great-grandmother of Briana (Tom), Joey H., Aubrie, Joey R., Paige, Perri, Jordan, Alec, Luke, Katy, Matthew, Delanie. Great-great-grandmother of Savana and T.J. Sister of the late Robert Gross. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 5005 LBJ Fwy #250, Dallas, TX 75244.

BLOCH, ELEANOR RAPAPORT
(nee HURWICH). Age 98. Wife of the late Meyer Rapaport and the late Sidney. Mother of the late Gerald Rapaport. Mother-in-law of Adrienne Rapaport. Stepmother of Sandra (Arnold) Leavitt and Ellen (Stuart) Goldin. Grandmother of Diane (Aron) Katz, Steven (Carol) Rapaport, Jackie (Neil) Morganstein and Brian Goldin, Debbie (George) and Gail Leavitt. Great-grandmother of Gaby, Maggie, Michael, Jerry and Stephen. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to charity of choice.

BLUM, CELIA
(nee SCHMIDT), of Hollywood, FL. Wife of Michael for 55 years. Sister of the late Thelma (Ralph) Tash. Mother of Matt, Ronda Brown, Lisa Morris and Cheryl. Grandmother of Jason, Justin and Jared Brown, Aaron and Amanda Morris.

BLUMENTHAL, ROSE
(nee BLOOM). Mar. 25. Age 93. Wife of the late Michael. Mother of Jerry (Vera Milenkovich) and the late Alan. Grandmother of Sami. Sister of Emelie (the late Harry) Leavitt and the late Betty Cowan, Yetta, Morris and Willie Bloom. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom.

BOOTH, ROY
Feb. 24. Age 81. Father of Howard (Deborah) and Rachel (Michael) Wells. Papa of Alexandra and Mitchell Booth, Megan and Benjamin Wells. Brother of George and Robert (Rochelle). Uncle to 5. Former husband of Joyce Booth. Friend of many. Services were held at Cong. Solel. Memorials to Jewish National Fund.

BRANDEIS, TOBEY W.
(nee WAGNER). Wife of the late Leo G. Mother of Randolph “Randy” (Linda). Bubee of Max and Sara. Sister of Bgess Drazner, Sherwin “Skip” (Joan) Wagner, and the late Florence Goldman. Aunt of many. A special thank you to Joanna, Margaret and Shoney. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645; and Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

COHEN, LEAH LILLIAN
(nee KUNIS). Age 87, of Deerfield and Hallandale, FL. Wife of the late Abraham. Mother of Harvey (Ellen) and Norman (Jan). Grandmother of Marjorie, Melissa, Rebecca and Julie. Step-grandmother of Cheryl (Tim) Julcher and Adam Fox. Sister of Arthur (Beila) Kunis and the late Esther (late Harry) Seeder. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorils to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

DAVIS, CELE
(nee COHEN). Wife of the late Irving. Mother of Jay (Marlene) Davis and Barbara (Bruce) Finn. Grandmother of Julie (Saul) Shaoul, Joel (Brenda) Davis, David (Buffy) and Ira (Mechelle) Finn, Dana (David) Spiwak. Great-grandmother of 15. Wonderful role model for her family. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan #2015, Chgo 60602.

DOLITSKY, THEODORE “TED”
Age 85. Husband of Beatrice (nee Margolis). Father of Dr. Marlene, Carey C.P.A., Dr. Bruce (Laura) and the late Dr. Linda. Grandfather of Dexter, Joshua, Sarah, David and Daniel. Brother of Mildred (the late Melvin) Levy. Uncle of Howard, Michael and Rhonda. Veteran of WWII, served as a medic in the 102nd Infantry in Europe. Pharmacist and co-owner of Dolmar Pharmacy in Budlong Woods. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to JUF, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Fl., Chgo 60606.

DREW, JEROME M.
Age 88, at Pembroke Pines, FL, formerly of Chicago/Lincolnwood. Husband of Eleanor Holtzman Drew and the late Rita (nee Korey). Father of Shelley (John) Mickevice, the late Syrell Byk and Michelle (Gary) Garbis. Grandfather of Daniel Mickevice, Rita and Stefanie Byk, and Shawn Garbis. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Cong. Am Shalom, 840 Vernon, Glencoe 60022.

EIGER, LEONA W.
(nee WOLAN). Mar. 15. Age 96. Wife of the late Judge Norman. Mother of Rodney (Janet Farr) and the late Lawrence. Mother-in-law of Sandra (Michael I. Miller) Eiger Miller. Grandmother of Noah (Galienne Eriksen), Aaron (Carmel) and Lillian. Great-grandmother of Isabella and Hannah. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Lawrence H. Eiger Memorial Garden Fund c/o Beth Emet The Free Synagogue, 1224 W. Dempster, Evanston 60202.

FAGAN, DANIEL
Holocaust Survivor. Husband for 56 years of the late Bernice (nee Hollander). Father of Joseph (Iris) and Dr. Leonard (Esther) Fagan, and Dr. Tammy (Dr. Edward) Kaplan. Zayde of Steve (Nicole), Jeff, Avi, Josh, Elliot and Aliza Fagan, Michael, Michelle and Benjamin Kaplan. Great-grandfather of Zachary and Neeli. Daniel was preceded in death by 1 sister and 2 brothers who perished during the Holocaust. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Magen David Adom, 3175 Commercial, Northbrook 60062 tele 847-509-9802.

FALK, DR. HENRY
Father of Jacqueline Monis Falk. Brother of Adele (the late Bernard) Hirsch. Husband of the late Sylvia (nee Losiff). Son of the late Jacob and Lena. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Entombment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Shaare Tikvah Bnai Zion, 5800 N. Kimball, Chgo 60659; or American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chgo 60604.

