February 2011

Husband of Sharon (nee STEIN). Father of Steven (Jeanette) Abelman and Robin (Stuart) Leibach; grandfather of Rebecca, Laura, Howard, Ronald and Lauren; stepfather, step grandfather and step great-grandfather to Avrohom Allen (Yehudis Judy) Feldman and family, Carol (David) Stone and family and Jeffrey (Bari) Feldman and family. Memorials to The City Of Hope, 20 N. Wacker Dr # 1530 Chicago 60606 or to Hadassah-North Shore, 3000 Dundee, Suite 313. Northbrook 60062. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 83. Partner to Ruth Landsberg; father to Howard Alpert and Cheryl (nee ALPERT) Wasserman; Zayde of Melissa, Max and Sam Wasserman; brother of Bernie Alpert and brother-in-law to Fran Alpert; uncle and great uncle to many; friend of Irwin and Linda Landsberg. Memorials to Chicago Jewish Day School 5959 N. Sheridan, Chicago 60660. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 97. Husband of the late Belle(nee COLLIS) and the late Josephine (nee HUEBSCH); father of Philip (Edith) Altbach and late Claire “Bobbi” Popp; father-in-law of Douglas Popp; grandfather of Eric (Michelle) Altbach, Gabriel (Sun) Altbach, Hal Greenberg and Amy Greenberg (Colleen Broderick); great-grandfather of Catherine,  Jessica, Brandon and Dylan. Memorials to The American Cancer Society, 820 Davis, Evanston 60201. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee BALBIRER). Age 43. Wife of Scott; “mom” of Alex, Jake and Brett; daughter of Barbara “Bunnie” Balbirer and the late Gerald Balbirer; sister of Andy (Terri) Balbirer, Michael (Gregg Carter) Balbirer and Tracy (Stuart) Layne; sister-in-law of Bonnie (Ira) Sender, Debra (Joel) Garbow and Michael (Sheryl) Bauer; “auntie” and great aunt; loyal BFF of many. Memorials to Orphans of the Storm, 2200 Riverwoods, Riverwoods 60015. The Goldman Funeral Group.

(nee YASNOF). Age 95. Wife of Harold, and of the late Frank Herman; mother of Ava Newburger (Anne Avery), Mark (Eeda Jill) Belkin, Laura (Arnold) Wolf, Richard (Gay) Belkin, Rod (Patricia) Belkin and Renee (Fred) Lang; grandmother of Ellen, Karin, Natalie, Greg, Douglas, Jason, Jori, Aaron, Evan and Allison and great-grandmother of 10; sister of Meyer Yasnof and the late Eva Glickman and Idelle Schwartz. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Moriah Congregation. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 88. Husband Cecile (nee LAZAR); father of Randi (the late Richard) Young and Robert (Stacey) Birndorf; grandfather of Jeffrey, Michael and Elizabeth Young and Stephanie Birndorf, brother of the late Dr. Raymond (Ruth) Birndorf. Proud WWII Normandy Veteran. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere,  Chicago 60674 or The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous, 305 Seventh, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10001-6008. Piser Funeral Services.

Age 76. Wife of Howard; mother of Joseph (Sue Golden), David (Arden) and Judith (Jack) Craven, grandmother of Leslie, Melissa, Hallie, Rachel, Audrey and Shana; sister-in-law of Beverly Schwartz. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Temple Jeremiah, 937 Happ, Northfield 60093. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

(HARRY BUTCHIN). Husband of Esther (nee GOODER); son Dr. James Bryant (Joy), daughter Janet Bryant (Agustin J. Leal); and grandson Michael; son of late Samuel and Mari (nee BRAUN) Butchin from Russia, brother of Leo Butchin, late Ann, (late Bernard Nathan), and late David (Rhoda) Butchin; many nieces and nephews and their spouses.

Wife of the late Irving; mother of Laurie (Laurie) Burton and Wendy (Michael) Hopf; grandmother of Kelly, Scott and Isaac; sister of the late Faye (the late Maurice) Kitsis and the late Ruthe (the late Ben) Dissen; aunt and great aunt of many. Memorials to The American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan, Suite 2015,Chicago 60602 or Multiple Sclerosis Society, 525 W. Monroe, suite 900, Chicago 60661. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

(nee LUBER). Age 92. Wife of the late Abe; mother of Marvin (Riah) Brooks and the late Roberta (Bennett) Glenn; “grams” of Amy (Lamar) Crayton and Daniel (Michelle) Brooks; great-grandmother of Jackson, Emma and Samantha; sister of the late Ted (late Bea) and Dr. Eli (late Frances) Luber, Sara (late Sam) Wexler and Esther (late Bernie) Lavin; nieces, nephews and extended family. The Goldman Funeral Group.

