January 2011

ANDERS, ALFRED M.
Age 85. Husband of Priscilla (nee VAN BAALEN); father of Amanda (Michael) Karoff and Pauline (Peter) Stein; grandpa of Jamie, Steve, Andrew, Matthew and Jason; son of the late Marjorie and Alfred Ziegel; brother-in-law of Carol (late Milton) Phillips. Memorials to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 8165 W. Higgins, #401, Chicago 60631. The Goldman Funeral Group.

ANDERSON, JOSEPHINE N.
(nee WOLFBERG).Mother of Rochelle, Gigi and James; grandmother of Lara Unnerstall, sister of the late David Warren, and Frances Friedman, aunt to Alan Friedman, the late Lois Darcy Friedman, Janice Kanowitz (Warren), Carol Warren, Diane Warren, Richard Wohns and David Wohns..Memorials to CARE for Evanston Animal Shelter P.O. Box 1964, Evanston 60204. LLoyd Mandel Levayah.

ARNOW, DR. MURRAY "MICKEY"
Age 68. Son of the late Riva and Dore; brother of Lois (Howard) Krause: uncle of Steven Krause and Randi (Michael) Loskove; great-uncle of Esther, Moshe and Asher Loskove. Memorials to JUF, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Floor, Chicago 60606. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

BARBAKOFF, ARTHUR H.
Age 91. Husband of the late Alice; father of Lee (Barbara) Barbakoff, Adrienne (Jeffrey) Kriezelman, and Robin (Dr. Paul) Smulson; grandfather of Scott (Julie), Dann (Melissa), and Gregg Barbakoff, Dr. Erika (Justin) Burton, Dr. Justin Kriezelman, Matthew (Amy) Kriezelman, Gillian Kriezelman,Gabrielle (Dr. David) Sanders, Dr. Randi (fiance Zachary LaBorde) Smulson; great-grandfather of Brianne, Nathan, Hailey, Jude, Alexis, Mia, Luca, and Chase; brother of Doris (Robert) Kaminsky and Oscar Barber; uncle to many nieces and nephews, and friends. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chicago 60606. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

BARECK, STEVEN P.
Age 47. Son of Madeline (nee Dunne) and Lawrence “Lorry” Bareck; brother of Darrin (Elaine) and Heather (fiancé Angelo Athanas) Bareck; uncle of Brianna, Anthony and Mackenzie; nephew of Jerry (Shelle) Bareck, Hal (late Linda) Dunne and the late Gloria (late Abe) Caras; cousin and friend to many. Memorials to National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 525 W. Monroe, Chicago 60661. The Goldman Funeral Group.

BAUMANN-KRISOLOFSKY, ELYSE
(nee BELLOWS). Age 64. Wife of the late Brian Baumann and Arnie Krisolofsky; mother of Heather (Kerric) Tratt and Eric (Nadine) Baumann; grandmother of Addison; sister of Cary (Beryl) Bellows, Michael Bellows and Janis (Mark) Fine;.sister-in-law of  Harvey (Phyllis) Baumann, Doris (Burt) Sanburg,  David Krisolofsky,Fran (Terry) Eres (fiancee of Bernie Lipson); daughter of the late Adelaide and Jay Bellows. Memorials to Keshet, 617 Landwehr, Northbrook 60062. Piser Funeral Services.

BEERMAN, ELLICE
(nee CHORNEY). Age 69. Wife of Joe Beerman; mother of Allison Goldmann and Michael (Cori) Beerman; grandmother of Zoe, Abbie, and Mandi Goldmann and Ruby Ladd-Beerman; daughter of Bernice and the late Maurice Chorney; sister of Anne (Charles) German and Walter (Gabi) Chorney; many nieces and nephews. Memorials to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 8765 W. Higgins, Suite 401, Chicago 60671.

BENDER, JUDGE GERALD C.
Age 73. Father of Judge Michael Ian (Lauren) Bender, Alissa Lynn (David) Cutler, and Heather Joye Bender; Zadie of Brittany Goldberg, Rachel Bender, Brandon Goldberg, Rebekah Bender, Eliana Bender and Saige Bender; brother of Phyllis and Sharon. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

BERSH, ALBERT K.
Age 72. Husband of Dianne (nee HURWITZ); father of Joel (Sue) Bersh, Gary (Stephanie) Bersh and Sallie (Yale) Rootberg; grandfather of Sam, Danny, Jonathan, Spencer, Jayce,Nate and Hailey; brother of Myra (the late John) Kornacker and the late Howard Bersh; brother-in-law of Adeline Bersh and Robert (Beverly) Hurwitz; many nieces and nephews. Memorials to St. Jude’s  Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memorial Department, Memphis, TN 38105, or LUNGevity Foundation,435 N. LaSalle, #310, Chicago 60654.Piser Funeral Services.