FARBER, ZACHARY JOHN
Mar. 24. Age 22. Son of Neil and Judy. Brother of Aaron (fiancée Molly Kinate) and Brandon. Grandson of Dorothy and the late Max Zetterberg, Melvin and the late Constance. Nephew of Dean (Connie) and Scott (Joann), and Steve (Becky) Zetterberg. Companion of Stacie Nauertes. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West. Memorials to Jane Goodall Institute (www.janegoodall.org) or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation (www.cff.org).

FEINBERG, ANNE R.
(nee BERNSTEN). Mar. 31. Age 86. Wife of the late Paul A. Mother of Alan (Loretta), Robert (Sheryl), Sheila (Sam) Gross, and the late Judith L. Grandmother of Cory (Suzanne); Michelle (James) O’Sullivan; Paul (fiancée Alicia Drucker) and Howard Gross. Great-grandmother of Avner Jay O’Sullivan. Sister of the late Tobie (late Edward) Cher, Shirley (Lawrence) Zabelin, Harold (the late Lillian) Burton. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to the Staff Fund at Manor Care, 4660 Old Orchard Rd., Skokie 60076.

FISHER, LOIS
(nee GOLDFINE). Mar. 13. Age 65. Wife of the late Stanley E. Daughter of Anne, the late Milton and late Deborah Goldfine. Mother of Deborah (Michelle) Feingold-Fisher, Mitchell (Kris Kloepper), and Michelle (Sean) Fisher-Rohde. Bubbe to Emily, Maya, Andrew and Belle. Sister of Howard (Marilyn) Goldfine and Roberta Durra. Daughter-in-law of the late Rose and Hy Fisher. Stepdaughter-in-law of Alan (Doree) and Lori Kalfen. Aunt, great-aunt and friend of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Deborah Goldfine Memorial for Cancer Research, c/o Maxine Topper, 8223 East Prairie Rd., Skokie 60076; or Gilda’s Club of Chicago, 537 N. Wells, Chgo 60610.

FRIEDMAN, BERNARD A.
Age 85. Husband of Rosalyn (nee Tiger) for 64 years. Father of Burton, Robert and Loren (Dragica). Grandfather of Jennifer (Walter) Goller and Jeremy (Melissa), Matthew (Alison), Charlie and Remy. Great-grandfather of Gabriel and Simeon. Uncle and friend. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to charity of choice.

GARFIELD, SORRELL L.
(nee SHAPIRO). Mar. 10. Age 97. Wife of the late Theodore. Mother of Rayna (Joel) Forman and Frances (Jim) Brown. Grandmother of Aimee (Adam) Lewis, Abby (Matt) Gagerman, Andrew (Dawn) Forman, Chelsea (fiancé Scott Sophier) and Avril Brown. “Ema” to Tyler, Luke and Amanda Lewis and Brady, Eliana and Corrine Gagerman. Sister of Pearl Pondel, Minnie Orlowsky, and the late Elsie Gordon, Zelda Kravetz and Neil Groman. Surrogate mother and friend to Dr. Theodore and Barbara Balsam. Owner, with her late husband, of Garfield’s Gift Shop. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Lakeside Cong. for Reform Judaism, 1221 County Line, Highland Park 60035; or CJE SeniorLife, 3033 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

GARNER, ROBERT “BOB” C.
Age 73. Husband of Sandra (nee Stupner). Father of Howard (Shan), Michael and Susan (Paul) Kozak. Grandfather of Carly, Jill, Mallory, Max, Nicholas and Jake. Son of Mollie and the late Joseph. Brother of Ronald (Mildred). Member of the Rotary Club of Buffalo Grove. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis #400, Evanston 60201; or Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere, Northbrook 60062.

GENENDER, LEONARD
Age 93. Husband of the late Marilyn (nee White). Father of Richard (Carla), Ken (Ann), and Michele (Sherwin) Brook. Grandfather of 9. Great-grandfather of 6. Uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

GERCHENSON, EMILE H.
Age 91, of Miami Beach, formerly of Highland Park. Husband of the late Bernice. Father of Jeffery (Jodie) and the late Michael Steven. Grandfather of Shelbi, Micah (Becca), Kate and Jaclyn. Uncle of Lauren Karper-Berz. Great-uncle of Danny Berz. Brother-in-law of Donald (Roberta) Karper. Brother of the late Lester. Son of the late Henry and Elizabeth. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Magen David Adom (Chicago Chapter), 8930 N. Gross Point Rd., Skokie 60077; or Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

GLIST, NORMAN D.
Jan. 16. Age 79, in Naples, Fla. Family patriarch, Deerfield resident for 50 years. Husband for 58 years of Elli (nee Sperling). Father of Sherri (Frank) Mariani and Cathy (Mike) Mastrangelo. Papa of Frank and Alexandra Mariani and Micky, Jim and Jake Mastrangelo. Brother of Ray (Betty), the late Darlene, the late Elaine Lasky, Lois (Bill) Gould and Donna Rae. Brother-in-law of Litzi and Harold Marsh. Son of the late Sarah (nee Chaitlin) and Sam. Norm was a WWII Navy veteran of the South Pacific Theater, graduate of the University of Illinois, where he met Elli. Arrangements by Kelley & Spalding Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to charity of choice.

GOLDBERG, MOLLY
Mother of Helen Rachel and David Nathan Goldberg. Grandmother of Daniel Goldberg. Molly was a Holocaust survivor who lost many family members in the war. Married Sol (Sacha) Goldberg, immigrated to the U.S., settled in Chicago, where she worked in the insurance industry, retiring as an underwriter from CNA. Longtime volunteer at Spertus Museum, Chicago Cultural Center, and at Mt. Sinai and Weiss Memorial Hospitals, using her knowledge of languages as a translator. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom.

