July 2006

Obituaries

BARSTON, MARILYN
(nee PECKEN). Wife of the late William. Mother of Larry (JoAnne). Nanny of Steven (Suzie), Lisa (Lee) Shlifka. Sister of the late Raymond (Faye) Pecken, Shirley (the late Victor) Kochan and Norman (Camille) Pecken. Aunt and great-aunt. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St., Evanston 60201.

BEDNO, HOWARD
May 15. Age 87. Husband of Catherine (nee Jergovich). Father of Major Sheryl (Greg Crawford), Rebecca (David Mortazavi). Grandfather of Matthew. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chgo 60604-9807; or National Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 215 W. Illinois #1C, Chgo 60610.

BENARIO, HONORA
(nee BERNSTEIN). May 15. Wife of the late Walter. Mother of Howard (Julie) and the late Greg. Grandmother of Steven and Paul. Sister of Estelle (Marvin) Cooperman. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment New Light. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #206A, Evanston 60201; or the charity of your choice.

BRODSKY, CHARLOTTE
Wife of the late Irvin for over 66 years. Mother of Karen (Bob) Winkelmann and Bob (Gail). Nana of Steve (Ilisa) and Jeff (Jean) Rissman; Laura (David) Shea; Jenny, Ben and Elli; Terri (Paul) Henderson, and Chris (Cheryl) Winkelmann. Great-grandmother of Judge, Shayna, Noah, Arlo, Ariel, and Gabe Rissman; Sophie and Tatum Shea; and Emma, John, Charlie and Holly Henderson. Aunt to Bene Tanenbaum, Lorraine (Lou) Beraha, and many others. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

BUDNICK, RACHEL
(nee GLEICH). Mother of Devora (David Casalino) and Ari. Buba of Kaila. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Rosehill.

CAPLAN, GERALD "JERRY"
Husband of Pearl (nee Sternberg) for 47 years. Father of Robin (John) McGinnis and Dana (Joseph) Zuckerman. Grandfather of Rachel, Sean and Sarah McGinnis; Jennifer and Rebecca Zuckerman. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Entombment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

CHOLL, JANICE
May 6. Age 74. Daughter of the late Louis and Bessie. Sister of the late Miriam C. (the late Manuel "Manny") Resnick. Aunt "Ta" of Howard (Debbie), Ruth and David (Ellen) Resnick. Great-aunt of Marlena and Maya Resnick. Friend of many. World traveler and longtime Chicago Public Schools educator. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to National Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 600 S. Federal St. #201, Chgo 60605.

COHEN, MERRILL K.
May 14. Formerly of Ft. Lauderdale and Indianapolis. Husband of Hermine (nee Chalfin). Father of Ellen (John) Elwell, Carl (Shirley, nee Frum), and Gary (Pam, nee Rosen). Grandfather of 6. Great-grandfather of 5. Brother of Harvey (Robin, nee Bernstein) and Hennie (Morrie) Elisco.

CRANDUS, ROSLYN "ROZ"
(nee COHEN). Wife of Harold for 48 years. Mother of Mindy (Gary) Sircus and Larry. Grandma of Kyle and Joel. Sister of Lois (Sidney) Eskenazi and the late Charles P. Cohen. Sister-in-law of Norman (Laurel), Lenoard (Joyce) Ganek, Barbara (Marshall) Rabovsky, and the late Harriet (the late Gil and the late Phil Morrison) Richmond. Aunt of many and family matriarch. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to PanCAN, 2141 Rosecrans Ave. #7000, El Segundo, CA 90245; or Anshe Emet Synagogue, 3751 N. Broadway, Chgo.

DEMBO, HAROLD
Husband of Sadie for over 65 years. Father of Jeffrey (Beverly). Grandfather of Laura (fiancé Andrew Kaplan) and Stephen (Jessica). Uncle of Nancy (Bob) Paul and Suellen Bilow. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview 60025.