Age 91. Husband of Shirley (nee LEVIN); father of Barry (Diane) and Allen; papa of Chad (Erin). Memorials to Alzheimer Disease Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave, 17th Floor, Chicago 60601-7633. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Husband of Ann (nee SCHWARTZ); father of Mitchell Cobey (Janet Reali); grandfather of Lauren Cobey; uncle of Bari Schwartz (Barry Hager), Karen Schwartz, Jan (Gary) Freiman, David, Gary and Judy Offenberg; brother-in-law of Paul (Sabine) Schwartz. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Midwest Hospice, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025 or Highland Park Rotary Club, PO Box 42, Highland Park 60035. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee RUBY). Age 63. Wife Patrick Michael; mother of Meredith Marie Cohen (Walter John Carl III); Nana of Allyn Marie and Brennan Michael John Carl; sister of the late Richard Ruby; sister-in-law, aunt and friend of many. Memorials to Rose Blumkin Jewish Home, 323 S. 132nd, Omaha, NE 68154 or Magen David Adom, 3175 Commercial, Suite 101, Northbrook 60062. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 58. Husband of Fern; father of Blair (Brad) Schiller, Blake and Chelsea Dermer; grandfather of Braydon; son of Marilyn and the late Harold Dermer; brother of Kenneth (Shelley Sutker) Dermer, David (Linda) Dermer and sister Karen (Brad) Martin. Memorials to the Leukemia & Lymphona Society,651 W. Washington, Suite 400, Chicago 60661. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee STEINMAN). Age 95. Wife of the late Dr. Albert Dorfman; mother of Abby (William) Tanenbaum and Julie (Jerry Herst) Dorfman; Baubie of Sara (Geoff) Schneider, Laura Tanenbaum, Rebecca Dorfman Herst and Gladis Dorfman Herst; sister of Rivian (the late Henry) Morris, Sara (the late Dr. Sherman) Feinstein, the late Helen Steinman and the late Muriel Steinman; aunt of 11 nieces and nephews and their families and friends. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to La Rabida Children’s Hospital, ATTN: Development Office, 6501 S. Promontory, Chicago 60649. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 69. Husband of Sandra (nee KOSS); father of Marc Dresner (Michael Moore, Jr.) and Lee (Jennifer) Dresner; grandfather of Drew; brother of Charles (Linda) Dresner and Harmon Dresner (Sam D’Onofrio). Piser Funeral Services.

Age 86. Husband of the late Dorothy Siegel Druzinsky; father of Robert (Renee Friedman), Michael, and Paul Druzinsky; grandfather of Rachael and Leah Druzinsky, Will, Jamie, and Bradley Druzinsky; brother of Dorothy Fleischer; uncle of Deborah, Richard, Leah, Julie, Adam, and Ezra. Memorials to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, 220 S. Michigan, Chicago 60604. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

(nee GOLDEN). Wife of Harold Edelman; mother of Gary (Ellen) Edelman and Robert (Doreen) Edelman’ grandmother of Leon, David, Gregory, Andrew, Aaron, Heather and Zachary Edelman, Ronald, Amy and Moshe Feder. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 85. Husband of Carole (nee GROSSMAN); father of Lynn (Leo) Wiznitzer, Mitchell (Cathy), Jordan (Debra) and Joel (Randi) Feiger; grandfather of Jason, Nicole and Lisa Wiznitzer, Brian, Dena, Bradley, David, Josh, Daniel, Jillian, Devyn, Melissa, Jeremy and Jake Feiger; brother or Harry (Arlene) and Sig (the late Mimi) Feiger; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Chicagoland Jewish High School, 1095 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield 60015 or Alzheimer Disease Association, 225 N. Michigan, 17th Floor, Chicago 60601. Shalom Memorial Funeral.

(nee FREEDMAN). Mother of Howard (Elayne) Leshtz, David (Sondra Smith) Leshtz and Elisabeth “Liz” (Phillip) Darby; grandmother of Jordan Leshtz, Daniel (Jill) Leshtz, Lauren Darby and the late Scott Darby, Nico (Craig) Janik, Chaney (Les) Claypool, Miura (Brian) Kite, and 11 great-grandchildren; sister of the late Helen (the late Louis) Pollack and the late Henry (Geraldine) Freedman; former wife of the late Samuel “Red” Leshtz and the late David Feldman; aunt of many nieces and nephews and caregiver  Elizabeth Baidiango. Memorials to Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc, 42-40 Bell Blvd., Suite 205, Bayside, NY 11361, or the Epilepsy Foundation. Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

Husband of the late Sophy Fields (nee TRACHTENBERG); father of Gary (Vivian), Shelly, Laurie, and Howard (Pennie); grandfather of Jeremy (Marjorie), Daniel (Natalie), Alison, Lauren (Fiance Aaron Berndt), Caryn and Alexandra; and great- grandchildren Sophia and Wylly; companion, Renee Chirtel; son of Isadore and Anna Finkelstein; brother of Ruth and Leonard Wald; Bobbe and Floyd Stein and Marshall “Mike” Fields; sister-in-law Natalie Fields. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Maot Chitim of Greater Chicago, 7366 N. Lincoln, #301, Lincolnwood 60712. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 79. Husband of the late Beverly (nee LISS); father of Greg (Judy) Fisher, Marcy (Dennis) O’Reilly and the late Sharon Lisitza; grandfather of Michelle Fisher, Steven O’Reilly, Michael and Andrew Lisitza; brother of the late Geraldine (the late Howard) Davis; brother-in-law of the late Laura (the late Marvin) Hoffman; uncle and great uncle of many. Memorials to American Diabetes Assoc. 30 N. Michigan, Suite 2010, Chicago 60602. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Husband of Freda (nee BARON); father of Andrew and Eric (Jayme); grandfather of Reagan; brother of Judith Friedman.Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 58. Wife of John "Jack" Buxton; sister of Lorel (the late James) Hedges and Barry (Michele) Glassner; stepmother of Eileen, Margaret, Patricia and Kristine; aunt of Rachel and Daniel. Memorials to Alzheimer Disease Association. 225 N. Michigan, 17th Floor, Chicago 60601-7633. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 64.Son of the late Sidney & Molly Boratsky; devoted brother of Lawrence Goch and the late Bonnie Eppenstein; uncle of  Robert and Isaac Joshua (Jodi) Eppenstein; great uncle of Phillip, Kyle and Leah; nephew of the late Max Boratsky. Memorials to Congregation Ezras Isarel, Chicago. Piser Funeral Services,