GOLDENBERG, TERRY
(nee SIEGEL). Age 90. Wife for 64 years of Harold. Mother of Jay (Libby), Harris (Patti), and Gail (Dr. Bruce) Greenspahn. Grandmother of Bonnie Goldenberg; Amy (Adam) Kaminsky; Dr. Scott, Geoffrey, Rory (Dr. Emily) and Deena Greenspahn; and Rani Goldenberg. Great-grandmother of Alex and Gabe Kaminsky. Sister of the late Morton (late Bernice) and Stanley (Sylvia) Siegel. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

GOLDRICH, RUTH
(nee GREENSWEIG). Mar. 15. Age 82. Wife of Albert “Al.” Mother of Barry (Jill) and the late Alan (Noreen). Grandmother of Matthew (Laurie), Michael (Jean), Sarah and Sharyn. Sister of B. Bernard (Jacqueline) Greensweig and Audrey. Teacher and principal in Chicago Board of Education for 30 years. Life member of Retired Teachers of Chicago and of Chicago Principals and Administrators Assn. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie, 4059 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076, www.skokie.chabad.org

GRANAT, RUTH
(nee SIEGEL). Age 91. Wife of the late Morris. Mother of Norma (Gary) Libman, David (Lorie), Charles (Shari), Rochelle (Rhoda Schulzinger), and the late Alan. Grandmother of Daniel (Molly) and Marc (Christina) Libman; Amy (Joseph) Cohen; Robert and Juli. Great-grandmother of Benjamin, Miya, Madeleine, Rose and Oscar. Sister of Muriel (the late Jack) Robbin and the late Max (late Florence) Siegel. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to The ARK, 6450 N. California, Chgo 60645.

HELLER, RUTH F.
(nee MOSS). Age 96. Wife of the late Dr. Richard E. Mother of Dr. Richard M. (Toni). Grandmother of Dr. Richard E. Heller III (Beth) and Jaime Heller. Great-grandmother of Richard E. Heller IV. Sister of the late Frank Moss. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, Development Office, 1362 E. 59th, Chgo 60647.

HERZOG, FRED
Age 100. Dean emeritus of John Marshall Law School. Former dean of IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law. Husband of the late Betty (nee Cohen). Father of Stephen and David (Yvonne). Grandfather of Jennifer, Andrea, Nicole and Eli. Teacher and mentor to countless law students. Friend to Marilyn Criss and many colleagues. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Weizmann Institute of Science, 180 N. Stetson #840, Chgo 60601; or Fred Herzog Scholarship Fund, c/o John Marshall Law School, 315 S. Plymouth Ct., Chgo 60604.

HOFFMAN, VICTOR E.
Husband of the late Eleanore (nee Friedman). Father of Barbara Gilford, Sheila (Mike) Magnus, Jill (Joe) Hosman, and Mike (Holly). Grandfather of 8. Great-grandfather of 10. Brother of Bernie (Elaine), Harold (Bernadine) and the late Marvin. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom.

JACOBSON, GOLDIE
(nee MAGID). Age 96. Wife for 55 years of the late Isadore "Doc." Mother of Dr. Bailey (Ruth) and Marcia Yorke. "Grandma Goldie" of Shari Jacobson (David) Hanson, Dr. Ron (Mary), Lisa (Lenny) Williams and Jeff (Dawn) Yorke. Great-grandmother of Tyler and Rachel Jacobson, Luke and Emma Hanson. Sister of Nathan (late Esther) Magid, Reba (late Harry) Kuklin, Edith (late Buddy) Peal, Fay (Manny) Chait and the late Harold (Millie) Magid. Aunt of many. Private arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Memorials to Heartland Home Care & Hospice, 220 N. Smith, Palatine 60067.

KATZ, IRVING
Mar. 3. Age 93. Husband for 70 years of Eleanor (nee Kaplan). Father of Faye (Victor) Morgenstern, Anne “Nicki” (Paul Rosenstrock) Katz-Rosenstrock, and the late Marsha (late Stuart) Weisberg. Grandfather of Jennifer (Burgess Wilson) and Judd Morgenstern; Robyn (Sami Rosenblatt) Morgenstern Rosenblatt; Dana (Lee) Kotler; Jessica (Eunan Campbell), Matthew (fiancée Megan St. Clair), Robert and Emily Weisberg; Ian and Abbie Hultquist; and Rachel Rosenstrock. Great-grandfather of Ariana, Alexander, Mia, Elie, Estelle and Solomon. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Solel, 1301 Clavey, Highland Park 60035; or Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

KELSON, SYLVIA
(nee BUSH). Mar. 25. Age 78. Wife of the late Harry. Mother of Carolyn (Mark) Ammer and Debbie (Malcolm) Douglas. Grandmother of Matthew and Jacob Douglas. Sister of Florence (Irving) Bubes. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Assn., 8430 W. Bryn Mawr #800, Chgo 60632.

KOGAN, MARCUS
Mar. 20. Age 86. Husband of Bonita (nee Aronson). Father of Marla (Scott) Herman, Lawrence and Jerrod. Grandfather of Renee DeMontreau. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders, 225 N. Michigan Fl. 17, Chgo 60601.

KRITZLER, SIDNEY
Age 97. Husband for 54 years of the late Florence (nee Yachnin). Father of Betty (Richard) Levenfeld and David (Peggy). Grandpa of Ari (Leonora Willis), Rebecca and Rachel Levenfeld, Joshua (fiancée Natalie Jones), Abby and Emily. Great-grandfather of Moana. Brother of Ruth (late Emory) Black and Edwin (Claire). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Or Shalom, 21 Hawthorn Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061; or Selfhelp Home, 908 Argyle, Chgo 60640.