DIAMOND, SYLVIA
(nee COHEN). May 10. Age 105. Wife of the late Max. Mother of Francine (the late Alexander) Steinman. Grandmother of Linda (Marvin) Gordon and Barry (Penny) Steinman. Great-grandmother of Sharon Gordon, Nancy (Robert) Nasby, Havilah and Tzytle Steinman. Great-great-grandmother of Sophia Nasby. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Council for Jewish Elderly, 3003 W. Touhy, Chgo 60645.

DURCHIN, CAROL
(nee CANTOR). May 9. Wife of Paul. Mother of Toni (Robert) Werner and Ronald (Lisa). Grandmother of Joshua, Eli, Jessica, Jack, Ella and Tess. Sister of Gloria (Shelly) Kaiz. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to Women's American ORT, 3701 Commercial Ave. #13, Northbrook 60062.

DWORKIN, MAE V.
Age 87. Wife of the late Irvine. Mother of Anne Gelb, Deloris (Gene) Jackson and Marsha (Dan) Kelly. Grandmother of Randall (Debbie) and Jordan (Jill) Gelb; Jamee Natella; Lisa (Dan) Dosenbach; and Lainie Logalbo. Great-grandmother of Lucas, Haley, Ariella, Sydney, Jared, Jacob, Kayla, Spencer, Brooke, Connor, Dillon, Trevor, Trent, and Tyler. Friend of Diana and Claude. Employee for over 40 years at Ohmite, and volunteer at Opportunity Elaine Settler Foundation and B'Nai Brith. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

EISENBERG, SELMA
(nee SHACHNOVITZ). Age 83. Wife of the late Mayer. She will be missed by her family in Israel. Dedicated volunteer at The ARK, where her piano playing brought great joy to many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Rosehill. Memorials to The ARK, 6450 N. California, Chgo 60645.

FEINBERG, STANLEY KNOX
Age 90. Chicago attorney. Husband of the late Lois (nee Simon) for 63 years. Son of the late Anne and Judge Michael. Brother of Eileen (Bernard) Burdman and the late Betty (late George) Epstein. Uncle of Michael (LaDina) Epstein, Barbara (Richard) MacArthur, Nancy Katz, and the late Alan (Bebe) Epstein. Great-uncle of Mark (Karen), Jay (Julie), Craig (Joy), Ryan and Julie Epstein; Jessica and Aaron Katz; Jeffrey Gill; Timothy and Adam MacArthur. Great-great-uncle to 5. Private arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Memorials to Friedman Place, 5527 N. Maplewood, Chgo 60625.

FRANKEL, PHYLLIS
(nee LANDERMAN). June 3. Age 79. Wife of Mel for 57 years. Mother of Steve (Joan), and Alisa (Jeff) Kannett. Grandmother of Erin and Taylor Kannett. Sister of the late Carl (Bobbie) Landers. Sister-in-law of Dr. Jerome (Rhoda). Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Women's American ORT, 3701 Commercial #13, Northbrook 60062; or Alzheimer's Disease Assn., 4709 Golf Rd. #1015, Skokie 60076.

GLICKMAN, CYNTHIA J.
(nee GORDON). Age 65. Wife of Sam for 45 years. Mother of Mark (Debra) and Sharon. Grandmother of Alana, Rachel, Jaclyn and Brittany. Sister of Dr. Bruce (Kathy) Gordon and Andrea (Tom) Goese. One of her joys was teaching piano to her grandchildren, nephews and niece. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Myasthenia Gravis Foundation, 300 N. Elizabeth #610-C, Chgo 60607.

GOLDMAN M.D., MICHAEL E.
Age 57. Diplomate, American Board of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, and Facial Plastic Surgery at Northwestern Memorial and St. Francis hospitals. Husband of Lynne (nee Epstein) for 28 years. Father of Jeffrey and Stacey. Son of Yetta and the late Max. Brother of Donna Ruby. Brother-in-law of Barry Epstein. He will be missed by his friends and extended family. Arrangements by Goldman Funeral Group. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Beth Shalom, 3433 Walters Ave., Northbrook 60062; or Friends of the Israel Defense Forces, 29 E. Madison, Chgo 60602.

