Obituaries


David Davis died June 27 at 87. Survived by wife Arlene; daughter Andrea (Philipp) Bowman; son Greg; 2 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Ebi Gabor died June 29 at 86. Survived by daughter Erika Baum; son Ron (Elsie) Monitz; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; 1 nephew; ex-husband Richard (Sandra Feinberg) Monitz. Mount Sinai

Irwin Ginsberg died June 29 at 95. Survived by daughters Randel (Robert) Gibson, Margaret (Jorge) Schiavon; son Richard (Imelda); 7 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Thelma Gordon died June 27 at 93. Survived by nephew David. Hillside

Marilyn Grobeson died June 27 at 80. Survived by sons Jay, Mitchell (Dana); 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Sam Leff died June 26 at 97. Survived by daughter Renee (Milton Kaplan) Leff-Kaplan; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Yvette Lerner died June 28 at 88. Survived by son Glenn (Elizabeth); grandson Steven. Hillside

Milton Levitt died June 25 at 96. Survived by wife Celia; daughter Beverly; sons Dennis (Jane Gordon), Reuven (Gila); 4 grandchildren; nephew Rabbi Michael (Jody) Comins. Mount Sinai

Martin Lieberman died June 25 at 63. Survived by wife Ricki; sons Bret, Kevin; mother-in-law Charlotte Smuckler; sister Lauren Morrison; brother-in-law Eric Michael Smuckler. Mount Sinai

Eunice Rosenberg died July 14 at 89. Survived by son Alan; daughter-in-law Dariea; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Murray Saltzberg died June 29 at 88. Survived by daughter Myrna; son Ken (Barbara); 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Natalie Levey; brother Irving. Mount Sinai

Susan Schick died June 27 at 81. Survived by daughter Lynn (David) Pollock; son Mark Flaisher; 5 grandchildren; sister Barbara Gordon. Mount Sinai

Rose Schwartz died June 25 at 95. Survived by sons Alan (Karen), Carl (Jocelyn), Paul; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Nathan Shaphran died June 25 at 91. Survived by wife Ilene; daughter Shelley (Roy) Lothringer; son Bruce (Jennifer Bjordahl), Wayne (Joan Osder); 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Frederic Steinberg died June 24 at 76. Survived by sons Giles, Oliver; brothers Arnold, Herbert. Mount Sinai

Steven Weisman died June 25 at 46. Survived by wife Hana; stepdaughter Shayna York; mother Francine; father Gerald; brother Robert (Michelle) Gavin; stepsister Tara Plotkin. Mount Sinai

Keri Wolman died June 29 at 61. Survived by father Lane; brother Randy (Nancy); sister Valerie (Jim) McDonald; 4 nieces; 1 great-niece. Mount Sinai

Percy Zanger died June 26 at 92. Survived by wife Shirley; sons Jeffrey, Jonathan (Daniel), Robert (Sasivipa Pukklanun); stepdaughter Nancy (Leigh) Mesh; stepson Lawrence Wu; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Obituaries


Ruth Bacall died March 16 at 88. Survived by nieces Lisa Bacall Tehrani, Gail Cahill, Susan Herman, Annette Warner; nephews Larry Finkel, Andy Goldstein, Jesse Goldstein, Lee Goldstein. Hillside

Susan Benon died March 15 at 79. Survived by daughters Cynthia Benon, Cary (Charles) Rogers; sons Aaron, Jeffrey; 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sisters Dallas Beardsley, Celia (Jim) Van Dusen. Hillside

Jack Haddad died March 16 at 87. Survived by wife Marion; sons Michael (Melissa), Paul (Suzie); daughter Monica (Tim Silk); 6 grandchildren; sister Rochelle Kagan. Hillside

Alice Margolis died March 13 at 96. Survived by daughter Zora (Jonathan) Aderfer; son Gary; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Albert Mintz died March 14 at 89. Survived by wife Annie; daughter Lorraine (Scott) Weiner; sons Jeffrey (Ruthie), Steven; 1 grandchild; brother Mark. Hillside

Harry Saltier died March 15 at 98. Survived by daughter Doreen (Myron) Schonbrum; sons Matthew Waxman, Brad; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Ann Cooper; brother Frank. Hillside

Obituaries


Louis Alexander died Jan. 21 at 96. Survived by wife Edith; sons Michael (Lulu), David (Ruth); 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Thelma Rolnik Altshul died Jan. 12 at 79. Survived by daughter Debra (Chris) Matsumoto; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Shirley Arbeitman died Feb. 3 at 79. Survived by daughters Faryl, Michelle; sister Celia Kayle. Malinow and Silverman

Richard Arinsberg died Feb. 9 at 75. Survived by sisters Susan (Michael) Blakely, Margie (Robert) Frank; nephew Darren Frank. Mount Sinai

Minnie Aronoff died Feb. 6 at 94. Survived by daughter Esther (Mitch) Persons; sons Jeffrey (Annette), Stuart (Susan); 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Josephine Baranov died Jan. 30 at 88. Survived by daughter Rochelle (Alan) Kleiman; son Robert (Robin); 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Herman Barish died Jan. 22 at 90. Survived by wife Harriet; daughters Pamela (Michael) Bluestein, Sherry (Dr. Steven) Stiles; son David (Mati); 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jean Reiss Berlfein died Feb. 13 at 88. Survived by husband Harold; daughters Jan (Rick) Burns, Davia Rivka, Eliana, Judy; 6 grandchildren; sister Ann (Bert) Lane; brother Richard (Linda) Reiss. Hillside

Bill Berman died Feb. 14 at 77. Survived by wife Rochelle; daughters Jill (Russel) Neuman, Jodi (Marc) Schwartz; sons Brad, John (Eileen); 7 grandchildren; sisters Ann (Paul) Kalsman, Norma Saken. Mount Sinai

Marvin Berman died Jan. 29 at 85. Survived by daughter Linda; 3 grandchildren; companion Marsha Weinstein. Hillside

David Binder died Feb. 12 at 36. Survived by mother Judith; father Steven; daughter Alissa Binder; brother Adam (Angela); uncle Gene Binder. Hillside

Beatrice Blankley died Jan. 12 at 97. Survived by daughter Margaret (David Simpson); 3 grandchildren; sister-in-law Lynn Davis. Mount Sinai

Rhoda Block died Jan. 29 at 90. Survived by daughter Karen (Steven Clayton); sons Jeffrey (Mary), Richard; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; sister Sylvia Kaplan. Mount Sinai

Jason Blum died Jan. 31 at 44. Survived by father Barry; mother Ellen; brothers Joshua (Karina), Matthew (Wendy); nephew Oliver. Mount Sinai

Jessie Bright died Jan. 29 at 90. Survived by 1 daughter; 3 sons. Malinow and Silverman

Jean Brodsly died Jan. 15 at 85. Survived by son Richard. Hillside

Adele Broffman died Feb. 1 at 83. Survived by husband Edwin, sons Jeff (Jane), daughters Candace (Barry) Weisz, Jill (Tim) Gerrity; 6 grandchildren; sister Rita Hausman. Hillside

Miriam Brown died Jan. 29 at 92. Survived by daughter Jan Hogrewe; son Rick. Sholom Chapels

Marvin Calmenson died Jan. 12 at 98. Survived by wife Thelma; daughters Lisa, Nina, Carla (Ron), Martha; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Muriel Clark died Jan. 28 at 85. Survived by daughter Robin (Dennis) Evans; son Jeff (Liz) Koppelman; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Marilyn Cohen died Feb. 2 at 88. Survived by daughter Neisha Cohen; son Nelson (Kelly); 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Claire Cole died Jan. 17 at 94. Survived by daughter Barbara (David) Mann; sons Bruce (Nanette), David (Steve Cox). Hillside

Sophia Cole died Feb. 3 at 93. Survived by son Alex. Sholom Chapels

Richard Collins died Feb. 14 at 98. Survived by daughter Judith Collard; son Michael; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Ida Conn died Jan. 28 at 97. Survived by daughter Patricia (Tomas) Ganz; son Richard (Cathryn); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Shirley Tauber; caregiver Blanca Urrutia. Mount Sinai

Suzan Corbin died Feb. 7 at 65. Survived by husband Michael; daughter Shana (Matthew) Zarcufsky; sons Matthew (Ashley) Levin, Jason; 8 grandchildren. Hillside

Yola Crispi died Feb. 14 at 92. Survived by daughter Tilda (Barry) Mann; son David (Diana); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Seymour Croft died Jan. 24 at 90. Survived by wife Audrey; daughters Deborah (Mark) Kornheiser, Phyllis (Benzion) Lieberman; sons Alan (Melanie), Michael (Janis); 9 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Bette Dashoff died Jan. 14 at 91. Survived by daughter Julie Wolfe. Mount Sinai

Charles Dauer died Jan. 28 at 92. Survived by daughters Marcine (Brent) Kline, Diane (Herold) Ursenbach; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Demain died Jan. 24 at 83. Survived by daughter Tani; 2 nephews; 1 niece. Mount Sinai

Myra Diamond died Jan. 15 at 81. Survived by daughters Carol Schauer, Cathy (Seth), Lynne (Gary), Nancy, Susan; son Mark (Cheryl); 12 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Bonny Dore died Feb. 1 at 65. Survived by husband Sanford Astor; daughter Stacy (Stanley) Shaul; stepdaughter Shelley (Richard) Wyne; stepson Bryon (Andria) Astor; 7 grandchildren; brothers Thomas Barnes, William (Susan) Barnes; niece Katie Barnes. Mount Sinai