KURNICK, ANN
(nee ELKIN). Wife of the late Joseph. Mother of the late Myron Miller. Grandmother of Jennifer Miller. Sister of the late Morris (late Eva) Elkin. Aunt of Cecelia (Lawrence) Lilien and Janis (Geoffry) Matlin. Friend of Linda Pellini. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to charity of choice.

LAMBERT, ADELE
(nee LIPSITZ). Mar. 12. Age 82, in Denver, Col. Wife of the late Samuel. Mother of Diane (Norman) Blumenthal, Suellen (William) Lazarus, Paul and Debra. Grandmother of Scott (Sarah) and Eric Blumenthal; Eben and Oliver Lazarus; Ian, Erin and Sammy. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Jewish Family Service of Colorado, Development Dept., 3201 S. Tamarac, Denver, CO 80231, www.jewishfamilyservice.org.

LAMBERT, RAE
(nee LEDERMAN). Wife of the late Cantor Louis. Mother of Clarice (Mike) Davis. Grandmother of Susanne (Scott) Grossman and Larry (Barbara Rappaport) Davis. Great-grandmother of Adam Grossman and Noah Davis. Sister of the late Carl (late Dorothy), Sarah and Bertha Lederman. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to charity of choice.

LANDECK, RONALD E.
Mar. 6. Age 58. Son of Sarah and the late Bernard. Brother of Miriam (the late Derek) Vickers. Cousin of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle #900, Chgo 60604.

LANDY, JEROME J., M.D., Ph.D. “Jerry” “J.J.”
Age 82. Pioneering researcher, surgeon and inventor. Husband to Gayle Jordan-Landy. Dad of David (Debbie), Keith (Caroline) and Craig. Brother of Burt (Ellie). Son of the late Clara & Lou. Grandpa of Jonah, Tessa, Isabel, Drew, Owen, Sophia. Uncle and cousin. Respected employer and colleague. Began Medical School at age 19, Univ. of Illinois, College of Medicine – Chicago. Ph.D, pharmacology, Univ. of Chicago. U.S. Army WWII, SWPTO, Philippines, Meritorious Service Award. Research on antibiotic-resistant staph; invented isolation system for severely burned patients; built equipment to handle moon rocks from Apollo 11 & 12 missions; biosafety patents spanning 4 decades. Fellow, American College of Surgeons; Diplomat, American Board of Surgery. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to AIPAC, 120 W. Madison #200, Chgo 60602; or CAMARA, PO Box 4453, Skokie 60076.

LEHRER, JULIUS M.
Mar. 17. Age 87. Husband of Dorothy “Dottie” (nee Levatin). Brother of William (Betsy). Brother-in-law of Doris and the late Judge David Linn. Uncle of Judge James B. and Leslie Linn. Decorated WWII Army veteran, received 2 Bronze Battle Stars. Proud member of American Legion Highland Park Post #145. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

LESK, SYLVIA
(nee DUHL). Age 94. Wife of the late Hymen. Mother of Helene (James) Hosking. Grandmother of Jaclyn (Graegar) Smith, Meredith and Allison Hosking. Great-grandmother of Elyse Smith. Sister of Irv Duh. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer Disease Assn., 225 N. Michigan, 17th Fl., Chgo 60601-7633, 312-335-8700.

LIBMAN, MARVIN DAVID
Husband for 71 years of the late Frances (nee Plotky). Father of Judy (Sanford) Kahn and the late Michael "Mickey." Papa of Jimmy and Robbie (Debbie) Kahn, Eileen (Robert) Stein, Chuck (Cheryl) and David. Great-grandfather of Spencer Stein, Matthew, Adam, Joshua and Nathan Libman. Brother-in-law of David (Dorothy) Plotky. Son of the late Ida and Harry. Brother of the late Hannah (late Harry) Koplin, Charlotte (late Fred) Pashall, Freida (late Arthur) Kaplan, Clarence (late Anne) and Al (late Faye). Lovingly cared for by Paula Boreland and Viola Fashaw. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hospice by the Sea, 1531 W. Palmetto Park Rd., Boca Raton, FL 33486, tel: 561-395-5031.

LIPIN, PAUL
Mar. 10. Age 84. Husband for 35 years of the late Marilyn (nee Breimeister). Son of the late Bernard and Mary. Father of Mary Beth (Leon) Deutsch. Grandfather of Madeleine, and twins Ari and Chloe. Brother of S. Barry (Judy). Despite losing his hearing in 1940, he became office manager of Charles Vogel Wholesale Meats, later Allen Boss, Purveyors of Fine Meats. With his brother, built U.S. Auto Leasing, Presidential Car Rental, Presidential Limousine & Auto Corp. of America; was executive vice president until retirement in 2000. Director of Lipin Foundation to provide funds for hearing research. Member for over 35 years of Temple Beth-El, Northbrook. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Lipin Fdn (for Hering Research), 291 W. Deerpath, Lake Forest 60045.

LUSTIG, NATHAN
Age 83. Husband of the late Edythe (nee Dombeck). Father of Alynne, Dale (Robin) and Michele (Kenneth) Hechtman. Grandfather of Scott and Todd Lustig, Aaron and Sarah Hechtman. Great-grandfather of Daniel Lustig. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 215 W. Illinois #1C, Chgo 60610.

MANDEL, ALBERT I.
Mar. 29. Age 95. Son of the late Harry and Lillian (nee Westman). Father of Cassandra (Bruce Morris) Sagan, Debi Lee and Robert. Stepfather of Laura (Richard) Blessen, Kelly (Drew) Masse, Chuck (Dawn) Barnes and Jay (Lisa) Mandel. Great-grandfather of 2. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Sunset Memorial Lawns. Memorials to charity of choice.