GRACE, JOE J.
May 25. Husband of Sydelle (nee Udkoff). Father of Kenneth (Jeannine) and Steven (Jeannette). Brother of the late Bernard (the late Faye). Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Jewish Oakridge. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

GREEN, RUTH
May 23. Age 91. Daughter of the late Meir and Mary Green. Sister of Rose (I. Ian) Dick; and the late Frank and Lillian Green, Anna and Harry Emmerman, Sylvia and Henry Gronow, Sara Wojtas, and Sam and Gladys Green. Aunt and great-aunt to many. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Glen Oak.

HERTZ, JACK
June 2. Age 92. Husband of the late Mary (nee Cigoj). Father of Sylvia (Marvin) Lurie and Dan (Sue). Grandfather of Rebecca (Brian) Robins, Adam (Kelly) Lurie, Cyndy (Bob) Schlessinger; Tim (Debbie), Russell (Tana) and David (Steffany); and Darlene (the late Joe) Czagas. Great-grandfather of 12. Friend of Elsie Whiteford. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Menorah Gardens. Friends are asked to plant a tree in Jack's memory.

HIRSCH, MAYA REBECCA
May 20, tragically, at age 4. Daughter of David Hirsch and Danit Steinbach. Sister of Ben and Gabriel. Granddaughter of Ilana and Mort Balaban, Joav Steinbach, Renee Hirsch, David Schwartz, and the late Jay G. Hirsch. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom.

HORN, LARRY
May 27. Age 44. Son of Zal and Beverly. Father of Nikki and Marisa. Brother of Philip (Debbie) and Susan. Nephew of Allan. Also survived by many family members and a world of friends. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chgo 60602; or American Heart Assn., 200 S. LaSalle St., Chgo 60604-9807.

JACOBS, MAURICE A.
May 27. Age 99. Husband of the late Jessie (nee Bennett) and Dorothy Hayman. Father of Arnold (Elayne) and Terry (Coral). Grandfather of Michael (Jackie), Marc (Vanessa), Danny (Rob), Aaron and Jessie. Great-grandfather of Jonah, Noah and Jordyn. Brother of Irving (Lorraine), the late Sadie (the late Joseph) Neuman, and the late Jack (Hielda) and late Robert (the late Edith). Uncle of Trudi Goldberg. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cong. Kol Emeth, 5130 W. Touhy Ave., Skokie 60077; or Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview 60025.

JAFFE, HOWARD H.
May 8. Age 92. Husband of Kay (nee Stein) for over 64 years. Father of Mike, and Jean (Ronald) Friedman. Grandfather of Rebekah (Jonathan) Wildman, Jessica (Avi) Blazer, Rachel and Jonina Friedman. Great-grandfather of Aviv Wildman. Holocaust survivor and World War II veteran. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment New Light. Memorials to Jewish United Fund, 1 S. Franklin, Chgo 60606.

JAFFE, SHIRLEY
(nee DAVIS). May 27. Wife of the late Aaron. Mother of Austin (Lynn) and Yale (Susan). Grandmother of Alexander, Roxanne, Bryan, and Jason. Sister of Rose (Harry) Cooper, Benjamin (the late Sherry) Davis, and the late Florence Tarantur. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle St. #900, Chgo 60604.

KAGAN, JAMES R.
May 15. Age 56. Husband of Chara (nee Gertsoyg). Father of Julia (Grant) Blumenthal. Grandfather of Justin Blumenthal. Brother of Colleen Huff. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Sunset. Memorials to Lubavitch Chabad, 755 Huehl Rd., Northbrook 60062.

KAMISH, NANCY CAROL
Age 54. School, children and family photographer for more than 15 years. Wife of Marc Bermann. Mother of Daniel and Sam Berkman. Daughter of the late Nathaniel and Gloria Denn Kamish. Sister of Susan (Barry) Durr. Stepsister of Joel and Nancy Collins. Aunt of Erin, Jonathan, Ari and Ethan. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere Dr., Northbrook 60062.

KANTER, MAX M.
April 29. Age 71. Father of Philip. Cousin of many, including Dr. Herbert (Kathy) Kanter, Dr. Shelle (Arnold Abrams) Kelz, and Renee Reznick. Postal worker for 40 years, and friend to many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Jewish Waldheim.

