May 2006

Obituaries

AXELRAD, MARILYN S.
(nee SZOLD). Age 74. Wife for 50 years of Lowell. Mother of Beth (Brian) Zernach and Lee (Jackie Hausman). Grandmother of Aaron, Abby, Danya, Ariel and Akiva. Daughter of the late Jennie and Adolph Szold. Sister-in-law of Alana (Gary) Kastel and Joel. Niece of Burt (Bette) Kessler. Aunt and friend of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Lungevity Foundation, 4541 N. Ravenswood #303, Chgo 60640.

BAER, MARVIN
March 20. Age 88. Husband of Honey (nee Silverman). Father of Valerie (Barry) Goldfedder and Melinda. Brother of the late Robert (Doris) and Bill. Friend of Fred Karm. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

BAUM, MOLLIE
(nee KENIG). Age 91. Mother of Terry Perna. "Nani" of Beth (Joe) Rosenberg, Steven (Julie) and Douglas Perna. Great-grandmother of Max, Megan and Madeleine. Sister of Emanuel and the late Henry Kenig. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Entombent Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

BLINDERMAN, LEONARD
Age 78. Founder of Blinderman Construction Company. Husband for 15 years of Barbara (nee Cohen) and for 31 years of the late Rebecca (nee Kroger). Father of Paul, Steven (Susan) and David (Elizabeth). Grandfather of Jonathan, Samuel, Maximilian and Anna. Brother of Gertrude (Harold) Savitz. Son of the late Sonia and David. Brother-in-law of Yetta Palles. Uncle of Naomi Thompson, Stuart (Amy) Savitz, Eric (Julie Lehman) Palles and Cheryl Ross (Michael) Mitchell. Stepfather of Barbara's children, Susan (Stuart) Fell, and Nancy (Ibo Coban), Andrew, and the late Michael Reib. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Leonard Blinderman Cancer Research Fund, c/o Jacob Bitran, M.D., Lutheran General Hospital, 1700 Luther Lane, Park Ridge 60068.

BLOOM, BERNICE
Daughter of the late Rose and Saul. Niece of Morris (Ann) Cohen and the late Ruth Cohen. Cousin of Roberta and Ron Rosenfeld. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Esther Leah Isaac's G'mach, 6741 N. Mozart Ave., Chgo 60645.

BOGDANOFF, MARVIN
March 9. Age 78. Husband of Barbara Levin (nee Weissman). Cherished by the blended family of Elise Levin and Gil Stein, Abby and Hannah Rose; Earl, Rachel and Arthur Levin; Becca, Jacob and Sarah. Brother of Earl (Gail). Friend of many. Korean War veteran. Long career as social worker for the V.A., and as a family therapist. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to OLLI program, Northwestern U. (847-491-7724) or North Shore Senior Center, 161 Northfield Road, Northfield 60093.

BOVIT, ISAAC SOLOMON
March 15. Age 87, Holocaust survivor. Husband for 51 years of Joan (nee Wasserman). Father of Rabbi Menashe Michael, Ellen (Lyle) Wexler, Miriam ("Marcy" (Steven) Jakubowski, and Mark (Barbara). Grandfather of 15. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Sunset Memorial Lawns. Memorials to Chicago Chesed Fund, 6100 Drake, Chgo 60659.

BURNS, BURTON
Husband of Eunice (nee Berman). Father of Howard (Beth) and Michael (Kathleen). Grandfather of Miles. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Sidney I. Cole Camp Scholarship Fund of Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076.

BURROWS, BERNARD
March 4. Age 84. Father of Monty L. "Skip" (Jan). Son of the late Rose and Joseph. Step-grandfather of Erika (Stephen) Rodriguez and Richard Houston. Great-grandfather of Joshua Rodriguez. Brother of Ann Hoffman, Sylvia (Sol) Solk, Marion Rubin; and the late Morris, Sam, Sol and Albert, Shirley Rappaport, Mildred Hodesh and Pearl Steinborn. Uncle of many. An All-Star, All-State champion at Crane Tech High School, and played one season with the Detroit Pistons. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