MARGOLIS, SYLVIA
(nee GOLDMAN). Age 93. Retired schoolteacher, Chicago Public Schools for 37 years, retired 1974 from Rogers School. Wife of the late Herman. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Retired Teachers’ Assn. of Chicago, 220 S. State #2100, Chgo 60604-2180, or charity of choice.

MARKS, JULIA
(nee KOENIGSBERG). Age 98. Wife of the late Michael. Mother of Susan (Arthur) Winokur. Grandmother of Barbara (Ray) Ratliff and Rachel Winokur. Sister of the late Paul Koenigsberg. Aunt of James and Dennis Marks. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Member of United Chicago Jews of Hungarian Descent and life member of Na’Amat USA. Memorials to Na’Amat USA, 8707 N. Skokie, Skokie 60077; or American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Miochigan #2015, Chgo 60202.

MARKS, SYLVIA
(nee GROCHOWSKY). Mar. 27. Age 93. Wife of the late Harry. Mother of Dr. Allen (Tamara) and Barry (Sandi). Grandmother of Deena (Jason) Karno, Daniel, Jonathan (Amber), Joseph (Noella Martinez Lopez), Steven, Jaclyn (Doron Ohel) and Debra. Great-grandmother of 4. Sister of Francis Peskind and the late Ethel Schwartz, Gertrude Rudman, Ava Ruff and Mary Gettleman. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

MELTON, GERALD
Age 67. Son of the late Frank & Rose. Companion of Mary Roussos. Friend to many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to Ezra Habonim The Niles Township Jewish Cong., 4500 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076.

MEYEROVITZ, STEPHEN J.
Age 63. Formerly a pharmacist in Chicago. Son of the late Julius and Bess. Brother of Herb (Riva) and Elaine. Husband of Donna. Father of Jordan and Elissa (Bruce). Grand “papa” of Jacob. Uncle and friend to many. He leaves a legacy of love, kindness, generosity and humor. Services were held in Arizona.

MILLER, ISABEL PEARL
(nee EDELMAN). Wife of the late Nathan. Mother of Barbara (Fred) Frankston and Stanton (Peggy). Grandmother of Lawrence Frankston, Pamela (Michael) Gordon, Janet (Scott) Lorin, and Margaret. Great-grandmother of Andrew, Leah and Matthew. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, 2141 Rosecrans Ave. #7000, El Segundo, CA 90245, www.pancan.org

MILSTEIN, FLORENCE
(nee FARBER). Mar. 21. Age 89. Wife for 62 years of Robert. Mother of Andrea (Michael) Swidler and Helene (Paul) Acker. Grandmother of Sean (Karen) and Evan (Susan) Swidler and Stephanie Acker. Great-grandmother of Gabrielle Swidler. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chgo 60604.

MORRIS, RAYMOND
Age 90. Husband for 61 years of Evelyn (nee Berman). Father of Yvette (Arnold) Kanter, Michael (Michelle) and Murray (Charlene). Bompa of Jeremy (Maurissa) and Benjamin (Jaime) Kanter, Lindsey (Benjamin) Gladstone, Adam, Jessie, Amy and Kara. Great-grandfather of Jake, Sam and Nate. Brother of Eleanore Lipton. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Moriah Cong., 200 Taub, Deerfield 60015; or JUF, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Fl., Chgo 60606.

NEWLIN, ROCHELLE
(nee FEINBERG). Mar. 12. Age 71. Wife of the late Harry. Teacher at North Suburban Synagogue Beth El for over 30 years. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Sunset Memorial Lawns. Memorials to North Suburban Synagogue Beth El, 1175 Sheridan, Highland Park 60035.

NEWMAN, ALAN
Husband for 56 years of Barbara (nee Gordon). Father of Leslie (Joe) Burdar, Lisa Rubens, Jody (Ralph) Gerbie and Larry (April) Newman. Grandfather of Joshua, Jeremy and Rachel Rubens, David, Danielle and Kevin Gerbie, Michael, Brandon and Kyle Newman and Brett Weinstein. Brother of Carole Wolken Melcher. Son of the late Jules and Helen. Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct, Glenview 60025; or JUF, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

PICKUS, EDWARD I.
Mar. 13. Retired chairman of the board of Pickus Construction. Active in community affairs as longtime residen of Waukegan: president of Victory Memorial Hospital, chairman of United Way, president of Glen Flora Country Club, Temple Am Echod, and chairman of the board of Foundation of the College of Lake County. Served in US Army in Korea 1953-1955. Husband of Jackie. Father of Ilene (Bob) Witucki and Ted (Beth). Grandfather of Lauren, Ali and Adam Witucki; Zach, Dylan, Noah and Lily. Brother of Allan (Meline), Nathan (Jane), and Tami (Marc) Rosenstein. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to charity of choice.

PIERCE, LOIS W.
(nee WISCH). Wife of the late Morton Arnold Pierce. Mother of Karen (Irving) Walanka and Marlene “Mickey” (Charles) Silverstein. “Nana” of Elizabeth Walanka, Jack and Michael Silverstein. Sister of Gail W. (Charles) Wenk and the late Harriet W. (Dr. Myron) Gordon. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Cong. Solel, 1301 Clavey Rd., Highland Park 60035, or charity of choice.

PRICE, RALPH DAVID
Husband for 60 years of the late Beulah (nee Saske). Father of Susan Leslie Price and Judith Price Goldman. Grandfather of David (Andrea Renard) Goldman and Leslie (Joseph) Sauer. Great-grandfather of Ben, Lily, Madeleine Goldman and Riley Sauer. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Jewish Child & Family Services (JCFS), 216 W. Jackson #800, Chgo 60606.