BIRNBAUM, PHYLLIS “JANE”
(nee RUTTENBERG). Age 75. Wife of the late Barry Birnbaum; mother of Sherry (Gary) Udany and Karen (Ron) Harlev; grandmother Justin and Aaron Udany; sister of Ellen Lansing and Rita (Ed) Scholar. Piser Funeral Services.

BULMASH, ESTHER "ESSIE"
(nee LIEBERMAN). Age 76. Wife of Harold; mother of Steve and Bob (Sandy); grandmother of Todd  (SHAWN)  Kelly, Jill, Danny and Sammi; sister of Sherry (Ron) Becker and the late Rodelle Schul; aunt, cousin and friend. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

CHAIKEN, KAREN JOY
Age 47. Daughter of Dorothy and the late Marvin Chaiken; sister of Helene (Kenneth) Share, Ronnie (Bettina) Chaiken and Todd (Sue) Chaiken; aunt of Alison, Nicole, Anna and Zoe; niece of Lester Edelson; cousin to many. Memorials to the American Cancer Society, 820 Davis, suite 400, Evanston 60201.Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

COHEN, MATITIAHOU
Husband of Sonia (nee IBRAHIM) Zade; father of Shabtay (Sara) Cohen, and Rachel (Alvin) Weinstein; grandfather of Iris (Michael) Sandler, Michael (Tracy) Cohen, Bella Cohen, Daniel (Courtney) Cohen; proud great-grandfather of Shorone, Daniel, Goldie, Brandon, Jeremy and Noah. Memorials to the American Heart Association, 208 S. LaSalle, #1500, Chicago 60604:Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

CROWN, CHARLOTTE
(nee DOLINKY). Age 82. Mother of Laura (George) Polakoff and Arlene Folsom; grandmother of Chad and Max Folsom. Memorials to Chicago Anti-Cruelty Society, 510 N. LaSalle, Chicago 60601. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

DAVIS, JOSEPH E.
Age 74. Husband of Ruth Paula (nee HALUSHKA); father of Dr. Marc J. Davis (Sonya Bates), Laura (Bruce) Sherman and Jan (Chris) Rabin; grandfather of Jared and Noah Molk, Spencer, Jordan and Jonathan Rabin and step-grandfather of Dine Bates, Jenna and Carrin Sherman; son of the late Louis and Sarah Davis; son-in-law of the late Meyer and Rose Halushka; brother of the late Jerome Davis, Seymour (Annette Goodman) Davis, Barbara (Walter) Heller, Claire (the late Albert) Kahn and Helen (the late Jack) Perlman; brother-in-law of Dvora (the late David) Heller; uncle of DeeDee (Bob) Heller, Charles (Mira) Perlman, Judy (Irving) Funk, Leslie (Martin) Aistrope, Louis (Carly) Heller, Ernie (Cathy) Heller Lynn (Pete) MacBeth, Miriam (Joel) Bader, the late Lisa Heller; uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend to many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Congregation Bnai Tikvah. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

DENOSAQUO, SAMUEL M.D.
Age 71. Husband of Deena (nee JACOBSON); father of Jenny (John) Wilson, Norman DeNosaquo, Dr. Rebecca (Peter Murray) DeNosaquo, Aaron (Katrina) DeNosaquo; grandfather of Kate, Jessica and Jacob; brother of Lois (Barry "Guy") Cameron; nephew, cousin, uncle and friend. Memorials to North Center for Handicapped Children, 5104 W. Belmont, Chicago 60641. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

EISENBERG, NATHAN
Age 96. Husband of the late Bessie (nee WAXMAN); father of Burton, Marshall (JoAnn) and Rick; grandfather of Adam (Agnieszka Rozyk) and Max (Irene Voisin); brother of Jesse (late Jack) Shear and the late William, Maurice, Philip and Sam; brother-in-law of Eleanor Goodman. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Gomle Chesed Shel Emeth (providing funds for indigent Jewish burials), 195 N. Buffalo Grove, Buffalo Grove 60089. The Goldman Funeral Group.