KLEIN, GARY
Age 48. Son of Dolores (nee Hersh) and the late Eli. Brother of Nancy and David Vignolo. Uncle of Samantha, Jordyn and Jason Vignolo. Nephew of Ruth and William Rothman and Jerome and Marilyn Hersh. Cousin of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

KRAMER, SARAH
(nee CHALET). Wife of Allen for 66 years. Mother of Edith (Jeffrey) Light and Stephen (Marlene). Grandmother of Jordan Light, Rachel (Dr. Nate) Tricker, Aron (Alison) and Laura (Eric Frederick). Great-grandmother of Jacob and Samuel. Sister of Harold (Rosalind) Chaet and the late Louis Chaet and Anne Ehrlich. Past president of B'nai Brith; board member and financial secretary of Eastlin ORT; Sisterhood board member and feature writer of Lincolnwood Jewish Cong. Sisterhood Bulletin. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Chicago Region ORT, 9225 Kostner, Skokie 60076; or Magen David Adom Chicago Chapter, 8930 Gross Point Rd., Skokie 60077.

LASCOE, SEYMOUR
May 8. Age 85. Husband of Shirley (nee Friedman). Father of Linda (Jeff) Moe and Debbie (Ted) Konow. Grandfather of Stephanie, Daniel, and Jonathan Konow, and Jackie (Andy) Maravola. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

LEIB, JOSEPH
Age 93. Husband of the late Ruth (nee Lichtenstein). Father of Susan (Harold) Schmidt. Papa of Eric (Danielle), David (Tiffany) and Rebecca Schmidt. Great-grandfather of Avery and Evan. Special caregiver Doina Man. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to ALS Foundation, 27001 Agoura Rd. #150, Calabasa Hills, CA 91301-5104.

LONDON, LOIS ANN
(nee ROSENFELD). Age 71. Wife of the late Sidney. Mother of Howard (Nancy), Michael (Tracey), Richard (Jenny), and Billy (Sari). Grandmother of Michelle, Jacqueline, Josh, Brittany, Stephanie, Ashley, Jared and Elyana. Sister of Phyllis (the late Harry) Weisberg. Sister-in-law of Barbara (George) Jacobs. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society.

MAGIDSON, SHIRLEY
(nee WEININGER). Age 89. Wife of the late Sam. Mother of Sandra Stern, Jay (Betsy) and Howard. Nana of Jeremy (Eliza) Magland and Jennie. Great-grandmother of Abigail, Bonnie and Liam. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle, Chgo 60604.

MARKBREIT, BETSY LINN
May 15. Age 45. Daughter of Jerry and Roberta (nee Weiner). Sister of Kathy. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Beth Emet the Free Synagogue, 1224 W. Dempster, Evanston 60202.

McCRACKEN, DIANE B.
(nee FURLET). May 10. Age 78. Mother of Kimberly, Michelle (John) Klein, and the late Cheryl "Cookie" (Manuel) Samaniego. Grandmother of Alex and Justin Klein. Sister of Mike (Julie) Furlet, Marge Peters, and Dorothy (the late Richard) Wolfinger. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. $2015, Chgo 60202.

NAIMAN, SYLVIA
(nee BELLER). May 14. Age 96. Wife of the late Hunce. Mother of Carol (Steven) Malis and Susan (the late Sherman) Goldberg and her companion Tony Buckun. Grandmother of Jodi (William) Goh, Richard (Robin) Malis, David (Anni) and Michael (Marnie) Goldberg. Great-grandmother of Haley, Evan, Sari, Jake and Shane Goldberg; Michael, Jordyn, Bailey and Daniel Malis; Megan and Matthew Goh. Sister of Honey (the late Sam) Primack, Irwin Beller; and the late Buddy (the late Jack) Dennis and Howard (Betty) Beller. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the Park Larks of the North Shore Senior Center, 1810 Walters, Northbrook 60062.