Mary Dorfman died Jan. 26 at 96. Survived by daughter Barbara Hollander; son Alan; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lillian Dubin died Feb. 12 at 100. Survived by daughter Patti (Harvey) Miller; son Larry; 3 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Edward Dworsky died Jan. 24 at 85. Survived by wife Corinne; daughter Karen (Joan); son Harlan (Amy); 2 grandchildren; brother David Dorsey. Mount Sinai

Marilyn Edelman died Feb. 4 at 89. Survived by son Cory Alan (Joni). Hillside

Jack Farbstein died Feb. 2 at 94. Survived by wife Margaret; daughter Ellen (Philip) Stein; son Mark (Hannah); 3 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman 

George Feinstein died Feb. 3 at 99. Survived by daughters Margo (Peter) Connolly, Susan (Richard) Gurman; 5 grandsons. Mount Sinai

Beatrice Feldman died Jan. 13 at 76. Survived by daughters Leslie (Richard) Feldman Douglas, May Starky, Debra McCoy; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Paula Feldman died Jan. 29 at 79. Survived by husband Nils; daughters Leslie Powell, Molly Toika; son Michael Friedman; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Sandra McGinely. Malinow and Silverman

Oscar Fetter died Jan. 23 at 88. Survived by daughters Fay (Scott) Goldman, Lillian (Howard) Hellman; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Adell Fink died Jan. 27 at 75. Survived by daughter Laurie Kossoff; sons Brian, Scott; sister Roseann Zigman; brother Earl Cohen. Mount Sinai

Hyman Finkle died Jan. 20 at 93. Survived by daughter Marcia (Alan) Litt; son Steven; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister Anne Zussman. Hillside

Etta Fisch died Feb. 1 at 86. Survived by daughter Judith (Dale) Cooper; sons Lawrence (Mona), Tony (Jeannie); 8 grandchildren; sister Betty Phillips. Hillside

Toni Fleishman died Jan. 19 at 50. Survived by daughter Gloria Fleishman; father Leon; mother Gloria; sisters Bari (Patrick) Fairly, Cari (Kyle) Edlund; uncle Harry (Brandice) Friedman. Mount Sinai

Sidney Fried died Jan. 14 at 99. Survived by son Harvey (Barbi) Fried. Hillside

Sally Galante died Jan. 31 at 90. Survived by daughters Lea, Mercedes. Malinow and Silverman

Felice Gallenberg-Zieve died Feb. 1 at 75. Survived by husband Stan Zieve; daughters Dana Gallenberg, Eve (Craig) Smith; granddaughter Shannon Smith. Mount Sinai

William Gersh died Jan. 19 at 85. Survived by sons Bruce (Sharon), Jack. Hillside

Dorothy Gichtin died Jan. 28 at 85. Survived by husband Abraham; 4 children; grandchildren. Sholom Chapels

Nada Gildred died Jan. 12 at 85. Survived by daughters Laurie Gildred, Susie (Jeff) Heimler, Janet Somers; son David (Nanci) Somers; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Florence Gilman died Jan. 26 at 91. Survived by daughter Roberta (Peter) Gilman Feinstein; sons Don, Bruce (Sheila); 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Ida Mae Gittelson died Jan. 22 at 90. Survived by husband Arnold; sons Michael (Tina), Robert (Angela); grandson Max. Mount Sinai

Charlotte Glatt died Feb. 4 at 90. Survived by daughter Janet (Paul) Kaufman. Sholom Chapels

Eugene Glick died Feb. 3 at 90. Survived by daughters Debbie George, Honey; sons Adam (Sandy), Matthew (Robin); 6 grandchildren. Hillside

Helen Glick died Feb. 11 at 95. Survived by son Philip (Drucy Borowitz) Glickman; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Albert Gold died Feb. 5 at 85. Survived by wife Carolyn; daughter Julie Gold; sons Rich, Gary (Andrea), Max (Eniko); stepdaughters Mindy (Todd) Klein, Karen Todd; stepson John (Elaine) Bosco; 11 grandchildren. Hillside

Miriam Goldberg died Feb. 2 at 89. Survived by daughters Helen (David) Miles, Nancy (Jack) Mishkin; son Maurice (Marcia); 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Henry Goldfield died Jan. 30 at 93. Survived by wife Jean; son Robert; daughter Jackie; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Leona Goldman died Jan. 20 at 95. Survived by friends Beatrice Cord, Bernard and Phyllis Sosner, Harold (Gail) Sosner, Howard (Elaine) Sosner. Mount Sinai

Jerald Goldring died Jan. 20 at 66. Survived by wife Tova; daughter Amy (Steven) Firestein; sons Kenny (Samantha), Steven (Dora); 4 grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Hermina Goldstein died Jan. 25 at 98. Survived by daughter Judy (Ernest) Grossman Kossacoff; 3 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ann Goodman died Feb. 9 at 88. Survived by daughter Barbara (Warner) Kimball; sons Barry, Richard (Nina Juels); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Arthur Goodman died Jan. 26 at 90. Survived by daughters Deborah Cohen, Roberta (David) Goodman-Rosenberg; son Ira (Helen); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Elaine Goodman died Jan. 28 at 81. Survived by daughters Bonnie (Ronny) Bensimon, Wendy (Jon) Hauptman; son Steve (Abbe) Goodman; 9 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jack Gordon died Feb. 2 at 83. Survived by wife Barbara. Sholom Chapels

Sam Gotlieb died Jan. 26 at 96. Survived by wife Sally; daughter Peggy (David) Laine; son Laurence (Ginny); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ernest Gottlieb died Jan. 22 at 90. Survived by wife Elaine; daughter Charlotte (Alan) Meyer; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister Wilma Sheftell. Mount Sinai

Blossom Hackworth died Feb. 3 at 87. Survived by daughters Debra Kendall, Allene Raphael; 2 grandchildren; sister Elayne Bernstein. Mount Sinai

Klara Halberstadt died Jan. 16 at 91. Survived by niece Betty (David) Lazarus. Hillside

Ronni Harris died Jan. 23 at 65. Survived by mother Charlotte Harris; brother Don Harris; friend Elena Azma. Hillside

Jack Hassan died Jan. 18 at 89. Survived by sons David, James (Gloria), Steven (Karen); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Fred Hearn died Feb. 5 at 69. Survived by wife Miriam; sons David, Steve (Debbie); sister Sharon (Bruce Naliboff). Mount Sinai

Goldyne Hearsh died Jan. 30 at 90. Survived by daughters Bonnie (Paul) Yeager, Terri; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Nathan Hieger died Jan. 12 at 98. Survived by wife Gloria; daughter Joanie; sons Carl (Anne Glaskin), Robert; brother-in-law Harold (Adele) Greenberg. Mount Sinai

Sam Hodes died Jan. 26 at 83. Survived by daughters Cathy (Bob) Greenly, Sheri (Michael) Krems; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Renee Ozur; brothers Jerry, Morrie. Malinow and Silverman

Jack Israel died Jan. 17 at 95. Survived by wife Katherine; daughter Marcia (Robert) Weingarten; 2 grandsons. Malinow and Silverman

Martin Jacobs died Jan. 15 at 70. Survived by sons Ari (Diane), Matthew (Ann Mason); 5 grandchildren; sisters Dorothy (Sidney) Lit, Helen Osborne, Miriam (Bernard) Siegel; brother Harry Jacobs; ex-wife Maia Barens. Hillside

Ruth Jacoby died Jan. 24 at 83. Survived by sons Jeff (Adele), Scott (Debbie); 5 grandchildren; sister Jan (Alan) Ashberg, Eleanore (Harold) Fonberg, Norma (Leo) Rosen; brother, Alfred (Cindy) Levine. Mount Sinai

Jack Joseph died Jan. 22 at 95. Survived by sons Alan (Patricia), Barry, Lee; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Harry Kahn died Feb. 13 at 91. Survived by daughter Teri (Steven Czinn); sons Clifford (Melanie), Douglas (Deborah Mueller); 6 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Roslyn Kaiser died Jan. 16 at 86. Survived by daughters Susan Brownstein, Stacy Kaye; sister Charlotte Migdal. Sholom Chapels

Ronald Kaplan died Jan. 18 at 72. Survived by wife Martha; daughter Mindy Beth Ulselmann; stepson Brian Jackson; granddaughter Lydia. Mount Sinai

Sol Karnovitz died Feb. 6 at 91. Survived by daughter Chloe Nelson; son Cary (Ann) Karr; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mildred Kasdin died Feb. 4 at 84. Survived by husband Paul; daughter Jane Monterroso; sons Andrew, Mitchell, Stuart (Kate Bruhn); 3 grandchildren; sister Minna Welkind. Malinow and Silverman

Helen Kasof died Feb. 2 at 90. Survived by daughter Audrey Foster; son Joseph; one grandchild. Hillside

Yefim Kats died Jan. 12 at 87. Survived by son Dimitriy (Tatyana); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jack Kaye died Feb. 14 at 98. Survived by sons Michael, Larry (Marilyn). Malinow and Silverman

Malka Kheyfets died Jan. 14 at 88. Survived by husband Izrail; sons Gregory (Tatiyana), Rafail (Victoria); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Morrie Kingston died Jan. 12 at 92. Survived by wife Cesia; daughter Marilyn (Harry) Cinnamon; son Abbe (Helene); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Florabel Kinsler died Jan. 26 at 83. Survived by daughter Sandra (Brian Leshon); son Warren (Kay); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Greta Kleinman died Jan. 30 at 93. Survived by daughters Vivien (Bob) Diamond, Madeleine; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Irving Klitsner died Jan. 24 at 91. Survived by daughters Ronni (Jeffrey) Weiss, Cheri (David) Levenson, Kathy Ellison; son John; 8 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister Miriam Drucker. Hillside