ELSINGER, DOROTHY K.
(nee KOHN). Wife of the late Benjamin; mother of Leon (Judie) Elsinger, Natalie (Bill) Witty, Marcia Elsinger; grandmother of 3 granddaughters and 6 great-grandchildren. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

FEDER, ARON W.
Age 95. Husband of Vera; father of Eva Reymer (Arnold) and Felicia; grandpa of Rachel Keating (Todd) and Michelle Reymer; great-grandpa of Lily Keating; uncle and great-uncle of Joe (Betty), Steve (Kathy), Carol Ann Levis and their children, Aliza, Zoe, David and Alex; brother of the late Jack and late Pincus Feder. Memorials to the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, 9603 Woods, Skokie 60077.Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

FELDMAN, GREGORY AARON, M.D
Age 33. Son of Rhoda and Dr. Sidney Feldman; brother of Howard (Stacy) and Judith (David Belofsky) Feldman; uncle of Ariel, Samantha and Shelby; grandson of the late Maurice and Tillie Schneiderman and the late Dorothy Feldman; nephew of Irwin (Gail) Schneiderman and Gilbert (Ruth) Feldman; cousin of Steven, Laurie (Stephen Gilles) and Heidi (Kevin Delgado) Feldman, Steven (Dr. Nicole) and Dr. Laura (Dr. Benjamin Friedman) Schneiderman. Memorials to Doctors Without Borders USA, P.O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD 21741, Habitat for Humanity International, 121 Habitat Street, Americus, GA 31709 or Anshe Emet Synagogue. The Goldman Funeral Group.

FOREMAN, IRV
Age 83. Husband of Marlene (nee FOX); father of Andrea (Paul) Brook and the late Scott Glenn Foreman; papa of Shayna and Sam; brother of Lillian Share and the late Cantor Milton Foreman and Evelyn Adelman. Memorials to the American Cancer Society, 225 N. Michigan, Chicago 60601 or Cong Beth Am, 225 N. McHenry, Buffalo Grove 60089. The Goldman Funeral Group.

FRIEDMAN, ROSELYN M.
(nee MILSTEIN). Wife of the late Morton; mother of Lionel (Jackie), Leslie (Adriane), Helen (Lawrence) Goldman and Debbie (John) Wickland; grandmother of Morton (Sandie) Friedman, Cindy (Brian) Goldstein, Mitzi (Jeremy) Rubin, Leigh (Tanya) Goldman, William (Tracy) Goldman, Michele (Jacques) Galante, Jeremy (Marcie) Friedman, Joanie Keller, and Erika Keller; great-grandmother of 11; sister of the late Irving (Helen) Milstein and the late Sylvia (the late Gilbert) Kimmel. Memorials to Temple Beth Israel, Education Fund, 3601 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

GERBER, JACK
Age  93. Husband of the late Mildred; father of Renee (Thomas) Anderson, Cheryl (Ronald) Rudi, Adrianne Gerber and Randall (Carole) Gerber; grandpa of Tanya (Jason) Bernstein, Michael (Debbie) Rudi, Johanna Merideth, Paul (Sabra) Gerber, Katie Gerber, Jenessa Gerber; grandpapa of Maddie, Abby, Chase, Cole and Max; brother of the late Rose Hadesman, Paul Gerber, Willie Gerber, Esther Perlowsky, Fred Gerber, Albert Gerber and Jerome Gerber; uncle, cousin and friend. Memorials to First Hebrew Congregation, 249 Broadway, South Haven, MI 49090. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

GLENNER, FRIEDA
Wife of the late David Glenner; mother of Rabbi Sidney (Lisa) Glenner, Ronnie (Jeanne) Glenner, Shira (Eliezer) Hildeshaim and the late Joan (the late Rabbi Zev) Dachs; grandmother and great-grandmother of many; sister of Toby (the late Judah) Schayer, the late Charles (the late Ida) Zelman, Esther (The Late Seymour) Wolper and Yisroel (Sheva and the late Della) Zelman. Memorials to Joan Dachs Bais Yakov, 3200 W. Peterson, Chicago 60659. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

GOLDBERG, MORRIS
Age 84. Father of Susan and Bruce (AnneMarie) Goldberg; grandfather of Kyle and Paige; brother of Lillian Danza, Margaret Kaplan, Sheldon and Dewey Goldberg; former spouse of Clarice (nee MILLER). Memorials to The Ark, 6450 N. California, Chicago 60645, or the Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chicago  60606. Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

GOLDMAN, INA
(nee WEISS). Age 72. Wife of the late Ronald; mother of Lenore (Paul Bader) Goldman, Alan (Patrice Stearley) and Mitchell (Camille); grandma of Nia and Ben; niece of Alex (Bonnie) Weiss. Memorials to the Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere, Northbrook 60062. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

GOLDRICH, ALBERT
Husband of the late Ruth (nee GREENSWEIG); father of Barry (Jill) Goldrich and the late Alan (Noreen) Goldrich; grandfather of Matthew (Laurie), Michael (Jean), Sarah and Sharyn; great- grandfather of Benjamin and Mahalia; brother of Arthur (Myrna) Goldrich; uncle and great uncle to many. Memorials to Lubavitch Chabad of Skokie, 4059 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