Age 95. Husband of the late Gladys (nee COMM); father of Sindy (Jerrold) Schwartz and Julie (Barry) Veit; grandfather of Amy (Lorry) Immergluck, Aaron Veit (Fiancee Tiffany Murphy) and Jason Veit; great-grandfather of Jacob; brother of Sid (Frieda) Goldman and the late Irv “Iz” Goldman. Memorials to Seasons Hospice, 606 Potter, Desplaines 60016. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee Lazerson). Age 92. Wife of the late Philip D. Goodman; mother of Melvyn (Annabelle), Bruce (Regina), Harlan Goodman and Ellin (Lewis) Blumenthal; Nana of Robin (George) Simkins, Allen (Stephanie) Goodman, Kim (Jim) Hughes, Jill (the late Craig) Parr, Daniel and John Goodman, Emily, Leslie and Michael Alpert, Bradley, David and Marc Blumenthal; great-grandmother of Joelie, William, Joshua, Jacob, Samuel, Lucy, Olivia and Lillie; sister of Estelle Korn and the late Herman, Bernard, George, Edward, Hassel and Marvin Lazerson and Harriett Cohen; sister-in-law of Colleen Jason. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Husband of Charlotte (nee AARON); son of the late Maurice and Mayme Gordon; father of Raymond (Peggy) Gordon, Margie (John) Schaye and the late Bruce (Lynda) Gordon; grandfather of Marshall (Jeanne) Gordon, Amanda Gordon, Ben Kornblet, Bruce (Kristen) Perlow, Douglas (Deborah) Gordon, Lee Perlow, Nicole Morris, Carolyn (Harley) Rosenthal, Andrew Schaye and Michala Stock; great-grandfather of Louisa Gordon, Aaron Perlow, Chase Kornblet, James Gordon, Meredith Perlow and Russell Rosenthal. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee DELMAN). Age 92. Mother of Pamela (Stephen) Novey and Andrea (Ross) Heim; grandmother of Jill, Lara, Joshua, Jordan and Benjamin; great- grandmother of Sarah, Daniel, Elianna, Samuel and Elijah; sister of Bernice Paset. Memorials to CJE Seniorlife, 3003 W. Touhy, Chicago or to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

(nee LARNER). Wife of the late Morton Gumbiner; mother of Daniel (Sherry) Gumbiner and Sharon (Kenny) Mintz; “Gaga” of Lauren, Matthew, Michael and Brandon; daughter of the late Isadore and Betty Larner; sister of Judy (Richard) Mendelson. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 78. Husband of Corinne (nee Wolf); father of Mark (Mary Ellen), Lisa (Steve) Fischer and Michael (Phyllis); grandfather of Jacob, Brian and Caitlyn; brother of the late Betty (Harold) Sawyer; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to the American Cancer Society or the Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 89. Husband of the late Marilyn (nee STEINMAN). Father of Chuck (Judy), Barbara, and Steve Hadden (Sophia Dobrich); grandfather of Jeffrey (Kate) Hadden, Allison (Chas) Andrews, Matthew and Lauren Jacobs; great-grandfather of  Evan and Jackson; brother of Bette (the late Jack) Yones. Memorials to Alzheimer’s Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Suite 800, Chicago 60631. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee MARCUS). Mother of Stan (Pam) Hanover, Paul (Nancy Katz) Hanover and Nancy (Gerardo) Reyes; grandmother of Michael Andrews, Sarah Solon-Hanover, Julie, Jonathan and Susan Hanover; great-grandmother of Jasmine, Jelani and Khadija Andrews. Memorials to Congregation Or Chadash, St. John of God Care Center, Los Angeles, CA, Herstory Archieves, or Gerber Hart Library. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 78. Husband  of Maida (nee EDELSTEIN); father of Marcia (Alan) Blitstein, Arthur (Anne) Hoffman, Francine Hoffman and the late Rhonda (Steve) Feder; grandpa of Michael (Marisa), Lana and Jessica Blitstein, Tyler, Cody and Spencer Feder, Sarah Stevens and Tracy Hoffman; brother of Al (Yetta) Hoffman; uncle and friend of many. The Goldman Funeral Group.

Wife of the late Irving; mother of Linda (Steve) Fischel and the late Barry Horwitz; daughter of Dorothy and Victor Eisenberg; sister-in-law of Leon (the late Esther) Tikulski and Frank (Lorraine) Horwitz. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