Stephen Knapp died Jan. 27 at 60. Survived by mother Rose Langton; brothers George, William. Sholom Chapels

Mounette Kornblum died Jan. 13 at 82. Survived by husband David; son Gerard Mosse; 1 grandchild; 2 great-grandchildren; sisters Marcelle Costa, Solange Mallaroni. Hillside

Sol Kramarz died Jan. 14 at 88. Survived by sons Robert (Jennifer), Ken (Felicia); 3 grandchildren; 2 stepgrandchildren. Mount Sinai

Manja Kramer died Jan. 25 at 89. Survived by daughter Michelle Kramer; sons David (Pam), Steven (Teresa); sister Helga Unkeless; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; brothers Herbert, Manfred (Goldie) Liverant. Hillside

Marie Lasher died Feb. 1 at 102. Survived by son Lewis; niece Barbara (Peter) Weiss. Mount Sinai

Claude Lefeber died Feb. 10 at 88. Survived by wife Rufina; son Tony (Frances); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Roberta Leon died Jan. 16 at 64. Survived by several cousins. Malinow and Silverman

Louis Lesser died Jan. 29 at 96. Survived by daughters Terese (Jack) Ford, Kathy Sanson; 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Rebekka Levi died Jan. 15 at 92. Survived by husband Efim; daughter Lana Chernin. Sholom Chapels

Mary Lieberman died Feb. 11 at 85. Survived by daughters Julie (Steven) Wedel, Gail Caplan; son Terry (Don) Caplan; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Leatrice Nash. Hillside

Sonia Linde died Feb. 5 at 98. Survived by daughter Eileen (Lester) Traub; son Ian (Linda); 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Pearl Lipner died Jan. 14 at 91. Survived by daughters Robyn (Paul Rupert), Sharon; son Scott; 2 grandchildren; sister Marcia Koptisky; sister-in-law Natalie Yasgoor. Mount Sinai

Betty Lipsman died Feb. 6 at 93. Survived by daughter Helene (Jon) Schnider-Dobrer; son William (Tina); 2 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Audrey Lipson died Feb. 5 at 80. Survived by daughters Beth Gomez, Sharon Simon; stepson Alan Lipson; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Tony (Sonja) Nicholson; sisters Joy (Ernie) Dunlevie, Sheila Sterling. Mount Sinai

Sol Mahler died Jan. 24 at 93. Survived by sons Bruce (Susan), Craig (Miriam), daughter Gail Mahler; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Lucille Cohen. Hillside

Molly Mansky died Jan. 13 at 83. Survived by son Terry. Sholom Chapels

Ida Markenson died Feb. 13 at 87. Survived by son Wesley (Sarah) Markenson. Malinow and Silverman

Fred Mashat died Feb. 9 at 87. Survived by wife Bernice; daughters Lana (Sasan) Najibi, Joey (Jacques Heim); 2 grandchildren; 5 brothers and sisters. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Mattel died Jan. 22 at 98. Survived by granddaughter Stacey (Sidney) Monyei; grandsons Adam, David, Robert (Robby); daughter-in-law Gail Mattel; caregiver Virgie (Manny) Desiorna. Mount Sinai

Jack Meyer died Feb. 1 at 100. Survived by sons Irving, Murray. Malinow and Silverman

Beverly Meyers died Feb. 10 at 77. Survived by husband William; daughter Diana; son Larry. Mount Sinai

Monica Mihai died Jan. 29 at 61. Survived by husband Pavel; daughter Miruna (Ernie) Lujan; son Codrin; 1 grandchild; mother Aurelia Listeveanu. Malinow and Silverman

Lillian Millard died Feb. 5 at 94. Survived by sons Mark (Barbara), Richard (Marilyn); 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Leonid Moiseyev died Jan. 29 at 63. Survived by wife Anna; sons Alex (Diana), Yevgeny (Marina); 2 grandchildren; brothers Garik (Maria), Peter (Valentina). Mount Sinai

Sherman Moldavon died Feb. 3 at 93. Survived by wife Ida; sons Gary, Martin (Ilona), Robert (Barbara), Ronald; 6 grandchildren; brother Jerome Cohen. Mount Sinai

Helene Moore died Jan. 19 at 90. Survived by cousins Ephraim (Anita), Leonard Hirsch. Hillside

Frank Morgenstern died Feb. 10 at 64. Survived by wife Laura Green; daughters Audry (Jeff) Davidson, Ashley; 2 grandchildren; brother Steven (Phyllis). Mount Sinai

Helen Moscovitch died Feb. 10 at 93. Survived by son Jerry (Linda) Moss; 4 grandchildren; sister Rose Wallace. Mount Sinai

Gerome Moss died Jan. 15 at 87. Survived by wife Suzette; son Scot (Sally); one grandchild. Hillside

Lillian Naideth died Feb. 7 at 95. Survived by sons Philip (Marsha), Stuart; 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ellin Naness died Feb. 2 at 75. Survived by daughter Elisa (Chris) Clark; son Howard; 4 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Alan Nash died Feb. 8 at 60. Survived by wife Barbara; daughter Rachel; son Matt; sister Sharon Naznitsky; brother Burt Naznitsky. Mount Sinai

Madeleine Nathan died Feb. 2 at 72. Survived by husband Allan; daughters Lisa (Gary) Sheeran, Marsha (Bill) Williams; 6 grandchildren; sister Enid (Harvey) Goldstein. Mount Sinai

James Newman died Jan. 24 at 96. Survived by niece Anne Trinajstich. Mount Sinai

Zeta Perry died Jan. 30 at 76. Survived by sons Eric (Hilda), Marc Fliegel, Rod (Hannah); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Auriel Cowen. Hillside

Nellie Pesner died Feb. 8 at 104. Survived by daughter Roberta Becker; son Stanley (Lila). Malinow and Silverman

Lloyd Phillips died Jan. 25 at 62. Survived by wife Beau St. Clair; sister Avril Tantrum. Hillside

Mikhail Pinskiy died Feb. 1 at 48. Survived by son Valeriy; mother Ninel Pinskaya; brother Gregory (Irina). Hillside

Henry Polakow died Jan. 21 at 89. Survived by daughter Cheryl (Dan) Knight; son Michael (Daniel) Polakow; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Ruth Pollard died Jan. 16 at 91. Survived by son Marc. Sholom Chapels

Ethel Posner died Feb. 7 at 88. Survived by husband Arthur; sons Gregory (Lisa), Jeffrey (Merilee), Lee (Elinore); 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Anne Radon died Jan. 14 at 86. Survived by daughter Robin (Stephen) Radon; son Jeff (Carmela) Radon; 3 grandchildren; sister Rhoda (Morrie) Wood. Mount Sinai

Carol Rechteger died Jan. 13 at 90. Survived by husband Albert; daughters Laurie (Susan) Beth-Rechteger, Heidi (Nathan). Mount Sinai

Lynne Reinschreiber died Feb. 5 at 74. Survived by daughter Debra (Peter) Cappos; son Mark (Christine); 3 grandchildren; sister Mimi Pauline. Mount Sinai

Sidney David Resnick died Jan. 25 at 87. Survived by wife Norma; daughter Laura Ellen Resnick Hoveras; sons Allan, Michael (Alexander Werner); 7 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Gertrude Richaman died Jan. 16 at 84. Survived by husband Merrill; daughter Lisa (Ed) Pennington; sons David (Dorene), Steven (Linda); 5 grandchildren; brother Leo Stavinsky. Hillside

Joseph Robbins died Feb. 9 at 90. Survived by wife Vivian; daughters Linda (David) Kates, Ellen (Steve) Linder, Terry; son Richard (Carille Morales); 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Claire (Melvyn) Green. Mount Sinai

Mary Rodman died Jan. 23 at 97. Survived by son Steven (Diane Rowe) Rodman; daughters Linda (Lawrin) Lewin, Janice; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Barbara Rosen died Jan. 22 at 76. Survived by daughters Rebecca Crickard-Rosen, Deborah (Reno) Goodale, Stephanie; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Arnold Rosenbaum died Feb. 6 at 90. Survived by daughter Joyce (Murray Harreschou); son Alan (Helene); 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Emma Rotstein died Jan. 12 at 81. Survived by daughter Krsana Henry; son David (Linda); 5 grandchildren; sister Ann Todd; brother Billy Lester. Hillside

Anne Rubel died Feb. 14 at 94. Survived by daughters Vivien Cohen, Melody Jorenson, Joyce Leskin, Sarah Londer, Belle Temkin, Sharon; 10 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman 

Alan Rubin died Feb. 9 at 64. Survived by sister Amy (Marvin) Richman; nephews Keith (Michelle) Richman, Mark Richman. Mount Sinai

Natalie Salzman died Jan. 12 at 87. Survived by husband Sheldon; sons David (Toni), Scott (Michell), Steven (Mary Fukuto); 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Sylvia Weiner. Mount Sinai

Fay Sanders died Feb. 2 at 92. Survived by sons Glenn, Mark (Linda), Spencer; 2 grandchildren; brother Paul Feldman. Mount Sinai

Daisy Sardi died Jan. 15 at 91. Survived by sons Peter (Sara), Rudolf, Thomas (Kee); 2 grandchildren; sister Marta Furst; brother Tibor (Katja) Roth. Mount Sinai