NEUBAUER, FRANK
May 21. Age 85. Husband of 61 years to Rhoda (nee Rosenberg). Father of Elaine (Marty) Lampert, David (Bonnie), and the late Howard. Grandfather of Jeff (Karen), Ross, and Lee Lampert; Jenna (Don) Kalkman; Adam (Meredith), Brett, Hillary, David A., and Anna. Great-grandfather of Jocelyn Kalkman and Emma. Frank started a successful accounting practice in the early 1950s, Frank Neubauer & Co., and retired in 2002. Asst. director of Moriah Cong. preschool and teacher in the Penguins room. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Midwest Palliative & Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview 60025.

NORRIS, FANNY
(nee GURKEY). Age 97. Wife of 46 years to the late Hyman. Mother of Alan (Sherrie) and Marshall (Sharon). Grandma of Amy and Dan. Sister of the late Ruth (the late Bernie) Wolff and the late Phil (the late Vera) Gurkey. Aunt and great-aunt of many, including Renee Wishengrad. Friend to many at Park Plaza Retirement Center. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials to Dept. of Ophthalmology, Macular Degeneration Research, 645 N. Michigan Ave. #440, Chgo 60611, ATTN: Dr. Lee Jampol; or Cong. Or Shalom, 21 Hawthorne Pkwy., Vernon Hills 60061.

OLSHANSKY, HAROLD M.
May 10. Age 78. Lifelong resident of Chicago and Highland Park. Husband of Sheila (nee Rich). Father of Marla Mason and Mark (Shari). Poppa of Mae. Son of the late Mae and Maurice. Brother of Melvin (Roberta); and Fay (the late Frank) Katlin. Veteran of World War II. Former co-owner and CEO of Maurice Sporting Goods. Longtime member of North Suburban Synagogue Beth El. Life member of Bnai Brith. Associate member of Hadassah. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Cancer Wellness Center, 215 Revere Dr., Northbrook 60062; or American Heart Assn., 208 S. LaSalle #900, Chgo 60604.

ORNSTEIN, JEFFREY ALLEN
Age 55. Son of Sandra (the late Eugene). Brother of the late Lee Mark and the late Bradley Ira. Uncle of Becca, Grant and Gilley. Grandson of Syd (the late Gilbert) Schoenwald and the late Rose and Joseph. Nephew of Fran and Paul Bulmash and Suzi and Byron Robin. Companion of Jody Paley. Cousin and friend to many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Willow Lawn. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

POLAY, SYLVIA
(nee GROSS). Age 85. Wife of the late Abe for 47 years. Mother of Evelyn (Steve) Lurie and Howard. Nana of David (Julie), Adam, Jared and Allison Lurie. Great-Nana of Avraham Yosef and Tamar Lurie. Sister of Lillian (Daniel) Mendelsohn. Aunt, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

REZNICK, RENEE "RICKI" L.
(nee SHAIN). Age 69. Wife of Cantor Joel J. Mother of Sheryll Rosenberg, Jill (Jonathan) Meier, Marci (Andrius) Vitkus, and Dede (Steve) Ginsberg. Grandmother of David, Gracie, Shayna, Max, Sophie, Ryan, Sadie, Holden and Emmie. Sister of Dr. Sydney (Dr. Rochelle) Shain. Sister-in-laws of Naomi (Bernard) Blumberg. Aunt to many. Lovingly cared for countless children in her many years as a pediatric lab technician. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society of Sarasota, 2801 Fruitville Rd. #250, Sarasota, FL 34237; and Tidewell Hospice of Southwest Florida, 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34328.

RESNICK, ROSE
(nee LEVIN). Age 83. Daughter of the late Itzko Ber and Celia Levin. Wife of the late Melvin. Mother of Rabbi Richard and the late Dr. Lawrence. Grandmother of Raleigh, Elliot and Gail. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Amit Women, 3856B W. Oakton, Skokie 60076.

ROSENBERG, GEORGE
June 2. Age 81, of Knoxville, TN formerly of Chicago. Husband of Marilyn (nee Esrig). Father of Shelby (Mark) Kaye, Steve, and Jamie (William) Whitehurst. Grandfather of Ameilia and Anne Whitehurst, Nora and Noah Kaye. Brother of the late Bernadine and late Gerald (Elaine). Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Chabad of Knoville, 7148 Wellington Dr., Knoxville, TN 37919.