(nee CHAIT). Wife of Aaron; mother of Alan (Mary), Diane S., David S. and Harey (Patricia) Israel; grandmother of Felisa, Jason (Arlene), Shanna, David A.,Samantha, Michael, Ivy, and Jamie Israel and Emily (DJ) Hoffman; sister of the late Libby (the late Morrie) Gerskowitz; daughter of the late Harry and Fanny Chait. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Husband of Eilene (nee SCHULTZ); father of Deborah, David, Aaron (Elizabeth), Randall (Gail) and Charles; grandfather of Grayson; brother of Susan Campbell, Barbara Andrews, Alan Isaacs and the late Sidney Isaacs. Memorials to Northwestern University GI Research Program, c/o Dr. Al Benson, 303 E. Superior, Chicago 60611 or The Ark Medical Clinic, 6450 N. California, Chicago 60645. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Husband of the late Dalcy (nee Actor). Father of Elayne (Arnold) Jacobs and Barry (Debi) Jorbin; grandfather of Michael (Jackie) Jacobs, Marc (Vanessa) Jacobs, Daniel (Rob Corwin) Jacobs, Cory and Aaron Jorbin; great-grandfather of Jonah, Noah, Jordyn, Samantha and Alexandra; brother of Fred Jorbin and the late Julius (the late Charlotte) Jorbin; brother-in-law of the Sandy (Seymour) Lisnek  and late Bea (the late Irving) Goldner; uncle and many nieces and nephews.Memorials to Congregation Kol Emeth, 5130 W. Touhy, Skokie 60077 or Vitas Hospice Care 1340 S. Damen, Suite 200, Chicago 60608. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

(nee LIFSCHITZ). Age 92. Wife of the late Nathan; mother of Phyllis (Michael) Hibben, Marlene (Mark) Schwartz and Bobbi (Alan) Goldenberg; grandmother of Stephanie (Jordan) Greene, Melissa Brand, Brian (fiancee Hillary) Schwartz and Kevin and Joel Schwartz and Sarah, Sandy and Adam Goldenberg; great-grandmother of Joshua and Jillian; sister of Alan (Pauline) Lifton, Zelda (the late Dr. William) Itkin, Shirlee (the late Edwin) Hykan and the late Janice (the late Nate) Shaw; caregiver Rumy Varbanova. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

(nee NIMEROV). Age 68. Wife of the late Freddy Kase; mother of Scott (Deborah) Kase and Denise (Michael) Nabat; Grandma Sonda of Jacob, Jordan, Serena, Jessica and Brandon; sister of Reni (Larry) Kron; sister-in-law of Lois Rubin and Jackie (Abraham) Nevel; aunt, great aunt, cousin and friend to many. Memorials to The American Cancer Society, NS Chapter,820 Davis, Suite 400, Evanston 60201. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Wife of Herbert; mother of Steve (Laurie) and Adam (Kelli); grandmother of Rachel, Carly, Jack and Drew. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 91.Husband of Evelyn (nee BLOCK); father of Richard (Elaine) Klein and Helene (Michael) Delman and step-father of Michele (Michael) Reznick, Bonnie (Philip) Gorelick and Barry Moline (June Wiaz); grandfather of Douglas (Amy), Jeffrey (Kimberly) and Craig (Sara) Klein, Melissa (Jason) Lipschultz, Richard, Daniel (Julie) and Rebecca Reznick, David and Alissa Gorelick, Emily and Lily Moline; great-grandfather of Jordon, Tyler, Allison and Trevor Klein; brother of the late Harold (the late Bernice) Klein. Memorials to Hospice By The Sea, 1531 W. Palmetto Road, Boca Raton, FL 33486. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

(nee PLOTKIN). Age 89. Wife of Joe; mother of Ronald (Carole) Klein; Nanilu of Ben (Michelle), Jeffrey and David; great-grandmother of Rachel and Daniel; sister of the late Gertrude (the late Harry E.) Weiss; aunt of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 651 W. Washington, Suite 400, Chicago 60661 or North American Friends of Oranim, N2205 Foster Road S, Oostburg, WI 53070. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 83. Father of Sally (Leonard) Grossman, Linda (the late Stephen) Hindman, Helene (Jerry) Sawicki and Lawrence Kosova (Marlene Reid); grandfather of Nicole Hindman, Michelle and Jeffrey Grossman, Justin and Julie Sawicki and Ilyssa and Matthew Kosova; brother of Bess (Samuel) Ekstein and the late Shirley (Solomon) Cohen; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to the American Diabetes Association. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 79. Husband of Annette (nee KAGAN); father of Rochelle and Mitchell (Amy) Lebovitz; grandpa of Zachary Peretz and Daniel Eric Lebovitz; son of the late Jule and Elaine Lebovitz; brother of Merle (Bernard) Rosenblum and Larry (Cynthia) Lebovitz; uncle, great-uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to the Leukemia Research Foundation or the American Cancer Society. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.
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. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 83.Memorials to Family  Resource Center, Shalom Memorial Funeral Home .

Age 95. Husband of the late Rose Lee (nee Mandel); father of Bobbie (the late Howard) Feinstein and the late Carole (Jim) Gordon; grandfather of Joel (Andrea), Jim (Ruthie) and Gregg Feinstein, Mandy (Trevor) Horsfall, Scott and David Gordon and great-grandchildren Kacie, Zoe, Elle, Eliana, Shayna, Carlee, Liam; brother of the late Bernard and the late Bert (Lucille) Levin. Memorials to the Illinois Holocaust Museum, 9602 Woods Drive, Skokie 60077. Lloyd Mandel’S Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

Husband of the late Marilyn (nee BIERMAN); father of Janet Levine and James Levine; grandfather of Emily and Jackie Kuhnert, Jacob and Louis Levine; brother of Donald M. (Sandra) Levine; friend of Shirley Fisher. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 69. Husband of Merle (nee Rothstein); father of Lori Geraty and Howard Linderman; Papa of Phylicia, Danielle, Jacqueline, and Liana Geraty; son of the late Anne and Morris Linderman; uncle of Alan (Shelly) Cohen and Andrea (Yehuda) Lebovits; brother-in-law of Betsy (Vic) Kast; friend of Howard Bloom. Memorials to Congregation Beth Judea, 5304 RFD, Long Grove 60047. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 97. Husband of the late Herta (nee BACHER); father of Gloria Swanson; grandfather of  Laurie (Eric) Hyman and Lesley (Arlo) Guthrie; great-grandfather of Jared, Zane and Oliver ; companion of Inge Burg. Memorials to The Selfhelp Home, 908 W. Argyle, Chicago 60640. Piser Funeral Services.

