March 2009

CORRECTION
In the death notice for Muriel Goldberg (nee Eisenberg) that appeared in the February issue of JUF News, the name of her grandson-in-law, Bob Goldwin, was omitted. We regret this error, and the entire corrected notice appears below:

GOLDBERG, MURIEL
(nee EISENBERG). Age 86. Wife of the late Robert M. Mother of David and Ronni Goldberg and Larry Goldberg and Irene Bowen. Grandmother of Scott and Jill Goldberg, Frannie and Bob Goldwin, Justin Lev and Cara Bowen-Goldberg. Great-grandmother of Stephanie and Lindsey. Sister of Berenice (the late Joseph) Mittelman. Aunt and cousin of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 651 W. Washington #400, Chgo 60661 (www.leukemia-lymphoma.org).

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ALPERT, RICHARD
Husband of the late Frieda Rosenburg-Alpert (nee Cohen). Father of Collin (Sheri) and Sherry. Stepfather of the late Kenneth (Risha) Rosenburg. Grandfather of Amy (Richard), Benjamin (Tobi), Howard (Amy) and Michael. Great-grandfather of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. A memorial fund in Richard Alpert’s name was established at Temple Anshe Sholom, 20820 Western Ave., Olympia Fields 60461.

ANTIN, BENNETT
Age 74. Husband for 40 years to the late Helen. Ben was a kind and giving soul who accomplished many goals throughout his storied life. He will be missed by all who knew him. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom.

BAKER, WILLIAM R. (BILL)
Jan. 24. Age 82, of Tampa, Fla. Former vice president (ret.) from GTE Data Services. U.S. Navy WWII veteran. Member of Gyro International, Palma Ceia Golf and Country Club and Financial Executives Institute (FEI). Husband of the late Grace Mary (McGinn). Father of Jeanne Favini and Linda (Steven). Grandfather of Christina Bederka. Great-grandfather of Audrey Grace and Caroline Marie. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Assn., 8430 W. Bryn Mawr # 800, Chgo 60631.

BENDER, FRED
Age 97. Husband for 71 ½ years of Ruth (nee Baum). Father of Alfred (Marilyn), Jeffrey (Wendy), and Karen (Bernie) Scalin. Grandfather of Scott (Laura), Aviva Bender-Tualemoso, Joshua, Jennifer (Barry) Ostrow, Rachel (Ricardo) Montecino, Andrew (Julia), Jonathan (Kate), Marilyn (Roger) Davis, Wendy (Danny) Schneider, Cari Smyth, Hara Scalin. Great-grandfather of Jared, Kaitlin, Jonah, Natalie, Cally, Amber, Jennifer, Sara, Tony and Adam. Great-great-grandfather of Gerek. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals (Jewish Burial Society).

BERNAY, SHIRLEY R.
(nee HIRSH). Age 81. Wife for 59 years of Harold; mother of Marcia (Dr. Jacques) Farkas and Marla Newman; Bubi of Ben (Meghan Eisen), Dr. Jordan (fiancée Lauren Zimmerman), Michael (fiancée Elizabeth Baron) and Adam Farkas, Joshua and Daniel Newman; sister of Charles (Evelyn) Hirsh; sister-in-law of Sanford (Dorothy) Bernay and Maxine Gan. We will all miss Shirley’s inner and outer beauty. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Temple Chai, 1670 Checker Rd., Long Grove 60047.

BERNS, EVELYN
(nee POLEN), Age 80. Wife of Jerome “Jerry.” Mother  of Donnalyn (Dr. Chuck) Williams and Marla (Jeff) Moore. Grandmother of  Sara. Cousin and friend of many. Patron Member JWV Chicago Post 153. Past vice president JWV Post 282 Auxilliary. Longtime supporter of The City Of Hope. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Jewish War Veterans, Chicago Post 153, 2722 W. Pratt, Chgo 60645.

BOLON, BEVERLY
(nee OBERMAN. Age 90. Wife of the late Sidney R.; mother of Roberta "Bobbi" (Michael) Fields and Alan (Sharon); grandmother of Jim (Debbie Conkle) Burgdorf, Terri (Kevin) Lindwall, Corey (Sonya) and Todd (Danielle); great-grandmother of Brendan and Brian Lindwall, Jackie Conkle, Alyssa and Kylie; sister of Charlotte Elford and the late Seymour Oberman. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Alzheimer's Assn., 8430 W. Bryn Mawr #800, Chgo 60631.