CHESIN, FAY
(nee MARKS). March 18. Wife of the late Leonard. Mother of Toby (Jay) Rosenblum and Gary (Marcie). Grandmother of Susan (Mike) Collins, Rachel (Ken) Rogers Rosenblum, and the late Lori and Brian Rosenblum. Great-grandmother of Tyler and Cody Krull. Sister of Sylvia (the late Benjamin) Leavitt. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

COHEN, DORA
(nee ROTHENBERG). March 19. Age 100. Wife of the late Louis. Mother of Gerald (Arlene) and Melvin (Meryl). Grandmother of Roxane (Moe Farsheed) Cohen Silver, Denise (Scott) Heller, Mark (Stacia), Ronald (Julie), Jeffrey and Michael. Great-grandmother of Michael, Nicole, Daniel, Adam, Nathan and Carter. Sister of the late Irving (the late Ann) Rothenberg and the late Bella (the late Hyman) Tucker. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Beth Hillel Cong. Bnai Emunah, 3220 Big Tree Lane, Wilmette 60091.

COHEN, MIRIAM
(nee DIAMOND). Daughter of the late Maurice and Esther Diamond. Wife of the late Bernard. Mother of Dean (Patricia), and Janis (Edward) Walczak. Grandmother of Erica, Julia, Marissa and Sammy. Sister of Reva (the late Walter) Brin. Sister-in-law of Rosalie (Jerald) and Seymour (the late Marilyn). Aunt, great-aunt and friend of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Treasure Coast Hospices, 10360 S. Federal Hwy., Port St. Lucie, FL 34952.

COHN, BERNARD D.
Age 97. Husband for 67 years of Adeline (nee Ostrin). Father of Lawrence (Pearl), and Donna M. (Thomas) Stone. Grandfather of Kim (Ken Wexler) and Thomas Stone, Lisa and Beth. Great-grandfather of Gabe and Raif Wexler, Daniel and Hannah Stone. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Women's American ORT or New Israel Fund.

COHN, MARVIN "BUD"
March 19. Age 83. Husband of the late Lois Claire (nee Cohn). Father of David (Rhonda), Richard and Steven (Mary). Brother of Myrtle (the late Melvin) Goss, Shirley (the late Morrie) Swislow and the late Terry (Pat) Collins. Grandfather of Alyssa, Ted, Matthew, Jason, Ari, Daniel, Ilan, Zach and Tamar. Brother-in-law of Iris (the late Gary) Cannioto, Mark (Pixie) Cohn and the late Nyla (Ira) Aronson. Uncle and great-uncle of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Brain Tumor Research, 2720 River Rd., Des Plaines 60018.

DEREX, FLORENCE
(nee KLAYMAN). March 20. Age 83. Wife of the late Ben Peter. Daughter of the late Rose "Bubby" Klayman. Mother of David and Michael (Mary Jane). Grandmother of Rebecca and Danielle. Sister of the late Al (Evy) Klayman and Kay (the late Lou) Levita. Sister-in-law of the late Herbie (Rose) Derex, Ruby and Eleanor Werner. Aunt and great-aunt of many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom.

DICKMAN, MARY
(nee RUBIN). March 16. Age 89. Wife of Felix, and the late David Lewkovich. Mother of Mark (Pam) Lewkovich. Grandmother of Amy and Jacky Lewkovich. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to a charity of your choice.

FENSTER, LAURA
(nee STERNBERG). Wife of the late Bernard. Mother of Frederic (Leslie), Kenneth and Ivan. Grandmother of Marc (Rachel) Lewin. Great-grandmother of Nesanel Tzvi. Sister of Martin (Joseph Firsching) Sternberg, Florence Berkowitz, and the late Norma Schwartz. Aunt to many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 77 E. Monroe, Chgo 60603.

