August 2010

OBITS. August 50’’

BAUM, GERTI
Wife of Jacob; mother of Anita (Daryl) Mittelman and Ronald (Amy) Baum; grandma of Bryan (Adrienne) Mittelman, Lisa (Bradley) Buchanan, Gary (Kieumai Vo, Fiancee) Baum and Janet Baum; great-grandmother of Rachel and Eli; sister of Rita (Herb) Cooper and the late Herbert Sitzman; aunt, cousin and friend to many, especially Marietto and Gina. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

BECKER, SIDNEY H.
Age 88. Husband of Marilyn Stayman; father of Renee (Bob) Hammer and Janis (Robert) Moseson; grandfather of Julie, Jamie, Barry and Jeffrey; great-grandfather of Samuel, Kate, Kelly, Danielle, Lilly, Owen, Leo & Lola. Memorials to the Renee Israel Foundation 540 Lake Cook,  P.O. Box 454, #180 Deerfield 60015 or Friends of the I.D.F. 29 E. Madison, Chicago 60602-4550.

BEERMAN, NATHAN
Brother of Allen (Madge) and Barbara Beerman; uncle of Andrea (Joel) Dalinka, Deborah Beerman (Jason) Nierman and David Beerman; great-uncle of Hannah, Kate, Evan, Cole and Alex. Memorials to the American Heart Assoc. 208 S. LaSalle, Chicago 60604. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

BRODSKY, KATE R.
(nee JACOBSON) Age 87. Wife of the late Gilbert; mother of Lawrence (Christine) Brodsky and Jeffrey Brodsky; grandmother of Amy (Michael Sternik) Brodsky; Jeremy (Beth Greiner) Brodsky, Angel Brodsky and Amber Brodsky; sister of Helen (Edward). Memorials to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 525 W. Monroe, Suite 900, Chicago 60661, www.nationalmssociety.org. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

CHEDECK, RONALD
Husband and companion of Sherry; stepfather of Lori Greenberg, Mitchel (Gladys) Greenberg and Marci (Alan) Brodsky; papa of Aaron, Sydnee, Andrew, Alex and Ethan. Memorials to the American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St., Ste 400, Evanston 60201. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

CLAR, SHELDON M.
Husband of June A. (nee SIEGEL). Father of Elizabeth Clar, Robert (Louise) Clar and Steven Clar; grandfather of Chelsea and Taylor Clar; brother of Corrine (Sherwin) Spiegel and the late Herbie (Judy) Clar, many nieces and nephews and cousins. Memorials to Heartsinmotion.org. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

COHEN, FRANCES RUTH
(nee LEVINE). Age 75. Mother of Maureen Joy Cohen and the late Jill Sandra Cohen; sister of Jerry (the late Sharon) Levine; aunt and friend. Memorials to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chicago. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

CRAIN, BERNARD "BERNIE"
Age 90. Husband of the late Miriam (nee ZIRLIN), father of Linda (Jeffrey) Stern; grandfather of Scott (Leah), Adam and Alexa Stern; brother of the late Edith; uncle of Jill (Dr. Barry) Atlas, Peggy Zirlin, Wendy (David)Wroton, Robin (Ron) Borok, Susan (Jeffrey) Mendelsberg, Elliot (Nancy) Zirlin, Scott (Sheila) Zirlin. Weinstein Funeral Home.

DIAMOND, MURIEL
(nee CHERN). Age 101. Wife of the late Sol; mother of Sally (Miles) Berger and Terry (Marilyn) Diamond; grandmother of Albert (Ellen) and Elizabeth Berger, Jamie Diamond (David) Schwartz, John (Nam) and Jennifer Diamond; great-grandmother of Ethan, Henry, Karen, Richard, Sam, Kayla, Charlie, Madeleine, Juliet and Shane; sister of Tema (late David) Bolnick and the late Norman and Bernard Chern; aunt and great aunt. Memorials to Memory Care Home Solutions, 1526 S. Big Bend Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63117, (314) 645-6247 or Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 150 N. Michigan Ave, Ste 400, Chicago 60601, (312) 236-4491.The Goldman Funeral Group.