BRIER, MAX
Age 88. Husband of Carolyn and  the late Roslyn. Father of Fran Ruffalo and Judy (Jerry) Hahn. Grandfather of Michael (Brandi) and Deb Ruffalo. Great-grandfather of Rebecca and David Ruffalo. Brother of Seymour (Janet) and Sam (Helen). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Cong. B’nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim, 901 Milwaukee, Glenview 60025; or Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

BROADE, JACK
Age 70. Son of the late Harry and Sylvia. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

BRYSKIER, MARSHALL J.
Husband of Mary nee Kurlansky. Father of Michael and the late Robin. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

CLAMAGE, MAXWELL H.
Age 77. Father of Marla (Neal) Feld, Laura (Hilton) Gordon and Edward (Audrey). Grandfather of Alysa, Aaron, Samantha, Jason, Eric, Lauren, Ryan and Austin. Brother of the late Raymond Clamage and Roslyn Minkus. Uncle of Daniel and Raymond Minkus. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to North Shore Cong. Israel, 1185 Sheridan, Glencoe 60022.

DEREX, ROSE
(nee RISKIN). Age 86. Raised her family in Evanston and Skokie, and was a successful artist, with a great sense of humor. Wife of the late Herbert; mother of Susan (Jerry Murphy) Derex and Paula (Bruce) Selsky; Grandma of Grace Chloe Derex Murphy and Lauren Jill Selsky; sister of Robert (Billie) and the late Charles (Lillian) Riskin; sister-in-law of the late Ben (late Florence) Derex; “Cuzina” of Judy Arnopolin; aunt, great-aunt, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025; or Children’s Memorial Hospital, Division of Pediatric Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, 2300 Children’s Plaza, Box 4, Chgo 60614.

DITLOVE, KENNETH
Feb. 4. Age 65. Husband of Dale, nee Reiff. Father of Amy and Joseph. Grandfather of Matthew. Brother of Donna (Bertram) Jacobson and Sherwin (Lynn). Arrangements by: Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Menorah Gardens. Memorials to charity of choice.

EMMERMAN, MILDRED
(nee STEIN). Wife of the late Paul. Mother of Howard (Fern), Lynn (Tim) Lumley and A. Scott (Kathy). Grandmother of Steven, Lisa, Samantha, Nick, David and Jamie. Great-grandmother of Autumn. Sister of Nora (the late Julius) Mines, the late Herman (Francine) Stein and Anne Iseman. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Disease Assn., 225 N. Michigan, 17th Fl., Chgo 60601.

EPSTEIN, SYLVIA
(nee ROTTMAN). Age 83. Wife of the late Dr. Herbert; mother of Susan (David) Gersh and Peter Michael; grandmother of Steven and Laura Gersh and Elizabeth; sister of Benjamin Rottman; companion of Robert Cohn. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to charity of choice.

FABIAN, HARVEY J.
Age 71. Husband of Karen (nee Sobel); stepfather of Adam (Debbie) Broad, Matthew Sobel, and Melissa (Bill) Morales; grandpa H. Man of Deacon; brother of Sam and Burl (Robyn). Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis #400, Evanston 60201.

FEINSTEIN, THELMA
(nee GNIPPE). Age 87, formerly of Evanston. Wife of the late Leonard. Mother of Michael (Joan) Feinstein and Roberta (Jim) Havel. Grandmother of Sara (Matt) Ryan, Diane (David) Bemer and Liana Havel. Sister of the late Erwin Gnippe. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Beth Hamedrosh Hagodol, 4341 W. Golf, Skokie 60076.

FELDMAN, DONALD S.
Age 65; husband for 43 years of Gail, nee Mendell; father of Adam (Robin) and Stacy; Papa of Ashley, Jared, and Justin; son of the late Alvin Feldman and Mildred "Malkey" Lenik; son-in-law of Richard "Babe" and the late Tina Mendell. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to ALS Nevada at 6370 W. Flamingo Rd. #3, Las Vegas, NV 89103.

FIENGOLD, MINNIE
(nee CHINITZ). Age 96. Wife of the late Bernard. Mother of Ilene ( David) Templer and Charlotte (Ronald) Rubin. Grandmother of Jill (Brad) Templer-Williams, Cindy (Michael) Bauer, Jordan (Gail) and Cory (Jennifer) Rubin, and Melissa (Ben) Tesler. Great-grandmother of 9. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to National Kidney Foundation, 215 W. Illinois #1C, Chgo 60610; or The Michael Rolfe Pancreatic Cancer Foundation, 910 W. Van Buren, 3rd Fl., Chgo 60607.

FISHELL, AUDREY H.
Daughter of the late Edith Bloom. Aunt of Marla Malaspena and Laura Boniface. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Chicago Sinai Cong., 15 W. Delaware, Chgo 60610.