GOLMAN, MURIEL "MINDY"
(nee Green). Age 83. Wife of the late Daniel A. Golman; mother of Fredric (Christine); grandmother of Lorne and Alexander; aunt, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to the Golman Memorial Education Fund at MB Financial Bank, 7727 Lake, River Forest 60305.Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

GROEN, NAOMI “BOBBIE”
(nee CHETLAIN). Age 90. Wife of Egbert; mother of Diane Geimer and Mark (Michele) Kellner; “Mana” of Michael (Darcy), Annie, Daniel, Joey, Asher (Francesca), Gabriel and Joshua; sister of Gail (Lester) Bachmann; stepmother of Keith Groen; aunt, great aunt and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 651 W. Washington, Suite 400, Chicago 60661. The Goldman Funeral Group.

GROMBACH, BARBARA
(nee JOSS). Age 80. Wife of the late Robert; mother of Robin, Jody and Jonathan. Memorials to the American Cancer Society, 225 N Michigan, #1210, Chicago 60601. Weinstein Funeral Home.

HARRIS, LEON
Age 84. Father of Mark (Ruth), Paula and Benjamin (Susan) Harris; grandfather of Aliza and Rebecca Ainis and Alex, Zachary, Jacob, Ethan and Rachel Harris; father-in-law of the late Mark Ainis; brother of the late Dr. Raymond (Sara) Harris, Judge Joseph (Susan) Harris and Dr. Willie (Gina) Harris; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to Moriah Congregation, 200 Taub, Deerfield 60015, Solomon Schechter Day School, 3210 Dundee, Northbrook 60062 or JUF, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Fl., Chicago 60606. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

HARRIS, SUSAN
(nee AVRUCH). Mother of Jessica Lynn Harris and Samantha Reed Harris; daughter of the late Saul and Esther Avruch (Holocaust survivors); sister of Steve (Judy) Avrick; aunt of Emily, Livvie and Ryan; former spouse of Richard Harris; niece of Marsha (Jeff) Langston. Memorials to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, c/o Jessica Harris, 42 Larkdale East, Deerfield 60015. The Goldman Funeral Group.

HORWITZ, LENA
(nee FISCHMAN). Age 88. Wife of Edward; mother of Harry, Richard, Robert (Audrey),Ilene (Clem) Jaskot, Renee (Robert) Graf, Marsha (Byron) Harris and the late Earl; grandmother of 11; sister of Sol Fischman and William Fischman and the late Morris and Louis. Memorials to VITAS Hospice, 580 Waters Edge, Suite 100, Lombard 60148, or American Cancer Society, 820 Davis, Evanston 60202.Piser Funeral Services.

JACOBS, BENJAMIN “BEN”
Holocaust Survivor. Husband of Doris Jacobs nee Freedkin. Cherished father of Cheryl (Paul Bosakowski) Jacobs Lewin and the late Bradley Jacobs z”l; zadie of Shoshana (Adam Fischer) Lewin Fischer; brother-in-law of Irwin (the late Paula z”l) Freedkin and the late Marvin Freedkin z”l; son of  Bela z’’l and Ida (nee KOMORNIK) Jakobovich z’’l and brother of Maryam Chaya Jakobovich z’’l, all perished in the Holocaust. Memorials to The Bradley Jacobs z’’l Machpelah Free Wheelchair Access Fund c/o The Hebron Fund, 1760 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11230 or to the Chicago Mitzvah Campaign, 6241 N. Sacramento, Chicago 60659. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

KADISH, PHYLLIS RUTH
(nee NOSKIN). Daughter of Florence and Samuel Noskin; wife of Herbert; mother of Sanford (Susan) of Jacksonville, FL, Glenn (Jenny) of Everett, WA, Barry (Leslie) of Chicago and Benjamin (Julie) of Chicago; sister-in-law Judith Kadish; grandmother of Michael, Sharona (Ben Hassan), Samuel (Malka), Max and Ella Kadish; great-grandmother of Cohava and Gavriella Hassan. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

KATZMAN, RHODA
(nee BENJAMIN). Wife of Marshall; mother of Howard (Lisa) Katzman and Shari (Kevin) Shape;
grandma Rho to Jeremy, Marlee, Hayden, Jenna and Noah; daughter of the late Esther and Harry Benjamin; sister of the late Rabbi Robert Benjamin.