Gersten Schachne died Feb. 14 at 81. Survived by wife Gayle; daughter Jill (Scott) Sanders; son Joel (Michelle); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Laurie Schneider died Feb. 14 at 41. Survived by husband Michael Patrick; daughter Cordelia; sons Julian Miller, Rolland; mother Pari; father Bob Levin; brother Jeffrey (Katy) Levin. Hillside

Paulina Schneider died Jan. 28 at 86. Survived by 5 nieces and nephews; 8 great-nieces and great-nephews. Sholom Chapels

Irving Schreiber died Jan. 21 at 87. Survived by sons David (Rika), Mark (Sharon), Stuart (Tes). Hillside

Luci Schule died Jan. 30 at 94. Survived by daughter Esther (Alex) Rozenblum; son Martin Schule; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Aron Shapiro died Feb. 11 at 97. Survived by daughter Svetlana (Arnold) Belavsky; 1 grandchild; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jeanette Shapiro died Jan. 19 at 87. Survived by husband Michael; daughter Rhonda (Steve) Millman; son Mark; 2 grandchildren; brother Paul (Barbara) Freeman. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Sher died Feb. 1 at 99. Survived by daughter Abby Sher; sons Merritt, Ronald; sister Edna Orlins; 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Stuart Shulman died Feb. 7 at 51. Survived by mother Rosalie; brother Douglas; aunt Arlene Minovitz. Mount Sinai

Jack Singer died Jan. 12 at 93. Survived by wife Helen; daughter Shari; son Ronald (Rachel); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Donald Sitnick died Jan. 22 at 81. Survived by daughter Gail Nettles; 1 grandchild; brother Al (Janet) Sitnick. Mount Sinai

Norman Snider died Jan. 22 at 83. Survived by wife Chevi Geldman; daughter Janis (George) Schnitzer; son Howard; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Marian Snyder died Feb. 14 at 90. Survived by daughter Michelle (Henry) Wisch; son Larry (Bobbie); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

David Solomon died Dec. 12 at 90. Survived by nieces Paula Harris, Marnie Komar. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Spector died Jan. 13 at 96. Survived by daughter Amy Applebaum; son Stephen (Jane McDonough); 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Florence Spencer died Feb. 11 at 91. Survived by daughter Diane (Bruce) Ehrlich; son Barry (Colleen) Bagus; 2 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Frederic Sperber died Jan. 12 at 79. Survived by daughters Shelley (John) Carey, Lori (Todd) Neiman; sons Jeff (Susan) Weinstein, Craig (Tina); 12 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Miriam Spiegel died Jan. 18 at 97. Survived by daughter Susan Luntz; son David Steinberg; stepson Philip (Jana) Spiegel. Hillside

Harry Stanoff died Jan. 28 at 100. Survived by daughter Maxine Stanoff Lewis. Hillside

Bernard Stein died Jan. 18 at 92. Survived by wife Florence; daughter Marsha (Peter) Fleming; son Martin (Natalie); 5 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Eva Steinman died Jan. 13 at 94. Survived by brother Jack Adelman. Hillside

Burton Sterman died Jan. 23 at 79. Survived by wife Beverly; daughters Lani (Jeff) Kreshek, Alissa, Nan (Curt Wittenberg); son Wes; 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mary Ann Stone died Jan. 26 at 72. Survived by husband Stanley; daughters Bonnie (Ira) Pincus, Robin (Eric) Tuchman; son Steven (Samantha); 9 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Shirley Swack died Feb. 14 at 89. Survived by husband Sol; daughter Jeanne; sons David (Maria), Michael (Veronique); grandchildren; brother Richard (Joanne) Spiers. Malinow and Silverman

Ernest Tabori died Jan. 23 at 100. Survived by daughter Marianna Riemer; son-in-law George Riemer; 1 grandchild; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Tatiner died Jan. 16 at 89. Survived by husband Ralph; sons Don (Christine Callina) Alhanati, Howard (Marilynn), Joe (Teresa); 9 grandchildren. Hillside

Leah Taylor died Jan. 19 at 95. Survived by nieces Estelle (Kenneth) Markson, Suzanne (Harvey) Colton; nephew Leonard (Lynn) Roberts; grandniece Deborah; grandnephew David. Mount Sinai

Samuel Tooch died Feb. 1 at 78. Survived by wife Rachel; sons Daron (Jean Cooper), Marc (Angela), Neil; 5 grandchildren; sister Ita Malkinson. Mount Sinai

Barbara Tucker died Jan. 23 at 80. Survived by husband Nathan; daughter Carol Tucker; 3 grandchildren; sister Ruth Levine; daughter-in-law Gabrielle Tucker. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Uram died Feb. 3 at 97. Survived by daughters Frances (Yael Merav) Le Vine, Maryann Litrov; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Semyon Volodinsky died Jan. 13 at 88. Survived by wife Maria; daughters Bella (Simon) Inzil, Lana Mitsevich; sons Michael (Maya), Yuri (Olga); 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Harold Weinerman died Jan. 30 at 74. Survived by wife Mona; daughter Lori; sons Dave (Jill), Spencer (Traci); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Alice Weiss died Jan. 23 at 86. Survived by son Dean Weiss; 7 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rose Weitzen died Feb. 14 at 88. Survived by daughters Debbie (Peter) Martin, Monica Richter, Frieda Weitzen; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lea Winter died Feb. 6 at 89. Survived by husband Herbert; sons Kurt (Lyndia), Richard (Sheryl); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Seymour Wynn died Feb. 4 at 90. Survived by daughters Margaret, Victoria; 1 grandchild; brother Melvin Wynn. Mount Sinai

Michael Yamma died Jan. 29 at 84. Survived by wife Lois; daughter Jodi Fuller; son Mark (Linda); 3 grandchildren; sister-in-law Ruth Martin. Mount Sinai

Julian Zalben died Jan. 30 at 94. Survived by niece Marva Semet; nephew Marshall Zablen. Hillside

Zola Zevit died Jan. 31 at 96. Survived by daughter Lynda Shapiro; son Ziony (Rachel); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Irving Zinger died Feb. 5 at 91. Survived by wife Evelyn; daughter Anita (Donald) Price; son Lester; stepdaughter Audrey (Moe) Cooperman; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Charles (Margie) Zinger. Hillside

Obituaries: Feb. 2-8


David Bennett died Nov. 20 at 94. Survived by daughter Michele Bennett; 2 nephews. Hillside

Roslyn Berkman died Nov. 17 at 89. Survived by sons Neil (Janis), Louis (Robin); sister Marion (Russell) Weiss; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Rosalyn Brickman died Nov. 20 at 90. Survived by daughter Brauna; son Brian; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sol Dashut died Nov. 20 at 90. Survived by daughter Jolene. Hillside

Raymond Duckat died Nov. 16 at 97. Survived by daughters Susan (Louis) Meisinger, Arleen; 3 granddaughters; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Barbee Gallay died Nov. 20 at 95.  Survived by daughters Jill Schulman, Caren Dori; sons Joel, Peter; 13 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Esther Greene died Nov. 16 at 94. Survived by son Ross Brown. Mount Sinai

Steven Neil Katznelson died Nov. 19 at 68. Survived by wife Garrie; daughters Amy (Max) Hurwitz, Dayna (Don) Budde, Marci (Daniel Gotz); 1 granddaughter. Mount Sinai

Helene King died Nov. 18 at 98. Survived by son Elliot; daughter Hilary (Steve) Steinberg; 2 granddaughters; 2 great-grandsons. Mount Sinai

Sondra Nelson died Nov. 17 at 77. Survived by husband Fred; daughter Laura Nelson-Storey; son Steven; 5 grandchildren; brothers Gary (Cyndi) Marks, Stuart (Mimi) Marks. Mount Sinai

Richard Neymark died Nov. 15 at 90. Survived by wife Betty; daughter Nancy; son Allan. Mount Sinai

Sonia Ogul died Nov. 17 at 81. Survived by daughter Myra Kulick; sons Michael, David; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Raya Fast. Mount Sinai

Hillard Pettler died Nov. 16 at 96. Survived by sons Robert, Richard. Malinow and Silverman

Arthur Polansky died Nov. 21 at 92. Survived by 2 nieces; 2 cousins. Mount Sinai

Moshe Rapaport died Nov. 19 at 88. Survived by wife Pnina; daughter Michal (Yanir) Aharonson; sons Mickey (Juliana) Wasserman, Hagai; 7 grandchildren; brother Eliezer (Sylvia) Rahat. Mount Sinai

Alvin Reiter died Nov. 21 at 86. Survived by wife Phyllis; sons Michael (Kathryn), Howard (Barbara), Hal. Hillside

Frances B. Sands died Nov. 16 at 94. Survived by daughters Leslie (Steven) Rouff, Karen Meisel; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Malinow and Silverman 

Myron Roy Siegel died Nov. 20 at 69. Survived by wife Robin; daughters Lauren, Blair; son Joshua (Laurie); mother Rita; brother Steve (Mary Jo); 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Ruth Silverstein died Nov. 20 at 77. Survived by son Irvin (Donna); grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Elaine Dolin Weiss died Nov. 17 at 75. Survived by husband Bernard; daughter Marjorie (John) Levy; son Steven (Kelley); 4 grandchildren; brother Bennett Dolin. Hillside

Betty Ida Winter died Nov. 19 at 82. Survived by daughter Karen. Mount Sinai

Jack Zysman died Nov. 20 at 63. Survived by son Zack (Nadine); 2 grandchildren; mother Faye; brother Henry. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: Jan. 4-10


Barbara Lee Adler died Nov. 3 at 80. Survived by husband Donald; sons John (Alisa), Mitchell (Vicki), Jeffrey (Beverly); 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Sheldon Becker died Nov. 4 at 82. Survived by wife Flora; son Michael. Mount Sinai