PRITIKIN, AUDREY E.
(nee ROTHSTEIN). Mar. 24. Age 82. Wife of the late Marvin E. Mother of Susan (Dr. Lawrence) Marczak and Randy (Dr. Harlan) Selesnick. Grandmother of Daniel (Ilana) and Stacy Marczak, Kelly and Genna Selesnick. Sister-in-law of Harriet (Jerry) Drazner, Lenore (Albert) Lee and Lee Ross. Aunt and cousin to many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 446 E. Ontario, Chgo 60611, attn: Gail Mahaffey.

PROVUS, JUDITH
(nee SCHAEFFER). Wife of the late Edwin. Mother of Ronald (Barbara) and Linda (Barry) Bartlett. Grandmother of Kimberly and Michael (Amy) Provus, Courtney and Christopher Bartlett. Great-grandmother of Matthew Provus. Private arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

RAIDER, BEATRICE
(nee GOLDSMITH). Age 87. Daughter of the late Frieda (Fannie Koukly Smidt) and Isaac (Ike). Wife of the late Joseph Raider, M.D., Mundelein. Mother of Donna (Joel) Wineman, Joan, and Ira (Lisa). Grandmother to Francia Ann (Kevin) Brocard and Mark (Shannon) Wineman, Natalie Gayle, Jonas Ian and Jeremy Aaron Raider. Great-grandmother to Emma, Stella and Joseph Wineman and Joshua Brocard. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Life member of Hadassah. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hadassah Hospital, Israel, c/o Hadassah N.S. Chapter, 1724 First St., Highland Park 60035.

RANSENBERG, SESSIE
(nee HOFMANN). Wife of the late Kurt. Mother of Renee (the late Steven Z”L) Gale, Alan (Rivkah) and David (Karen). “Nana” of Justin, Brian, Jordan, Alex and Marni. Sister of Erna Hayot. Cousin of Ilse Hayum. Aunt to many. Companion of Emma LoFranco. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to Selfhelp Home for the Aged, 908 Argyle, Chgo 60640.

RESNICK, SYDNEY
(nee GARFINKEL). Mar. 13. Age 90. Wife of the late Philip. Mother of Cathryn (Michael) Braebeck and Gary. Grandmother of Jeremiah and Matthew Braebeck. Sister of Yetta (the late Milton) Egel, Mary (Lester) Krader and the late Tillie (late Louis) Lerner and Bertha (Charles) Lev. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to National Parkinson Foundation Inc., Office of Development, 1501 NW Bob Hope Rd., Miami, FL 33136, www.parkinson.org.

REZNICK, NAT
Age 93, of Aventura, FL formerly of Highland Park. Husband for 65 years of the late Zora (nee Leibowitz). Father of Joy and Michael Segal, and Lee (Liesa). Grandpa of Robin (Anthony) Swann and Jonathan Segal. Great-grandfather of Annabel, Spencer, and Austin Swann. Brother of the late Jean Lowenthal, Ida Goldberg, Clara Bergstrom and Marian Devereaux. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to charity of choice.

ROSECRANS, BERNARD C.
Mar. 30. Age 97. Husband of the late Alice (nee Greenberg). Father of Judi (Donald) Manoff and the late Lynn E. Kershner and Sandra Oster. Grandfather of Jill (Tim) O’Connell, Cara (Jay) Coleman, Allyse (fiancé Brian Steinberg) Manoff and Marcy (Mark) Bradford. Great-grandfather of Dale, Gena, Heather, Rose, Sandra and Honor. Great-great-grandfather of Jadelyn. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment B’nai Jehoshua Cemetery. Memorials to charity of choice.

ROSENBAUM, WAYNE D.
Age 61. Husband of Marilyn. Father of Mindi (Aaron) Schwartz and Craig (Lori). Step-grandfather of Skyler. Son of Faye and the late Paul. Brother of Jerry, and Teri (Lou) Lang. Uncle of Matthew, Chad, Becky, Bryan and Christopher. Great-uncle of Ryan. Brother-in-law of Marlene (James) Weiss. Nephew of Arnold (Eleanor). Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish United Fund.

ROSS, BETTY
(nee Rebecca Louise Samuels). Age 90. Wife of the late Irving. Mother of Sally (the late Jim) Chapralis and Jacalyn Ross (Dennis) Gronek. Sister of Helen Balas. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to charity of choice.

RUBEN, JOYCE
(nee KORITO). Wife for 51 years of the late Irwin S. Mother of Deborah, Linda (Alan) Gordon and Daniel (fiancée Tamye Gillespie). Sister of Jerry Korito. Friend of Shirley and Martin Lubowich and Jeanette (late Irwin) Block. Cousin of Gabby and Jerome Tamler. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, 386 Park Ave. South, 17th Fl, New York, NY 10016 tel: 800-932-2423.

RUEHLE, MELANIE
(nee REICH). Mar. 25. Age 82. Wife of Frank. Mother of Edward. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Chicago Chamber Music Society, PO Box 350, Kenilworth 60043, www.chicagochambermusicsociety.org.

SAMSON, NEAL Z.
Mar. 24. Age 43. Husband of Traci (nee West). Father of Chloe, Andrew and Scott. Son of Renee and the late Arthur. Brother of Claudia (Marco) Tejada and Brian (Jillian). Funeral services were held in New York. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to charity of choice.

SCHIEREN, JACQUELINE
(nee SCHWARTZ). Mar. 13. Age 86. Wife of the late Kurt. Mother of Barbara (Mark Maksimowicz) Day and Lawrence. Grandmother of Justin (Sabrina) and Russell Day, Matthew and Daniel. Arrangements by Westlawn Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Orphans of the Storm, 220 Riverwoods Rd., Riverwoods, IL 60015, www.orphansofthestorm.org.