DRAZNIN, YAFFA
(nee CLAIRICE BERNSTEIN). Age 88. Wife of Julius N. Draznin; mother of Anne Draznin and Michael (Carole) Draznin; grandmother of Samuel and Jessica. Memorials to The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous, 350 7th Ave., 19th Flr., NY, NY 10001. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

DUBINSKY, LIBBIE
(nee SHEFT). Age 87. Wife of the late Seymour; mother of Stephen and Alan (Melissa) Dubinsky, and Gail (Tom) Davis; grandmother of Eva and Scott Dubinsky, Aaron and Hannah Davis; sister of the late Irving Sheft; numerous nieces and nephews. Memorials to West Suburban Temple Har Zion 1040 N. Harlem, River Forest 60305.  Chesed v’Emet Rudy Lerner, Funeral Director.

FINGERHUT, FRANCES A.
(nee HENKIN). Age 85. Wife of the late Dr. Morton H.; daughter of the late Florence and Jacob Henkin; sister of the late Harry (Anne M.) Henkin; aunt of Fred (Robin) Fingerhut, Anita (David) Dordek, Lois Fingerhut, Ira (Barbara) Weiner, Debra Stanley, Nancy (David) Kline, Elizabeth (Norman) Filer and Gayle (Robert) Atchison; care givers Josephine and Norma. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. The Goldman Funeral Group.

FRAZIN, DR. BRUCE
Age 61. Husband of Sonya nee Serota; father of Michael (Malka), Scott (special friend Marissa Cohler) and David; Zayde of Avner; son of Gloria and the late Larry and son-in-law of Blanche and the late Albert Serota; brother of Susan (Ralph) Katz; brother-in-law of Helaine (Randy) Joseph and the late Barry (Yvonne) Serota; uncle and great-uncle. Memorials to Moriah Congregation. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

GARFINKEL, SOL J.
Age 93.Husband of Lillian (nee BARACH), father of Marion & Ernest Gottlieb, Sandi Garfinkel, and Michael Garfinkel; papa of Jordan and Risa Gottlieb, Jeffrey and Veronica Gottlieb and Brian Gottlieb; great-grandfather of Emily Renae and Beckett Reid; son of the late Sam and Sarah Garfinkel. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Little City Foundation or Autism Society of Illinois. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

GEIRINGER, FREDERIC
Age 75. Child survivor of the Holocaust. Husband of Heidi (nee FAUST). Father of John (Jennifer Dunitz-Geiringer) Geiringer and Michelle Lader; opa of Jacob, Catie and Ella Rose. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Avow Hospice, 1095 Whippoorwill, Naples, FL 34105-3847,  www.avowhospice.org,  or  Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chicago  60606, www.juf.org,  or Disabled American Veterans, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301, www.dav.org. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

GERSON, ROBERTA
(nee WEISBERG). age 74. Wife of the late Ronald; mother of Susan and Larry Brown, Michele and Mark Nachbin, Steven and Beth Gerson, Merly Gerson and the late Michael Gerson; grandma of Lorraine, Josh, Ashley, Stephanie, Ryan, Rebecca, Sarah and Natalie; great-grandmother of Maddison; sister and best friend of Elaine (Joe) Fisher; companion of Burt Bentkover; sister-in-law of the late Gloria (Jim) Martin; aunt, great-aunt, and friend of many. Memorials to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 651 W. Washington, Chicago 60661 or American Heart Association, 208 S. LaSalle, Ste 900, Chicago 60604. The Goldman Funeral Group.

GORDON, MILTON O.
Age 94. Husband of  Rose (nee BEVACQUA); father of Keith (Julie) Gordon and stepfather of Mark (Marsha) Belloff , Janet (Jack) Eisenberg,  Sherrie Segall and the late Saul Belloff; grandfather of Shane, Rory and Garrett Gordon, Rebecca Eisenberg, Matthew and Elizabeth Segall and  Caroline, Phillip, Natalie and Laura Belloff. Memorials to Congregation Kol Emeth 5130 W. Touhy, Skokie 60077. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

GORDON, RHODA DIANE
(nee ROSENFELD). Age 70. Wife of Michael Gordon; mother of Charles Ira and Craig Lewis Gordon; sister of Merilyn Schiffman; daughter of the late Albert and Celia Rosenfeld; aunt of David (Judy) and Michael (Kathy) Schiffman and great aunt of Matthew, Elizabeth, Joanna and Zachary. Memorials to United Ostomy Association of Greater Chicago, 40 Fallstone Dr., Streamwood 60107. The Goldman Funeral Group.

