May 2005

Obituaries

ADELSON, BERNARD HENRY, M.D., Ph.D.
Age 84. Clinical professor of medicine at Northwestern, internist for over 50 years. Husband of the late Martha (nee Stein). Father of Duffie, Edward (Kim) and David. Grandfather of Jaimie, Charlie and Sarah Duffie. Uncle, doctor and friend of many. Founding chair, Ethics Committee, Dept. of Nephrology and Geriatrics program, and associate chair, Dept. of Internal Medicine at Evanston Hospital. Member of governing board, Chicago Symphony and Civic Orchestra. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Ravinia Festival, Botanic Gardens, E.N.H. Ethics Committee, or Merit School of Music.

ANIXTER, ALAN B.
Husband of Gail (nee Annenberg). Father of James (Lesley) and Scott (Penny). Grandfather of Darren (Michelle), Todd, Eric, Courtney, Bari and Joey. Great-grandfather of Evan, Grant and Austin. Brother of William (Nancy). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

APFEL, SALLY STONE
(nee WACKER). Mar. 28. Age 88. Wife of the late Sam, and formerly of the late Morris Stone. Mother of Howard (Gail) Stone, Marlene (Stuart) Feldman, Gayle (Alan) Stein, and the late Marshall Stone. Grandmother and great-grandmother of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Jewish Waldheim.

AXELROD, FAY SCHILLER
Age 97. Wife of the late Lloyd Schiller and the late Jack. Mother of Stan (Heide) Schiller. Grandmother of Lonnie (Terri) and Tony (Kristin). Great-grandmother of Samantha, Kaylin, Nicholas, and Erin. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hadassah, 4711 Golf Rd. #600, Skokie 60076.

BATTAT, PAULINE
(nee MENACHE). Mar. 18. Age 77. Wife of the late Dr. Naji. Mother of Claude. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to the Sephardic Congregation, 1819 Howard St., Evanston 60202.

BERGMAN, RALPH ALEXANDER
Age 82. WWII veteran, past president and founding member of Chicago Paint Dealers Assn. Husband of Sorel (nee Zoline). Father of Robyn (the late Ronald) Glick and Jan (Steven) Weinstein. Grandfather of Adam (Devra) and Jon (Katie) Glick; Eliot and Alan Weinstein. Brother of Roberta (Dr. Leo) Lappin. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Weizmann Inst. of Science, 180 N. Stetson Ave. #840, Chicago 60601.

BOBBE, HERBERT
Mar. 23. Age 92. WWII Navy veteran, owner of Bobbe Decorating Service for over 35 years. Husband of the late Dorothy (nee Heidues). Father of Larry, Ken (Carol) and Dr. Steven (Judi). Grandfather of Marisa, Nick (Alison), David (Jennifer), Matthew, Ryan, and Denna (Michael) Ciavarella, and Jennifer (Charles) Lewis. Great-grandfather of 5. Brother of Clarence (the late Elaine) and the late Abraham. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes, 500 N. Dearborn St. #305, Chicago 60610.

CASTLE, SHELDON HARVEY
Feb. 18. Age 83. Husband of the late Lillian (nee Marcus). Father of Morton (Jane); and Arlene Vombrack. Grandfather of Kara and Abby. Cousin of Ruth Einhorn. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Shir Hadash Reconstructionist Synagogue, 3000 Dundee Rd., Northbrook 60062.

CEASER, SHEILA R.
Age 57. Daughter of Helen (nee Levy) and the late Harvey. Sister of Vicky and Ed (Gina). Aunt of Marla, Amanda and Hannah. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services.

COHEN, SYLVIA
Mar. 22. Age 88. Daughter of the late Louis and Bessie. Sister of Martin (Freda) and the late Maurice (Ida). Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

COTOVSKY, LOUIS
Age 79. Husband of Sally (nee Schaner). Father of Eileen (Mike Pearlman) Cowin Pearlman, Richard and Marla. Grandfather of Jessica and Amy Cowin. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to COTA for Jessica Cowin, Children's Organ Transplant Assn. Inc., 2501 COTA Dr., Bloomington, IN 47403.