Age 93. Daughter of the late Joseph and Fannie; sister of Lillian Cohen and the late Morris and Thomas Margolis; aunt of Susan E. Cohen (Jerrold Carl), Joseph Cohen, Joel and Joseph Margolis, Charles Palliser and the late Jack and Seymour Margolis and Marcus Palliser. great-aunt of Jesse, Samuel and Miriam. Memorials to Orphans of the Storm, 2200 Riverwoods, Deerfield 60015. Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

Son of Joan Marks and Jeffrey Marks; brother of Robby (Deborah) Marks and Josh Marks; grandson of Alfred (Charlotte) Marks, Bette Hyman and the late Bob Hyman and Carolyn Marks; uncle of Jonah Marks. Memorials to the American Diabetes Association (earmark for research), 30 N. Michigan, Suite 2015, Chicago 60602. Goldman Funeral Group.

Age 81. Husband of Illyne (nee Zeidman); father of Douglas (Stacey) Meyer, Danna Meyer, Brian (Faye) Meyer, Bradley (Vivi) Meyer, Marc (Sheila) Blumenthal and Steven (Mindy) Blumenthal; grandfather of David, Steven, Rachel,  Jake, Leah (Matt), Ali, Jason, Jennifer,and Elizabeth; brother Richard Meyer; brother-in-law of Jane Smith. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee PESTINE). Age 67. Wife of Michael; mother of Jason and Beth Milstein; daughter of the late Ely and Ruth Pestine; sister of the late Harvey (Gail) Pestine and sister-in-law of Jerry (Marcia) Milstein; aunt of Heidi (Oscar) Ramos, Kari (Tim) Brauer and Gary and Keith Rosenthal. Memorials to Clearbrook, 1835 W. Central, Arlington Heights 60005. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.
(nee BERNSTEIN); mother of Andrea Williams (George Rogers), Michael (Gae) More, and Bill (Holly) More; grandmother of Monica Wall, Gregory (Tania) Williams, Jennifer (Gregory) Casey, Severn (Nina) Williams, Jason More, Adam (Pilar) More, Joshua and Zachary More; great-grandmother of 11; sister of Morton Bernstein and the late Esther (the late Sam) Straim and the late Joe Bernstein. Memorials to The Hunger Project, 5 W. Union Square, New York, N.Y. 10003, Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 49. Mother of Vicki, Julie and Bree Dean; sister of Darlene and Glen Brin; daughter of the late Gerald and the late Violet Nechamkin; stepdaughter of Ina Nechamkin; aunt of Deborah, Hal and Wayne Brin; niece of Rosalyn and the late Henry Levin; cousins, extended family and friends. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. The Goldman Funeral Group.

(nee SHUGER). Age 92. Wife of the late Robert I. Nelson; mother of Shoshana Axler and Rachel Nelson (Jan Slotnick); Bubbie of Neeli (Ari) Engelhart, Meira (Jake) Sacks, Gabe (Ravit) Axler, Simon (Rachael) Engler, Zachary (Barbara) Engler, Eli (Elisheva) Engler and Micah Engler; Bubbub of Charlie, Natie, Max, Nava, Izzy, Remy, Mollie and Sara. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Hillel Torah Day School, 7120 Laramie, Skokie 60077 and Hadassah, 4711 Golf, Suite 600, Skokie 60076. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Husband of Edythe; father of Barrie Newman, Reyna (Andy) Mass, and Andrea Newman; grandfather of Terra and Justin Mass; son of the late Margaret and Albert Newman; brother of the late Dr. Bernard Newman; brother-in-law to the late Tryna (Bernard) Silverstein, the late Sam Newman and to Renee (the late Arthur Kraus) and Jack Brody; uncle to many nieces and nephews and friends. Memorials to the American Cancer Society 820 Davis, Suite 400, Evanston 60201. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 80. Holocaust Survivor. Husband of Bernice (nee EDELSTEIN); father of Basia (Dr. Joel) Retsky and Dr. Ira (Dr. Irma) Oliff; Zaide of Alyssa, Rachel and Aaron Retsky and Natan, Leah, Tova and Yosef Oliff; uncle, cousin and friend. Memorials to Illinois Holocaust Museum, 9603 Woods, Skokie 60077 or The Ark, 6450 N. California, Chicago 60645. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 100. Sister of the late Lucille Vihon and the late Roselle (the late Morton) Swift. Memorials may be made in her name to Jewish United Fund, 30 S. Wells, Chicago 60606. Chicago Jewish Funerals.
Age 94. Husband of the late Marion (nee Kleper); father of Marlette (Neil) Borland; grandfather of Meredith (Scott) Mandell and Jennifer Borland; great-grandfather of Addison; brother of the late Charles Pesock, Ida Pesock and Pearl Matthews. Memorials to Alzheimer Disease Association, 8430 W. Bryn Mawr, Ste 800, Chicago 60630. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 64. Husband of Lynda (nee NADICK); father of Lisa (Daniel) Sobelman, Bradley and Benjamin; pop-pop of Josh and Lexi; brother of Terry (Gloria), Scott (Sarit) and Nancy (Gary) Kass and brother-in-law of Don Nadick; uncle and friend of many. Memorials to to White Sox Stadium, c/o Larry Pogofsky Sarcoidosis Research Fund, 333 W. 35th, Chicago 60616. Shalom Memorial Funeral.