HARRIS, STUART D.
Age 52. Son of Leonard and Eleanor nee Somer; brother of Gail French; uncle of Katherine, Melanie, Hannah, Christopher, Sofia and Gigi. Memorials to Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Center for Cancer Care, 450 W. Highway 22, Barrington 60010. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

HARTMAN, SARAH “SHIRLEY”
(nee NAIMON). Age 98. Wife of the late Harry; mother of Barbara (Sheldon) Shlossman and Sharon (Robert) Schwartz; grandmother of Caryn (Rick) Percifield, Lisa Rosen, Julie (Scott) Schulhof, and Richard (Jenna) Schwartz; great-grandmother of Alison, Ben, Ryan, Zoe and Oliver; sister of the late Sander, Nathan and Sidney Naimon. Memorials to Weizmann Institute, Two Prudential Plaza, 180 N. Stetson, Suite 840, Chicago 60601. The Goldman Funeral Group.

HAYMAN, JERRY
Husband of Andy (nee RUBIN). Father of Heather Ann; son of Lorraine and Marvin Hayman; brother of Stuart Hayman. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

HERMAN, MARVIN
Age 70. Father of John (Hope) Herman and Lynne (Steve) Kushner; grandfather of Ashley, Amelia, and Julia; brother of Betty Blum and Sandy Marks; uncle of Bruce, Jody, Michael, Patty, Susie and Danny, and their families. Memorials to the foundation for PSP/CBD and related brain diseases at: Cure PSP (Progressive Supranuclear Palsy), Executive Plaza III, 11350 McCormick Rd., Suite 906, Hunt Valley, MD 21031. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

HERSH, JEROME “JERRY”
Age  83. Husband of Marilyn (née KIPNIS); father of Dr. Bradley (Brigitte), Dr. Neil (Jean) and Susan (Monte) McDermed; Poppie Jair of David (Laura), Julien, Marc, Carina, Genna Rose, Anna Kate and Maxim; brother of Ruth (Bill) Rothman and Dolores Klein; son of the late Harry and Nettie Hershovitz. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to LUNGevity Foundation, www.lungevity.org. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

ISRAEL, MAX B.
Age 85. Husband of the late Linda (nee MEYERSON); father of Martin (Barbara) and the late Karyn Lynn Israel; son of the late Morris and Tolla Israel; brother of the late Isaac "Zeke" (the late Fay) Israel; brother-in-law of Ruben (the late Sonia) Meyerson and Ruth (the late Isaac) Morhaim; uncle to Randy Israel, Elaine (Bruce) Teitelbaum, Robert (Cindy) Morhaim and many more. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Persian Hebrew Congregation, 3820 W. Main, Skokie 60076. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

JACOBS, DIANE
(nee GELMAN).  Wife of the late Sidney; mother of Ron (Robin) and Jerry (Wendy); grandmother of Melissa (Tom) Weeks, Allison (Gregory) Tesnar and Daniel "DJ"; great-grandmother of Tyler; sister of the late Sol (Betty) Gelman, Dave (Shirley) Gelman and Ruth (Sam) Wiener; special aunt and great aunt to many nieces and nephews. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

KAHN, JUDITH PESMAN
Age 89. Wife of Alfred J; mother of James (Jill Littlewood) Kahn; grandmother of Laura, Jordan, and Eliot; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Memorials to the Midwest Palliative & Hospice Care Center, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025. Chicago Jewish Funerals.
 
KELSON, ESTHER
(nee ASHKIN). Age 96. Wife of the late Ben; mother of Allen (Carla), Edward (Lorel) Kelson, and Susan (Larry) Storck; grandmother of David Kelson and Jennifer Diamond, Melina (Peter Podolsky) Kelson-Podolsky, Lisa (Thomas) Kermgard, Daniel (Rachel) Kelson, Marnie (Gregory) Pedersen, Paul (Heather) Storck and Kerri Storck;  great-grandmother of Madeleine, Juliet, Shane, Jordan, Dylan, Lindsay, Ben, Isaac, Abigail, Emily and Justin; sister of Marcia (the late Mel) Gollay and the late Mary (the late Ruby) Katzen; aunt of many nieces and nephews. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Disease Association, 225 N. Michigan, Floor 17, Chicago 60611; or Hadassah/Women’s ZOA-Chicago Chapter, 4711 Golf Rd., Ste. 600, Skokie 60076. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

LEIB, MANDEL
Age 90.Husband of Erika Gitner Leib; step-father of Geoffrey (Jennifer) Gitner and the late Linda (Buddy) Dunne; grandfather of Claudine Dunne, Matthew Dunne, Michael Gitner and Seth Gitner; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

LEWIN, JOSEPH
Age 95. Husband of the late Julia "Tootsie" (nee Wells); father of Alan (Lynne), Perry (Bonnie) and Robert (Robbin) Lewin; grandfather of 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; brother of the Ethel and Bernie Lewin. Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