EPSTEIN, LEWIS
Mar. 16. Age 91. Husband of Sylvia (nee Goldfarb). Father of Sherwin and Jeff (Linda). Grandfather of Jason, Tracey and Dawn. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

ETTELSON, ROBERT G.
Husband to Shirley. Stepfather of Robert (Nancy) and Thomas (Alicia) Weil. Grandfather of Jason, Eric, Lauren, Jeffrey and Michelle. Uncle of John, William and Lawrence; and Nancy Holceker. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Chicago Sinai Cong., 15 W. Delaware, Chicago 60610.

FEDERMAN, LILLIAN
Mar. 17, at Willows Nursing Home. Age 92, of Valparaiso, Ind., and Buffalo Grove. Legal secretary and clerk at Marshall Field's in Chicago. Wife of the late Benjamin. Mother of the late David Richard and late Lawrence Otto. Mother-in-law of Gloria Federman. Grandmother of Brian and allen. Sister of Arthur Bernstein. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Westlawn.

FELDMAN, AUNT CLARA
Age 92. Wife of the late Alex, Albert Dacks, and Max Potash. Mother of the late Herbert Potash Dacks. Mother-in-law of Dodie (Jules) Perlberg. Sister of the late Irving (the late Shirley) Bell, Anna (the late Louis) Floom, and Ida (the late Morris) Kaurman. Aunt of Evelyn (Seymour) Berbiar, Elaine (Marshall) Eisenberg, Sharon Kaufman and the late Jerry Floom (Elaine & Mel DeGraff). Stepmother of Ethel (the late Marty) Friedman, Barbara (Bill) Herman, Kenny (Pam) Feldman, and the late Irving (Joan) Dacks. Grandmother of Renee (Alan), Lisa (Alan), Ellen (Michael) and the late Susan. Great-aunt of 6. Great-grandmother and great-great-aunt of many. Recent resident of Glenview Terrace and formerly of Winston Towers. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly or charity of your choice.

FELDMAN, NATHAN
Age 100. Husband of Ann. Father of Michael (Carol). Grandfather of Chuck (Debbie); and Debbie (Dave) Kliff. Great-grandfather of Lauren, Sammi, Danny, Jamie and Mark. Brother of Harold, Mary Ross, Bess Selz, and the late Esther Soll and Jack. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

FREEDMAN, ROSLYN
(nee KELLER). Mar. 3. Age 80, of Boynton Beach, Fla., formerly of Chicago. Wife of David, and the late Louis Medoff. Mother of Maureen (Dr. Raymond) Bernstein, Alan (Judy) and Russell Medoff. Stepmother of Beth (Marvin) Neidich, Amy Kron. Grandmother of Paul, Lori, Lisa, Lee, Mindy, Marci, Danny and Meredith. Great-grandmother of Brendom. Past president of Lady's Auxilliary of Kirschenbaum, Jewish War Veterans. Arrangements by Weinstein Memorial Chapels of Coconut Creek, Fla., and of Skokie. Interment Rosemont. Memorials to the Jewish War Veterans and Jewish United Fund of Chicago.

GAMZE, JERRY H.
Age 70. Husband of Judith T. (nee Gothelf). Father of Michele (James) Berke and Alisa (Tom) Lemke. Grandfather of Brian, Joseph and Sara. Brother of Leon (Nancy). Brother-in-law of Neal (Rosalyn) Gothelf and Inez (Alan) Wachtel. Uncle of many. Jerry and his family were very proud of his bar mitzvah at age 70. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Southwest Autism Resarch & Resource Center, 4400 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, AZ 85018.

GLINK, NORA
(nee GELLER). Apr. 2. Age 85. Wife of the late Daniel David. Mother of Howard, and Sheila (Bill) Harmon. Grandmother of Daniel and Debra Harmon. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals (Jewish Burial Society). Interment Waldheim. Memorials to the Jewish Burial Society, 6025 N. Christiana, Chicago 60659.

GOLDMAN, HAROLD
Age 83. Retired CPA. Pro-bono lawyer at Prairie State Legal Services. Husband of Ruth (nee Goldblatt). Father of Amy (Joel Brill), Debbie, Fran, and Rick (Andrea). Grandfather of Ben and Josh Healey, Naomi and Ethan Brill, and Hannah. Brother of Jerome (Mitzi); and Joyce (Arthur) Gartzman. Uncle and great-uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Prairie State Legal Services, 325 W. Washington St. #100, Waukegan 60085.