FISHMAN, NANCY A.
(nee BECKER). Age 84. Wife for 61 years of Leonard. Mother of Jacob A. (Petrie), and the late Cyd Lash and Eliot (Susan). Grandmother of Arlo, Zoelle and Molly Fishman, Brad and Carrie Lash. Sister-in-law of Antionette Becker. Mother-in-law of Marvin (Dayle) Lash. Cousin of Herbie (Milly) Pozen, Beverly (Howard) Bernstein. Aunt and friend of many.Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to SEDOL Foundation c/o Cyd Lash Scholarship Fund, 18160 Gages Lake Rd., Gages Lake, IL 60030.

FREEMAN, BEVERLY
(nee HECKTMAN). Age 81. Wife for 62 years of Sidney; mother of Marcia (Elisabeth Kuratle), Laurie Back (Raynald Bedard) and Jay (Susan); grandmother of Ethan and Hannah; sister of Jordan (Marlene) Hecktman and the late Yale Hecktman; aunt, cousin and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

FREEMAN, IRVING
Age 100; husband for 59 years to the late Jean, nee Utkovitz; father of Diane Stern and Carolyn (Jim) Maloy; grandfather of Susan (Patrick Hickey) Stern, Rachel (William Nicholson), Jonathan (Kristin), and Daniel Maloy; great-grandfather of Malaki and Jericho Stern, Isla Nicholson, Ava Maloy; brother of the late Anne Cooper. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to charity of choice.

GORANIN, FRANCIS H.
Jan. 18. Age 94. Active in the travel industry for over 50 years; past president of American Society of Travel Agents, and former owner of Vega International Travel Service in Chicago. Honored for his efforts in promoting international tourism. Husband of Inge; father of Nancy Goranin and Doris Lapporte; grandfather of Robert Kurtz; great-grandfather of Alexandra, Zachary and Olivia Kurtz. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

GREENWALD, ROBERT L.
Jan. 16. Age 63. Bob will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Janice, nee Kamps, son, Danny, stepdaughters Stephanie (Richard) Ceruolo and Dana MacDonald; sisters Joan (Ted) Saltzman and Judi (Jerry) Jacover, brothers Richard (Suella) and Ron, grandsons Nick and Sam Ceruolo, and many nephews and nieces. Son of the late Edgar and Janet. He will be greatly missed by his in-laws and many friends and clients. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to one of Bob's favorite places, the Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL; or charity of choice.

GROBSTEIN, FRANK
Husband of Lillian for 60 years. Father of Ellen (Carlos) Pecciotto, Shelley (Stephen) Rubin and Tobi. Grandpa of Carlos Pecciotto Jr., Erica (Chris) Younger, Romy Pecciotto and Jamie (Jenny) Rubin. Great-grandfather of Riley, Ryan, Sophia, Chase and Rhett. Brother-in-law of Jerry and Phyllis Marks. Uncle and friend to many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer Disease Assn., 8430 W. Bryn Mawr 800, Chgo 60631.

GRODINSKY, ROBERT M.
Age 84. Husband of the late Molly, nee Palash. Father of Deborah, Ruth, Daniel ( Renee) Grodinsky and the late Leah Brown. Grandfather of Emily and Leah. Brother of Leah (Dean) Rosset. Uncle of Laura, Carol and Mitchell. A scientist and inventor, Bob was still inventing right up to the end of his life. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

HEISS, FLORENCE L.
(nee GABOVITCH). Age 81. Wife of the late Stuart; mother of Janice and Howard (Stephanie); grandmother of Nicholas, William, and Sophia; sister of Marilyn (the late Burton) Rosen and Edward (Phyllis) Gabovitch. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan #2015, Chgo 60602.

HIRSH, PATRICIA ROSE
(nee GREENEBAUM). Age 88. Wife for 70 years to George D. Mother of Penelope R. (Wayne) Rogers and Thomas G. (Sandra). Grandmother of Nathan (Carin) and Benjamin (fiancee Carey) Rogers; Joel (Stephanie), Andrew and Laura. Great-grandmother of Jackson Vincent Rogers. Sister in law of Kenneth and Harriet Hirsh; aunt, great-aunt and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Chicago Sinai Cong., 15 W. Delaware, Chgo.

HIRTENSTEIN, ROBERTA
(nee NEWMARK). Age 87. Wife of the late Jerome. Mother of Lynn (Ted) Turner and Scott (Edie). Grandmother of Sabrina (William) Spitznagle, Max and Jake. Great-grandmother of Sophie and Will Spitznagle. Sister of James (Eileen) Newmark. Aunt of Debbie (Carlos) Nieto, Kenny, Richard and Bruce Mizel, Deborah Newmark (Peter Norman), Lisa (Ken) Wells and Judy Newmark. Great-aunt of Adam Nieto, Alexander and Simon Moritz, Sarah and Rebecca Wells. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis, Evanston 60202.

