Obituaries, Week of Sept. 29


Richard Eget died Aug. 28 at 64. Survived by daughter Sarah (Rafael) Eisenman; sons Adam, Nicola, Nathan; sister Pamela Juhos. Mount Sinai 

Claire Gelman died Sept. 15 at 93. Survived by daughters Hilarie (Gregg) Steele, Sherry (Stephen) Kennedy; son Mitchell Gelman; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai 

Richard Glasband Sr. died Aug. 25 at 75. Survived by wife Jennifer; sons Richard Jr. (Paris), Daniel (Lissette Garcia); William; sister Cheryl. Malinow and Silverman

Lora Goltseva died Aug. 31 at 64. Survived by husband Yevgeniy Bershadskiy. Mount Sinai 

Ben S. Greenberg died Sept. 4 at 92. Survived by daughter Amy Powell; son Jim (Judith Bell); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Ann Jacobs died Sept. 13 at 87. Survived by husband Irwin; daughter Marcy (Robert) Hurlbut; son Howard; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Rhee Kaplan died Sept. 6 at 103. Survived by 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Adeline Dale Kass died Sept. 3 at 90. Survived by husband Howard; daughters Cheryl (John) Daly, Laurie Anderson; sons Phillip (Nina), Ronald (Louise); 8 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Pearl H. Kilbrick died Sept. 3 at 97. Survived by daughters Sherrie Adler, Bunni Evans; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Rick Leed died Aug. 31 at 62. Survived by husband Joseph Zipkin; daughter Katie Zipkin-Leed; son David Zipkin-Leed; sister
Patrice Tilson; brother Jonathan. Malinow and Silverman

Donald Lewis Levine died Sept. 1 at 80. Survived by wife Sharon; daughters Stacey (Leoward) Perlman, Peri Ellen (Fred) Berne; son Robert (Malia); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Rochelle Carol Linder died Aug. 27 at 59. Survived by father Robert; brother Mark (Sandra); sister Sandi. Mount Sinai

Mark Litsky died Sept. 10 at 53. Survived by aunt Carol Kaufman; cousins Gabrielle Leventhal, Daniel Kaufman. Mount Sinai 

Martin Mendelsohn died Aug. 29 at 85. Survived by wife Golda; daughter Julie; sons Joel (Jodi), Stuart (Lynette Hand), Mark; 12 grandchildren; brother Jerry. Mount Sinai

Etta Mogil died Sept. 1 at 93. Survived by husband Teddy; sons Rick (Maggie), Barry (Marylee), Scott (Denise); 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild. Mount Sinai 

Judith Nance died Sept. 3 at 70. Survived by husband Ricardo. Mount Sinai 

Leon Nitz died Aug. 31 at age 88. Survived by wife Marie; sons Gary (Jeanette), Jim (Wendy); 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Hilda Vogel Parker died Sept. 8 at 95. Survived by daughters Susan (Michael Wright), Janet (Edward) Warnecke; sons Steven, Douglas (Francisca Salmon); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai 

Alan Lawrence Peterkofsky died Sept. 9 at 78. Survived by wife Roslyn; sons Eric (Debra), David (Wendy) Peterkofsky-Spander; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Jennifer Richmond died Sept. 12 at 49. Survived by husband Andrew; daughter Bianca; mother Judith Strauss; mother-in-law Penny. Mount Sinai 

Betty Rothkopf died Sept. 5 at 91. Survived by daughters Phyllis (J. Michael) Hennigan, Susan (Jeffrey Taxier) Kop; son James Paul (Genevieve); 6 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother Alan (Elsie) Paul. Mount Sinai 

Jerome S. Sanderson died Sept. 14 at 93. Survived by wife Jean Sanderson; daughter Sharon Rosenthal; sons Paul (Donna), Howard (Hayli); 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Nancy Schwartz died Sept. 13 at 61. Survived by husband Randall; daughter Molly; sons Andrew, Samuel; mother Mildred Steinfeld; brother Bradley Steinfeld. Mount Sinai 

Sigmund “Ziggy” Silbert died Sept. 8 at 94. Survived by nephew Martin Smietanka. Mount Sinai 

Olga Simon died July 13 at 90. Survived by daughters Rina (Sherwin) Isenberg and Sharon (Kenneth) Cohen; brother Edmund (Molly) Sayers; 11 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Michael Spielman died Sept. 10 at 74. Survived by wife Loretta; daughters Claudia (Harrison) Barnes, Rebecca (Darrell) Seskind; son Daniel; 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Jeffrey Stone died Sept. 1 at 64. Survived by sister Patti; brother Scott (Gary Brown). Mount Sinai 

Nancy Tonick died Sept. 14 at 66. Survived by husband Steve; daughter Alisha (John) Elvington; son Brent; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Robert Wenkert died Sept. 15 at 87. Survived by nephew Daniel (Nila). Mount Sinai

Leonard Yudis died Sept. 4 at 81. Survived by wife Diana; son Eric. Mount Sinai

Julia Zornizer died Sept. 6 at 93. Survived by daughter Silvana Behrens; sons Ozzie, Ernest; 6 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

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