ROSENTHAL, PHILLIP N.
Age 80. Husband of Ora Belle for over 50 years. Father of Kenneth (Sandy), Jerome and Barry (Caroline). Grandfather of Jessica, Chandler, Jesse and Jamie. WWII veteran of the Army, 106th Infantry; fought in the Battle of the Bulge and received a Purple Heart. Owned and operated Perfection Bakery in Albany Park. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom.

RUBIN, ARLENE
(nee KLEINBERG). Age 68. Wife of the late William S. Mother of Judy (Jerry) Rubin Zivic, Lori (Eytan) Dekalo, and Linda. Grandmother of David and Shelly Dekalo. Sister of the late Max (Carole Minkus) Kleinberg. Aunt and friend of many. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Memorial Park. Memorials to Holocaust Memorial Foundation, 4255 W. Main St., Skokie 60076.

RUDNIT, ANN
(nee BERMAN). May 11. Age 88. Wife of the late Ben Aaron Rudnit. Mother of Harriet, Phyllis and Jean. Daughter of the late Joseph and Bessie Berman. Sister of the late Henry (the late Ida, nee Millman) and Hyman (Revelle, nee Singer) Berman. Sister-in-law of the late Anne Rudnit Friedbauer. Aunt of Harriet and Davida Lucero and Marshall Berman. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Rosemont Park. Memorials to Temple Judea-Mizpah, 8610 Niles Center Rd., Skokie 60076.

SATYR, SUSAN E.
May 11. Age 37. Daughter of Ira and Marcia (nee Panick). Sister of Beth and Alan (Allison). Aunt of Jonah. Granddaughter of Evelyn Satyr, Helen Panick, the late Max Satyr and Sam Panick. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to National Kidney Foundation of Illinois, 215 W. Illinois, Suite 1C, Chgo 60610; or to Temple Beth Israel, 3601 W. Dempster, Skokie 60076.

SAVITZKY, MARLEE A.
(nee JOHNSON). May 17. Wife of Barry. Mother of Evelyn (Alex) Perez, Matthew, and Edward (Bernadette). Grandmother of Mercedes, Joseph, Matthew, and Jasmine Perez; Joshua, Reina, Calli, and Mary. Sister of Clarence Watson, Penny Huff, Alan and Alton (Diane) Johnson, and Betty (David) Haakana. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Star of David. Memorials to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, 320 E. Huron St., Chgo 60611.

SAYWITZ, HERBERT
Age 74. Husband of Miriam for 54 years. Father of Karen (Richard Romanoff), Mitchell (Anne), Ann (Kenneth) Coffey, Janet (Harry) Simons, and Allan (Nadene Eisner). Grandfather of Sarah, Robin, Anna, Lilly, Rachel, Tamar, Belle, Ruben Ezra, Joshua, Sabrina, Benjamin, Gillian, and David. Brother of Michael (Judy). Uncle, cousin and friend of many. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to Hebrew Free Loan Assn. of South Florida, PO Box 630362, Miami, FL 33163-0362.

SCHALLMAN, GEORGE C.
Age 79. Son of the late David and Jeanette. Husband of 55 years to June (nee Albert). Father of Bruce (Elita), Jimmy (Laura) and Jodi. Grandfather of Matthew, Michael, Alison and Jonathon. CPA and senior partner of a highly respected Chicago-originated public accounting firm. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Diabetes Assn., 30 N. Michigan Ave. #2015, Chgo 60602.

SEIDEN, CELIA
(nee ROSENSTEIN). Age 100. Wife of the late Jack. Mother of Donald (Jacqueline); and Arlene (the late Archie) Leshtz. "Nonny" of 7 and great-grandmother "Nonny" of 14. Sister of the late Sophie Finson and Julius Rosenstein. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

SEIFF, SHIRLEY
(nee COHEN). Wife of the late Marvin. Mother of Cynthia (Gerald) Zusel and Bonnie (Clifford) Logan. Grandmother of Judd (Dina) and Matthew (Rebecca) Zusel, and Kevin Logan. Great-grandmother of Ellis, Adin and Ariana Zusel. Sister of Sidele (the late Joseph) Rostholder, Florence (Arthur) Herzberg, and the late George Cornell. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Jewish Assn. for the Blind, 3525 W. Foster Ave., Chgo 60625.