KEENER, SYLVIA
Age 76. Wife of Ronald; mother of Michelle (Stephen) Lee and Michael Keener; bubbie of Gregor Lee; sister of Annette (the late Seymour) Wolf. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

KENTOR, DIANA
(nee RICE). Wife of William; mother of Paul (Laurie), Robert (Odile) and Jeffrey (Brenda) Kentor; grandmother of Audrey (Brett) Barbakoff, Mitchell Kentor, Sara Rose (Daniel) Hartke, Zachary (Keelia) Kentor, and Rachel Kentor; great-grandmother of Cole and Taylor Hartke; sister of Sidney (Francis) Rice, Herbert (Evan) Rice and the late Beatrice Cohen and Janet (the late Bernard) Abels. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

KIPPER, DR. DAVID A.
Age 71. Husband of Barbara Levy Kipper; father of Talia (Anthony) Ausiello and Tamar (Elan) Jacoby; saba of Anya and Eli; son of Hulda and the late Shlomo Kipper; brother of Nina (Naftali) Gruner; uncle of Eyal, Yael (Yoram) and Alon. Memorials to the Joffrey Ballet, 10 E. Randolph, Chicago 60601.The Goldman Funeral Group.

KLINGHOFFER, MARGOT
(nee ROSENBERG). Age 79. Wife of the late Joseph; mother of Mark Klinghoffer, Debra (the late Herbert) Kiperman and Pamela (William) Sakover; nana of Sarah, Kevin; fond sister of Jerry (Kathy) Rosenberg; companion of Domino. Memorials to the American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan, Ste. #2015, Chicago 60602 or the American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chicago 60604. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

KRAUSE, GERTRUDE
(nee SHERMAN). Age 95. Wife of the late Paul; mother of Jerry (Thelma) Krause; grandmother of Stacy (Scott) Cooper and David Schiff; great-grandmother of Colette and Joshua; sister of the late Ann (the late Philip) Sachs and the late Yetta (the late Dr. Gilbert G.) Schwarcz. Memorials to Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders, 225 N. Michigan, Floor 17, Chicago 60601. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

KROGER, SHELDON JOEL
Age 64. Son of Ruth and the late Albert M. Kroger; loving brother of Laurie (the late Morton) Shorris and Dr. Elliott (Eileen) Kroger; uncle and great uncle of many. Memorials to Shapiro Developmental Center, 100 E. Jeffery, Kankakee 60901-5099. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

LERNER, JASON BENNETT
 Age 33. Son of Helene and Dr. David Lerner; brother of Karen (Bradley) Chelin, Sandra (Alexander) Chack and Tamar; grandson of Miriam (the late Isadore) Lerner and Ruth (the late Richard) Teren; nephew and cousin to many. Memorials to Congregation Or Torah, 3800 Dempster, Skokie 60076. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

LEVIN, RUTH L.
Age 82, Wife of the late Leonard; mother of Barbara (Jay) Statland and Marsha Levin; grandma of Jorie, Scott and Brad Statland; sister of Eugene (Ruth) Stern and Harold (Barbara) Stern; aunt to Robert and Cindy Stern, Debbie and Bruce Schatzman, Janet and Rabbi MIchael Siegel, David and Sharon Stern, Pam and Howard Braun  Andy and Leslie Stern. Memorials to Beth Emet Synagogoue,  1224 Dempster, Evanston 60202 or ORT America, 3701 Commercial, Suite 13, Northbrook 60062. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

LIEB, CHARLES "RED"
Age 86. Husband of the late Rosalyn (nee GELFMAN); father of Andrew (Cynthia) and Steven; grandfather of Jack, Ryan and Brandon; brother of Herb, the late Allan and the late Trude Baruch; uncle to many. Memorials to Parkinson's Disease Foundation. Weinstein Funeral Home.

LIPNER, KATHERINE
(nee ROSSI). Mother of Paul (Michele) Banasiak and grandson Philip (partner Jim Cerven) Banasiak; nieces Regina (Jerry) Funk, Diane (Fred) Vasquez, Joyce (David) Samson, Joan Reed and nephews Bill (Mary) Pawlak and Gary Pawlak. In 1942, she took in 3 Jewish children and gave them shelter for more than 2 years, saving them from the Holocaust. In 1995, she was honored as “Righteous Among the Nations” by the Commission for the Designation of the Righteous at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem. Memorials to the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, 9603 Woods, Skokie 60077.