SHAPIN, MARGARET “PEG”
(nee LEVY). Wife of John L. Mother of Jean (Pierre) Liebermann, Patricia and Andrew John (Cathy Berman). Grandmother of Camille and Mathias Liebermann, Joshua Birnbaum, Jessica, Sam and Tobias. Sister of the late Richard Levy. Sister-in-law of Joan Epstein. Aunt of Jeffrey Stockwell, Mary Kaltman and Ann Rackoff. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to charity of choice.

SHAW, JANICE
(nee LIFSCHUTZ). Age 85. Wife of the late Nathan. Mother of Carol (Brian Thornton), the late Wendy, and Randi. Grandmother of Nola. Sister of Esther (the late Nathan) Karel, Zelda (the late Dr. William) Itkin, Alan (Pauline) Lifton, Shirlee (the late Edwin) Hykan. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom.

SHIKORA, JACK M.
Age 69. Husband of Arlys (nee Speise). Father of Evan (Lisa), Heidi (Michael) Fine and Todd. Stepfather of Marlon (Laura), Keith and Darryl Suskin. Zadie of Sophia, Alec, Mia, Mark and Max. Brother of Judy (Louis) Epstein. Son of the late David and Leah. Son-in-law of Beatrice and the late Theodore Speise. Former spouse of the late Sandy (nee Chodock). Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to National Stroke Assn, 9707 E. Easter Ln., Centennial, CO, 80112 tel: 800-787-6537.

SKOLNICK, RALPH
Mar. 30. Age 87, of Baldwinsville, NY. Born in Chicago to Morris and Sarah Skolnik, immigrants from Pinsk, and graduated from Marshall High School. U.S. Navy signalman during WWII, in Europe, Normandy invasion, and in the Pacific. Held positions as a furrier, a buyer and in sales for stores including Fay’s Drugs and May Company. Husband for 63 years of Shirley. Father of Sharon Flagel, Richard; and Marcia Miller. Grandfather of 9. Great-grandfather of 6. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Francis House, 108 Michaels, Syracuse, NY 13208.

SOKOL, HAROLD
Age 90. Former owner of The Cork Restaurant and Zayde’s Deli. WWII Purple Heart veteran of the Pacific Campaign. Husband of Elizabeth “Libby” (nee Dakof). Father of Michele Rifkin and Mark (Melinda) Barinholtz. Grandfather of Adam Rifkin, Lauren (Kurt) Hartman, Brett (Nancy) and the late Cary Schramm. Great-grandfather of Henry, Abigail and Marcella. Brother of the late Jerome, Eleanor and Bernice. Uncle of Jill and Lisa. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Jewish War Veterans, PO Box 5356, Skokie 60077.

SPEAR, ALEX
Husband of 60 years to Edith (nee Finkelstein). Father of Leah Shepard, Stephen (Sarah Evens), Mika Yehezkeli and Laura (Michael) Solan. Grandfather of Amy (Phillip), Chezi, Yael, Talia, Daniel, Julia, Ariel, Zachary, Brandon, Ryan, Michael and Leah. Great-grandfather of Conrad, Savanna and Cooper. Brother of the late Louis (Esther), Jack (the late Phyllis), and Edna Friedman. Uncle, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Goodman Family Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Magen David Adom Midwest Region, 8930 Gross Point #800, Skokie 60077.

STERNSTEIN, EVE
(nee SAMUEL). Age 93. Wife of the late Fred, CPD. Mother of Myron, and Sandy (Tom) Vosnos. Grandmother of Joel (Kai), Jay, Shana, Aaron, Mandy, Rachael; Daniel (fiancée Julie Klitzky) Vosnos. Great-grandmother of Henry and Benjamin. Sister-in-law of Adeline (the late Bill) Samuels. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Lisa Klitzky Cancer Foundation, PO Box 5048, Buffalo Grove 60089.

STOLBERG, SHIRLEY H.
(nee LEVINS). Mar. 25. Age 78. Wife of Aaron “Ushie.” Mother of Leslie (Stephen) Mareta, Jeffrey (Sheila), Scott (Sandy), Howard and William (Christine). Grandmother of 13. Great-grandmother of 3. Sister of Warren (Sue) Levins. Daughter of the late Marks and Ruth Levins (nee Klein). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters, Northbrook 60062.

STONE, NORMAN ALBERT
Age 80. Husband of Harriet (nee Cohen) and the late Renate (nee Hes). Father of Caryn Stone and Pamela (Donald) Fogle. Grandfather of Richard and Hannah Fogle. Brother of Edwin (Gail). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle #900, Chgo 60604.

STRAUSS, ELAINE
(nee EISENSTEIN). Wife of the late Murray Kaplan. Mother of Marc (Terri Smialek), Glen (Krista Tesreau) and Alan (Ginger). Stepmother of Shoshanna (Roman) Budjianowski and B’at Ami Kaplan. Grandmother of Andrew, Rachel, Jacob, Samuel, Nicholas, Michael and Julia Strauss, and Yashu Budjianowski. Sister of Norman Eisenstein. Aunt of 8. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Rosemont Park. Memorials to Jewish Reconstructionist Cong., 303 Dodge, Evanston 60202.

TARSHES, JACK
Age 80, of Boynton Beach, FL, formerly of Chicago. Husband for 58 years of Beverly (nee Glick). Father of the late Robyn Tarshes Cooper and the late Barry. Grandfather of Felise (Brian Mass), May and Griffin Cooper. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

TAYLOR, ARNOLD A.
Mar. 5. Age 88, in Phoenix AZ, born in Chicago. Son of Abraham & Rebecca. Brother of Jeanette (Lou Diamond) and Ruth (Sig Irgang), all of blessed memory. Husband of Ruth (nee Asatinsky). Father of Stewart (Karen), Mark (Terry) and Elizabeth (Sheldon Watnick). Grandfather of 8. Great-grandfather of 9. Longtime resident of Bay City MI (owner of 20th Century Cleaners, principal violist of Saginaw Symphony and music teacher in Saginaw Twsp) and of Sun City AZ. Service & interment in Sun City.