FOX, BEN N.
Age 87. Husband of the late Lena. Father of Saul, David and Estee. Grandfather of Elise and Jeffrey. Uncle of Myron and Burton Seifer. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

FRIDUSS, DR. ARTHUR J.
Feb. 5. Age 75, in Palo Alto, CA. Husband of the late Goldie (nee Lipton). Son of the late Dr. Mandel and the late Ruth (nee Joffee). Father of Dr. Marc D. (Carrie, nee Pidrak), Dr. Michael E. (Dr. Stephanie), and Marcy Altman Friduss. Grandfather of Matt, Marissa, Madison, Jacqueline and Jonathan Friduss; Grace and Henry Altman. Brother of Sandy. Was on staff at St. Francis Hospital 1961-1991, and practiced dentistry in Calumet Park for 35 years, in Beverly for 7 years. Taught at Loyola School of Dentistry. U.S. Air Force veteran attaining rank of Captain. Member of Rotary International and Lions Club. Former member of Knesset Israel Cong. of Hammond, IN (1959-1970) and Temple Anshe Sholom (1970-2006). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Krueger Funeral Home. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to University of IL, Department of Zoology.

GESS, NATHAN ISRAEL
March 8. Age 93. Husband of the late Rose (nee Marcus). Father of Marylyn (Howard and the late David) Bogan-Minkoff, Samuel (Rosemary) and Martin. Grandfather of Jonathan S. Brother of Henry (Sally), Becky (the late Joe) Solomon, and the late Alf (the late Theresa). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom.

GOLDBERG, BERDENE
(nee BECKER). March 20. Age 88. Wife of the late David. Mother of Rhea (Richard) Lukin and Dr. Alan (Barbara). Grandmother of Dr. Cara (Jeffrey) Williams and Faith (Louis) Dolgin. Great-grandmother of Alexandra Williams, David, Hana and Liah Dolgin. Sister of Harriet (Morton) Neboshik; and the late Mary and Ben (the late Rheva) Becker, Rose (the late Sam) Komenetsky and Edna (the late Nathan) Silverstein. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to your favorite charity.

GOLDMAN, CECIL A.
Husband for 58 years of Miriam (nee Teplitsky). Father of Howard (Susan) and Joel (Kim). Grandfather of Benjy. Son of the late Rabbi Yehudah Dovid and Sarah Esther. Brother of Eileen (the late Norman) Kates and the late Rabbi Alex J. (Edith) and Rabbi Joseph L. (Esther). Uncle of many. Thanks to caregiver Garry Carreon. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to The ARK, 6450 N. California, Chgo 60645; or Cong. Anshe Motele, 6520 N. California, Chgo 60645.

GOLDMAN, SOL, D.D.S.
March 31. Age 86. Husband of the late Anita. Father of Jeannie (Jeff), Charlotte (Richard), Stewart (Dee). Grandfather of Rachel, Ashley, Sara, Charlotte, Hannah, Kyle. Brother of Rabbi Albert (Sylvia). Brother-in-law of Reva. Uncle of many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to a charity of your choice.

GOODMAN, SYLVIA
Age 101. Wife of the late I. Leo. Mother of Charles (Carolyn). Grandmother of Michelle, Dr. Lawrence and Lisa and Ronald and Andrea. Great-grandmother of David Scott, Daniel Joseph, and Tyler Quinn Goodman. Sister of the late Mollie Feldner, Morris and Reuben Revzen, Rose Simon. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn.

GREEN, SYLVIA
(nee MILLER). Wife of the late Benjamin. Mother of Carol Mittleman, Eugene (Marjorie) and Kenneth (Sarena). Grandmother of Mitchell, Seth, Tracy, Tara and Jaime. Sister of Seymour Miller. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Shir Hadash Reconstructionist Synagogue, 3380 Commercial Ave., Northbrook 60062.

GREENBERG, NATHAN
March 8. Age 93. Son of the late Joe and Hinda. Brother of the late Florence. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals.

GREENBLATT, ALBERT
Husband for 10 ½ years of Mamie and for 52 years of the late Miriam. Father of Cooki (Ron) Pales and the late Sharon (Arnold) Boron. Grandfather of Lisa, Eric, Lane and Kara (Randy) Rabin. Great-grandfather of Dylan. Stepfather of Jason (Elyse) Gates and their children, Kyle and Josh. Brother of Newt (Helen) and the late Henry (Rhoda) and Ted (Sadelle). Uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to your favorite charity.