LEWKOVICH, PAM
(nee LINDENBAUM).  Wife of Mark; mother of Amy (Brian) Newman and Jacky (Ray) Schiestel; nana of Lewk Schiestel; sister of the late Bernice (the late Arnie) Ochakoff and the late Michael (Abbe) Lindenbaum; dear aunt, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to The Life Raft Group, 155 Route 46 West, Suite 202, Wayne, NJ 07470, 973-837-9092.  liferaft@liferaftgroup.org. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

LIEBOVITZ, SARA
Age 85. (nee ROSENBERG). Wife of the late Leo; mother of Dr. Susan (Dr. Michael Mangurten) Liebovitz.  Roberta (Albert) Panozzo and Dr. David (Elizabeth) Liebovitz; grandma of Lauren and Steven Mangurten, Leah, Lanie and Heather Liebovitz.  Sara was preceded in death by her six siblings, Sam, Harry, Sol, Ann,  Ethel and Merrill; sister-in-law of Selwyn Weiss, Martin Goldstein and Faye Rosenberg; aunt, cousin and friend to many. Memorials to The Ark, 6450 N. California, Chicago 60645 or to The American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chicago 60604. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

LIFTON, FRED B.
Age 81. Husband of Roselle (nee UNATIN); father of Michelle Miller, Janisse Lifton, Claudia (Dr. Barry) Altshuler and Robert (Stacy) Lifton; Papa of Dr. Marissa (Dr. Mark Axelrod), Daniel and Rebecca Miller, Joseph (fiancée Mari Gordon), Hannah, Benjamin, Sarah and Joshua Altshuler; Ashley, Ava and Zachary Lifton; brother of Dr. Herman (Pola) and the late Marilyn Lifton. Memorials to American Cancer Society. The Goldman Funeral Group.

LOUIK, MYRON DAVID
Age 64. Husband of Pamela (nee WEBB); brother of Howard (Betty Jo) Louik; son of the late Honorable Maurice Louik and Cecil Marcus of Pittsburgh, PA.Memorials to Saint Sabina Speaker Series, 1230 W. 78th, Chicago 60620, or Charles Hayes Family Investment Center, 4455 S. King Dr, Chicago 60653. Piser Funeral Services.

METNICK, HELEN
(nee KLIGER). Age 92. Wife of the late Jack Metnick; mother of Alan D. (Wendy  Klein) Metnick, Vickie Metnick (Chuck) Block and Michael B. (Stephanie) Metnick; grandmother of Saul Metnick, Noah (Annie Hartmann) Metnick, Maggie Metnick, Joshua Metnick, Sarah (Greg) Neikrug, Rebekah (Michael) Jacobs, David Metnick , Jason(Merrily) Metnick, Robert (companion, Anna Sharp- Whitcomb) Metnick, Jake Metnick and the late Jeremy Metnick; great-grandmother Maya, Micah, Henry and Abigail; sister of Emily (Herbie) Wexler, the late Mary (the late Sol) Raffel, the late Rose (the late Morris) Miller, the late Bessie (the late Oscar) Keimon; aunt and great aunt of many nieces and nephews. Memorials to The JDM (Jeremy David Metnick) fund, c/o The Rhode Island Foundation, One Union Station, Providence, RI 02903 www.rifoundation.org or the National MS Society 733 Third Ave.3rd Floor, New York, NY 1001 www.nationalmssociety.org.  Chicago Jewish Funerals.

MITCHELL, HOWARD
Husband of the late Gloria N. (nee SIPPIL); father of Pamela and the late Michael; brother of Larry Green, Eileen Mantell, the late Harriet Feinstein, Lila Allen, Norman (Roslyn) Greenberg, Myrtle Arlen, Harvey Greenberg and Art Greenberg; companion of Gertrude Lewis, uncle, cousin and friend of many. The Weinstein Funeral Home.