GOLDSTEIN, EVELYN
Mar. 8. Age 89. Wife of the late Sidney. Mother of Barbara Miller and Maureen (Jeff) Rich. Grandmother of Michael (Amy) and Matthew (fiancée Katie Sandler) Rich; Mark and Lauren Miller. Great-grandmother of Nathan Rich. Sister of Sidney (Selma) Friedland. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 833 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago 60607; or American Diabetes Assoc., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chicago 60602.

GOLDSTEIN, HAROLD
Brother of Gertrude (the late Harold) Goodman and the late Leonard (the late Evelyn). Uncle of Harvey (Sandi), Allan (Marsha) and Michael (Laura); Gail Wilson, and Andrew (Galin) Winter. Great-uncle of 13. Great-great-uncle of 6. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Juvenile Diabetes Foundation, 70 W. Hubbard St. #205, Chicago 60610; or American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chicago 60602.

GOLDUFSKY, FAYE
(nee FAINGOLD). Wife of the late Joseph. Mother of Arthur, Carl (Linda Reiser) and Brian (Marti). Grandmother of 6. Great-grandmother of 10. Sister of the late Charles (late Ann), Dr. Joseph (Marise), and Lottie Faingold; Sophie (late Hyman) Abrams; Pauline (late Joe) Lich, and Lillian (late Charles) Weber. Aunt, great-aunt, and great-great-aunt of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

GORDON, GOLDIE
Age 88. Wife of the late Carlyle. Mother of Joan Slowik, Lynn (George) Teska, and the late Roberta Weiss. Grandmother of Mark (Janet), Jeffrey (Corrisa), and Steven Slowik; Tracy (John) Brayton; Kari (the late Robert) Jones; Kenneth Glickman, and Tiffany Weiss. Great-grandmother of Lauren, Megan and Michael. Lifetime member of Hadassah, recording secretary of her chapter for many years. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to North Shore Hadassah, Children's Hospital, 1724 First St., Highland Park 60035.

GUTTENBERG, ESTHER V.
Age 88. Daughter of the late Louis and Becky. Cousin of Myrna (Stuart) Kaufman. Longtime legal assistant to the late Martin S. Gerber. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Lieberman Geriatric Centre, 9700 Gross Point Rd., Skokie 60076.

HANKIN, HENRY, M.D.
Mar. 15. Age 83. Retired OB/GYN, affiliated with Michael Reese Hospital. Husband of Esther (nee Miller). Father of Dr. Fred (Dr. Rebecca), Dr. Joseph (Kathy); and Susan (Eden) Henkin. Grandfather of Saul, Jacob, Dave, Tess, Josh, Rose, Jonah, and the late Molly. Brother of Temme, Belle (the late Harold), Dr. Bernard (Annette), and the late Herschel and Sarah. Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to Palliative Care Center, Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

HIRSCH, SIDNEY
Age 77. Husband of Jean (nee Michael). Father of Danielle (Tomi), Elise (Kim) and Susan (Scott) Greenberg. Grandfather of Emily and Alex. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to JUF, 1 S. Franklin St., Chicago 60606.

HOLZMAN, ARTHUR KENNETH
Age 69. Husband of Catherine E. (nee Wilson). Father of Belle (Yossie) Stern, Rebecca (Charles) Besser, Nicole (Michael) Palmquist, Jennifer (Michael) Greuchek, and Olivia Holzman. Grandfather of Shoshana, Eli, Dvorah, Avigail, and Niomi Stern; Rachel, Elena, Jacqueline, and Brennen Besser; Kyla Palmquist. Brother of Phelicia Krakow. Uncle of Laurie (Robert) Kaufman. Great-uncle of Annie and Philip Kaufman. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assoc.

HORWITZ, MAMIE
Mar. 30. Daughter of the late Harry and Bessie Horwitz. Sister of Jean (the late Eric) Hanke; and the late Faye, Herman (the late Tina), Al (the late Frieda) and Max Horwitz, Ethel (the late Sol) Finkelstein, and Lillian (the late Dr. Eli) Green. Neice of the late Dr. Robert (the late Roslyn) Green. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

JACOBSON, SARAH
(nee KOLKEY). Mar. 24. Age 98. Wife of the late Morris. Mother of Dr. Phillip (Judy), Dr. Arnold (fiancée Jennifer Meyers), and the late Enid Lieb. Grandmother of David (Cynthia), Jeremy (Julie), and Kevin; and Melanie Lieb and Elyse (Michael) Goodman. Great-grandmother of Micah and Aviela Lieb, Brianna Goodman. Sister of Rose Cohen and the late Reuben Kolkey, Tillie Waller, Pearl Dubin, and June Tisch. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Temple B'nai Israel, 400 N. Edgelawn Dr., Aurora 60506; or the charity of your choice.