GUMBINER, MORTON
March 31. Age 79. Husband for 49 years of Elaine (nee Larner). Father of Daniel (Sherry), and Sharon (Kenny) Mintz. Grandfather of Lauren, Matthew, Brandon and Michael. Brother of Phyllis (Milton) Bobier. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Children's Memorial Hospital – K.I.D.S.S. for Kids, 2300 Children's Plaza, Box 4, Chgo 60614.

ISRAELSTAM, BEATRICE
(nee RUDEN). March 15. Age 96. Artist and scholar. Wife for 70 years to Alfred W. Mother of Frances (David) Levin and David (Elizabeth Blake). Grandmother of Amy Levin Bayersdorfer, Cheryl Levin and Shana (Johan) Kellum. Great-grandmother of Gage, Rachel, Tova and Simon. Survived by sisters Sylvia Brull and Nettie Silverman. Care provided by Jadwiga and Krystyna. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60026.

KASE, FRED "FREDDY"
Husband for 41 years of Sonda (nee Nimerov). Father of Scott (Debby) and Denise (Michael) Nabat. Grandfather of Serena and Brandon; and Jacob, Jordan and Jessica Nabat. Brother of Lois (the late Irving) Rubin and Jackie (Abe) Nevel. Brother-in-law of Larry and Reni Kron. Uncle of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

KATZ, SHABTAI ALEXANDER
Holocaust survivor, devoted to Judaism. Husband of Yvette. Father of Deborah Shemesh Katz. Family and friend to many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Am Yisrael, 4 Happ Road, Northfield 60093; or Chai Center, 2904 Old Glenview Road, Wilmette 60091.

KAUFMAN, IDA
(nee STEINBERG). Wife of Earl and the late Herbert Goldberg. Mother of Sheri (David) Sandrof. Former mother-in-law of Arlan Cohen. Grandmother of Hallie and Brooke Cohen and Jeremy Sandrof. Sister of David (Annette) Steinberg, Max (Sylvia) Steele; and the late Lillian (Ted) Tovrog, Bernard and William (the late Thelma) Steinberg. Stepmother of Elaine (Norton) Sarnoff and Ronald Kaufman. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Alzheimer's Disease Assn., 4709 Golf Road #1015, Skokie 60076.

KLEVS, DELLA
(nee LEVINE). March 12. Age 79. Wife of Alvin. Mother of Barry and Mardi (Joseph Feinglass). Grandmother of Maxwell Feinglass and Aja. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Shore Community Services, 4232 Dempster, Skokie 60076.

KOTZ, PEARL
(nee MEDAVOY). Age 82. Wife of the late Marshall. Mother of Mark, Lisa (Jerry) Bockenek. Grandmother of Jason and Alison Bockenek. Sister of the late Michael (Dora) Medavoy and the late Gloria Downing. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to American Cancer Society, American Heart Assn., or Hadassah.

LAUTER, LEONARD H.
March 30. Age 78. Husband for 39 years of June A. (nee Lurie). Father of Bonnie (Bruce) Kolton, Geri (Mark) Mann, Judy (Paul) Katz and Randy (Kent) Silberman. Grandfather of Dana (Lawrence Finer), Bryan (Leah) and Scott Kolton; Stephanie (Alex) Krasny; Rachel (Adam) Beltzman; David, Jeffrey, and the late Staci Mann; Danny, Dara and Greg Katz; Lana and Brett Silberman. Great-grandfather of Lexie and Bella Kolton, Jaden and Cameron Beltzman. Brother of Yale (Elaine), and the late Bernice Cronin. Son of the late Belle and Ira. Uncle of Janet (Wally) Klinger, Gaye (Harry) Mitchell, Ira (Trina) Lauter and Iralee Cronin. Great-uncle of Carly and Jake Mitchell. Friend to many. Respected lawyer to many professional associates and clients. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025; or Foundation for Developmentally Disabled Children, 2218 N. Monticello Ave., Chgo 60647.

LEWITZ, MICHAEL
March 12. Age 56. Husband of Irene (nee Crovetti). Father of Tania (Jess) Frazee and Charlie (Chad) Saffro. Grandfather of Destiny, Brittany and Jade Frazee. Daddy of Lucy and Ethel. Son of Cecil and Nancy. Brother of Jack. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Memorials to Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, 675 N. St. Clair St., Chgo 60611; or Make-A-Wish Foundation, 640 N. LaSalle St. #280, Chgo 60610.