Olga Carvel died Nov. 5 at 94. Survived by daughter Carol; son Steven (Linda); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Max Drucker died Nov. 4 at 100. Survived by son Gary (Rebecca). Malinow and Silverman

Sharon Felder died Nov. 4 at 59. Survived by husband James; daughter Francine Felder Hudson; sons Mathew, Andrew; 2 grandchildren; mother Marilyn; brother Scott Garber. Malinow and Silverman

Harold Alan Greenberg died Nov. 8 at 61. Survived by former wife Joyce; daughter Britney (David) Greenberg-Pilcer; son Glenn; sister Anne Scheinrock; brothers Steve (Michelle), Rick (Melinda) Brodsly; companion Laurie Rauch. Hillside

Florence Halperin died Nov. 3 at 94. Survived by daughter Isabel (Eric) Lane; son Leslie; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Max Helfand died Nov. 5 at 97. Survived by wife Lillian; sons Barry (Tina), Kenneth, Wayne; 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister Esther Luskin. Mount Sinai

Eva Jancu died Nov. 3 at 94. Survived by daughter Suzanne (Howard) Jaffee; stepdaughter Miriam (Sheldon) Baer; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lev Katrikh died Nov. 3 at 92. Survived by wife Donya; sons Solomon (Nelly), Boris. Mount Sinai

Henry Kline died Nov. 8 at 83. Survived by wife Jacqueline; daughter Millie Crystal; 2 grandchildren; brother Richard. Hillside

Celine Mintz died Nov. 8 at 74. Survived by husband Gary; daughter Dana (Andrew) Gumaer; sons Mark (Andrea) Weintz, Ron (Jessica), Russell; 6 grandchildren; sisters Sonia (Larry) Lictenstein, Lana (Michael) Luftman. Mount Sinai

Geraldine Peretz died Nov. 4 at 80. Survived by daughters Cheryl, Faith (Jerry) Retsky, Debbie (Moshe) Berger, Hope Denham; sons Marvin, Richard (Ilasna), Wayne; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Roberta. Mount Sinai

Carole A. Pump died Nov. 7 at 79. Survived by sons Dana (Leah), David (Ubelia); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lawrence Ramer died Nov. 2 at 84. Survived by wife Ina Lee; son Douglas (Michelle); 3 grandchildren; brother Bruce (Madeline). Hillside

Lois Roston died Nov. 10 at 87. Survived by husband Ellsworth; daughter Janet; son Bob; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Linda Sacks died Nov. 5 at 68. Survived by daughter Melanie (David) Afromsky; son Gregory (Angela); 3 grandchildren; sisters Gina
Swenson, Claudia Bautzer. Mount Sinai

Helen Scheinrock died Nov. 6 at 90. Survived by son Jeffrey; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Schiffer died Nov. 7 at 85. Survived by daughter Harriet (Mac) Schiffer Scott; son Michael; 4 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Harriet Shaps died Nov. 10 at 91. Survived by sons Steven, Philip; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Laura Sherman died Nov. 6 at 85. Survived by daughters Kathy, Leslie; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Irwin Siegel died Nov. 9 at 87. Survived by wife Lillyan; daughter Terri (Laurence) Bryant; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rachel Smith died Nov. 6 at 86. Survived by daughter Myra Greenspun. Malinow and Silverman

Dr. Robert Stivelman died Nov. 7 at 89. Survived by sons William, John. Malinow and Silverman

Carmen Warschaw died Nov. 6 at 95. Survived by daughters Hope (John Law), Susan (Carl) Robertson; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Marvin C. White died Nov. 7 at 91. Survived by wife Marge; daughter Pamela (Ronald) Coen; son Steven (Angela); 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

George Winard died Nov. 10 at 93. Survived by wife Marilyn; daughter Judy (Ron) Winard Hirsty; son Robert (Esther); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lea Zonen died Nov. 2 at 89. Survived by daughter Myra (Ian) Paige; son Ronald (Louise); 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; sister Sharel Krimsky. Mount Sinai

Obituaries Oct. 4 – 25, 2012


Linda Axelrod died Oct. 23 at 72. Survived by daughter Lori (Deo); sons Glenn, Guy; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Bernard Barsky died Oct. 18 at 87. Survived by wife Marion; daughter Hadas Laureano; son Jeffrey; 2 grandchildren; niece Sheri Schrage. Mount Sinai

Helen Bolsky died Oct. 19 at 88. Survived by daughters Debbie, Francine; 1 niece. Mount Sinai

Harold Brown died Oct. 22 at 94. Survived by daughter Sandie (Dennis) Kay; sons Larry (Judy), Ed (Jennifer); 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Edythe Dobkin died Oct. 20 at 90. Survived by sons Gary (Bonita Oehlke), Mark (Renee); sisters Myrna (Percy) Marcus, Marlene Safe; 3 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Pearl Rub Finck died Oct. 22 at 90. Survived by husband Samuel; daughters Lonnie Turner, Diana Teller, Sally (Peter) Jackson, Julie (Don) Downs, Ruthie (Tom) Sheffield; son Sanford (Stella); 17 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; brother Robert (Frances) Rub. Mount Sinai

Nathan Golden died Oct. 25 at 89. Survived by daughter Dayna Lee; son Joshua (Rebecca); 2 grandchildren. Hillside 

Michael Hadash died Oct. 22 at 89. Survived by wife Rose; daughter Sandy (Jeffrey) Hadash Cohen; son Bruce (Ellen Beck); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Louis Hoffman died Oct. 17 at 104. Survived by daughters Beverly (Ronald) Flintrop, Delores Crecenzo; 7 grandchildren; 1 nephew. Mount Sinai

Rosalyn Jenner died Oct. 18 at 84. Survived by daughters Marcie (Cheryl Procaccini), Jodi; son Mitch (Carol); 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Renee (Eddie) Solomon. Mount Sinai

Arnold Michael Kalick died Oct. 18 at 64. Survived by wife Rochelle; daughters Lisa (Todd) Schultz, Carrie (Michael) Kalick Caroll; 1 granddaughter; sister Sandy (Danny) Brager. Mount Sinai

Shirley Klasky died Oct. 20 at 86. Survived by son Steven (Marti); daughter Judy Smith; 2 grandsons; 1 step-grandson; 2 great-grandsons; 1 niece. Mount Sinai

Judson H. Laff died Oct. 4 at 78. Survived by wife Violet; daughters Elene (Daniel) Whalen, Fern Burg, Stephanie (Dean) Laff-Hunt, Rebecca Beaver; 9 grandchildren; sister Barbara (Arnold) May. Mount Sinai

Berta Liebshard died Oct. 25 at 100. Survived by daughter Francine (Bill) Baker; son Leonard (Emik) Baker; 1 grandchild; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Zigmund Teba. Mount Sinai

Philip Malakoff died Oct. 20 at 83. Survived by wife Florence; daughter Wynee; sons Gilbert (Michelle), Merle (Tina); 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Lawrence Meyers died Oct. 24 at 79. Survived by wife Marlene Silverman; daughter Deborah Kimbrell; sons Nathan (Vicki), Daniel (Donna); stepdaughter Beth (Mark) Ruben; stepsons Brian (Janna) Cutler, Russell Silverman; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Lotte Newman died Oct. 25 at 89. Survived by daughter Judy (Edward) Green; son Fred; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mack Novak died Oct. 25 at 87. Survived by wife Frances “Geri”; daughters Karen, Lorie, Patricia; 5 granddaughters; brother Joe. Mount Sinai

Sharlene Roth died Oct. 23 at 74. Survived by husband Michael; daughter Robyn; son Jeffrey (Teri); 2 grandchildren; mother Grace Gottlieb; brother Alvin Gottlieb. Mount Sinai

Helen Rothbart died Oct. 25 at 88. Survived by sons Robert (Angie), Stanley (Miriam); 4 grandchildren; 2 step-granddaughters. Mount Sinai

Bella Sang died Oct. 23 at 84. Survived by daughter Irene (David Levy); sons Steven, Andrew, Jacob; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mark Schaffer died Oct. 25 at 51. Survived by sister Janet (Warren) Albin; 1 niece; 1 nephew. Mount Sinai

Gerald Schwartz died Oct. 20 at 82. Survived by wife June; daughter Randee Rothenberg; sons Rick, Bruce; 7 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Gloria Seidman died Oct. 19 at 85. Survived by sons Mitchell, Steven; 1 granddaughter; 2 great-granddaughters; sisters Sheilah (Marvin) Zweier, Bella (Ben) Riff. Mount Sinai

Mae Sheff died Oct. 25 at 96. Survived by daughters Sharon (Donald) Mercado, Sharleen Rohm, Tina Shaps; son Leslie Shaps; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside 

Mary Sheres died Oct. 24 at 88. Survived by husband Joseph; son Sidney (Celeste); 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Ruth Singer died Oct. 24 at 79. Survived by husband Maurice; sons Anthony (Cathy), Rick Chanin; brother Ed Lazarus; 7 grandchildren. Hillside 

Sara Skidelsky died Oct. 19 at 101. Survived by niece Maureen Balter; 2 great-grandnephews. Hillside 

Mona Weis died Oct. 22 at 95. Survived by nieces Deborah (Bruce) Ellis, Pamela Landrum. Mount Sinai

William L. Zlot died Oct. 21 at 83. Survived by daughters Debra (Warren) Kay, Linda Pearson; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Louis Zucker died Oct. 23 at 84. Survived by wife Evelyn; daughter Shari (David) Bithell; son Larry (Jackie Henry); 3 grandchildren; brother Abraham; sisters Miriam Harrison, Rochelle (Gene) Moore. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: Sept. 2 – Oct. 17, 2012