JAFFEE, ESTHER
(nee MONARCH). Age 91. Wife of the late Daniel Bressler and the late Sanford; mother of Iona (Martin) Harris; grandmother of Audrey (Josh) Weitzman, Ellen (Joel) Erlichman, Bonnie (Marc) Pershin and Brenda Halpern; great-grandmother of 6; sister-in-law of Jack Bressler; aunt of many. A heartfelt thank you to the staff at Belmont Village, St. Matthew Center for Health and especially our dear friend June Heller for your love and care. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

KUDISH, MINNIE
(nee SHAPRIO). Age 88. Wife of the late Eugene R. Mother of Ira Kudish (Hollee Meskauski) and Cheryl (John) Mueller. Dister of Libby (the late Herman) Capsuto and Nate (Fran) Shapiro. Aunt of many. We are grateful to caregiver Mirasol Sagario. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, 675 N. St. Clair #21-100, Chgo 60611.
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LAVIN, SYLVIA
(nee SPATZ). Wife of Sheldon. Mother of Debbi (Ira) Rosenberg, Steven H. (Dawn M.), Jerold R. (Julie A.). Grandmother of Amy and Shauna Rosenberg; Michael, Alexander, Ethan, Austin and Spencer Lavin; Alexander, Hannah, Justin and Tess Durham. Sister of Annette Ruskin, Marilyn Rakowsky and Marvin (Linda) Spatz. Sister-in-law of Bebe (Paul Pink) Lavin-Pink. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to North Suburban Synagogue Beth-El, 1175 Sheridan, Highland Park 60035; or Friends of Israel Defense Forces, Widows and Orphans Fund, 29 E. Madison #802, Chgo 60602; or NA’AMAT, 8707 N. Skokie Blvd. #LL2, Skokie 60077.

LEEDS, HAL HYMAN
Jan. 28. Husband of BettyAnne Leeds nee Goldberg. Father of Pamela Leeds, Valerie (Elliot) Cook and Diana (Peter) Leed-Bos. Brother of Sydney Lifshitz. Son the late Selig and Yetta Lifshitz. Grandfather of Ryan, Hallie, Connor and Jessica. Our Grandpa was loved for a lifetime. Hal served in WWII in the Army Signal Corps in the Philippines and Japan. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Hillman Cancer Center, 5115 Centre Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15232.

LEHRMAN, EVELYN
(nee ANCEL). Age 87. Wife of the late Stanley Lehrman and the late Ted Levin; mother of Stanton (Carol) Levin, Susan (Marvin) Wenger, the late Ned (Rebecca) Levin, Daniel (Mary) Lehrman and Dale (Larry) Kohn; grandmother of Jonathan, Scott and Ilana Wenger, Teddy (Josie) Levin, Elliot Lehrman, Julie (Joe) Frankel and  Laura (Nick) Carson; sister of Ruth (Elliott) Rubin, Delores (the late Earl) Apple and Bernie (Don) Smason; aunt and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to charity of choice.

LEVITIN, STEVEN
Age 53. Executive with Riverside Graphics; husband for 25 years of Kathleen nee Hurley; father of Rachel and Hilary; son of Edwin and Marilyn; brother of Michael (Meredith Mendes); son-in-law of Irene Koenke; brother-in-law of the late Tim Hurley; uncle of Hanna, Franny and Leah. Board member of TRIO (Transplant Recipient International Organization) 2100 M St. NW, Washington, DC 20037. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to Anshe Emet Synagogue 3751 N. Broadway, Chgo 60613; Gift of Hope, 660 N. Industrial Dr., Elmhurst 60126 or TRIO.

LIBMAN, MILTON
Jan. 17. Age 88. Veteran of WWII. Husband for 63 years of Mildred, nee Harris. Father of Paul (Marcia Iacobucci) Libman and Nancy (William) Luck. Grandpa of Matthew (Jennifer Grayson), Samantha and Daniel Libman and Avery and Peter Luck. Uncle, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Memorial Cemetery of Racine WI. Memorials to Southern Poverty Law Center, 400 Washington., Montgomery, AL 36104, www.splcenter.org; or American Lung Assn., 61 Broadway, New York, NY 10006, www.lungusa.org.

LIPIN, S. BARRY (SEYMORE BARRY)
Age 88, suddenly, result from a fall. Husband of Judith (nee Lund). Brother of the late Paul. Son of the late Bernard and Mary. Uncle of Mary Beth (Leon) Deutsch. Despite losing his hearing in 1940, he became a pioneer in the auto leasing industry, founding U.S. Auto Leasing and Presidential Limousine. He served on the boards of ICODA, International Center on Deafness and the Arts, and The American Hearing Assn. A lifelong advocate for the hearing impaired, he leaves a lasting legacy of support through the Lipin Foundation. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to the Lipin Foundation (For Hearing Research), 291 W. Deerpath, Lake Forest 60045.