LIEBERMAN, HOWARD LESLIE, M.D.
March 17. Age 83. Husband of Natalie (nee Rayman) for 59 years. Father of John (fiancée Ellen Bauer) and James (Dr. Dorian Polson); and Julie (Greg) Oslan. Grandfather of Ben, Marley, Jesse, Rosamond and Lara; and Jacqueline and Leslie Oslan. Brother of the late Orville (Karen). Son of the late Julia and Maurey. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, 29 E. Madison St., Chgo 60602; or Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Dept. of Ophthalmology, 251 E. Superior, Chgo 60611.

MANN, CLARENCE
Age 81. WWII veteran. Husband for 55 years of Bernice (nee Rice). Father of Michael, Jim (Marla) and Kathy. Grandfather of Josh, Eric, Zach, Katie and Holly. Brother of the late Molly Tulsky. He was a founder of The Affiliated Bank Group, president of Franklin Park Bank, and a member of the board of directors for MB Financial. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

MILLER, LUCILLE
(nee FOGEL). March 13. Age 88. Mother of Janie (Richard) Strauss, Dr. Sheldon (Roberta) and Barry Edelson. Grandmother of Susan, Marcia, Richard and Emma. Great-grandmother of Ruby and Ella. Sister of Bill Fogel and the late Ruth Lockett. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Rosemont Park.

NEUMANN, HOWARD
Age 64. Husband of Mira Dawn (nee Liebling). Father of Lisa (Michael) Kogan, Michael and Seth. Brother of Barbara (Mark) Gelfeld. Uncle of Adam and Dana. Cousin of Brent, Keith, Craig and Delores Bandalin. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. B'nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim, 901 Milwaukee, Glenview 60025.

NOVAK, SARAH SCHECHTER
(nee SILBERMAN). Age 95. Wife of the late Oscar Schechter and Ben. Mother of Allen (Esther) Schechter and Marilyn (Arthur) Phillips. Grandmother of Susan and David (Valerie) Phillips, Deborah (Michael Hahn) and Daniel (Laura Castleman) Schechter. Great-grandmother of 6. Sister of Clara (Norman) Boron; and the late Ben (Eva) and Hyman Silberman, Sam Stevens and Lee (Morris) Shapiro. Sister-in-law of Claire Silberman and Bea Stevens. Aunt and great-aunt of many. Founding member and first president, A.L. Sachar Lodge, B'nai Brith. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn.

PATNER, ROSELYN "ROZ"
(nee SHAPIRO). Age 74. Receptionist for the Village of Skokie, Village Hall, for many years. Wife of Irving. Mother of Maureen (Steven) Zazove, Howard (Vicki) and the late Scot. Mother-in-law of Corinna Rainey. Grandmother of Robin and Jaime Zazove, and Tyler. Sister of Honey Sampson (Mort) Pollock. Auntie Roz and friend to many. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Leukemia Research Foundation, 2700 Patriot Blvd. #100, Glenview 60026; or Greater Illinois Multiple Sclerosis Society, 910 W. Van Buren St., Chgo 60607.

PHILLIPS, LEE
March 29. Age 90. Husband of the late Hazel (nee Bard). Father of Alan (Betsy). Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

PILLER, JACK H.
March 28. Age 80. Husband of Alice (nee Shakow). Father of Simon (Carole), Charles (Surry Bunnell), Geoffrey (Karen Tiedemann); and Janet (Robert) Garren. Grandfather of Alicia, Nathan, David, Aaron. Brother of William (Muriel); and Claire (the late Denton) Phillips. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Solel, 1301 Clavey Road, Highland Park 60035; or Parkinson's Disease Foundation, 833 Washington Blvd., Chgo 60607.

PINSHOWER, HANS
March 30. Age 86. Husband of the late Johanna (nee Riegler). Father of Chuck (Lea) and Kurt. Grandfather of Scott and Jason. Brother of the late Yaakov (Rachel) Porat. Uncle of Heinz Wetzlar and many in Israel. Great-uncle of Karin, Susy and Mimi Alcabes. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Magen David Adom Midwest Region, 8930 Gross Point Rd. #800, Skokie 60077; or Temple Chai, 1670 RFD, Long Grove 60047.