SHAPS, MORRIS
Husband of the late Celia and Sylvia (nee Segerman). Father of the late Cary and Iris. Grandfather of Stacy (Barry) Silverman. Great-grandfather of Rachel and Mitch. Step-grandfather of Greg (Rob Meyers) and Charles (Roseann) Facktor, Laura (Dennis) Meehan, Amie (Damien) Tibble, Ellen Jankowski, and Leslie (Seth) Hall. Step-great-grandfather of Cosette, Amber, Marius, Autumn, Madelyn, Dillon, Logan, and Oliver. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Private arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals.

SHER, MILDRED K.
(nee KAHAN). Wife of the late Hyman. Mother of Judi (Alan) Schweet and Shelley (Howard) Katz. Grandmother of Shaun and Eric Ellis-Schweet and Aaron and Joe Katz. Sister of Alyce (the late Sam) Pernitz, the late Reeva (the late Morrie) Helman and Marian Kirschbaum. Owner with her late husband Hyman of Sam and Hy's Deli in Skokie for over 35 years. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Shalom. Memorials to American Cancer Society, 820 Davis St. #340, Evanston 60201.

SILVERSTEIN, SARAH PESHE
(nee KAHN). Wife of the late Dr. Norman. Daughter of the late Rabbi Moses and Eva Kahn. Mother of Rochelle (Dr. Sol) Sobel, Dr. David (Channa) and Dr. Allan (Ellen). Grandmother of Dr. Eve (Dr. Isaak Unger), Dr. Michael (Dr. Vivian), Dr. Ana (Dr. George Bizer), and the late Dr. Aron Sobel; Nahum, Joshua, Aaron, Jeremy, Nicole, and Elana. Great-grandmother of Arianna, Aron, Samuel, Jacob, Jeremy, and Ariella. Sister of Lewis (Nancy), Eli (Lillian) and Sol (Ada) Kahn; the late Nina (the late Samuel) Bellows; Esther (the late Rabbi Norman) Frimer. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Jewish Waldheim. Memorials to Spertus College, Telshe Yeshiva, or Hebrew Theological College.

SKOLNICK, SHERMAN
May 21. Founder of Citizen's Committee to Clean Up The Courts. Son of the late Max and Pauline. Brother of Seymour (Lorraine) and the late Jack (Gloria). Uncle of Elaine (Allen) Fisher, Shari (Mark) Coe, Michael (Dori) and David. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Service. Interment Waldheim. Memorials to Keshet, An Organization for Special Needs Individuals, 425 Huehl Rd. #13 B, Northbrook 60062.

SLOAN, ADELINE
(nee SOHN). May 23. Age 85. Wife of the late Charles. Mother of Abigail, Jacqueline (Dr. Murry) Bass, Judith (Alan) Richman, and Dr. Sheldon (Dr. Julie). Grandmother of Adam Bass; Benjamin and Lauren Richman; Joshua, Ryan and Jeffrey. Sister of Zelda Silbernik, Helen (the late Melvin) Balikov, Ethel (the late Joseph) Silverstein, and the late Arthur and Carl Sohn. Private arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Memorials to Shalva, or to your favorite charity.

SOMMERS, BARBARA JOY
Age 72. Mother of Laurel (Jim) Kaplan, Beth (Jeff) Brigham, Russell and Susan. Grandmother of Jeff, Jacqueline, Alexander and Monique. Sister of Jill (Steve) Chesler and Lynn (the late Denny) Dolin. Mother of Lilly and Roxy, her canine companions. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Entombment Memorial Park. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Court, Glenview 60025.

SPIES, BETTY L.
(nee GLICK). May 11. Age 81. Wife of Robert. Mother of Dr. Stewart (Linda) and Dr. William (Andrea). Grandmother of Susan (Scott) Spies Roth, Lauren, Stephanie, Amanda and Michelle. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Rosemont Park. Memorials to Midwest Palliative and Hospice CareCenter, 2050 Claire Ct., Glenview 60025.