JACOBSON, SIDNEY M.
Mar. 8. Age 59. Brother of Gail (Bernard) Alter. Son of the late Harold and Lillian. Uncle of Michael (Michelle) and Jeffrey (Shayli) Alter. Great-uncle of Brice. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central, Evanston 60201; or American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

JASHUNSKY, PHYLLIS
Mar. 13. Age 89. Wife of the late Jack. Mother of Jeanette (Neal) Mehr, Albert (Tanya) Jashunsky, and Joseph (Nancy) Jason. Grandmother of Diana and Daniel Jason, Joel (Jennifer) Mehr, and Heather (Marcus) Melnick. Great-grandmother of Abigail, Ari. Holocaust survivor and supporter of Israel. Past president of Rishonah Chapter and lifetime member of Na'Amat. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Na'Amat Pioneer Women, 8707 N. Skokie Blvd. #LL2, Skokie 60076; or Jewish United Fund, 1 S. Franklin St., Chicago 60606.

KANTER, IRVING
Age 89. Husband of the late Edith. Father of Debbie (Clark) Miller and the late Sally. Grandfather of Jesse Miller. Brother of Norton (the late Mary) and Eugene (Terry). Uncle of Andi Kabaker and many others. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Palliative Care Center, Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central, Evanston 60201.

KATZ, MADELEINE
Mother of Betty (Jeffrey) Falk; Harold (Holly) and Dr. Linda Katz. Grandmother of Jason, Jamie, Jordan, Jonathan, and Jenna Falk; Lori and Jenny Katz. Sister of Marcel, Nisim, George, Louise, and the late Suzette Rabbey. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to JUF Emergency Campaign, 1 S. Franklin, Chicago 60606.

KRITT, WILLIAM BILL
Age 73. Retired owner and founder, William Kritt & Co., industrial and commercial real estate. Chairman of the executive committee, Camins, Tomasz and Kritt, Chicago. Husband of Janet (nee Swenson) and former husband of Patricia (nee Levy). Father of Alex, Kenneth, Robert (Tracey) and Lisa. Grandfather of Hillary, Samantha, Jeremy, Jessica and Amanda. Brother of Carol (Dr. Howard) Rosenblum. Son of Anne and the late Benjamin. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment B'nai Shalom, Benton Harbor, Mich. Memorials to Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Research Fund, PO Box 4261, Pittsfield, MA 01202-9997.

KUPFER, HELEN
Mar. 23. Age 81. Wife of the late Harry. Mother of Ethel (Harold) Goldmeier, Pinchas (Chava) Langer, Ingrid (David) Cohen and Barry (Debbie). Grandmother and great-grandmother to many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment in Israel. Memorials to the JDBY\YTT, 6110 N. California, Chicago 60659.

LABKON, FLORENCE
(nee MAGIT). Age 87. Wife of the late Sam. Mother of Dr. Stephen (Diane) and Mark (Marilyn). Grandmother of Howard, Jordan R., Adam (Lindsey), and Matthew J. Sister of the late Betty (Dan) Davis. Cared for by Emma Cabaron. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Palliative Care Center – Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

LEADER, TILLY
(nee SWIRSKY). Age 94, of The Hallmark. Wife of the late Hyman. Mother of Burton (Marilyn) and Michael (Pamela). Grandmother of Robin (Dan) Kuznetsky, Marc, Beth (Josh) Pearlman, Stephanie (Dan) Weber, and Jesse. Great-grandmother of Jacob and Sam Kuznetsky, Isabel and Cole Weber, Jack and Carly Pearlman. Sister of the late Mary (Nathan) Karasik, Anne and Meyer Swirsky. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

LENCER, SELMA M.
(nee STEVENS). Mar. 4. Wife of the late Richard Edward. Mother of Dr. Wayne (Karen Klein), Sherie (William) Lefton, and Maxine (Calvin) Mar. Grandmother of Ezra and Riva; Melissa and Rachel Lefton; David and Hanna Mar. Sister of Bernie (Dudley) Stevens. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to Temple Israel of Great Miami, PO Box 11191, Miami, FL 33101.