LOTKA, HELEN
(nee Davis). Age 90. Wife of the late Irving; mother of Jeanne (Gabriel) Angres, Lynn (David) Murby and Kenneth (Tonya) Lotka; grandmother of David (Sonia), Jeffrey (Sara) and Mark (Sung) Angres,Laura (Jarred) Kennedy, Jennifer Murby, and Kendall Lotka; great-grandmother of Justin, Eli, Alexa, Parker Angres, and Elise Kennedy; sister of the late Seymour Davis. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

MANN, JOSEPH L.
Age 68. Husband of Marlene (nee BLUMENTHAL); father of Jennifer, Jason (Sara) and Harrison "Sonny" (Jennifer) Mann; brother of J. Burton Mann; grandfather of Trevor and Everett; son-in-law of Dr. Irving and Blanche Blumenthal; brother-in-law of Ingrid Brown and Dr. Lewis (Ellin) Blumenthal; nieces and nephews Deborah Mann, Lisa Woods, Jamie Bender, Bradley, David and Marc Blumenthal, Emily, Leslie and Michael Alpert and many loving cousins and friends; Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to West Suburban Temple Har Zion or MPD Foundation. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

MEYER, MILDRED
Age 82. Mother of Larry (Caryn) Meyer and Marcie (Gary) Ostrow; grandmother of Julie (Ian) Andrusyk, Eric Meyer, William and Matthew Ostrow; sister of Joel Lipkin. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

PENZIK, LARRY L.
Age 48. USMC. Husband of the late Helene (nee DAVIS); father of Alexander and Carly Penzik; son of Ronald and the late Faye Penzik; brother of Cheryl (James) Dellavalle and Judy (Louie) Sammarco, Memorials to a United States Marine Corps Charity. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

PFEIFER, ALAN M.
Age 80. Husband of Greta (nee YNGVE); father of Howard (Alicia) Pfeifer, Robin Vasilaki, Susan (Mark) Payne and Don (Linda) O’Neal; grandfather of 16; brother of Sandra (Milton) Cohen, and George (Judith) Pfeifer. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

PIERCE, GEORGE
Age 87. Husband of Barbara; father of Jeffrey Pierce, Dr. Warren (Lori) Pierce, Marjorie Perlman, Matthew (Sierra) Perlman and Marla (Chris) Perlman-Gideos; grandfather of Nathan, Nicholas, Taylor and Dana Pierce, Jeramy Perlman and Alex and Ashley Gideos; brother of Harold (Barbara) Pierce; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to the Jewish War Veterans, PO Box 5356, Skokie 60077. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

PITLER, LEAH
Daughter of the late Esther and Mandel Pitler; sister of the late Gladys (the late Max) Mappa, the late George (the late Edith) Pitler and the late David (Judy) Pitler; aunt of Sanford (Lynne) Mappa, Norman (Cheryle) Mappa, Charlene Mappa, Kay (Barry) Greenberg and Suzanne (Bob) Yawitz; great-aunt of Melissa, Joshua, Serena, Mark (Rachel), Jeffrey Mappa, Alisha and Joshua Greenberg, Patty Paster, Mindy Rennard, Brian Yawitz and many other loving great-great nieces and nephews. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

PLOTNICK, I. ROBERT M.D.
Age 88. Husband of the late Estelle (nee ROSS); father of Richard (Beth), Dr. Bennett (Amy), Stephen (Sylvia), Gary (Lori) and Daniel (Debbie) Plotnick; grandfather of Ashley (Seth Schriftman), Jeffrey, Scott, Amanda, Samantha, Alexas, Haley, Maya, and Jacob Plotnick; proud great-grandfather of Noah Schriftman; companion and friend of Marsha Mandel; brother of the late Elizabeth Berman. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Jewish Child and Family Services, 3145 W. Pratt, Chicago 60645. The Goldman Funeral Group.

RAKOWSKY, RUTH
(nee ZOLNO). Wife of the late Paul; mother of Sandra (Herb) Harris, Leon (Arlene) Rakowsky and Bonnie (Philip) Krasny; grandmother of Arnold (Nancy) and David (Julie) Harris, Susan (Bradley) Kovin, Craig and Darren (Cheri) Rakowsky, Dr. Alex (Stephanie) Krasny and Britt (Jon) Levine; great-grandmother of 13; sister of the late Shirley (late Ben) Bellus, Bernice (late Julie) Cohen and Isadore and Bob Zolno; life companion of Danny Eisenberg. Memorials to The Cradle (adoption agency), 2049 Ridge, Evanston 60201. The Goldman Funeral Group.

RASOF, MADELYN "MADDI"
(nee HARRIS). Age 68. Mother of Alan, Steven (Jeanne), Jeffery (Ellen) and Bradley (Dana); nana of Kenny, Joshua, Jordan, Brandon, Abby, Jacob and Ryan; sister of Bonita (Michael) Rubin and Joseph Harris; daughter of Gertrude and the late Marvin Harris. Memorials to Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 5005 LBJ Fwy, Suite 250, Dallas, TX 75244. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

ROVELL, RUTH
Age 94. Daughter of the late Ethel and Shmuel Rovell (sky); sister of the late Jacob Rovel, Louis, and Jennie Rovell, Peggy Marmel and Faye Mosak; many nieces and nephews. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to the Choir Fund of Congregation Etz Chaim, 1710 S. Highland, Lombard 60148. Chesed v'Emet Rudy Lerner.