LUPESCU, HERBERT B.
Age 82. son of the late Samuel and late Bertha. Served honorably in WWll, and as an administrator in military government in Germany following the war.
Cousin and friend to many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Lubavitch Chabad of Illinois, 2833 W. Howard, Chgo 60645.

LUSTIG, DAVID “PAPA DAVE”
Feb. 4. Age 98 years “young.” Husband for 71 years of the the Dorothy H. Father of Lynn, Sandy and Linda; grandfather of Steven, Mark, Mike, Jason and Lisa; great-grandfather of Kyle, Chelsie, Taylor and Logan; uncle of Cheryl and Alving. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCentre, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

MANDL, MILES SCOTT
Age 62; husband of Carolanne; father of Scott (Elizabeth) and Jami; brother of the late Marc; son of the late Filmore and Dorothy; cousin and nephew to many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to American Cancer Society.

METRA, LORI RAE
(nee ANENBERG). Age 50. Wife of Scott; stepmother of Robert (Jessica), Timothy, and Steven (Debbie) Metra, Kelly (Chris) Roche; grandmother of Elana Metra and Kara Roche; sister of Dale (Hy) Addison; daughter of Natalie and the late Marvin Anenberg. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment at Glen Oak.

MILLER, JOAN S.
(nee SARASIN). Wife of the late Dr. Seymour F., DDS. Mother of Jordan R. and Brett I. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, 386 Park Ave. South, 17th Fl., New York, NY 10016.

MILLER, SYDNEY C.
Feb. 4. Age 96. Husband for 69 years of Ruth nee Lapidos; father of Sheila (Selwyn) Schwartz and Scott (Kim); grandfather of Rachel, Natalie, Steven and Jeffrey (Michelle); great-grandfather of Logan and Spencer Schwartz; and uncle of many. Sydney was a veteran of WWII serving in the Field Artillery in European Theater for which he was awarded the Bronze Star. He was a founding member of Beth Emet The Free Synagogue in Evanston and an employee of Sears Roebuck and Company for 45 years. A small man in physical stature but large in heart and character, Sydney and his wife Ruth were the mainstay of a large and devoted extended family. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Rd., Winnetka 60093; or Palatine Township Senior Citizen Council, 505 S. Quentin, Palatine 60067

MILLMAN, MOLLIE
(nee SHORR. Age 97. Wife of the late Joseph; mother of Steve (Natalie) and Michael Millman and the late Diane (Richard) Gustin; grandmother of Stephanie (Michael) Smerling, Julie (Larry) Snyder, Daniel Gustin and Randi Hurley; great-grandmother of Elliana, Serena and Miranda Smerling, Jodi, Corey and Katie Snyder, Jake and Jack Hurley; sister, aunt and cousin of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Moriah Cong., 200 Taub, Deerfield 60015; or Council for Jewish Elderly SeniorLife, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

MIRSKY, SYLVIA
(nee KURLAND). Age 89. Wife of the late Harvey; mother of Earl (Marilyn) and Michael; sister of Thelma (the late Mort) Geller and Libby (the late Bernard) Oliff; sister-in-law of Marian (the late William) Mirsky and Betty (the late Leo) Dubinsky; aunt of many, especially Ruth (Alan) Dubinsky. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to Alzheimer's Assn. 8430 W Bryn Mawr #800, Chgo 60631 or charity of choice.

NEWSTAT, LILLIAN
(nee LIEBOVITZ). Wife of the late Ray. Mother of David (Susan), Barry (Maureen Mathews), and the late Fred (Linda). Grandmother of Jennifer, Jillian, Carianne, Julie, and Stuart. Sister of Helen (the late Sam) and the late Francis (the late Ernie). Aunt of Marcia, Janice, Jackie, and Judy.
Private rrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Assn., 4709 Golf #1015, Skokie 60076; Temple B’nai Yehuda Beth Shalom, 1424 W. 183rd St., Homewood 60430; or charity of choice.

PINHASIK, SIDNEY N.
Age 94. Husband of the late Arlene, nee Feldman and the late Marcella, nee Ross; father of Paula Fischer and Howard (Judith); grandfather of Aaron (Wendy) and Jarret Fischer, Morgan (Paul) King, Joseph Pinhasik; great-grandfather of Chloe Fischer; brother of Robert (Fela) Pinhasik and the late Ann Caplin and Edna Bergen; son of the late Abraham and Katie; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Sidney was a proud member of the American Chemical Society and the City of Hope. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to City of Hope, 20 N. Wacker #1530, Chgo 60606.