PRUVF, MARY T.
Wife of the late Milton Pruvf and Nathan Levine. Mother of Rosalyn (the late Norman) Dinoff. Grandmother of Sheldon (Sheila) and the late Harold Dinoff. Great-grandmother of David Dinoff. Sister of the late Sam and Robert Wallin. Aunt of Robin, Tenna and Joshua Wallin and many others. Daughter of the late Harry and Anna Wallen. Friend of Chuck Bleck. Survived by many friends at ORT, the Levy Center, and others. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Waldheim.

REDER, BERNARD P.
Age 83. Husband of the late Shirley (nee Warshaw). Father of Rhonda Wolff, Richard (Marlene), and Elise (Marco) Benassi. Grandfather of Elizabeth, Dan, Jake, Jeremy, Peter and Michael. Brother of Bill (the late Cathy). Stepson of Ruth. Brother-in-law of Judy (the late Joseph) Altschuler. Uncle, great-uncle and friend of many. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Beth Am, 225 N. McHenry Rd., Buffalo Grove 60089; or American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chgo 60604.

REEDER, JEANETTE
(nee LEVIN). Age 87. Wife of Frank. Mother of Elisabeth (Alan) Sklar. Grandmother of Denise (David) Eisenberg and James (Lauren) Sklar. Great-grandmother of Joseph and Sarah. Sister of the late Sam, Julius and Sarah. Sister-in-law of Abe (Mickey). Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park.

RENNER, HARVEY
Husband for 63 years of Evelyn (nee Resnick). Father of Michael, Ilene (Dr. Larry) Weisman, and the late Phillip. Grandfather of Mindi (Luke) Musselman, Staci (Charlie) Kilpatrick, Andy and Mark Weisman. Great-grandfather of Demi, Landin and Matthew. Friend to may. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chgo 60604.

ROBBINS, PEARL
(nee PODOROWSKY). Wife of the late Dr. Kenneth C. Mother of Paula (Bill) Lange and Shelley (John Plano). Grandmother of Matthew (Marnie) and Anne Spiegel and Isabel Robbins-Plano. Sister to Edith (Maurice) Nagle. Sister-in-law of Seymour (Betty) Robbins and Toby (Bill) Friedman. Aunt to many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Hadassah, 4711 Golf Rd. #600, Skkie 60076; or Solomon Schechter Middle School Library, 3210 Dundee Rd., Northbrook 60062.

ROSENBAUM, INA CLARE LEVI
Formerly of Rochester, NY. Wife of the late Hazzan Samuel. Mother of Michael, Judith Witt, and David. Grandmother of Abigail Witt, Daniel and Adam. Sister of Roslyn Levi Griesbach and Oscar (Rhoda) Levi. Aunt of Fern (Jerry), Steven (Diane), Lee (David) and Susan. Great-aunt of Adam and Jim. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment in New York. Memorials to Women's American ORT, or CJE.

ROSENBLUM, VICTOR G.
Age 80, just completing 47 years teaching as professor of law and political science at Northwestern University. Husband of Louise (nee Rann). Father of Susan (Richard) Rabens, Ellen (Richard Meeker), Laura (Rex) Peterson, Keith (Rita), Jon, Peter, Warren (Nicole Blumner) and Joshua. Grandfather of 17. Brother of Albert (Ruth). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Shore Services for Developmental Disabilities, 4232 W. Dempster St., Skokie 60076.

SCHECKMAN, EVELYN RAE
March 21. Age 99. Daughter of the late Julius and Jennie Scheckman. Sister of the late Maurice (the late Ida), Meyer "Mike" (the late Jeanette) and Harry "Ty" Scheckman. Aunt of Renee Reinganum, Ina Feldman, Robert Scheckman and Judy Hedges. Former chapter president and life member of B'nai B'rith Women. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials fo Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

SCHER, HARRY
Age 85. Husband of Dorothy (nee Blumenthal). Father of Steven (Eleanore) and Sandra. Grandfather of Carol and Joanne. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home.

