September 19, 2018

Obituaries: Week of Nov. 10, 2016

Janie Aaronson died Oct. 25 at 73. Survived by daughters Kate, Laurie; sister Sara Siegler. Mount Sinai

Deanna Judith Albers died Oct. 21 at 78. Survived by husband Raymond; son Adam (Sherrie); stepdaughter Tracey (Glen) Thomas; 3 step-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Marilyn Alter died Oct. 23 at 79. Survived by daughters Marci (Steve) Polzin, Patti (Steve) Courchaine; son Steve; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rachel Apelbaum died Oct. 19 at 87. Survived by son Nathan; 2 grandchildren; sister Chaya Skaletsky. Mount Sinai

Warren Appel died Oct. 17 at 80. Survived by wife Loretta; son Andrew, stepsons Larry Toomin, Lance Toomin; brother Donald; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Emma Auerbach died Oct. 17 at 92. Survived by sons Edmond (Terry), Brian; brother Bayard Tanksley. Mount Sinai

Robert Ban died Oct. 15 at 89. Survived by son Monty (Neisy); 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Shirley Binstein died Oct. 17 at 90. Survived by daughters, Barbara, Abbe (Dennis) Sands; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Dena Bricker died Oct. 19 at 95. Survived by sons Gary (Terri), Paul; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Edmund K. Burchman died Oct. 15 at 88. Survived by daughters Suzanne, Nancie, Jacqueline Burchman Green; son David (Emily); 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Daniel Cadish died Oct. 29 at 92. Survived by daughters Julia (Richard) Finken, Linda (Tom) Bryski; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lila Clarfield died Oct. 30 at 85. Survived by daughters Elisa (Niles) Willits-Spolin, Bonnie (Stephen) Clarfield-Bylin; son Paul; 3 grandchildren; brothers Stanley (Phyllis Gates), Sheldon Natowsky. Mount Sinai

Bette Cohen died Oct. 19 at 62. Survived by husband Steve Zeitzew; son Jacob Zeitzew; mother Susan; father Joseph; sisters Evonne Wood, Rita Azar; brothers Morris, Ezra;. Hillside

Martin Farkas died Oct. 28 at 83. Survived by wife Barbaras; daughter Andrea; son Michael (Sharon); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Richard Firestone died on Oct. 17 at 82. Survived by wife Melanie; daughter Tina; sons Marc (Candy), Kenn (Shelly); 10 great grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Edna Glikmann died Oct. 12 at 95. Survived by daughter Jill (Andrew) Neiman; son Alex (Gail); 5 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Allan Goldstein died Oct. 19 at 80. Survived by son Jonathan (Albert Chow); daughter Jessica (Dana) Ridgway; 2 grandchildren; sister Betty Walfish. Mount Sinai

Osias Goren died Oct. 15 at 94. Survived by wife Dorothy; daughter Carol (Rob) Corn; son Jerry (Julia); 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister Eveyln Sherman; brother Harry. Hillside

Harold Gould died Nov. 2 at 87. Survived by wife Elizabeth; daughters Helen, Lauren Imhoff; son Tom; 4 grandchildren; brother David. Mount Sinai

Steven Graff-Radford died Oct. 15 at 59. Survived by wife Natalie; daughters Alexa, Kate. Hillside Memorial

Burt Greenberg died Oct. 23 at 91. Survived by wife Marilyn; daughter Diane; son Howard. Mount Sinai

Edgar Gross died Oct. 16 at 85. Survived by wife Marcellina; daughter Sheryl (Johnathan) Sokoloff; sons Nick, Matthew (Heidi); 7 grandchildren. Hillside

Frances Grossman died Nov. 5 at 93. Survived by sons Alan Schnasi, Eliott (Tomoko); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sisters Elaine Schermer, Charlotte Amiton. Mount Sinai

Clara Hockmeyer died Nov. 4 at 91. Survived by daughter Elaine Carter; sons Phil, Steven; 2 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Nathan Horowitz died Oct. 25 at 84. Survived by wife Shirlee; daughter Pam (Corey) McGinnis; sons Larry (Marci), Rick (Leoni), Robert “Scott” (Celna), Michael (Bonnie); 9 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sister Helen Brooks. Hillside

Derek Judah died Oct. 29 at 86. Survived by wife Helga; daughters Daniela (Massimo Ormani) Judah-Ormani, Dora (David) Corwin; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mina Jurman died Nov. 1 at 95. Survived by daughter Paia Cymernman; 1 grandchild; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Suzanne Kallick died Oct. 31 at 89. Survived by son Ivan (Deborah); daughter Bella (Mark) McGowan; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Norman Kalson died Oct. 19 at 93. Survived by son Seth (Keren); daughter Lisa (Jonathan Beck); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Betty Kanter died Oct. 17 at 95. Survived by daughter Terry (George) Nadel; sons Alan (Lisa), Woolf (Jude); 6 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Roza Kaplan died Oct. 21 at 97. Survived by sons Michael (Emilia) Kaplan and Vaier Kaplan; 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Daniel Levine died Oct. 13 at 63. Survived by sons Edward, Joseph; mother Sylvia. Hillside