LERMAN, JOSEPH
Age 93. Husband of the late Myrtle (nee Krawitz). Father of Judith (Al) Mottlowitz and Dr. Michael (Barbara). Grandfather of Sheri (Bob) Taylor; Craig (Michele) and Kevin (Lori) Mottlowitz; Jordan and Jeffrey. Great-grandfather of Blake, Devin, Mackenzie, Madison, Brooke, Maxie, Zachary, Miranda and Zoe. Brother of Geraldine (the late Irving) Levy; Dr. Martin (June), the late Daniel (the late Cele) and the late Alec (the late Betty). Uncle of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

LENIK, MILDRED
(nee BRAININ). Mar. 28. Age 86. Wife of the late Howard, and the late Alvin Feldman. Mother of Donald (Gail) Feldman. Grandmother of Adam (Robin) and Stacy Feldman. Great-grandmother of Ashley and Jared Feldman. Sister of the late Marshall (Selma), Bori (Marion) and Sidney Brainin. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Randhill. Memorials to American Heart Assoc., 208 S. LaSalle, Chicago 60604.

LEVIN, JEANNETTE
(nee LEFF). Mar. 20. Wife of the late Albert. Mother of Paul, Laurie (James Brickwedde), and Heidi. Grandmother of Joshua and Sarah; Peter and Samuel Brickwedde. Sister of the late Zola Leff and Selma "Toots" Lipsitz. Sister-in-law of Jean Leff, Faige Silverman and Mae Leeds. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Cantor's Discretionary Fund of Oak Park Temple, 1235 N. Harlem Ave., Oak Park 60302.

LEVING, BETTY
(nee COOPER). Mar. 19. Age 81. Wife of the late Leonard. Mother of Elyse Martin and Steven (Denise). Grandmother of Joshua and Matthew Martin and Lauren. Sister of Allen Cooper. Aunt of many. Longtime administrative secretary to the dean of the education department at Governor's State University. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to UNICEF Tsunami Children's Relief Fund c/o Chicago Teachers Union, 222 Merchandise Mart Plaza #400, Chicago 60654.

LONDON, MITCHELL
Age 66. Son of the late Abraham and Alice. Brother of Eileen (the late William) Noosbond. Uncle of Leslie (Michael) La Chapelle, Gary and the late Lisa Noosbond. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Leukemia Research Foundation or Ner Tamid Ezra Habonim Cong.

MIKEL, ANN
(nee KRAVITZ). Mar. 24. Age 85. Wife of the late Joseph. Mother of Susan (Marc) Marcus and the late Sherry Kaplan. Grandmother and great-grandmother. Sister of Selma Fishman and Sherwin (June) Kravitz. Aunt, relative and friend of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to American Diabetes Assoc., 30 N. Michigan #2015, Chicago 60602.

MILLER, MYRLE ISOLDE
(nee TRACHTENBERG). Age 86. Wife of the late Joseph. Sister of Gertrude Ross and Hansi Menken. Aunt of Eugenie Ross-Leming, Robin and Adam Menkin. Owner of Barney and Dude. Friend to many. Private arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to Anti-Cruelty Society, 510 N. LaSalle St., Chicago 60610.

MOLODOW, MARTHA
(nee ORENSTEIN). Mar. 10. Wife of the late Samuel. Father of Lynda Sanford and Bennett. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer's Assoc., 225 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago 60601.

MOSS, MORTON S.
Mar. 20. Age 77. Husband of Donna (nee Miller). Father of David, Steven (Naomi), and Michael (Catherine). Grandfather of Adam, Zachary, Leah, Naftali, Yocheved, Chananya, Joshua and Aaron. Brother of Charles (Meryl Lyn). Son of the late Joseph and Adeline. Partner in Chicago Tire & Supply Co. for 41 years. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 Touhy Ave., Chicago 60645; or Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

OKRENT, GIZELLA ADLER
Age 92. Wife of the late Harry. Mother of Judith (Arthur) Simon, Lawrence (Inez) and Daniel (Rebecca). Grandmother of Mimi (Brad) Saks; Arika (Derrick) Higgins; Joel (Julie) and Karen (David Zasloff) Simon; Sarah, John, Lydia, and the late David Okrent. Great-grandmother of 5. Sister of the late Elemer Adler. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Memorials to ENH Hospice, 1603 Orrington, Evanston 60201; or to the charity of your choice.

