Jewish Journal

Obituaries: Week of November 10

Eugene Alpern died Oct. 18 at 87. Survived by daughters Nancy (David) Staffieri, Annette; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Pearl Applebaum died Oct. 29 at 91. Survived by daughter Donna (Richard) Chinery; 1 grandchild; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Ruth Bennett died July 24 at 103. Survived by son Jack (Emily); 2 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren. Hillside

Eugene Chernoy died Oct. 19 at 97. Hillside

Edward Davis died Oct. 26 at 87. Survived by wife Paula. Hillside

Lillian Diamond died Oct. 22 at 102. Survived by sons Larry (Barbara), Roger (Fran); 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Harriet Feldman died Oct. 16 at 90. Survived by daughters Carol (David) Lehrman, Suzanne, Arlene. Hillside

Sara Freed died Oct. 19 at 96. Survived by daughters Sylvia (Michael Bassichis), Nancy (Stephen Smith); son Jerrold; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Benjamin Herson died Oct. 24 at 94. Survived by daughter Ilana; sons Adam (Sarah), Johanan; 3 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Leonard Hess died Oct. 19 at 96. Survived by wife Muriel; daughters Wendy (Stan) Lefton, Bobbi (Ivan) Bennett; son Steven (Josette); 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Richard Jolson died Oct. 22 at 77. Survived by wife Susan; sons Brian (Brandi), David (Heidi); 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Peter Kastoff died Oct. 26 at 68. Survived by brother Stephen Kastoff. Hillside

Shoshanah Kaufman died Oct. 17 at 27. Survived by mother Hiromi; father Phred; brother Jonah. Mount Sinai

Jill Kohl died Oct. 24 at 52. Survived by father Ramon; brother Jeffrey (Michele). Mount Sinai

Eunice “Eni” Kessler died Oct. 21 at 87. Survived by husband Allen; daughter Penny (Glenn) Klein; sons Gary (Jill), Barry (Debra), Kenneth (Becky); 6 grandchildren; brother Ronald Light. Mount Sinai

Ira S. Langbaum died Oct. 25 at 90. Survived by wife Lillian; daughters Janet (Joseph) Statman, Hope Kirsch; 6 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Joseph Levitt died Oct. 8 at 92. Survived by wife Mina; son, Sol (Maria) Levitt; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Eunice Markman died Oct. 28 at 96. Survived by daughters Elizabeth Medway, Susannah Susman-Barrett, Jennifer (John) Isaacson; sons Randall (Beth) Susman, Joshua (Janice) Susman; 11 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Norman Reicher died Oct. 14 at 96. Survived by wife Frances; daughters Shelley (Greg) Reicher-Lawrence, Lauren (Rick) Reicher-Gordon, Joanne (Michael) Reicher-Carro; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Howard Rothman died Oct. 22 at the age of 86. Survived by brother Stanley (Audrey). Chevra Kadisha

Betti Saslow died Oct. 19 at 88. Survived by daughter Jan (Richard) Stephenson; son Michael (Sharon) Brown; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Alex Satmary died Oct. 25 at 97. Survived by daughters Shirley (Neil) Jasper, Susan (Rick) Hirschhaut; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Martha Sattler died Oct. 27 at 91. Survived by daughters Nancy Peardon, Carol (John) Simpson, Laura (Amir) Beso; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Jack Smolens died Oct. 22 at 88. Survived by wife Natalie; daughter Beth; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Jack Sodikoff died Oct. 22 at 78. Survived by wife Gail; sons Spencer Alan, Mitchell Jay (Jeannine); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Robert Stambor died Oct. 24 at 89. Survived by niece Marla Waldman. Mount Sinai

Regina Steiner died Oct. 17 at 96. Survived by daughter Ellen Frankel; sons Richard (Becky) Koskoff, Billy Koskoff; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Irene Stern died Oct. 24 at 81. Survived by husband Mark; son Mitch (Sandi); 1 grandchild; brother Aaron (Felice) Greenberg. Hillside

Alice Stone died Oct. 27 at 88. Survived by daughters Sandra, Evelyn (Ronald) Stein, Solange Ohana; sons Mark Lewis, Steve; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Samuel Taub died Oct. 25 at 94. Survived by daughters Lynne (Stewart) Brookman, Gayle Schreiber; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Phyllis Taylor died Oct. 23 at 88. Survived by daughter Susan (Thomas) Klein-Golden; sons David (Bac Le) Klein, Richard (Katherine); 8 grandchildren; brother Frank (Nonna) Fleischer. Hillside

Eugen Valenta died Oct. 23 at 99. Survived by daughters Judy (Fred) Grund, Ruth Johnson; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mark Weinberg died Oct. 28 at 64. Survived by wife Luz Eastman; daughter Dawn; 3 grandchildren; sister Sherry (Mark) Austin; brother Steven. Mount Sinai