MITNICK, DOROTHY
(nee MEYERLAND). Wife of the late William; mother of Marcy (Roy) Filinson, Penny (Richard) Adis; grandmother of Wendy (Mark) Horwitch, Laura (Joey) Bleiman, Haley Filinson, Emily (Elliot) Lieberman, Jonathan Hymen; great-grandmother of Grant and Chase Horwitch, Madeline and Russell Bleiman; sister of Evelyn (Paul) Lehrer, Tillie Summers, Harry (Maxine) Meyerland. Memorials to American Diabetes Association, 30 N. Michigan, Suite 2015, Chicago 60602. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

PECHTER, EDWARD A.
Son of Ruthe and the late Morris W. Pechter; father of Greta and Jacqueline; fiance of Janet Hudson; brother of Eileen (Daniel) Nathan, Deborah (Larry) Danziger, Sheila Pechter, and Brad (Helene Rosenblum) Pechter; uncle of Zachary, Gabriel, and Noah;  cousin and nephew. Memorials to Moriah Congregation, 200 Taub Dr., Deerfield 60015 or the Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Fl., Chicago 60606. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home .

PIERCE, ANNETTE
(nee LEIBOVITZ). Age 89. Wife of the late Leonard; mother of Sandy Baker and Mark (Gail); grandmother of Josh (Tracy) and Scotty; great-grandmother of Ellie. Memorials to the Center for Brain Health, Attn TAG, 2200 W. Mockingbird Ln., Dallas TX 75235,  (972) 883-3210. The Goldman Funeral Group.

PRAGER, SYLVIA H.
Wife of the late Adolph; daughter of Charles and Ida (Keith) Hellerman; mother of the late Steven; grandmother of Michael; great-grandmother of Shoshana, Avi and Gabe; also survived by Steven’s life partner Judy Siekerk. Memorials to NA’AMAT USA, 350 Fifth Ave., Suite 4700, NY, NY 10118. Cress Funeral Home, Madison, WI.

PULLMAN,CAROL
(nee ETTINGER). Age 83. Wife of the late Harry M. Pullman; mother of Jack, Budd and Susie; sister of Joyce (Dan) Holland, and the late Frank Ettinger: nana to Robyn (Chad) Slipakoff, Scott and Hart Pullman; great-nana to Julia Slipakoff; and friend to many. Memorials to the Jewish Home For The Aging, 7150 Tampa Ave., Reseda, CA 91335. Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

RAPPER, BEVERLY “BABE”
(nee GREENBERG). Age 88. Wife of the late Jack; mother of Susan (Dick) Millstone, Ron (fiancée Shawna), Nina and Mimi; mother-in-law of the late Pam; grandmother and great-grandmother; sister of Toby (Ralph) Bransky, Vivian (the late Bob) Goldberg and the late Seymour Greenberg. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. The Goldman Funeral Group.

ROSEN, HYMAN JOSEPH
Age 93. Husband of Rhea (nee SKOLNIK). Father of Caryn Rosen Adelman and Elaine (Michael) Hamilton; grandfather of Noreen (Michael) Kreda, Stuart (Daphne) Adelman, Sheryl (James) Kimmel, Jamie (John) Bath, Daniel (Angie) Adelman, Joshua (Marissa) Hamilton, Samuel Hamilton and Adam Hamilton; great-grandfather of Jacklyn, Marcy, Cade, Mason, Jenna, Jake, William, Sophia, Nathaniel, Natanya, Yitzhak, Gabriel, Levi, Jane and Grant; brother of  Mary (the late William) Swartz, The Late Ruth (the late Hymen) Price and Yale Rosen; brother-in-law of Marvin ( Edith) Skolnik,  Morton (Marlene)Skolnik; the late Florence (the late Stanley) Siegler and Charlie Levy Papa and uncle. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SABIN, BLANCHE
(nee KOSOGLAD). Age 89. Wife of the late Louis; mother of Barbara (Eitan) Ben-Dov and Paul (Sandra) Sabin; grandmother of David (Dr. Dana) Ben-Dov, Adena (Jerry) Lubelchek, Scott (Melissa) Sabin and Geoffrey Sabin; great-grandmother of Talia and Rachel Ben-Dov; dear sister and friend. Memorials to the American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. #2015, Chicago 60602 or the City of Hope, 1125 Lake Cook Rd, # 208, Northbrook 60062. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

SAKS, RAY
Husband of Bernice “ Bea” (nee HODES); father of Arnie, Bob (Melissa), and Jori (Dr. Steve Rheinstrom); daughter-in-law Mary Lynn; Papa of Steven (fiancée Jennifer Williamson), Niki, and Lauren Saks, David Rheinstrom and Julie Rheinstrom; cousin of Alon Pintel (Debby Oshri). Memorials to Hadassah North Shore Chapter, 3000 Dundee Rd, Suite 313, Northbrook  60062, www.hadassah.org. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SALTAN, MICHAEL
Age 84. Husband of Ella; father of Susan (Scott) Gottlieb and Gabe (Chanie) Saltan; Zeide of Matthew, Elizabeth, Rachel and Hannah Gottlieb. Jeremy, Ilana and Jordan Saltan. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends and always remembered.  Graveside service Monday at 2:00pm at Shalom Memorial Park, 1700 W. Rand Road, Arlington Heights. Memorials donations may be made to the The Friendship Circle of Illinois, 3068 Antelope Springs Road, Northbrook, IL 60062. For Info: Shalom Memorial Funeral Home, 847-255-3520.