ROTHSCHILD, CHARLES BREUER
Husband of Merle (nee CHUBIN); father of Ronda (David) Lewinson, Wayne (Marilyn) Rothschild; grandfather of Rachel, Rebecca, Jessica, Max and Morgan; brother of John A. (Rena) Rothschild, Marianne (Robert) Ural and Marilyn Domsky; uncle of Sarah, Rebecca, Alison, Felice, Edward and Fred, special friend to Huck, Luke and Epic. Memorials to KESHET, 3210 Dundee, Northbrook 60062. or Congregation B’nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim Sisterhood. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

ROTHMAN, RUTH
Wife of William; mother of Linda (Joel) Furlett, Richard (Janet) Rothman and Jody (Scott) Sherwin; "Nonnie" of Mitchell (Tina) Furlett, Natalie Furlett, Melissa (Jared) Palay, Sydney Sherwin, Julie Rothman, Taylor Rothman, Marlee Sherwin and great-grandmother of Ethan, Yosef, Gabriella, Shalom and Christopher; sister of Dolores Klein and the late Jerome (Marilyn) Hersh; aunt of many loving nieces and nephews and friends..Memorials to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 525 W. Monroe, Suite 900, Chicago 60661.Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

RUBIN, MARVIN H. (SONNY)
Husband of the late Esther; brother of Roberta (Bobbi & Gary), Rochelle; uncle, great-uncle and friends; ephews Alan (Judy), Steven (Tracy); nieces, Julie (Jeff), Randi, Francine (Tony) and Lisa (Steve); great-nieces and nephews: Jonathan, Rebecca, Elyse, Samantha, Brian, Jaime, Toby, Brig, Jadyn, and Nyomi. Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

SALZMAN, ELAINE S.
Daughter of the late Charles and Lila Salzman; sister of Michael  Salzman. Memorials to the JCC Pritzker Center for Jewish Education, c/o Mayer Kaplan Jewish Community Center, 5050 W. Church, Skokie 60077. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SCHACHTER, RESEA
(nee KUTOK). Age 96. Wife of the late Abe Schachter; mother of Jeff (Ana) Schachter, and Beth Elphern (Ed) Burrows; grandmother of Fran (Jim) Lucari, Betsy (David) Kipnis and four great- grandchildren. Memorials to American Friends of Laniado Hostpital, 261 W. 35th, Suite 803, New York, NY 10001. Seymour Mandel Funeral Direction-Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

SCHILLER, MARVIN
Age 86. Husband of the late Emily; son of the late Rose and Morris Schiller; brother of the late Sylvia Weiss Koren; and uncle. Piser Funeral Services.

SCHWARZ, DR. MANDEL
Age 80. Husband of Barbara (nee POLOVIN); father of Jeff (Melinda), Karen (Jeff) Cohen and Alison (Steve) Tibbo; grandfather, brother, step-father, step-grandfather and friends. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to the American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan, Ste. #2015, Chicago 60602.Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

SERED, ROBERTA M.
Wife of Bernard Sered; mother Rena ( Gavin) Goodvach, Mitchell Sered, Gayle (Jeffrey) Roberts and Sam (Heather) Sered; grandmother of 9; sister of Jack (Becky ) Mark. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SHANKER, ARNIE A.
Age 74.Husband of Andrea “Andy” (nee EISENBERG); father of Michael (Elyse) Shanker and Wendy (Bob) Lacey and “Buffy Dingle”; papa of Rachyl, Brandon, Brenna, Rhyan, Garrett, Trenton and Julius (Guiseppina), Eric and Kevin Lobo; son of the late Morris and Pearl Shanker; brother of the late Edythe (Morrie) Blue; uncle of Phyllis (Alistair) Barman, Deenie (Steve) Kopff, Robyn Payton, the late Norman and Barry Blue and great-uncle of many; brother–in-law of Lou (Ruthie) Eisenberg, and friends. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SHERMAN, MAURIE
Age 82. Husband of the late Dorothy and the late Madelon; father of Jeffrey (Tana) and Eugene (Tammy) Sherman and step-father of Debi (Bob) Lee, Wendy Jordt and Julie (Joe) Kexel; grandfather of Todd and Alyssa Sherman and step-grandfather of Christopher, Kathryn, Brian, Jennifer, Andrea, Timothy, Vikki and Alex; brother of Nathan (Tammie) Sherman and the late Rose Galex; uncle, cousin and friend. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan, Ste. #2015, Chicago 60602. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