Jacqueline Alvy died Oct. 12 at 86. Survived by husband Reuben; son Ralph David (Ashley Wrobel); stepdaughter Sarah Wrobel; stepson Jonathan Wrobel. Mount Sinai

Michael Asher died Oct. 15 at 69. Survived by cousins Rayna Kraman, Manfred Linder. Hillside

Leon Barankiewicz died Oct. 13 at 90. Survived by daughter Ilana (Arie) Goldberg; son David (Iris); 5 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Marian Block died Oct. 9 at 93. Survived by daughter Sherry (Richard Harris) Radis; son Steven (Sunny Franklin); sister Blanche (Roland) Young; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Leonard Boasberg died Oct. 9 at 89. Survived by wife Lore; daughter Judith (Mark Landry); sons Mark (Enid), Daniel (Linnie Radman); 4 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Frances Corn died Oct. 15 at 75. Survived by husband Charles; sons Richard (Soheila), Gerry (Silene); 3 grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Emanuel Diamant died Oct. 11 at 83. Survived by daughters Adrienne (David) Weil, Melissa; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Josef Fikhman died Oct. 11 at 65. Survived by wife Lisa; sons Mikhail (Edita), George (Natasha), William (Simona Byk); brother Stanley (Irena); mother Manya; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Arthur Frankel died Oct. 16 at 70. Survived by wife Carol; daughter Deborah (Graham) Marshall; son Sean (Emilia); sister Toni (Gerardo) Wolff; 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Lawrence J. Gartner died Oct. 13 at 67. Survived by sister Barbara. Mount Sinai

Maurice B. Goodman died Oct. 15 at 84. Survived by wife Elaine; son Steve (Abbe); daughters Wendy (Jon) Hauptman, Bonnie (Ronny) Bensimon; 9 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sally Grunwald died Oct. 10 at 86. Survived by daughter Esther Gutierrec; son Michael (Shela); 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sister Anja Ickowitz; brother Joseph (Rivi) Poslun. Mount Sinai

David Kagan died Oct. 9 at 78. Survived by wife Joan; sons Jeffrey (Briana), Andrew (Miriam); daughter Debra (Rod) Luciz; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Elliott H. Kajan died Oct. 17 at 74. Survived by wife Judy; sons Jordan (Michelle), Evan; 1 grandchild; sister Gloria Weiner. Mount Sinai

Nasha Kamberg died Oct. 16 at 92. Survived by daughter Caren (Michael Kosecoff). Hillside 

Dorothy Kaplan died Oct. 15 at 84. Survived by daughter Andrea (Walter) O’Brien; sons Hunter (Harriett), Randy; 7 grandchildren. Hillside

David J. Knell died Oct.16 at 95. Survived by daughter Sandra Kievman; sons Ronald (Lori Russo), Gary (Kim Larson); 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ella Kohn died Oct. 12 at 96. Survived by sons Steve, Harvey. Malinow and Silverman

Harold Leventhal died Oct. 10 at 89. Survived by wife Gayle; son Rob; daughter Nancy Burt; stepsons Randy (Kimberly), Ronald Magnin; 6 grandchildren. Hillside

Stanley Lever died Oct. 16 at 88. Survived by wife Evelyn; daughter Susan; son Kevin (Jonda); brother Ron (Doreen). Malinow and Silverman

Harvey Levich died Oct. 9 at 81. Survived by wife Susan; daughter Deborah; son David; sister Ruth Mogol; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Marvin Levin died Oct. 8 at 87. Survived by wife Sylvia; daughter Ann (Winthrop Morgan); sons Andrew (Mazel), Fred (Anna); brothers Clinton, Gilbert; grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Albert Mandell died Oct. 14 at 92. Survived by daughters Marlene (Fred) Berns-Weissman, Debbie; son Gary; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Eugene Manusov died Oct.17 at 83. Survived by wife Sari “Sunnie”; daughters Vicki Guay, Valerie; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lillian Marks died Oct. 14 at 92. Survived by daughter Sue Shenfeld; son Arnold (Jann); 3 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Eden

Jeffrey Persky died Oct. 9 at 63. Survived by wife Debbie; daughter Tina; sons Evan, Nicholas; brother Hank (Katherine). Hillside

Howard Pincus died Oct. 17 at 90. Survived by wife Maud; sons Glen (Jill), Phil (Kathleen); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Molly Plotkin died Oct. 10 at 92. Survived by daughters Michele Levenstein, Charlene (Lawrence) Huston-Bernstein; Janet (Robert) Plotkin-Bornstein; 5 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Mitchell Popick died Oct. 17 at 79. Survived by daughters Cindy (Jonathan) Petrak, Randy (Glenn Lipson) Kasper; son Jeffrey (Debbie); 4 grandchildren; sister Felice Durazo; brother Harriman. Mount Sinai

Beatrice Powell died Oct. 8 at 93. Survived by daughter Gail (Alex) Glikmann; sons Bruce (Debby), Zachary (Jill); 9 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Marlene Pressman died Oct. 9 at 90. Survived by daughter Ellen (Jeff); sons Joel (Judy), Robert (Barbara); 7 grandchildren; sister Claire Winer; brother Abe Klein. Mount Sinai

Rita Reier died Oct.16 at 86. Survived by husband Melvin; daughters Sarah Tyack, Ellen, Nancy, Alice; son David; 10 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Portia Fisher Rose died Sept. 2 at 88. Survived by husband Edward; daughter Elisa (Allen) Wax; son Marc; 4 grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Blanche Schimmel died Oct. 13 at 107. Survived by daughter Bella Desser; son David; 1 grandson. Malinow and Silverman

Marvin Schlezinger died Oct. 8 at 84. Malinow and Silverman

Bailey Schwartz died Oct. 14 at 95. Survived by daughters Joni Lavick, Reva Zane. Malinow and Silverman

Harry Schwartz died Oct. 10 at 85. Survived by daughter Joyce; son Paul (Ellen); 2 grandchildren; sister Marion (Hyman) Kuritz. Mount Sinai

Eric Seif died Oct 13 at 87. Survived by wife Sally; daughters Rita (David) Reifman, Judy (Mitchell) Cohen; son Jeffrey; 4 grandchildren; sister Gita Schwarz. Eden

Larry Sloan died Oct. 14 at 89. Survived by wife Eleanor; daughters Claudia (John Sacret Young), Bonnie (Greg) Derin, Liz (Joe) Fallet, Amy Harrison; son Scott Harrison; 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ethel Spalter died Oct. 9 at 84. Survived by sons Michael (Julie), Matthew (Karen); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Morton Waldow died Oct. 16 at 93. Survived by daughters Marcia, Sheila (Mark) Matusow; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Malinow and Silverman

Jack Weinstock died Oct. 13 at 100. Survived by wife Elaine; daughters Tobi (Alan) Pepper, Maxine Bleakley; stepson Eric Abrams; 3 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Leon Weiss died Oct. 11 at 82. Survived by son Steve (Carol) Chudy; daughter Leona (Harris) Cohen; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: Oct. 26 – Nov. 1, 2012


Mina Bear died Sept. 18 at 88. Survived by daughter Moraye (John Hall); brothers Nate, Leo Rosen. Hillside

Edythe Berman died Sept. 18 at 91. Survived by husband Isaac; son Paul (Becky) Gerwin; daughter Jeane (Zane Marhea) Freer; stepsons Ed (Robin) Ron, Gil (Nancy); 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside 

Betty Brown died Sept. 16 at 83. Survived by daughters Janet (Howard) Lutwak, Debra (John) Edelston; son David; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rachel Cohen died Sept. 15 at 78. Survived by son Solomon. Mount Sinai

Pauline Cordova died Sept. 14 at 94. Survived by husband Tom; daughter Bette (Dan) Marinoff; son Mark (Claudia); sister Betty Angel; brother David Franco; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Robert R. Dubrow died Sept. 21 at 88. Survived by wife Marie; daughter Judy Horton (Brian); son Michael (Shauna). Hillside

Jerry “Hannah” Efros died Sept. 14 at 94. Survived by daughters Susan, Lynda; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Mildred Giesberg died Sept. 16 at 87. Survived by husband Richard; daughter Susan (David Lappen); son Daniel (Carol Lifland); 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Neil Gold died Sept. 21 at 70. Survived by wife Maureen; sons Daniel, Michael (Danny); sister Mona Goldpanitz; 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Aviva Hoyer died Sept. 17 at 95.  Survived by daughters Jennifer (Mark) Holtzman, Stephanie Pinkus; sons Daniel (Megan), Paul (Helen); 10 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Samuel Jacobson died Sept. 18 at 93. Survived by daughter Sharie (Hal Tipton) Woodward; 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Evelyn Kanter died Sept. 13 at 92.  Survived by daughter Terry (Marcia) Rosenthal; son Randy (Pauline); brother Alvin (Elaine) Lewis; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Selma Esther Koletsky died Sept. 18 at 80. Survived by daughter Susan (Stuart) Davis; son Roy Aaron (Barbara); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Evelyn Kravetz died Sept. 17 at 90. Survived by husband Nathan; daughter Deborah; son Daniel. Mount Sinai