SEGAL, IRVING J.
March 27. Husband of the late Edith (nee Fischer). Father of Nathaniel, Hallie (Edward Queen) and Elizabeth. Grandfather of Mendel; Jonah and Sarah Queen. Brother of Elmer R. (Lita). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 150 N. Michigan Ave. #400, Chgo 60601.

SHAPIRO, JACK E.
Age 77. Husband of the late Gloria, and companion of Harriet Silber. Father of Carrie and Lyle. Son of the late Mary and Irving. Nephew, cousin and friend. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Donations to ENH Hospice, 1603 Orrington #300, Evanston 60201.

SHERWIN, THEODORE R.
Age 92. Husband of the late Mildred (nee Toppel). Son of the late Tillie and Louis. Father of Robert (fmr. daughter-in-law Jeanne), Janis (Stuart Edelman), Scott (Jody), Philip (Carla) and Kenneth. Grandfather of Brian (Wendy) and Keith (Cari) Edelman; Cierra, Melissa, Sydney, and Marlee. Great-grandfather of Dylan Edelman. Youngest brother of the late Walter, Julius (Melba), Rose (late Udell Dubow), Arthur (late Ruth) and Annette (late Sol Carmel). Brother-in-law of Bertha (late Max Plusker); and the late Gertrude (late Harry Schaffer), Ethel (late Sam Kaplan), Morrie (Lillian Toppel), and Irving (Betty) Toppel. Practiced law for 60 years with Julius Sherwin at the law firm of Sherwin & Sherwin. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Rehabilitation Inst. of Chicago, 345 E. Superior, Chgo 60611.

SPECTER, MIRIAM
March 4. Age 100, of Tucson, AZ, formerly of Chicago. Predeceased by husband of 71 years, Samuel; son, Gerald, and brother, Sam. Survived by children, Maynard "Bud" (Syral), and Betejoy (Rabbi Arthur R.) Oleisky; sister, Lill Havens; daughter-in-law, Elaine; 8 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was a 15-year volunteer at Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging; a life member of Hadassah; president of Na'Amat; president of the Anshe Emet Sisterhood; member of Anshei Israel and its Sisterhood, and Torah Fund supporter for over 50 years. With her husband, Sam, she was honored with the A.J. Heschel Award from the Solomon Schechter Day Schools in Chicago. Interment Anshei Israel Section – Evergreen. Memorials to Cong. Anshe Israel and/or Handmaker.

STERN, BERTHA
(nee GOLDBERG). March 22. Age 95. Wife of the late Isadore. Mother of Razzie (Armand) Bendersky, Lynn (Jack) Roth and Sheila (Norman) Lebovitz. Grandmother of Ellen (David) Steelman, Tamara (Jeffrey) Horwitz, Alissa (Tony) French, Lee (Wendy) and Ari (Drew) Bendersky, and Jenifer Roth. Great-grandmother of Shana, Ilana, Jason, Alexa, Julia, Sammy, Jacob, Kaylee and Abigail. Sister of Eva (the late Jules) Kaye. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to Jason Roth Scholarship at Kendal College, 900 N. North Branch, Chgo 60622.

SUPERFON, ANNA
Daughter of the late Charles and Pearl. Friend of the late Rose (the late Norman) Prock and the late Annette Wagner. Aunt of Neil and Edward Superfon. Private arrangements at Beth Hamedrosh Hagodel Cemetery, Milwaukee, by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to a charity of your choice.

SUSKIN, PEARL
(nee CYNTROPE). March 22. Age 81. Wife for 56 years of the late Sam "Shikey." Mother of Jacqueline (Ronald) Heilbrunn and Sheila. Grandmother of Erin (Andrew) Vahrenkamp and Heidi Heilbrunn. Sister of the late Sadie Friedlander. Daughter of the late Bessie and Joseph Cyntrope. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle St. #2015, Chgo 60604.