Edith Licker died Oct. 25 at 84. Survived by husband Paul; daughter Tina (Jonathan) Degann; sons Steve, Martin; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Audrey J. Lucas died Oct. 22 at 81. Survived by husband Marvin; daughter Vicky (Michael) Eneberg; sons Craig (Deborah Siege) Weinstein, James (Shelby Phillips) Weinstein; stepson Howard; 6 grandchildren; sister Susan Ross. Mount Sinai

Albert Mertens Jr. died Oct. 16 at 73. Survived by wife Nancy Keane; daughter Dana; son Josh (Logan) Keane; 3 grandchildren; brother Phillip; stepbrother Carl Weeks. Hillside

David Naistat died Oct. 13 at 72. Survived by brother Richard (Beverly). Hillside

Florence Port died Oct. 26 at 93. Survived by son Randy (Diane); 7 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; daughter-in-law Vicki. Mount Sinai

Herbert Radley died Oct. 17 at 87. Survived by daughters Barbara D. (Gordon) Radley-Kingsely, Gayle (Howard) Teicher; son Steven (Roxana Losada-Radley); 8 grandchildren. Hillside

Edward Rappaport died Oct. 30 at 93. Survived by son Scott; brother Larry. Mount Sinai

Marshall Richlin died Nov. 5 at 89. Survived by daughter Tami (Steve) Guttman; sons Craig (Martha “Marty”), Steven (Susan); 7 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ethel Richmond died Oct. 16 at 96. Survived by niece Barbara (Ned) Gaylord. Hillside

Joyce Ann Rotwein died Oct. 30 at 95. Survived by husband Jerrold; sons Richard (Marilyn), Robert (Kristine Werlinch); brother Jerry Zeldes; sister Kay Brotman; 3 grandchildren. Groman Eden

Martin “Marty” Rubinstein died Oct. 23 at 87. Survived by wife Joanie Vallen-Rubinstein; daughter Melissa; son Todd; stepdaughter Tracy Vallen; brothers Ivan (Eileen), Harvey (Susan); sister Sally (Harry) Goldberg. Mount Sinai

Karen Sachs died Oct. 14 at 72. Survived by daughter Mindy (Bret) Hinton; son Loren (Karima); 3 grandchildren; sister Nan (Guy) George. Mount Sinai

Melvyn Schneider died Oct. 17 at 77. Survived by wife Barbara; daughter Jill (Daniel) Sarcletti; sons Loren (Carol), Larry; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Wallace “Wally” Shapiro died Nov. 5 at 87. Survived by wife Myra; daughter Ilene (Dennis) Berman; son David (Cindy); 5 grandchildren; brother Alvin. Mount Sinai

Florence Sheinblum died Oct. 30 at 88.  Survived by niece Ellen (Robert) Gave; nephew Robert Sheinblum. Mount Sinai

Albert Sheldon died Oct. 23 at 93. Survived by daughter Susan Nuni; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Bernard “Bernie” Silver died Oct. 19 at 90. Survived by his wife Cecile; daughters Sara White, Nancy, Elizabeth, Katherine (Peter) Raboniv; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Donald Eugene Silverman died Oct. 19 at 91. Survived by wife Gwen; daughter April (Shawn) Hoff; son David (Laura); 3 grandchildren; sister Sarita Unger; brother Barry (Diane). Mount Sinai

Donald Smith died Oct. 21 at 93. Survived by wife Sema; daughter Sharyl; son Peter; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

David Spence died Nov. 2 at 72. Survived by daughter Shelli; son Jonathan; stepson Paul Simon; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Marc Teilter died Oct. 8 at 56. Survived by sister Tracy (Michael) Piper. Hillside

Jerry Tropper died Oct. 15 at 88. Survived by wife Marion; daughters Cynthia (Lior) Arishay, Robin Rapaport; 6 grandchildren; brother Nathan Tropper. Mount Sinai

Violet I. Unikel died Oct. 31 at 86. Survived by husband, Erwin; son Edmund Unikel. Mount Sinai

Irving Wapner died Oct. 19 at 97. Survived by daughter, Sherrill Betite; son Neil (Michelle); 2 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Betty Weiss died Oct. 14 at 86. Survived by daughter Deborah; son Matt; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Renee Michelle Weiss died Oct. 16 at 42. Survived by father Steve; stepmother Melissa Russell-Weiss; sister Holly; brother Ronald; stepsister Kelly Russell; stepbrothers, Noah (Chrissy) Russell, Dilon (Amanda) Russel, Brock Russell. Mount Sinai

Harry Wurmbrand died Oct. 17 at 78. Survived by wife Barbara; daughter Marcia (Steve) Crabtree; son David; 3 grandchildren; sister Joan (Carol Fey); brother Robert (Elaine). Hillside

Ruth Zangwill died Oct. 31 at 91. Survived by husband Robert; daughter Ellen (Bernard) Tenenbaum; son Lawrence (Sue) Zemliak; stepchildren, Linda (Marc Siegel), Stuart (Abby), Howard (Stacy Margolin); 13 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Groman Eden