OPPENHEIMER, BARRY DARWIN
Age 68. Father of Benjamin Darwin. Brother of Jo; and Tracy O'Katz. Companion of Susan Cord. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

PEARLMAN, EVE
(nee BERMAN). Mar. 24. Age 88. Wife of the late Harry, and the late Philip Kunik. Mother of Simon (Lynn), Maureen (Judge Michael) Jordan, Linda (Lee) Weisenberg and the late Sandra Gordon. Grandmother of Todd (Iris), Scott (Joel) and Brett; Eliza and Jeff Jordan, Scott Weisenberg, Jori Gniadek, Pam (Ron) Rapper, Kim Gordon. Great-grandmother of Bryce, Alex, Jake, Talia, Bryce and Sean. Sister of Bernice (the late Abe) Warshawsky. Sister-in-law of Trudy Kunik and the late Ruthye Pearlman. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Adas Yahuda v Shoshana, 2548 Jasper Court, Northbrook 60062.

PERLMAN, BERNARD
Mar. 28. Age 93. Husband of Evelyn (nee Oberman). Father of Phyllis (Irwin) Javinsky, Bobbi (David) Brenner, and Myron (Dr. Anne Krantz). Grandfather of Steven (Janis) and Caryn Javinsky; Isaac and Michael Krantz Perlman. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim.

PERLMAN, HELEN "GAGGIE"
Age 87. Wife of the late Jack. Mother of Diane "Deedee" (Robert) Heller and Charles (Mira). Grandmother of Julie (Dr. Colman) Kraff, Allison (Seth) Felman, Nicole (Evan) Silverman, Kara and Jacklyn. Great-grandmother of Arielle, Noah and Liza Kraff; Chase, Hannah and Drew Felman. Daughter of the late Louis and Sarah Davis. Sister of Claire (Al) Kahn, Barbara (Walter) Heller, Joseph (Ruth) Davis, and the late Seymour and Jerome Davis. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Center or Lighthouse For the Blind.

POLLACK, TOBY
Mar. 27. Age 90. Husband of Trudy (nee Weinstock). Father of Murray (Francine) and Lloyd (Jan); Rhoda (Kip) Cheroutes. Grandfather of Marilyn (Gregory) Naron, Allie Cheroutes, and the late Darrell (Tamara) and Iris. Great-grandfather of Elliott, Jennifer, Josie and Garrett. Brother of Morton, and the late Dave, Oscar, Molly and Anne. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the DP9 Foundation, 4343 S. Oakley Ave., Chicago 60609; or Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central St., Evanston 60201.

POSEN, FANNIE "FAYE"
Wife of the late Samuel. Mother of Lawrence (the late Helaine) and the late Michael. Grandmother of Laura (James) Michaud, Miles (Laura), and Brian. Great-grandmother of Kevin and Rachel Michaud, Alex and Kayle. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Wilmette. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assoc., 30 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago 60602.

RABIN, BERTHA
(nee SHORE). Mar. 10. Age 94. Wife of the late Hyman. Mother of Judy (Michael) Pinsky and the late Gilbert. Grandmother of David Pinsky, Susie (Christopher) Hultquist, and Jodie (Jay) Rodgers. Great-grandmother of Natalie Hultquist. Sister of Dr. Norman (Liz) Shore. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Make-A-Wish Foundation, 640 N. La Salle St., Chicago 60610.

ROSE, HOWARD RICHARD
Mar. 29, suddenly. Age 52. Son of David and Pearl (nee Lerner). Brother of Donald (Melinda Carter). Nephew and cousin of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 600 S. Federal St. #201, Chicago 60605.

ROSENBERG, NORMAN
Mar. 5. Age 88. Father of Dr. Michael (Patty) and Ilene (Richard Coleman). Grandfather of David, Matthew and Daniel. Brother of Dr. William (the late Harriett), the late Natalie Kruskol and Bertrand (Sharon). Uncle of many. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to the Jewish United Fund, 1 S. Franklin, Chicago 60606.