TASLEY, MELVIN "BUDDY"
Husband of Estherann (nee Badesch) for 61 years. Father of Naureen Tama Tasley, Lenna (Al) Tasley-Broome and Meg Hall. Grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and uncle. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

TAUSSIG, THEKLA K.
(nee KAHN). March 28. Age 93. Wife of the late Ernst. Mother of Stuart (Marianne) and Lynn (Lisa). Grandmother of Elaine (Tom Duston), Mark (Beth), Heather (Brett Miller) and Jennifer; and Ava (Jeff) Weinstein. Great-grandmother of Lindsey, Hannah and Shelbi; Zoe and Jessie Miller; and Carson Duston. Friend and former mother-in-law of Gloria. Sister of the late David (Rose), Norbert (Jean) and Henry Kahn, and Erna (Hans) Seligman. Sister-in-law of Eva Kahn. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Second Home Cemetery, Milwaukee, Wis. Memorials to Jewish Family Services, 3201 S. Tamarac Drive, Danver, CO 80231; or Taussig Israeli Scholarship Fund, Attn: Mandy Oskin, Jewish Federation, 1 S. Frnklin #607, Chgo 60606.

WADIPIAN, NEAL F.
Husband of Sharon (nee Oliff). Father of Richard (Ana), Stacy (Dr. Brian) Berk, Earl (Sonia) Melnik, Heather (Todd) Price. Grandfather of Bailey Melnick, Samantha. Brother of the late Marvin. Son-in-law of Evelyn (the late Sol) Oliff. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Heart Assn.

WEISBERG, WILLIAM D.
Age 93. Husband of the late Helen. Father of Roberta (Sam) Goldman and David (Cyd). Grandfather of Neal, Rick (Jill) and Andy Goldman; and Brian. Great-grandfather of Benjamin and Eleanor Goldman. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WEXLER, HARVEY
Age 74. Husband for 47 years of Sheila (nee Ulit). Father of Vicki (Bill) Goldberg, Andrea (Stuart) Ship, Geoffrey (Shelly) and Ken (Kim Stone). Grandfather of Carrie, Paige, Lauren, Jordan, Micaela, Gabe, Raif, Daniel, Sydney, and the late Barry. Brother of Paul (Louise) Lapping and the late Bennett. Brother-in-law of Marilyn (the late Keith) Chulock. Uncle, nephew, cousin, great-uncle and friend to many. Founding member of Cong. Kol Emeth. Served honorably in the U.S. Marine Corps. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Cong. Kol Emeth, 5130 W. Touhy, Skokie 60077; or Leukemia Research Foundation, 2700 Patriot Blvd., Glenview 60026.

WILLIS, NETTY
(nee GRUDSKY). Age 87. Wife of the late Sidney. Mother of Hester (Larry) Zaccanti and Stephen (Batya). Grandmother of Sheldon and Bruce (Rosemary) Zaccanti; Jared, Sari, Ethan and Naomi. Great-grandmother of Jonathan, Samantha, Sidney, Noah, Joshua and Samuel. Sister of Eleanor Singer and Annette Sutton, and fond aunt. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Moriah Cong., 200 Taub Drive, Deerfield 60015.

WOLF, MIRIAM A.
March 6. Age 97. Wife of the late Louis. Mother of Barbara (Leon) Gordon. Grandmother of Sarah (Dragan) Maric and Joseph Bezark. Aunt to many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Intombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Mattoon Jewish Community Center, 1608 Richmond Ave., Mattoon, IL 61938.

ZEIDEN, HERBERT GUY
March 11. Age 63. Father of Cynthia Zeiden (Tommy Tang). Son of the late Irving and Jean Zeidenstein. Brother of the late Judith (Alvin) Liebling. Uncle of Lisa Liebling. Friend and former husband of Sylvia (Arthur) Gillis. He was a writer and published researcher of the history of the Khazars. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Red Door Animal Shelter, 2410 W. Lunt, Chgo 60645 (773) 764-2242; or LUNGevity Foundation, 4541 N. Ravenswood Ave. #303, Chgo 60640.

ZISOOK, BARBARA
Age 54. Wife of Stuart. Mother of Joel. Daughter of Calvin and Lila Glustoff. Sister of Alan (Barbara) Glustoff and Judi (David) Saperstein. Friend and family to many. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Northbrook District 27, 1250 Sanders Road, Northbrook 60062; or Cong. Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Road, Northbrook 60062.

Posted: 2/4/2007 12:59:07 PM
comments powered by Disqus