SIGELE, MILDRED  “MITZI”
(nee DOBKIN). Wife of Norman Z. Sigele; mother of Linda Elinoff, Kim Sigele, Craig Sigele and Wendy Sigele; grandmother of Jonah (Katie) Elinoff, Aaron Elinoff, Alanna and Talia Elinoff,  Arielle Pollock and Cecil Sigele; sister of Renee (the late Stanley) Dushman, Judy Dobkin and the late Henry Dobkin; sister-in-law of June (Jack Andreani) Dobkin-Andreani. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SKALETSKY, MORRIS
Age 81. Husband of the late Harriet; father of Marc (Karin) and Philip Skaletsky; grandfather of Amanda and Ryan; brother of the late Selma (William) Jacobs, Joseph (Sophie) Skaletsky and Hyman (Thelma) Skaletsky; uncle cousin and friend of many. Memorials to the CJE Senior Care, 3003 W. Touhy, Chicago 60645. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

SLOVIN, IDA
(nee HERMAN). Wife of the late Sol; mother of Larry and Mary Slovin, Beverly and Dr. Howard Reinglass and Lenny and Janene Slovin; Baubie of Robert and Lisa Slovin, Cindy and Jay Hill, Michael and Dana Reinglass, Carolyn Reinglass and Dr. David Sklar, Tami and Randy Horton, Carly and Aaron Gross, Chad and Jaime Slovin; great-grandmother of 13; sister of Jennie (late Nathaniel) Newman, Ben and Marianne Herman, and the late David Herman and the late Edythe (Morton) Berson; aunt and friend of many, and Ida. Memorials to Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah or Friedman Place, 5527 N. Maplewood, Chicago 60625. The Goldman Funeral Group.

SOLOMON, CHARLENE
Age 61. Daughter of Eleanor (nee MEYERS) and the late Irving “Izzy” Solomon; sister of Barbara (Howard) Gordon and Ronald (Margo) Solomon; aunt of Wendi Gordon(David Shelist), Jacqueline Gordon (David Kamins), Michael (Lee) Gordon and Jason Gordon; great-aunt of Madison and Bryson Shelist, Reece “Izzy”, Ryder, and Hudson Kamins, Dakota and Shiloh Gordon. Memorials to the Angels at North Shore University Health System, Home and Hospice Services, 4901 Searle Pkwy., #160, Skokie 60076. Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.
 
STEIN, DANIEL "DONE"
Husband of Shirley (nee WEINSTEIN), father of Caryn (Stephen) Robin and Susan, grandfather of Tracey Leaf; predeceased by his brothers Bene and Eli. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

STEINBERG, IRWIN S.
Husband of Elaine (nee SINGER); father of Dawn (Evan) Hollander and Dr. Stacey (Dr. Steven) Nye; grandfather of Jordan, Jaclyn, Rachael, Zachary and Jesse; brother in law of Francine (Skip) Kostman; uncle of Sherry, Jennifer and Robyn. Memorials to The American Cancer Society, 820 Davis, Evanston 60202. Piser Funeral Services.

SWEET, LOIS
(nee MALTER). Age 93. Wife of the late Bernard; mother of Nancy Olefsky and Joan (Kenny) Siegan; grandmother of Sherri (Bob) Davidson, Debbie (Steve) Katz, Mitchell (Paula) Siegan, Julie (Dan) Rosenfeld, Jill (Brian) Carter; great-grandmother of Ari, Amanda, Rachel, Brooke, Nicole, Joey, Emerson, Brady, Aaron, Jack and Danielle; dear sister of Charlotte Brodsky and twin of the late Millicent Handler.

WOLF HOLMAN REDER, RUTH
Age 104. Wife of Simon C. Holman; mother of Maxene (Merritt) Kotin, Margaret (late Martin) Deskin, Myron (Charlotte) Holman and the late Helen Vandegrift; grandmother of Betsy (Paul) Zeger, Holly Schoch, Abigail (Mike) Dion, Todd Holman, Suzanne Kotin and the late Victor Deskin; great-grandmother Jasmin, Samantha and Cody Zeger, Alexandria and Nicholas Schoch, Christopher and Joey Dion; daughter of the late David and Rose Wolf, sister of late Sue (Bill) Kramer and late Abe (Dorothy) Wolf. Memorials to Mather LifeWays, 1603 Orrington, Ste 1800, Evanston 60201 or Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

ZIMELIS, WARREN J.
Age 87. Husband of the late Sonia (nee LOEFFIER); and Sandra Weissman Zimelis; father of Robert (Jan) Zimelis and Donald (Laurie) Zimelis; grandfather of Jonathan, Joanna, Sydney and Blair. Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

Posted: 1/18/2011 10:07:14 AM
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