Obituaries: Week of May 4, 2018
Larry Alperin died Feb. 7 at 87. Survived by wife Nina; daughter Mary (John) Clarich; son Marc (Emily Weinstein); 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Erlinda Ver Becker died March 14 at 85. Survived by daughter Anna; son Joseph (Anathea); 2 grandchildren; sister Dolores (Francisco) Marquez. Groman Eden
Joyce Berger died March 2 at 79. Survived by daughter Margie; son Bob (Scott). Mount Sinai
Seymour Bernard Bloom died March 19 at 88. Survived by wife Maurice; daughters Wendy (Jack) Collings, Deanne (Paul) Cohen, Susan (Hersch) Hendrickson; sons Marc, Marc (Cynthia) Adelman; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Estelle Bogad died March 11 at 95. Survived by sons Arthur (Christine), Michael (Michelle), Steven (Sheryl); 8 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
James (Yosef) Broadhurst died March 21 at 88. Survived by wife Lida (Leah); sons Eric (Abraham), Tobin (Tuvya); 3 grandchildren. Home of Eternity
Tara Eisner died March 20 at 77. Survived by wife Tobi Rosen; son Marc (Jennifer); stepchildren Craig (Rocco), Brad (Shelly), Andrew (Tracy); 9 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Betty Feld died March 19 at 89. Survived by daughter Sherri (Craig) Kornblau; son Jason; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Gertrude Feldman died March 10 at 91. Survived by daughter Suzanne (Brian) Greenberg; sons Jonathan (Jaci), Daniel (Shan), Joseph (Jennifer); 7 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Michael Finer died March 9 at 80. Survived by wife Janis; daughters Elisa (Edward) Murayama, Jennifer; son Adam (Dana); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai
Pearl Leah Fishman died March 9 at 98. Survived by sons Martin (Cheryl), Allen (Dale); 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Simcha Freedman died March 19 at 80. Survived by wife Anna; sons Sam, Ben; 8 grandchildren.
Albert Friedman died Feb. 26 at 82. Survived by daughter Kari (Joshua Parker); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai
Sanford Friedman died March 16 at 89. Survived by sons Mark (Debbie), Harry (Kathleen), Don; 6 grandchildren; brothers Eddie, Richard. Mount Sinai
Brian D. Garfield died March 6 at 63. Survived by brother Gary. Mount Sinai
Judy Goldenberg died March 19 at 91. Survived by daughters Lisa (Howard) Fleiner, Karen (Elliot) Stein; 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Leslie L. Gonda died March 16 at 98. Survived by daughters Lucy, Lorena Kiralla; son Louis L. (Kelly); 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Elaine Carol Gottesman died March 24 at 82. Survived by daughters Nancy, Karen; son Rick (Eve); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Helen Green died March 10 at 97. Survived by daughter Sharon; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Sidney Greenbaum died March 14 at 93. Survived by wife Ruth; daughter Jill; son Brad (Deborah); 2 grandchildren; brother Norman (Sandy). Mount Sinai
Julie Hilden died March 17 at 49. Survived by husband Stephen Glass; father Mike (Laure); mother-in-law Michelle (Jeffrey) Glass; sister Zoe; brother-in-law Michael Glass, sister-in-law Hillary Glass. Hillside
Sandra Inbody-Brick died March 20 at 80. Survived by husband Craig A. Brick; son Stuart Inbody; daughter Cheryl (Tracy) Inbody-Brandenburger; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Raymon Kaplan died March 22 at 82. Survived by wife Eunice; daughter Deborah; son Steven Jeffrey; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Arnold Klein died March 27 at 98. Survived by stepson Marc (Ellen) Simons; brother Larry (Joan). Hillside
Emily Bella Kwalwaser died March 18 at 97. Survived by daughters Ilene (Gary) Robbins, Lorraine (Arden) Finkelstein; 5 grandchildren; sister Lillian Krupin. Groman Eden
Beulah “Boots” Jacobson died March 13 at 96. Survived by daughters Maxine (Fred) Aronowitz, Ellen (David) Dickinson, Sheila (Kenneth) Charles; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Harold Johnson died March 11 at 91. Survived by daughter Barbara E. Johnson Brown; sons David (Hong), Michael (Barbara); 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Charlotte Kerber died March 2 at 96. Survived by daughters Diana Hedson, Stephanie (Piero) Casavecchia; sons Misha Seymour, Randy (Ann); 7 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Gertrude Gladys La Pittus died March 21 at 104. Survived by sons Jerome (Nilse) La Pittus-Quercia, Morton (Susan); 9 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
David Leibman died March 11 at 80. Survived by wife Phyllis; daughters Jody (David) Green, Sara (Chris) Ahl; 4 grandchildren; sister Myrna Tyson. Hillside
Marat Len died March 17 at 70. Survived by wife Valeriya; daughter Yuliya (Andrew); son Vladislav (Aksana); 3 grandchildren; brother Yefim (Nelly). Mount Sinai
Peri Levin died March 24 at 76. Survived by niece Marcy Patterson; nephews Mark (Laurel) Fisher, Bruce (Jana) Fisher, Steven Fisher. Hillside
Janice Lubbin died March 17 at 97. Survived by daughter Nancy Conrad; son Thomas (Amy) Fortner; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother Hal Trifon. Hillside
Bertram Kermit Massing died March 6 at 84. Survived by wife Phyllis; daughter Lisa Aronson; sons Greg, Robert; 3 grandchildren.