SALTZMAN, CORINNE "CORKY"
(nee ZACKS). Age 66. Wife of Gerald "Sonny"; mother of Amy (Mark) Friedman and Eric (Staci); grandmother of Alex, Sydney, Jake and Beckham; sister of the late Arnold (Benita); aunt of Randy (Rose), Benjamin (Mary Beth), Sally (Marc) and Arinn; cousin of Roberta (Jeffrey); cousin and friend of many. . Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to BJBE, 1201 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield 60015. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

SAX, MILDRED
Daughter of the late David and Eva; sister of Lillian. Memorials to the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago, 30 S. Wells, Chicago 60606. Weinstein Funeral Home.

SCHNEIDER, JOYCE
(nee TURBIN). Age 85. Wife of the late George; mother of Linda (Jeffrey) Wolfson and Debbie (Scott Gorney) Schneider;  grandmother of Beth, Mark and Rachel; sister-in-law to the late Lilly and Ben Young, the late Dorothy and Irving Seitler, and the late Benjamin and Rochelle Schneider; aunt and friend of many. Memorials to Temple Beth-El or The Children’s Memorial Hospital, 2300 Children’s Plaza, Chicago 60614, www.childrensmemorial.org. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SILVERSTEIN, CANTOR PHILIP
Husband of the late Judy; father of Rosalie (Daniel) Novick, Jerry (Ella) Silverstein, David Silverstein and Gloria (Ben) Macks; grandfather and great-grandfather. Memorials may be made to Congregation Ezras Israel, 7001 N. California Ave., Chicago 60645. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

STERN, RUTH
(nee STERNBERG). Age 95. Wife of the late Godfrey; sister of the late Edith, the late Inge, and the late Henry; mother of Barbara (Richard) Adler and Linda (James) Mayer; Nana of Kevin (Alyssa) Adler, Jennifer (Nicky) Fishman, Jamie (Diana) Mayer, Kimberly (Jeffrey) Steres, Alison Mayer; great-grandmother of Madelyn and Ellory Fishman, Annabelle Adler, Gabrielle and Alexis Steres, Benjamin and Zachary Mayer; devoted caregivers Joyce Ross and Joanne Perry. Memorials to Alzheimer Disease Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste # 800, Chicago 60631. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

YOUNG, FERN MARILYN
(nee ZOLOT). Age 82.Wife of the late Jack "Duke the Backbone Crusher" Young; mother of Ilyse Gail (Vernon) Fein and Philip Craig (Dixie) Young, grandmother of Adam (Kelly), Seth (Justine), and Erin (Tristan) Fein, of Champaign-Urbana, IL. and Kyle (Stacey), Sami, and Kirby Young of Buffalo Grove; great-grandmother of Jack Fein and Charlie Fein, sons of Adam and Kelly, sister of Marvin (Diane) Zolot; preceded in death by her sister, Beatrice "Pinkie" Harris and brother David "Junior" Zolot.Memorials to the Make-a-Wish Foundation www.wish.org. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

YOUNG, SYLVIA
(nee LEVINSON). Age 98. Wife of the late Maurice; mother of Leonard Young and Sheila (Lenny) Savitt; grandma of Carey (Amber), Arlen (Sima), Andrew and Julie Savitt, Robin Sanders, Karen (Jeff) Kray, Lauren (Steve) Siwinski, David (Nicole) Young and Elizabeth Young; great-grandmother of 15. Memorials to National Fragile X Foundation, P.O. Box, 190488, San Francisco, CA 94119-0488. The Goldman Funeral Group.

ZMUDA, WENDI B.
(nee BUTNICK). Wife of the Michael; mother of Shauna Zmuda and Ryan Zmuda Dear sister of Rhonda (James) Scorzelli and Scott (Brenda) Butnick; niece of Pearl Seidler; many nieces, nephews, cousins, sister-in-law, father-in-law and friends. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St., Suite 400, Evanston 60201. Chicago Jewish Funerals Chapel.

Posted: 7/27/2010 12:05:29 PM
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