ROSENTHAL, HELEN S.
(nee SEIDENFELD). Mar. 6. Age 96. Wife of the late Arthur. Mother of Jerald (Sandra); and Carol (Lionel) Brazen. Grandmother of Scott and Cary; Diane Gordon, Judy Brazen Pine, Ellen Chazdon, and Paula Cohen. Great-grandmother of 14. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster St., Skokie 60076.

SCHOTTLAND, RABBI SOLOMON
Husband of Celia (nee Gross). Stepfather of Rabbi Shlomo (Susan) and Rabbi Yitzchak (Bernice) Schwartz. Step-grandfather of 9. Great-grandfather of 8. Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Cong. Anshe Motele, 6526 N. California, Chicago 60645.

SCHUR, LORRAINE
(nee SHAFFER). Mar. 28. Age 76. Wife of the late William B. Mother of Dara (Miye Goishe), Howard, Sheldon (Mary) and Richard. Grandmother of Kazuo, Kelly, Brittany, Matthew and Steven. Sister of Jerome (Alene) Shaffer. Sister-in-law of Minna Schur. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society Road to Recovery, 100 Tristate International #125, Lincolnshire 60069; or Kellogg Cancer Center, 757 Park Ave. West, Highland Park 60035.

SCHWARTZ, HAROLD B.
Feb. 5. Husband of the late Anne (nee Cohen). Father of Arnold M. (Judith). Grandfather of Andrew R. (Pamela); and Paula G. (Marc) McKernan. Great-grandfather of Daniel E. and Jenna L.; Thomas A. and Jonelle R. McKernan. Brother of the late Arthur. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Hospice of the North Shore, 2821 Central, Evanston 60201.

SHEFSKY, DR. SAM
Mar. 28. Age 88. Husband of Esther (nee Bender). Father of Lloyd (Natalie); Roberta Cohen, and Bonnie (Marty) Diamond. Grandfather of Lisa (Gary Price), Eric, and Neil Cohen; Dawn (Howard) Steirn, Julie (Ron) Swidler, Stephanie (Justin) Parker, and Doug (Deena). Great-grandfather of 8. Brother of Helen (the late Dr. Morris) Bernards; Fran (the late Seymour) Borin; Lawry (Elaine) and the late Joseph (Ruth). Parliamentarian and past president of HSG Chapter of The City of Hope, 525 Old Orchard Road, Skokie 60077, where memorials may be sent. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom.

SHUDNOW, DR. BERNARD R.
Age 95. Husband of Lucille (nee Weisberg). Father of Carolee, Bruce and Harold (Leah Hadassah). Grandfather of Lieba and Berel. Brother of Shirley Sass; the late Frank, Louis, Sidney, and Phillip, Dorothy Berk and Estelle Nye. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Rosemont Park.

SINGER, NANCY LYNN
(nee MORGAN). Age 58. Wife of Joel. Mother of Gwen (Alan) Landever and Richard. Grandmother of Elyse. Daughter of Joseph and the late Lottie Morgan. Sister of Michael (Marilyn) Morgan. Sister-in-law of Elaine (Leo) Glochowsky. Longtime teacher in Chicago Public Schools, former owner and directory of Miss Mary's Preschool. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn. PO Box 1130, Fairfax, VA 22038; or American Heart Assn., 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago 60674.

SMALL, GISH
(nee RUBIN). Mar. 8, in New York City. Age 77. Graduate of Roosevelt University. Board member of Kentucky League of Women Voters, member of Women's City Club of NY and National Democratic Women's Club in Washington, DC. Wife of William. Sister of Dorothy Shore and Lucille Levine. Survived by Tamar Small (Jonathan Greif) and Willa (Tom) Kuh. Grandmother of Jesse, Ariela, Leah, Elias, Chloe and Aubrey. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to National Holocaust Memorial Museum, PO Box 90988, Washington, DC 20090-0988.

SOTONOFF, MATTHEW DAVID
Mar. 6. Age 18, suddenly. Son of Patricia and the late Sherwin. Brother of Melissa; and Marcia (Patrick) Donahue. Uncle of Haley Leuze. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to the L.E.A.P. Alternative School, 1544 Brandy Parkway, Streamwood, IL 60107.