Sharon Mellinger died March 21 at 67. Survived by husband David; daughter Ariel (Julia); brother Jerrold Singer. Hillside
Muriel L. Metz died March 15 at 93. Survived by husband Irving; daughter Judy (Richard) Kaplan; son Richard (Jane); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Winifred Miller died March 21 at 106. Survived by daughter Patricia (Hans Stahlschmidt) Hart; sons Kenneth (Janice), Thomas; 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Molly Mistofsky died March 12 at 93. Survived by daughter Janet Waari; sons Robert (Jeannette), Lester (Theresa); 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Sylvia Motty died March 16 at 94. Survived by daughter Teri Curtis; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Maurice J. Newman died March 6 at 90. Survived by nephew Robert Moss. Mount Sinai
Cecile Oudiz died March 23 at 92. Survived by daughter Maryse (Daniel) Fujimori; son Ron (Carolyn); 4 grandchildren; brother Etienne Setton. Mount Sinai
Jack Pearlman died March 24 at 96. Survived by daughter Nancy (Alan Corlin) Eckhous; sons M. Hal (Susan), Ralph (Karen); sister Patty Heyman. Hillside
Roger Henry Pollack died March 5 at 70. Survived by wife Ellen; daughter Kate (Ken) Gross; sons Randell (Danin), Richard; 4 grandchildren; brothers Ralph (Natalia), Ronald (Natalia), Robert (Oxsana). Mount Sinai
Helen Rabin died March 17 at 97. Survived by daughters Sherry Shultz, Pamela (George) Rotramel, Bonnie Scharf; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Esther Rogal died March 11 at 92. Survived by daughter Rhonda Theodoulou; son David; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Helen Rosin died March 13 at 101. Survived by daughter Carol (Jerry) Muchin; son Charles (Karen); son-in-law Richard Hornichter; 9 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Greta Rosenblum died March 10 at 94. Mount Sinai
Susan Rosenfield died March 23 at 81. Survived by husband Robert; daughters Sheryl (Chris) Hansen, Lisa Fredlender; sons Tom (Ruth), John (Anne), James (Heather); 11 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Karen Jill Saywitz died March 17 at 61. Survived by husband Richard Romanoff; daughters Sarah Romanoff, Anna Romanoff; sisters Ann (Ken) Coffey, Janet Simons; brothers Mitchell (Anne), Allan. Mount Sinai
Ruth Schneider died March 6 at 92. Survived by daughter Lori (David) Parris; sons Gary (Sharon), Mark (Linda); 6 grandchildren; brother Arthur Greenfield. Mount Sinai
Louis R. Schiff died March 4 at 70. Survived by brother David Schiff. Mount Sinai
Carrie Scott died March 14 at 60. Survived by husband Michael; daughters Rachel Elana, Shoshanna Michelle; son Zachary Samuel; mother Evelyn Lutin; father Martin Lutin; sister Robin Lutz. Mount Sinai
Albert Simon died March 18 at 93. Survived by sons Milton (Esther), Bruce (Jackie), Frank (Mara); 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Alfred Simon died March 20 at 95. Survived by wife Laura; daughters Debbie, Karen Rabitz; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Lawrence Thomas Solomon died March 16 at 89. Survived by wife Joyce; sister Shirley Miller. Mount Sinai
Robert Solomon died March 16 at 86. Survived by wife Sally; daughter Susan (Richard) Wolff; son Richard (Faye); 6 grandchildren.
Doris Stegall died March 12 at 80. Survived by husband Benjamin; daughters Sheri (John Godfrey), Wendy (John) Chon; 2 grandchildren. Hillside
Edith Stern died March 23 at 92. Survived by daughter Jacqueline Bellowe Stern; sons Claude, Daniel. Mount Sinai
Norman Stern died March 12 at 96. Survived by daughter Greer (Benjamin) Noble; son Bruce; 1 grandchild. Hillside
Rhea Walco died March 9 at 89. Survived by daughters Lisa, Dianne (Rennie Gabriel) Merryl; son Gary; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai
Marilyn Ward died March 11 at 78. Survived by daughters Susan (Art) Raitano, Wendy; sons Jeff, Douglas; sister Carol (Mal) Cooper; brother Bernie Lotterman. Hillside
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