(nee GELLMAN); wife of the late Milton; mother of Susan (Allen) Kravis, and Judy (Yuri) Fichman; grandmother of Karen Gold, Mark Kravis and Donna (Stuart) Plusker; great-grandmother of Danielle and Michael Gold, Sam and Jack Plusker; sister of Rose (Stan) Schnarch and the late Morris Gellman, Belle Gellman, Frances (the late Kenneth) Bisno, Becky (the late Milton) Letvin, and Martin (Shelley) Gellman. Memorials to Oakton Community College Educational Foundation, 1600 E. Golf, Des Plaines 60016. Chicago Jewish Funerals Chapel.

(nee KANTOR). Age 87. Wife of Ralph Radwin and the late Harry Peters; mother of Minda (Zygi) Boxer, Susan (Todd) Wegner and Cyril (Lori) Radwin; bubbe of Oren (Lexi) and Naor Boxer, Matthew and Adam Wegner and Maxwell and Clark Radwin; great-grandmother of Noah Boxer; sister of the late Max (Mireille) and Dr.Sam Kantor (May); aunt of Anita, David (Anat), Michael (Hagar), Charles and Mark (Jill) Kantor, Sam (Wade), David (Mark) and Nat (Carol) Radwine, Harriet (Al) Pinchock and Jerry Wadro. Memorials to Temple Beth El. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Husband of Mickey (nee POLL) and the late Florence (nee GREEN); father of Randi Ann (Charles) Termini, and step-father of Dennis (Nancy) Lutz and the late Charles Lutz; grandfather of Matthew and Brian Knitch and Allie Termini, and step-grandfather of Benjamin and Jeremy Lutz; son of the late Anna and Max Reeder, and foster son of the late Slava and Morris Cohen; brother of the late Jack, Manny Frank and Leo Reeder and Shirley Sender; uncle of Richard (Ann) Reeder, Liz (Alan) Sklar, Anita Avicoglu, Ann Millman and many other loving nieces and nephews. Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

Age 79. Son of the late Samuel and Fannie Reisman; husband of Myra; father of David Reisman (Michal Rubin), Richard Reisman and Barbara Reisman; grandpa of Shira Reisman (Jeff Wall), Uri, Lee and Jordyn Reisman; brother of Bob (Edna) Reisman and the late Marvin Reisman; brother-in-law of Gloria (Howard) Pollack; friend Jake, uncle, cousin and friend to many. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025.Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

(nee WEINGARTEN). Age 87. A Holocaust Survivor. Wife of the late Morris Riff; mother of Bernard Riff and Joel (Judith) Riff; grandmother of Jessi, Adam and Daniel Riff. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee KOHN). Age 86. Wife of Milton; mother of Janet (Burton) Krain and Marsha Crane; grandmother of Lisa Krain (Michael Goldberg) and Laura Krain. Memorials to Hadassah. Lloyd Mandel’s Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

Age 87. Husband of Edith (nee BOBROW); brother of Marion Jens and the late Ida Havinoviski and Reva Freedman; many nieces, nephews and friends. Memorials to Hadassah, 4711 W. Golf, Room 600, Skokie 60076. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 97. Husband of Alice (nee BRONSTEIN); father ofMarlene (Brian) Finander, Stanley Rosenstock and Renee (Gerald) Goff; "Papa" of Holly (Michael) Capozzi, Lani (Michael) Inlander, Natasha (Scott) Nadel, Gregory and Carly Goff; great-grandfather of three; brother of Pearl Agins, Beverly (the late Harold) Gladdin, the late Irving(Beatrice) and the late Edith (Ben) Lipkin; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Memorials to Hairy-Cell Leukemia, or Friends United. Lloyd Mandel's Mitzvah Memorial Funerals.

Age 86. Husband of Miriam (nee JONAS); father of Debbie (Irwin) Friedman, Janet Ross-Toushin (Steven Toushin) and Dr. Jeffrey Ross; grandfather of Scott, Mark, Matthew, Abigail and Rachel; brother of Charlotte (Fred) Bass and the late Harriet Baker and brother-in-law of Al Baker; uncle, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to JUF, 30 S. Wells, 3rd Floor, Chicago 60606. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.
(nee STEIN).  Wife of the late Jerry Sachs; mother of Adele (Mel) Teichman and Gail (Bill) Mitchell; bubbe of Amy (Dave) Klein, Nancy (Paul) Bauer, Larry (Jolee) and Steve (Pam) Pink, and Daniel Mitchell; great-grandmother of Sam, Hannah, Nick, Lily and Fiona; sister of the late Robert and Adolph Stein; caregivers Maria and Karen. Memorials to Gilda’s Club, 537 N. Wells, Chicago 60610. The Goldman Funeral Group.