SPERLING, SHELDON
Mar. 17. Age 65. Father of Stacy (Rick) Binder, Sheryl (Mitch) Stern, Kelli (Lou) Loiben; Jillian (Shaun Lensing) and Shaun (Jose Alvarez). Grandfather of Danielle, Madison, Carly, Brandon, Mackenzi and Skyler. Brother of Marvin (the late Eunice). Friend of Lynn (Allan) Feinstein.Arrangements by6 Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #206A, Evanston 60201.

STEINBERG, HARRY D.
Mar. 9. Age 94. Husband of Ruth (nee Srery). Father of Ira, Sherry (Bill) Lyons, and the late Benita. Grandfather of Adam and Lisa Lyons. Brother of George (Loreta) and the late Hyman, Erma and Leonard. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chicago 60602.

STERLING, PEARL
(nee SLATKO). Mar. 15. Wife of Sidney. Mother of Marsha (Irwin) Pearlman and Linda (Ron) Joseph. Sister of Bernard (Sophie) Slatko and Mildred Spillman. Grandmother of Jamie (Kevin) Tessler, Steven and Michael Pearlman, Staci and Keith Joseph, and Heather (Jason) Wiener. Great-grandmother of Hannah Tessler. Arrangements Goldstein's Rosenberg's Raphael-Sacks, Philadelphia. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Beth Shalom, Rabbi Walkin's Good and Welfare Fund, 3433 Walters Ave., Northbrook 60062.

STONE, ALFRED O.
Age 89. Husband of the late Ethel (nee Wolfowicz). Father of Jay (Donna), and Nancy (Steffen) Kurz. Grandfather of Rebecca (Steven) Glawe and David. Great-grandfather of Jarold and Sara Glawe. Brother of Dr. Bernard (Mary) and Ira (the late Marjorie). Uncle and friend of many. WWII Army Infantry veteran. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

TEICHER, ANNE
(nee BAUMGARTEN). Mar. 11. Wife of the late Morris. Mother of Penny (fiancé Joey Lemel) Feld. Grandmother of Darren (Jamie) and Mindy (Art Gonzales) Feld. Great-grandmother of Mateo. Sister of Lee (Eleanor) Baumgarten, and the late Gertrude Warshan, Marian Roberts, Albert and Morris Baumgarten. Sister-in-law of Beatrice Baumgarten. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

TILKIN, ELI
Apr. 1. Husband of Shirley (nee Merlin). Father of Ellen (Ira) Baygood and Howard (Marcie). Grandfather of Robert and Jason (Rebecca) Baygood. Great-grandfather of Madelyn Grace Baygood. Brother of the late Sarah (the late Harry) Dubin, Rose (the late Sam) Fisher, and Ben (the late Shirley). Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Menorah Gardens.

URKOV, PEARL
(nee GOTTLIEB). Mar. 8. Age 76. Wife of the late Richard. Mother of Alyne (the late Cary) Polikoff and Dr. James (Ann). Grandmother of Richard and Morgan Polikoff; Samuel, Benjamin and Aviva. Sister of Raymond Gottlieb. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park.

VAN DORF, ROSE
(nee GLASS). Mar. 28. Age 94. Wife of the late Dr. Nathaniel. Mother of Millicent (the late Merritt) Drower and Steven (Barbara). Grandmother of Laura (Daniel) Van Dorf Kelch; Linda and Johanna. Great-grandmother of Madeline Rose and Olivia Ella. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn.

VARON, LILLIAN S.
Age 91. Wife of the late Norman. Mother of Esther and Anita. Grandmother of Steven N., Michael and Steven C. Great-grandmother of Jordan and Emily. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Entombment Shalom. Memorials to Jewish Children's Bureau, 1 S. Franklin, Chicago 60606.

WEINHOUSE, MORRIS
Mar. 22. Age 86. Husband of the late Lillian (nee Blender). Father of Gayle and Alyne. Brother of Ida (the late Morris) Klein and the late Nathan (the late Adele). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WOSCH, PAULA
(nee SPICKER). Age 100. Wife of the late Walter. Mother of Norbert and the late Ursula (Dr. Frank) Lazovick. Grandmother of David (Robin) Lazovick. Great-grandmother of Aaron Lazovick. Arrangements by Weinstein Family Services Chicago. Interment Shalom.

ZIV, MAXINE
Daughter of the late Samuel A. and Dora (nee Clamage) Ziv. Sister of Donna J. and the late Annette Ziv. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to the charities that help many.

Posted: 2/4/2007 12:54:25 PM
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