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ALPER, MELVYN

Loving husband of Marcille (nee Kolkey). Beloved father of Carol (Ted) Tasky and Bruce Alper. Cherished grandfather of Jenna (Rich) Handler, Meredith (Mark) Robins, and Juliette Alper. Dear great-grandfather of Ahuva, Dovid, Aliza, Yael, and Akiva H... [Read More]

BROWN, MILDRED “MILLIE”

(nee Frank), 91. Beloved wife of the late Phillip. Devoted daughter of the late Emma and Barney Frank. Cherished sister of the late Gerald Frank and Jacqueline (late Gerald) Cole. Treasured aunt of Leslie (Barry) Alpert, David (Jocelyn) Cole and Bra... [Read More]

CICEKLI, BILA

Beloved sister of Larissa, Florinda, Loret and Ceki and the late Irene, Duci and Stenka. Cherished aunt, great-aunt and great-great-aunt. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Memorials to the Jewish United Fund, www.juf.org . Memoria... [Read More]

FREEDMAN, BARBARA

(nee Armour), 84. Beloved wife of the late Robert. Loving mother of David Freedman (Audrey), Ellen (Bennie) Lombard and Dan Freedman. Cherished grandmother of Maxine, Sophie, Ben, Carol, Alex, Jack and Brooke. Treasured great-grandmother of Mason. D... [Read More]

GILLMAN, ROSALYN “ROZ”

(nee Apter), age 84. Beloved wife of the late Harold. Loving mother of Gayle (Jerrold) Blitstein, Barb (Scott) Stonecipher and the late Karen (Eddie) Herman. Adored Nonnie of David, Jason, Melissa, Erica, Jennifer (Michael), Samantha and Casie. Prou... [Read More]

GOLDE, REBECCA

40. Beloved daughter of Cheri (nee Bodenstein) and Shelly. Loving sister of Franne (Paul) Fox, Robert (Rhonda) Phillips and Debi (Errol) Thieleman. Devoted aunt of Syd Fox. Memorials to the Alzheimer's Association. The Chapel. Goldman Funeral Group.

GORDON, VICKI ANN

(nee Freed). Loving mother of Debbie and Michael. Beloved sister of Stephen (Marsha) Freed. Memorials to National Kidney Foundation. Shalom Memorial Park. Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

HENRY, DIANE KRAFT

92. Beloved wife of the late Marvin D., MD. Loving mother of Ronna L., Kenneth A. (Amyra), David H. (Nina J.), Susanne G. (Alan) and Joel R. (Jessica Maria). Proud grandmother of Ethan (Erin), Micah, Naomi (Jeannine), Ezra, Oren, Orly (Ezra), Becca ... [Read More]

KAHN, SHIRLEY

(nee Seidenberg). Beloved wife of the late S. Lawrence. Loving mother of Merice (Howard) Washer, Andrea Bartlett; and Alan and Bruce Kahn.  Cherished grandmother of Herbert, Jeffrey, Rachel, Jennifer, Joey, Danielle, Micah, Mathew, Jeremy, Bradley, ... [Read More]

KANE, DAVID

82. Beloved companion and partner of Adrienne Goldzweig. Loving father of Bryna (Doug) Miller, Dani Wolf Kantor and the late Barrie Kane. Proud grandfather of Jordan and Ashlee Miller; Kevin and the late Gracie Kantor and Sam Kantor. Dear brother of... [Read More]

LICHTENSTEIN, JEROME “JERRY”

84. Beloved husband of Audrey (nee Schufeldt). Devoted father of Alan (Jane), Mitchell (Judy), Harold (Shea) and RC (Gracey). Proud and loving Poppy of Kyle, Dana (Ryan) Annis, James, Jennifer, Zac, Jacob, Ally, Payton; and great-grandfather of Sam ... [Read More]

LIPPMAN, ROGER I.

80. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Stern). Loving father of Wendy Schmidt and Michael (Jan) Lippman. Proud and outspoken grandfather of Emily and Cody Schmidt; and Ryan and Jeremy Lippman. Dear brother of Harold and Bernie Hoffman; and the late Bev... [Read More]

LOWENTHAL, DR. BARBARA

(nee Davis), 88. Beloved wife of Fred. Loving mother of Dr. Richard (Debra), Deborah (Robert) and Dr. Mark (Leanne). Cherished grandmother of Justin, Brandon, Tyler, Jacob, Jeremy, Trevor, Jason and Brian. Adored great-grandmother of Charlotte. Trea... [Read More]

PERSIN, FLORENCE

(nee Weselman), 99. Beloved wife of the late Benjamin. Loving mother of Irwin, Melvin (Betty) and Julian (the late Susan). Former mother-in-law of Sheri and Ruth. Proud grandmother of Cindy (Paul) Golisch, Debbie (Matt) Grant, Susan (John) Kania; an... [Read More]

PHILLIPS, BETTY MARIE

(nee Dultz), 88. Loving mother of Fred (Beverly), Peggy and Robert. Proud grandmother of Jennifer (Gabino), Brooke (Mason), Ethan, Rachel. Cherished great-grandmother of Hayden, Madison, Mateo and Lucia. Memorials to the Alzheimer's  Association. We... [Read More]

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