(nee LEVY). Wife of the late Albert H. Saltzman; mother of Marsha (Richard) Giesler, Arlene (Hezi) Levy and Dr. Carole (Dr. Leon Dejournett) Saltzman; grandmother of Ryan Janaes, Kathleen (Bobby) Young, Kevin Janaes, Dr. Ari (Alicia) Levy, Adam Levy, Aaron Levy, Jacqueline Dejournett, Jeremy Dejournett and Danielle Dejournett; sister of Gertrude (the late Theodore) Berman and the late Alvin (the late Pat) Levy. Memorials to the American Parkinsons Disease Assn. 25 N Winfield, Winfield 60190. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 89. Husband of the late Simelia (nee AVRAM); father of Laura (Norwin) Merens, and Dr. Mony (Linda) Sarcu: grandfather of David, Jeffrey, Corey and Sean Sarcu, uncle of the late Berty (Etty) Rubinstein of  Sharon, MA; many great nieces , nephews and dear friends. Memorials to Tikva Frymer-Kensky Fund, c/o Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah, 3220 Big Tree, Wilmette 60091. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 68. Husband of Leba (nee GLICKSMAN); father of Debbie (Dr. Jeffrey) Silver, Andrea (William) Reiss, and Neena (Richard) Allen; grandfather of Haley, Zachary, and Matthew Silver, Thomas Damnitz, Aidan and Brennan Reiss, and Amanda, Michael, Leah, Madalyn, and Abigail Allen; son of Elaine and the late Alex Schwartz; brother of Jean (Bob) Pearlstein, Esther (Barry) Benveniste, and Beverly Schwartz; extended family and friends. Memorials to American Lung Association. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Husband of Ruth; father of Jo Dee (John) Walsh and Dan (Mari-Beth) Sharps; papa of Anne Sommers and Lucy Marie Walsh, Courtney (Michael) Scheimann, and Brian (Sally) Schilling; great-grandfather of Grace; brother of Ivan (Lenore) Sharps and the late Belden Sharps; brother-in-law of Eileen Pavlik; uncle of many nieces and nephews. Memorials to Misericordia, 6300 N. Ridge, Chicago 60660 or Am Shalom. The Goldman Funeral Group.

(nee EISENBERG). Age 93. Wife of the late Jack; mother of Faith (Bernard) Milstein, Barry (Margaret) Shear and Deborah (Gary) Benson; grandmother of Joshua Milstein (Terry Robinson), Jeremy and Marissa Milstein, Sam and Jake Shear and Ali, Zachary and David; daughter of the late Hershel and Rebecca Eisenberg; sister of the late William, Maurice, Philip, Bam and Nathan Eisenberg; aunt, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to The Ark, 6450 N. California, Chicago 60645. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 70. Husband of the late Gloria (nee IMRISEK) (and former husband of Marilyn (nee LUBOWICH); father of Amanda Sidell, Jennifer (Scott) Barris and Andrew (Griselda) Sidell; grandfather of Meghan and Samuel Barris and Ivette, Brianna and Alexander Sidell; brother of Helene Maram, Michael (Linda) Sidell and Steve (Susan) Sidell. Memorials to Les Turner ALS Foundation, 5550 W. Touhy, Suite 302, Skokie 60077.  Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Husband of the late Esther (nee FOXMAN); father of Roslyn (the late Howard) Golan and Gerald; grandfather of Scott(Debbie) Golan and Susan Golan; great- grandfather of Matthew(Cassandra) Golan: great- great- grandfather of Maya Golan. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Age 88. Husband of the late Edie (nee CORENON); father of Susan Boldrey, Evelyn (Timothy) Keating and the late Daniel Silverman; grandfather of Ryan, Matthew and Megan Keating; brother of the late Harriet (late William) Klemptner; uncle of John and Cookie Klemptner; great-uncle of Aaron and Hayley Klemptner; cousin of Mary, Frank and Shaun; friend and neighbor. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to The Anti-Cruelty Society, 157 W. Grand, Chicago 60654 or Temple Beth-El. Weinstein Funeral Home.

Wife of the late Harry Siver; mother of Esther (Jan Terry) Siver, BaDonna  Nachman and Barbara (Mo) Siver; grandmother of Karen (The Late Keith), Scott (Lauryn), Joshua (Linda), Masood (Angie), Frieda and Davood; great-grandmother of Hannah, Sophie, Vaughn and Avery; sister of Eleanor “Eki” (Norman) Greenberg, and the late Nettie, Dora, Dave, Frieda, Rosie and Frumie; many nieces and nephews. Memorials to Leukemia Research Foundation, 3520 Lake, Suite 202, Wilmette 60091. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 97. Husband of Lois (nee ALTSCHULER); son of the late Rose and Maurice Smoler of New York; father of Barry (Anne) and Andy Smoler; brother of Lenny (Diane) Smoler and the late Irwin (Elsie) Himmel; step-father of Jeffrey Himmel, Joan Himmel Freeman (Rickey) and Scott (Deborah) Himmel; grandfather of Noah, Ari, Jordan, Jacob, Alex (Tiffany), Chloe and Isabella Himmel and Julie and Nick Epstein.Memorials to American Technion Society, 111 W. Washington, Suite 1220, Chicago 60602. Piser Funeral Services.