Renee Kupferstein died Sept. 17 at 91. Survived by daughter Phyllis (Don); sons John (Drina) Gruber, Ron (Merri); 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Elaine Lenhoff died Sept. 19 at 85.  Survived by daughter Carol (Nathan) Nayman; son Alan Lefko; sister Beverly (Bob) Canvasser; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Melvin H. Levine died Sept. 17 at 96. Survived by son Harmon (Tema); daughter Barbara; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Irwin H. Linden died Sept. 17 at 86. Survived by wife Barbara; daughters Margo (Alexander) Linden Katz, Amy; sons Gregory M. (Pamela), Kenneth L. (Kathe), Charles E.; 8 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Victor Lishman died Sept. 15 at 89. Survived by daughters Jo (Ira) Karnofsky, Robin (David) Berger; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Louis Severin Lockspeiser died Sept. 12 at 91. Survived by wife Toni; daughter Irit; son Gideon. Hollywood Forever

Randall Charles Newman died Sept. 18 at 59.  Survived by wife Janet; daughters Sarah, Erin; brothers Robert (Debbie), Eric (Ronnie) Feldman; father Sidney (Adeline). Hillside

Doris Melnick died Sept. 15 at 97. Survived by sister Edith Sara Zinman. Hillside

David Moss died Sept. 12 at 76. Survived by wife Priscilla; daughter Elisa; son Jeffrey (Wendy); brother Irving; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Ida Pierson died Sept. 20 at 103. Survived by sons Sanford (Mila) Carson, Charles; 3 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Harold Rosenbaum died Sept. 15 at 91. Survived by daughter Jan (Mark) Sass; sons Alan, Eric (Pierre Valet); 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Gertrude Roth died Sept. 18 at 95. Survived by daughters Marsha Ann (Philipp) Wilson, Naomi (Michael) Elbert; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Rita Rubin died Sept. 15 at 69. Survived by husband Robert; sons David (Ming) Berger, Richard Berger; daughter Kimberlee; 3 grandchildren; brother Stuart (Susan) Nacher. Mount Sinai

Beatrice Saphra died Sept. 21 at 88. Survived by daughter Zane Buzby. Malinow and Silverman 

Anne Margaret Schwartz died Sept. 16 at 93. Survived by daughters Teri, Susan (Robert) Rosser; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Neil Shanman died Sept. 19 at 76. Survived by wife Merle; daughters Allyson (Craig) Barton, Lisa Bacerra; sons Sandy, Kevin (Randy); 8 grandchildren; brother Jay. Mount Sinai

Grace Silverman died Sept. 14 at 91. Survived by son Larry (Gail); daughter Merle Yeager; sister Beatrice Dubman; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Wilbert Stein died Sept. 19 at 93. Survived by son James (Diane); stepson Howard (Valerie) Price; stepdaughter Elisa (Steve) Rubin; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Cecile Weiss died Sept. 15 at 92. Survived by daughters Yvonne (Stuart) Lasher, Monique (Marty) Hoch; brother Rudolph Loebel; 4 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Rose Woronow died Sept. 15 at 91. Survived by daughter Judy (Don) Weber; 1 grandson; 1 great-grandson. Mount Sinai

Davood Yebri died Sept. 12 at 81.  Survived by wife Talat; sons Fereydoun (Roya), Farshid (Roya); 5 grandchildren.  Eden

Obituaries: Sep. 14-20, 2012


Phillip Binen died Aug. 7 at 83. Survived by sons Jack, Perry; stepson Lawrence Bizzell. Hillside

Joseph Borden died Aug. 11 at 93. Survived by wife Florine; daughters Deborah Goldstein, Marla (Jeffrey) Michaels; sons Scott, Jack (Debbie); 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Ronni Bregman died Aug. 9 at 61. Survived by daughter Marni (Kevin) Reinhardt; son Lee; 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Lynnette Briskin died Aug. 13 at 93. Survived by daughter Jerilyn (Raymond Ornstein) Ruben; sons Jeffrey (Deborah), Donald (Margaret); sister Chickie Feldman; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Frieda E. Cohen died Aug. 11 at 96. Survived by son Harvey (Bonny); 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mardene Conrad died Aug. 9 at 78. Survived by husband Allan; daughters Wendy, Lynn (Greg) Range; son Michael (Tina); sister Barbara Berger; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Melvin Epstein died Aug. 9 at 82. Survived by daughter Nancy; son David Sidney. Malinow and Silverman

Irving Fein died Aug. 10 at 101. Survived by wife Marion; daughter Tisha; son Michael (Beni); stepson Dan Schechter; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Charlotte Fisher died Aug. 8 at 91. Survived by son William. Malinow and Silverman

Alvin Friedkin died Aug. 9 at 82. Survived by daughter Shoshana (David) Finacom; son Peter; 4 granddaughters; brother James (Joy). Mount Sinai

Rodney Friedman died Aug. 6 at 63. Survived by wife Viviene; daughter Hayley; son Justin; sister Laraine Ross; brother Colin (Hedy). Mount Sinai

Sylvia Ginsling died Aug. 9 at 92. Survived by nephew Jeffrey (Lori) Marks; niece Lori (Stephen) Love. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Goldberg died Aug. 6 at 95. Survived by husband Louis; daughter Debbie Taylor; sons Jeff (Debby), Eugene; 4 grandsons; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Judith Fine Hailpern died Aug. 9 at 75. Survived by husband Solomon; daughters Michele, Nancy; son Jeffrey; brother David Fine. Malinow and Silverman

Ruth R. Kaptan died Aug. 9 at 85. Survived by daughter Lana (Daniel) Neal; son Martin; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

George Kujawski died Aug. 7 at 90. Survived by wife Audrey; daughters Teresa Nield, Sylvia (Andrew) Corwin; son John; sister Teresa Komender; stepson Hank (Beth) Arkin; stepdaughter Linda (Al) Albala; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Bernice Lewis died Aug. 12 at 88. Survived by daughter Marcia (Mark) Smith; son James; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Bernard Lieberman died Aug. 12 at 94. Survived by daughter-in-law Barbara (Doug) Lieberman-Jones; son-in-law Barry (Beverly) Brotman; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Bernice Lockfield died Aug. 12 at 89. Survived by daughter Joanne (Norman) Nadel; son Dennis (Andrea); 4 grandchildren; sister Rhoda Smithkin. Mount Sinai

Victoria Yomtow Mandel died Aug. 12 at 92. Survived by daughters Rosie, Susie (Ilan) Zollinger; sons Benjamin (Olga), Ignaz; 7 grandchildren. Hillside

Beatrice K. Meyers died Aug. 11 at 91. Survived by daughter Maureen (Rudy) Romero; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Robert Morgan died Aug. 13 at 55. Survived by wife Fang; daughters Diana, Sophia; brother Seth (Sally). Hillside

Elin Pittler died Aug. 5 at 74. Survived by husband Burton; daughter Karen (Gary) Semler; sons Steven (Kathleen), Gregg (Julie), Kenny (Melinda); 8 grandchildren. Hillside

Ilan Postelnik died Aug. 8 at 55. Survived by daughter Alexandra Post; son Adam Post; mother Odette; brothers Naor, Adi; sister Hagar Grimberg. Mount Sinai

Elaine Rosenfeld died Aug. 10 at 84. Survived by daughter Nada (Larry) Feiwell; sons Ken (Marsha); Keith (Mara); 5 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Muriel “Midge” Schainblatt died Aug. 5 at 93. Survived by husband Jacob; daughters Shelly (Robert) Malinow, Alison (Peter) England; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Joan Ann Schechter died Aug. 11 at 81. Survived by daughter Claudia (Jeffrey) Silverman; son Stuart (Niel); 2 grandsons; sister Terry Sachs. Mount Sinai

Leon J. Shapiro died Aug. 11 at 91. Survived by wife Sylvia; daughters Sandy (Roland) Terranova, Nikki (Chris) Cotton; 4 grandchildren; 1 step-granddaughter; 1 step-great-grandson. Mount Sinai

David Turken died Aug. 10 at 54. Survived by mother Deborah; brothers James (Karen), Donald (Julie); 4 nieces. Mount Sinai

Beatrice Wasserman died Aug. 5 at 86. Survived by husband Gilbert; son Jack. Malinow and Silverman 

Irving Weitzler died Aug. 6 at 100. Survived by wife Florence; son Jay (Linda); daughter Maxine (Glenn) Farber; 3 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Harvey Wolf died Aug. 11 at 79. Survived by wife Sondra; sons Mitch (Laura), Randy (Gabby); 4 grandchildren; sister Elaine Levy; brothers Ron (Roberta), Larry. Mount Sinai

Rachel Yanofsky died Aug. 7 at 99.  Survived by son Julius (Matthew). Hillside

Obituaries: Sep. 7-13, 2012


Anita Roslyn Anshen died July 30 at 94. Survived by daughter Barbara; son Edward (Susanne); 1 grandchild; sister Gloria Leronan. Mount Sinai

Gertrude Begun died July 27 at 61. Survived by husband Jeffrey; mother Pearl Garber; sister Marcy (Doug) Woodhull; brother Ron (Sue) Garber. Hillside

William Brodie died Aug. 4 at 88. Survived by daughter Barbara (Peter Utas); son Michael (Gigi Rosenberg); 3 grandchildren. Hillside

James Canning died Aug. 5 at 95. Survived by daughter Lynne; 1 grandchild. Malinow and Silverman

Vera Cohen died Aug. 1 at 94. Survived by son Anthony (Sandra); daughters Denise (Norman) Cheerin, Janine (Stuart) Schneider; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Richard M. Crane died July 27 at 83. Survived by wife Judith; daughter Diane (David) Bucka; sons Jordan (Robin), Jonathan (Joanne); 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Stanley Dounn died Aug. 3 at 80. Survived by son Howard (Salma); 1 grandchild. Hillside