POREC, LINDA BELA
(nee EZKOV). Age 47. Wife of Sherwin; mother of Benjamin; daughter of Setimia and the late Benjamin Ezkov; sister of Debbie (Lee) Farber and Morris (Tina) Ezkov; aunt of Samantha, Rachel, Kasey, Zach and Danny. Linda will be dearly missed and forever loved by all who knew her. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Moriah Cong., 200 Taub, Deerfield 60015; or Leukemia Research Foundation, 3520 Lake, Wilmette 60091.

PRINCE, LORRAINE
(nee WEISS). Age 76. Wife of the late Sidney. Mother of Pamela, Valerie (Steve) Turck, Alison (Bruce) Meyer and the late Leslie. Grandmother of 9.
Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Lakeside Cong. for Reform Judaism, 1221 County Line Rd., Highland Park 60035; or Anti-Defamation League, 309 W. Washington #750, Chgo 60606.

REGAL, BARBARA C.
(nee CALISCH). Wife of Seymour for 52 years. Mother of Susan (Paul) Wagner, Andrew (Jennifer) and Donald (Kristy). Shammy to Ashley, Lisa, Ryan, Adam, Sophie, Lucas and Remy. Sister of the late Dick (GlennDeane) Calisch. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by  Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Fl., Chgo 60606; or American Cancer Society, 820 Davis #400, Evanston 60201.

RHEIN, HAROLD
Age 83; husband of the late Merle; father of Andrea and Cantor Gary Sherman, David and Linda Rhein, Cynthia and the late John Anderson; grandfather of Brian (Nicole) Freudenthal, Jaime (Clint) Stanton, Lora (Shawn) Sires, Bradley and Jonathan Rhein, Richard (Meagan), Robert and Paul Anderson, Robert Sherman, Sheri (Jonathan) Aquino, Debi (Christian) Fung-Chiquk; great-grandfather of Alexis, Madeline and Kai. Arrangements by Llloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Vitas Hospice (877-800-2951).

RICH, SALLY
(nee LEFSTEIN). Wife of the late Norman B. Mother of Sharon (Jeffrey) Rosenblum, Roberta (Larry) Gornish and Stuart (Andrea ). Grandmother of Wendy and Deborah Rosenblum, Jill (Wil) Tidman, Jonathan (Kira), Laura and Adam Rich, Rebecca (Joel) Gorenstein, and Max Gornish. Great-grandmother of Sam and Max Gorenstein and Aiden. Companion of Remy Paz, her devoted caregiver. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Midwest Palliative Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025; or Jewish United Fund Women’s Division, 30 S. Wells, Chgo 60606.

ROOTBERG, SHERMAN
Age 65, of North Miami Beach, FL and Northbrook. Husband for 45 ½ years of Roberta (nee Fleischman). Father of Jenni (John) Bryan, Ilene (Zachary) Gilson, Adam (Debbie) and Yael (Sallie). Zayde of Jeremy, Teagan, Tyler and Ian Bryan; Danielle and Jacob Gilson; Ari, Joshua, Nate and Hailey. Son of Lillian and the late Irving. Brother of Michael and Martin. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Humane Society of Greater Miami; oer Simcha Chapter of Greater Miami Region of Hadassah.

ROSE, ANN
(nee HAVAUX). Age82. Wife of Robert J. Mother of Richard (MaryAnn) and Ellen. Grandmother of Melissa, Alex, Brandon and Evan. Great-grandmother of Ruby and Nola. Sister of Bud (Sue) Havaux. Ann was a volunteer at Alexian Brothers Hospital for 19 years. She was an avid runner, and won many trophies for her age. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis #400, Evanston 60201.

ROSENBURG-ALPERT, FRIEDA
(nee COHEN). Wife of the late Harold Rosenburg and the late Richard Alpert. Mother of the late Kenneth (Risha) Rosenburg. Grandmother of  Howard (Amy) and Michael. Great-grandmother of Cara and Benjamin. Sister of Roselyn (Phillip) Zimmerman and the late Abel Jack Collens. Aunt and great-aunt to many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Chicago Chesed Fund, 6100 N. Drake, Chgo 60659.

ROSENSTOCK, CYNTHIA
(nee LEVITETZ). Age 79. Mother of Bruce (Harriet), Sharon (Scott) Coyte and the late David. Grandmother of Penelope, Sissela and Teagan. Sister of Judith (Stanley) Friedman. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn.