SOLOMON, Frances
Age 96. Wife of the late George; mother of Lynett (Dr. Allen) Putterman and Terry (Patricia); ma of Drew (fiancee Jenna) and Anne; sister of Robert (Jacqueline) Markovitz; aunt and friend of many. Memorials to the American Heart Association, 208 S. LaSalle, Chicago 60604. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Husband of the late Betty L. (nee GLICK); father of Dr. Stewart (Linda) and Dr. William Spies; grandfather of Susan (Scott) Spies Roth, Lauren, Stephanie, Amanda and Michelle Spies. Memorials Midwest Palliative and Hospice Care Center 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

(nee BORAK). Wife of Jay; mother of Jill (Jay) Jaffe, Lesli (David) Fleming and Abby Strauss; grandma Nancy to Craig and Heather Jaffe , Rachel and Michael Fleming; daughter of the late Carl and Jeanette Borak; sister to Linda (Alan) Portnoy and Jon Borak. Memorials to The Nancy Strauss Hematological Cancer Patient Advocacy Program at, or Childrens Memorial Foundation (Lois Kesner Fund). Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

Mother of Steven, David, Leslie, Jodi and Gary; grandmother of Brittany, Mitchel, Brian, Joshua and Jordan; daughter of the late Morris Rotberg and Rose Nussbaum.  Sister of the late Dolores Guskind. Shalom Memorial Park.

(nee ROSEN). Wife of the late William Swartz; mother of Ellen (William David) Godfrey, Diane Williams and Robert (Susan) Swartz; grandmother of Rebecca (Herbert), Samuel (Pamela), Jacob (Miriam), Alexander, Aaron, Noah and Benjamin; great-grandmother of Zev, Ada Louise. Memorials to Jane Addams Hull House, 1030 W. Van Buren, Chicago 60607. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 39. Husband of Dena Sweitzer (nee LAMBERT); father of Alexandra and Kate; son of Dr. Stephan and Helen Sweitzer of Louisville, KY; brother of Dr. Rebecca (Eric) Feller of Louisville, KY and Liza Sweitzer; grandson of Judith Sweitzer; dear son-in-law of Ann and Hal Lambert; brother-in-law of Danny (Allison Gordon) Lambert; uncle of Jonah and Rachel Feller, Ella, Teddy and Josie Lambert. Memorials to the Alexandra and Kate Sweitzer Educational Trust, account #Y409185, c/o UBS Private Wealth Management, 1 N. Wacker, Suite 3700, Chicago 60606. The Goldman Funeral Group.

(nee MANDEL). Wife of Earle; mother of Richard and Laurel (Allen) Katz; grandmother of Bradley (Joslyn) and Stephen; great-grandmother of Emilie and Joshua. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 89. Husband of Beverly Diamond and the late Helen (nee SHULMAN); father of Mark (Pam), Ronald (Marlene) and Joan (Steve) Bien; stepfather of Bob (Shari) Diamond, Ron (Izzy) Diamond and Ken (Debra) Diamond; grandfather of Laura (Anthony), David, Jonathan, Deana (Curtis), Amy (Jeremy), Julie, Scott, Alex, Zoe, Isabella, Rebecca and Emily; great-grandfather of Olivia, Maxwell, Braden, Ainsley and Hayden. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

(nee GELD). Age 90. A Holocaust survivor. Wife of the late Abram Waldfogel; mother of Ruth Waldfogel (Fred Fahrbach) and Barbra (Eric) Berg; grandmother of Max and Samantha Fahrbach, Zoe, Sydney and the late Zachary Berg. Memorials to FD Foundation, 315 W. 39th, Suite 701, New York, NY 10018. Piser Funeral Services.

(nee POPER). Wife of Ronald B. Yelk; mother of Melanie Yelk-Feager; grandmother of Meredith and Allisandra and London and Gaige; sister of Michael (Debbie) Poper. Memorials to the American Diabetes Association 30 N. Michigan, Suite 2015 Chicago 60602. Chicago Jewish Funerals.

Age 92. Husband of the late Naomi (nee ALPERT); father of Shelly (Steve) Zucker and Alan (Cara) Young; grandfather of Neal and Herbie Zucker, Jennifer Healy, Tory (Randy) Boyer, Jordan and Ryann Young; great grandfather of Ally, Samantha, Daniel and Elizabeth, DJ and Cassidy Healy; son of the late Morris and Clara; brother of Burton (late Sheila) Young, Shirley Zaret and the late Jack (late Betty) Young; brother-in-law of the late Jack (Fran) Alpert and the late Eli (late Eve) Alpert; uncle, great uncle and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to Weizmann Institute, 180 N. Stetson, Chicago 60601. The Goldman Funeral Group.

Husband of Lee (nee FRIEDMAN); father of Dr.  Clifford  (Karen) and Susan; grandfather of Benjamin (Emily) Zeller, Matthew Zeller, Jonathan Zeller, Cally and Katie Tucker and great- grandfather of Laurel Zeller. Memorials to AFMDA (Mogen David Adom), 3150 Sheridan,Miami Beach, Florida 33140. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

(nee ELLYNE). Age 98. Wife of the late Joseph; daughter of the late Stella and Louis Ellyne; mother of Martin (Danielle), Michael (Janet),  and  Alice (Thomas) Wechter; grandmother of Jacqueline and Adam Zimmerman, Joshua (Sara) Wechter, Sharael Zimmerman, Matthew Wechter, Elissa, Justine and Lauren Zimmerman and great- grandmother of Samantha and Noah Wechter; sister of Mickey (Ruth) Ellyne, Eloise (the late Herby) Zweig and the late Rose (the late Sid) Parks; aunt, cousin and friend of many. Memorials to Women's American ORT, 3701 Commercial, Suite 13, Northbrook 60062 or to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire, Glenview 60025. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

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