UNGER, MORT E.
May 23. Age 88. Former vice president of Chicago Contract Bridge Assn. Husband of Charlotte (nee Lipschultz). Father of Bill (Terri) and Sue (Allan Buckmann); Ray (Marilyn) and Larry (Adrienne) Cohen. Grandfather of Max; Sheryl and Catherine Cohen; Laura (Andrew) Zimmitti; Melanie (Thomas) Bonnano; Brian, Robert, Michael (Kim) Luke, Shannon (Don) Barr, Erin (Robert) Winkel, and Colleen (Michael) Berger. Great-grandfather of 23. Special "father" of Paul O'Hadi. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to CARE USA, PO Box 1871, Merrifield, VA 22116-9753.

WAXLER, FLORENCE
(nee RUBIN). Age 80. Wife of Jerry. Mother of Lhynn (Bob) Arendt, Susan (Barry) Swerdloff, and Sheree (Phil) Fowler. Grandmother of Brian (fiancée Michelle Filoia) and Kevin Lazar. Sister of the late Phil (Helen) Rubin. Her greatest love in life was that of her family. Arrangements by Shalom Memorial Funeral Home. Interment Shalom. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WICZER, BEATRICE
(nee MARCUS). Age 89. Wife of Jack. Mother of Elaine, and Beverly (the late Larry) Kesselman. Grandmother of Ilene (Adam) Gordon, Fred and Barry (Jamie) Kesselman. Great-grandma of Lucas and Monica Gordon, Lucy and Kess Elman. Sister of the late Betty (the late Harry) Wiczer, Abe and Maishe (Marian) Marcus, Bessie (the late Hyman) Rosen. Sister-in-law of the late Sophie (the late Jack) Goldstein, Max (the late Ann), Milton (Evelyn) and Walter (Annette). Aunt of many, special aunt of Enid (Bob) Helfand, Barbara Rosen, Joe (Pat) and Merle Welkomer. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to the charity of your choice.

WITTENBERG, EUGENE M.
DfMay 12. Age 93, of Delray Beach, Fla., formerly of W. Rogers Park. Husband of the late Ruth (nee Fine). Father of Michael (Barbara) and the late Sherwin. Grandfather of Steven (Alyse); and Elissa (Andrew) Libman. Great-grandfather of Aidan and Ronen; and Sophia and Max Libman. Brother of Ruth (Ronald) Wolf, the late Joseph Wittenberg and Rose Flight. Arrangements by Weinstein Funeral Homes. Interment Shalom. Memorials to your favorite charity.

WOLF, HUGO
April 13. Age 95. Husband of Fanny (nee Reinhardt). Father of Judith and Jerrold (Janet). Grandfather of Franklin and Rachel. Brother of the late Rena (the late Werner) Baruch. Uncle of Ruth Baruch and the late Uri Baruch. Silver Circle member of the Jewish United Fund. Arrangements by Piser Funeral Services. Interment Jewish Oak Ridge. Memorials to Selfhelp Home, 908 W. Argyle, Chgo 60640; or Cong. Rodfei Zedek, 5200 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Chgo.

ZINK, JOAN R.
(nee SETZEN). May 5. Age 93. Sister of the late Philip (the late Eve) and Margaret R. Setzen. Aunt of Sanford (Mary Moroney) Setzen. Great-aunt of Erin Setzen and Leah (Tod) Mehl-Setzen. Arrangements by Lloyd Mandel Levayah Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Muscular Dystrophy Assn., 430 N. Michigan Ave., Chgo 60611.

ZIPKOFF, ROSE
(nee BEGAB). May 16. Age 98. Wife of the late Jacob "Jack." Mother of Barry (Sue) and Steve (Barbara). Grandmother of Sherie (Jeff) Wigder, Jamee, Andie (Brad) Zamler, and Jodi. Great-grandmother of Sydney, Samuel, Ben and Noah. Preceded in death by 6 brothers and sisters. Aunt of many. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish Funerals. Interment Westlawn. Memorials to Renee Israel Foundation, 540 Lake Cook Rd. #180, Deerfield 60015.

Posted: 2/4/2007 1:01:20 PM
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