ROTHENBERG, RONALD, D.D.S.
Age 82. Husband of Shirlee, nee Esbinsky; father of Sharyn (Arnie) Berns, David (Sherry) Rothenberg and Ellyn (Jeffrey) Stone; grandfather of Dayna (Jon), Lindsey, Kelley, Jessica, Sam and Allie; great-grandfather of Dustin. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Moriah Cong., 200 Taub, Deerfield 60016; Jewish National Fund, 60 Revere Dr. #960, Northbrook 60062; or Alzheimer Disease Assn., 8430 W. Bryn Mawr #800, Chgo 60631.
ROTHSCHILD, JULES
Jan. 7. Age 92. WWII Veteran, husband of the late Lillian (nee Cohen), father of Barry (Sheri) Rothschild and Elaine (the late Edward) Piltz, grandfather of 5, and great-grandfather of 9, brother of Freida (the late Bill) Lesorgen, Jeanette (the late Irving) Malina, and Harvey (Delores), the late Harry (late Molly), and Nate (the late Beverly) and (Ruth). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to City of Hope.

SCHALLMAN, JUNE ALBERT
Age 80. Daughter of the late William and Rose Albert; wife of 55 years of the late George; mother of Bruce (Elita), Jimmy (Laura) and Jodi; grandmother of Matthew, Michael, Alison and Jonathon; sister of Elaine Brown and the late Francis Friedberg; aunt, cousin and friend of many. Dedicated wife, mother, schoolteacher and homemaker. June’s spirited and fun-loving personality will be forever remembered with tremendous love and admiration. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the JUF, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Fl., Chgo 60606.

SCHER, ISRAEL “ITCH,” “IZZY”
husband of Thelma “Temmy,” nee Carnow. father of Bruce (Charlene) and Alan (Irina), and Susan (Steven) Rosenberg. Grandfather of 7 and great-grandfather of 3. Brother of Sally (the late Fred) Karush, the late Max (late Sylvia), the late Seymour (late Sarah). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025; or American Cancer Society, 820 Davis #400, Evanston 60201.

SENDER, ILSE
(nee ROSENBAUM). Age 87. Wife of the late Theodor; mother of Dennis (Pamela) and Dr. Ira (Bonnie); Oma of Danielle (Mark) Koczarski, Erica (Matthew) Veronie, and Jeremy, Derek, Jason, Deanna, Scott, Marc, David and Joshua; great-grandmother of Autumn, Benjamin, Anna and Rachel; sister of the late Eric Rosenbaum and Hertha Loeb; aunt and great-aunt of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment New Light. Memorials to New Light Cemetery, 6807 East Prairie Rd., Lincolnwood 60712.

SHERMAN, SHELDON “SHELLY”
Age 77. Husband of the late Ann; father of Brent, Denyce (Gene) Rossi, Cary (Judy) and the late Lori Jill; Papa Shelly of Leslie (Mathew) Knuth, Eric and Jaime Rossi and Amanda, Kyle and Zachary; friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Park. Memorials to Leukemia Research Fdn., Goland, Orenstein & Sherman Chapter, 3520 Lake #202, Wilmette 60091.
SHEROW, GLORIA ANN
(nee BLITZ). Jan. 9. Age 84, in Tucson, AZ. Predeceased by husband Asher, daughter Ricki, and grandson Ehren. Survived by son Randall (Debra), grandchildren Brooke Sherow, Mindi and Hal Gitelman, brothers Herman (Jean) and Edwin Blitz (Kim) and sister Ethel (Morton) Rosenthal. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to charity of choice.

SHOPIRO, HENRIETTA
(nee COHEN). Mother of Richard (Paula) Shopiro and Lauren (Keith) Young. Grandmother of Jessica and Rebecca. Sister of the late Roselyn Krause. Sister-in-law of Art (Lois) Krause. Aunt to Arnie (Sandy) Krause, Marla (Russ) Tucker, Andi (Jeff) Kressmann and Jeff Lipner. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Evergreen. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025
or The Guild for the Blind, 1800 N. Michigan #1700, Chgo 60601.

SHORR, RICHARD
Jan. 23. Age 49. Son of Marcy and the late William. Brother of Wendy Shorr and David. Uncle of Billy, Jonathan, Noah, Danielle and Phoebe. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Solel, 1301 Clavey, Highland Park 60035.

SILBERBERG, M. ROBERT
Age 88, a veteran of WWII. Husband of Muriel, nee Lavin; brother-in-law of Robert and Norma Lavin, and the late Anita and Max Grad; uncle of 9 and great-uncle of 19. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to the ADL of B'nai Brith, 605 3rd Ave., New York, NY 10158.

SIMON, JACK
Age 98. Husband of Sara, nee Lurie for over 64 years; father of Miriam (Warren) Fish and Carol (David) Ginsburg; grandfather of Rebecca (Bart) Goldman, Stephanie (Kent) Monteleone, Daniel (Sharon West) and Brian (Theresa) Ginsburg; great-grandfather of Brett and Eric Goldman, and Sean Monteleone; brother of the late Hyman (Ethel); brother-in-law of the late Arnold and late Bernard (Ruth) Lurie; special caregivers Tom Otworth and Stephen Carlson; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials  to Morton Grove Hadassah, Northwest Suburban Jewish Cong., or Alzheimer Disease Assn.