TELSON, ANITA
(nee SOKOLIN). Age 64. Wife for 41 years of Michael. Mother of Jeffrey (Kathy Steinert), Karen (Michael) Welninski and Steven. Grandma of Tyler and Joshua. Sister of Stuart (Diane Hudson) Sokolin. Sister-in-law of Blanche (Dr. Gene) Fields. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Northwest Suburban Jewish Cong., 7900 W. Lyons, Morton Grove 60053.

TOIZER, JACK
Age 68. Husband of Rosalyn for 49 years. Father of Jamie (David) Greenwald and Eric (Debbie). Papa of Sam, Jason, Barbie, Alison and Andy. Devoted family man and friend. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chgo 60674.

WATMAN, SANDRA C.
(nee MALL). Age 73. Wife of Ben. Mother of Lisa (Stan Knight) and Aric (Lynn Spiers) Simons, Robert (Susan) and the late Howard Watman andAdrienne Gronlund. Grandmother of Alex, Kyle, Ethan, Monte, Jennifer, Bryan, Stephanie, Rachael, Julie (Daniel) and Carol. Great-grandmother of Aden. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Ctr., 215 Revere, Northbrook 60062.

WEINER, HARRIET
Wife of Lawrence. Mother of Ira (Barbara), Debra Stanley and Nancy (David) Kline. Grandmother of Lenore and Mark; Philip and Jeanette Bloss; Jason, Michael, Robin, Brian and Eleesa Kline. Former mother-in-law of Alan Bloss. Sister of the late Manuel (late Paula), Morton (Frances) and Arthur (late Minnie) Fingerhut. Daughter of the late Morris and Lena. Longtime member of the Evanston Music club and the Winnetka Music Club. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Skokie Valley Traditional Synagogue, 8828 N. East Prairie Rd., Skokie 60076.

WEINERT, HOWARD L.
Age 77. Husband for 55 years of Gilda (nee Elgenson). Father of Audrey (Michael) Friedland and Ronald (Glori). Papa of Julie (Eric) Marder, Amy, Lori and Scott Friedland, Beth and Kyle Weinert. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to charity of choice.

WEINSTEIN, BARRY M. Sr.
Mar. 17. Age 76. Husband for 47 years of Audrey (nee Fox). Father of Melinda Benner and Barry M. (Randi) Weinstein Jr. Grandfather of Alexander, Hannah Lily, Micah and Miriam. Brother of Harriet Gellert and the late Sandra Verson. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Beverly. Memorials to Barry M. Weinstein Sr. Memorial Fund c/o Temple Anshe Sholom, 20820 Western Ave., Olympia Fields 60461.

WEISMAN, HOWARD
Age 66, of Northbrook, a kidney and liver recipient. Husband for 41 years of Bonnie (nee Baron). Father and role model of Bari (Lee) Loebman, Wendy (Robert) Cohn and Bradley (Melissa). Papa of Max, Gabe, Aiden, Ali, Emma, Dylan and Bailey. Brother of Jay (Wini). Brother-in-law of Arnie (Gail) and Lawrie (Bonnie) Baron. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters, Northbrook 60062; or American Liver Foundation-Illinois Chapter, 180 N. Michigan #1870, Chgo 60601 tele: 312-377-9030.

WEISS, PEARL
(nee GOLDSTEIN). Mother of Roberta (Harvey) Barnett. Grandmother of Gail Witz, Richard (Cindy) Barnett. Great-grandmother of 4. Sister of the late Ida O’Malley and Sara Peck. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Anti-Cruelty Society, 157 W. Grand, Chgo 60610.

WIDREVITZ, ANN
(nee SHOLCOW). Proud WWII member of the U.S. Navy. Lifetime member of Jewish War Veterans of the U.S.A. Wife of 61 years to Meyer. Mother of Benjaimin (Arlene) Widrevitz and Shelley (Gary) Bowyer. Grandmother of 4. Great-grandmother of 1. Sister of Blanche (the late Milton) Gaynes. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 18th St., NW, Washington, DC 20006-3517.

WOLFF, ARNOLD ROBERT
Husband of Ann (nee Sulzberger). Father of Barbara Hamilton, Robert (Wendy) and Richard (Joan). Grandfather of Ben, Josh, Luka, Kai and Lee. Brother of Aimee (the late Milton Bud) Minkin and the late Robert L. Brother-in-law of Jean (the late Beernard) Meltzer and the late Kate (late Edward) Levi. Uncle to many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to North Shore Senior Center, 151 Northfield Rd., Northfield 60093.

ZAPILER, BERNARD
Mar. 16. Age 70. Husband of the late Ingrid (nee Grover). Father of Mark. Brother of Leonard (Charlotte). Son of the late Jack and Mary. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to the Salvation Army.

ZELNER, EDWARD L.
Age 71. Husband of Sandra (nee Fein). Father of Michelle (Gary) Shuman, Steven (Susan) and David (May). Grandfather of Taylor and Hailey Shuman, Zachary, Jeremy, Alexa and Madison. Brother of Arlene Witsock. Brother-in-law of JoAnn Epstein and the late Jordan Fein. Son of the late Bernard and Ruth. Son-in-law of the late Isadore and Dora Fein. Proud member of the “Great Vest Side Club.” Uncle, cousin and frien of many. Being a grandpa was Edward’s greatest joy in life. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Lincoln Park Conservancy, 2000 N. Racine #2080, Chgo 60614, 773-833-7275.

Posted: 4/30/2008 3:00:03 PM
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