SINGER, HERBERT
Age 67. Husband for 42 years, best friend and confidant for 50 years to Rochelle "Chelle," nee Krisberg. Father of Corrine "Corri" (Brian) Greene and Robert (Carrie). Pop-Pop of Meghan, Emily,Tyler,Skyler, Jett, Echo. Brother of Linda Singer Stein and uncle of 5. Brother-in-law of Karen Krisberg. Partner and owner of Silverman, Cass and Singer, a law firm, for over 35 years. An extraordinary husband, father, grandfather, son-in-law, brother-in-law and friend to many, Herb will be missed greatly by all. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Or Shalom Generation of Life Campaign, c/o Or Shalom, 21 Hawthorne Pkwy, Vernon Hills 60061.

SOLYOM, STEVEN CHAIM
Born in Hungry in 1923. Survivor of WWII. Sought to reunite with his brother Shmuel in Israel only to find him taken tragically days before. Yet it was there he met his wife of 61 years, Rochelle "Rachel." Together they became parents to Mira (Ed) and Oded. Joining his last surviving and eldest brother Gabor in Chicago in 1960, Chaim became Saba to Amit, Karen, Gal, Amir, and Raz, and great-grandfather to Ethan, Noam, Gabrielle, and Shahar. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom.

STEVENS, ALBERT
Age 86; husband of the late Marcia; father of David, Rosemary, Joyce, and the late Iris. He was a pioneer in the color-separation field. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to Little Brothers of the Elderly, 355 N. Ashland, Chgo 60607.

SULKIN, NORMA
(nee LIPSKY. Age 81. Wife of the late Leonard, together they ran Pioneer Day Camp in Northbrook for over 30 years. Mother of Hillary (Dr. Harold K. ) Schmulenson and Darryl (Merle). Grandmother of Steven, David and Aaron Schmulenson, Ryan and Kelly. Sister of Beverly Persky. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Israeli Defense Fund (IDF), 29 E. Madison #1514, Chgo 60602.
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SUSSMAN, MARVIN
Age 77. Father of Jay (Beth) and Alan (Jocelyn) Sussman and Beth (Scott) Samuelsohn. Grandfather of Bradley, Alec, David, Anna, Ashley, Zachary, Benjamin, Joshua and Jacob. Brother of Jessie (the late William) Rubin. Companion of Arlene Benzinger. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Assn., 70 W. Hubbard #205, Chgo 60610.

TUROVITZ, RICKEY J.
(nee RUBIN). Jan. 14. Age 79. Wife for 57 years of Arnold. Mother of Ileene (Robert) Giering, Edie (Ken) Kasten and Alison. Grandmother of Adam and Matthew Giering. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to  Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 651 W. Washington #400, Chgo 60661.

WASSERMAN, JAY M.
Age 77. Husband of Sharon nee Greene-Weil; father of Wayne (Terry Martin), Laurie Ramos and Rick; stepfather of Cynthia (Michael) Beauvais, Robert (Lynne) and Daniel (Liz) Weil; Zayde of Sarah and Earl Ramos, Benjamin, Ella, Adler and Greta Weil; brother of Gerry (Linda), and the late Sarah Rumel, Ann Zimmerman and Norma; uncle and cousin of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere, Northbrook 60062; or Gilda’s Club South Florida, 119 Rose Dr., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316.

WEINTRAUB, MILDRED
(nee SLAVIN). Age 92. Wife of 51 years to the late Dr. Jerome. Mother of Judith (the late Leonard) Reicin, Jay (Harriet) and the late Cary. Grandma and Bubbie of Scott (Lori) Reicin, Cindy (Peter) Braun, Todd (Sharon) Weintraub and Amanda (Paul) Voyda. Great-grandmother of Cary, Jacob, Ethan, Charlie, Jesse, Teddy, Emma and Casey. Sister of Lillian (William) Streicher and the late Sam Slavin. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Northshore University Hospice, 4901 Searle, Skokie 60077; or to Make a Wish Foundation, 640 N. LaSalle #280, Chgo 60610.

WEISS, GERRI
(nee PALMER). Age 66. Wife for 44 years of Allan; mother of Jodi (Morris) Lehrfeld and Jeff (Reenee); grandmother of Josh and Lindsey Lehrfeld, Carter and Tatum; daughter of the late Rose Crown; sister of Ilyne Miller, aunt of Jennifer Miller, relative, friend and colleague of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Nathan Adelson Hospice - Las Vegas, NV (www.nah.org) or American Cancer Society, 820 Davis #400, Evanston 60201.

Posted: 3/6/2009 11:31:50 AM
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