Gerri Farnell died July 29 at 87. Survived by son Steven (Julia); 2 grandchildren; brother George (Myrna) Green. Mount Sinai

Bernard Fishgold died July 31 at 77. Survived by wife Shirley; sons Ron (Sheree), Steve, Alan (Patty); 1 grandchild. Hillside

Rivka Rebeca Fogel died July 29 at 92. Survived by sons Gavriel (Cynthia), Leon; 7 grandchildren; brother Adolph. Mount Sinai

Terri Freedman died Aug. 1 at 60. Survived by mother Henrietta Schaltan; sons Zachary, Gabriel, Joseph; 1 grandchild; sister Paula (Alan) Harris. Hillside

Wilbur Joseph Gill died Aug. 2 at 82. Survived by wife Joan; sons Mark, Robert (Trish); 2 grandchildren; sister Marion (Bus) Slossburg. Mount Sinai

John S. Gordon died Aug. 4 at 75. Survived by wife Henrietta; daughters Shari G. (Matt) Lynch, Melinda G. (David) Blum; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

William Gottsegen died July 31 at 83. Survived by wife Marcia; daughters Lisa (Dustin) Hoffman, Janey; sons Lee (Gina Menza), Steven (Tami) Schwartz; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Henry Grant died July 29 at 81. Survived by wife Karen. Sholom Chapels

Morton Greenberg died July 30 at 82. Survived by wife Sydelle; daughters Danna (Shai) Hargil, Alisa (Michael) Reino, Margo (Robert) Clark, Veronica Mitchell; sons Christopher (Genni) Whitley, Michael (Esther); 11 grandchildren. Hillside

Betty Greenspan died July 30 at 89. Survived by daughter Jill (Harris) Smith; son Robert (Randi); 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Rosina Spitzer. Hillside

Cheryl Jo Hanan died July 27 at 62. Survived by husband Alan; brother Jan Lewis Cahan. Groman Mildred Harris died July 29 at 98. Survived by daughters Diane (Michael) Burr, Janet (Brad Rudolph), Barbara Selvidge; 6 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; sister Tybie Flapan. Mount Sinai

Angela Heller died July 28 at 45. Survived by mother Gail Mays; sister Bonnie Lugo; brother Steven Brodie. Hillside

Lorriane Jacobs-Zorne died Aug. 3 at 84. Survived by daughter Marla (Larry) Fields; son Mark (Diane) Jacobs; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Fay C. Klein died Aug. 2 at 73. Survived by husband Herbert; sons Alan, Robert; sister Sylvia Brown; brother Marvin (Debra) Friedman. Mount Sinai

Mendel Korngold died July 28 at 58. Survived by brother Israel; sister Sonia (Guillermo “Willie”) Gruenwald. Mount Sinai

Pauline Kosberg died July 30 at 93. Survived by sons Stephen (Miriam), Kenneth; grandchildren; great grandchildren. Sholom Chapels

Shirley Levine died July 28 at 85. Survived by sister Arlene Horowitz. Sholom Chapels

Goldie Littman died July 30 at 86. Survived by daughter Wendy (Jeff) Selditz; son-in-law Peter Robinson; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sarah Ida Meckler-Raifaisen died Aug. 3 at 95. Survived by daughters Rita Warshaw, Donna (Steven) Raifaisen; sons Steven Raifaisen, Alvin Raifaisen; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; sister Rae Schaeffer; brother Erwin (Sandra) Pearlman. Mount Sinai

Florence Mendleson died Aug. 1 at 86. Survived by son Scott (Shelley). Hillside

Florence Roth died July 31 at 93. Survived by sons Steven, Robert, Richard; brother Ronald; 6 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Richard L. Pearlman died Aug. 4 at 84. Survived by wife Susan; sons Steven Ray (Charlene), David James (Lynn), Robert John (Tina); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jeannette Oppenheim died Aug. 4 at 89. Survived by daughter Sarina Sherwin; sons Bennett, Karl, Mitchell. Malinow and Silverman

Charles Savitch died Aug. 4 at 90. Survived by wife Sylvia; daughter Shelley Kozek; son Cary; grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Sholom Chapels

Tenie Scharf died Aug. 3 at 101. Survived by sons Robert (Elaine), Jon; 5 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Irving Scheidlinger died July 31 at 97. Survived by daughter Bonnie (George) Kopp; son Rob; daughter-in-law Jackie; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Henry Shure died Aug. 4 at 78. Survived by daughter Andrea Van Den Eikhof. Sholom Chapels

Harry Simon died July 29 at 92. Survived by daughter Cheryl (Stanley) Shapiro. Hillside

Evelyne M. Steinberg died July 28 at 92. Survived by nieces Sherry (Mort) Fields, Lynne Solursh; nephew Ralph (Lois). Mount Sinai

Stanley Wolfe died Aug. 4 at 75. Survived by wife Dorene; daughters Laura, Kerry; son Gregory (Julie); 2 grandsons. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: Aug. 31 – Sep. 6, 2012


David Arnson died July 17 at 94. Survived by brother Maurice. Hillside

Aleck Block died July 18 at 94. Survived by wife Ruth; daughter Susan Reiner; son Mark (Debra Lau); sister Jackie Eckous; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Ellie Davis died July 19 at 76.  urvived by son Todd (Lauren) Feder; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Samuel Eiferman died July 26 at 69. Survived by wife Ellen; daughter Veronica; son Carl; sister Joyce Satran; brother Barry. Malinow and Silverman

Harry Eisen died July 19 at 95. Survived by wife Hilda; daughters Frances Miller, Ruth, Mary Cramer; son Howard; 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren.

Lilia Faiman died July 18 at 74. Survived by husband Felix; daughter Orit (Zeek); son Romar (Natalie); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Shary Farkas died July 24 at 89. Survived by daughters Rachel Sternfeld, Sally Lefton; son Michael (Francine); 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister Shoshana Levita. Chevra Kadisha

Anne Fink died July 23 at 60. Survived by brother David (Norma); sister Rebecca (Frank) Banks. Mount Sinai

Jeanne Friedman died July 23 at 93. Survived by daughter Gail (Steve) Shendelman; son Kenneth L. (Karen Antonelle); 3 grandchildren; sister Dorothy Brown; brother Harold (Trudy) Exler. Mount Sinai

Norma Frosburg died July 21 at 81. Survived by sons Ronald (Linda), Steven (Iris); 5 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Clifford Harris died July 24 at 95. Malinow and Silverman

Everette Jacobson died July 22 at 67. Survived by wife Doris; daughters Donna, Holly (Judd) Finkelstein; son Jeff (Evelyn); sister Marla; brother Lloyd; 4 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Norbert N. Kent died July 21 at 99. Survived by wife Tchella; sons Daniel (Laura), Sabi (Arlene); 5 grandchildren; sister Sarika Bereshit. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Levinson died July 23 at 85. Survived by sister Marilyn Sanshuck. Hillside

Robert Mark Lifson died July 26 at 50. Survived by sister Byrdie (Bruce) Lifson-Pompan; brother Harold Alan (Brigitte). Mount Sinai

Donald Meyer died July 19 at 93. Survived by wife Dena; sons David, William. Mount Sinai

Karoly Pollak died July 7 at 84. Survived by wife Martha. Mount Sinai

Fruma Rabkin died July 20 at 96. Survived by brother-in-law Robert Cushnir; sister-in-law Eleanor. Chevra Kadisha

Leonard Bernard Robin died July 22 at 82. Survived by wife Constance; daughter Jennifer (Jerry Freeman); son Daniel (Karan); stepsons Jeremy, Samuel Eskenazi; 2 grandchildren; brother Marvin (Vyvian). Hillside

Helen Roberts died July 18 at 90. Survived by son Larry (Paula); 3 grandchildren. Sholom Chapels

Charlotte Ross died July 26 at 86. Survived by daughter Rhonda Ross-Adcock; son Bruce (Lynn); 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ina Roth died July 20 at 73. Survived by husband Herbert; sons Phillip, David; sister Carole (Edward) Smithline. Malinow and Silverman

Ari Rubin died July 20 at 30. Survived by mother Shelley; brother Kelman. Sholom Chapels

Pearl Savitt died July 21 at 87. Survived by daughter Susan Lawton; son Ronnie; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Stanley Schulman died July 21 at 82. Survived by wife Elaine; daughters Sheri (Edmond) Kohos, Terri, Lori (Jerome) Haig; son Norman (Marla Weise); 8 grandchildren; brother Marvin. Hillside

Anne Shoenman died July 24 at 97. Survived by son Elliott (Linda), daughter Marsha (Carl) Schoen; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

David Shore died July 22 at 85. Survived by wife Florence; daughter Lenore (Harry) Rauch; sons Kenneth, Stanley (Leslie), Alan (Jan), Eric (Fred), Larry (Cindy) Greenberg; 13 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Bud L. Silberman died July 23 at 80. Survived by wife Joan; daughter Patti (Chris) Jack; sons Russ (Teena), Grady; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Max Small died July 19 at 89. Survived by daughter Pamela; son Ron (Teresa); daughter-in-law Kathleen; 2 grandchildren; brother-in-law Joe Tauber. Mount Sinai

Bob Steele died July 25 at 93. Survived by wife Edy. Sholom Chapels

Mitchell Lee Sternfeld died July 25 at 52. Survived by mother Barbara; father Allan; sister Joanne. Hillside

Hanni Jenny Tichauer died July 24 at 84. Survived by sons Larry (Susan), Randolph (Marilyn); 7 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Donald George Townend died July 17 at 64. Survived by daughters Tina Kinsel, Wendy; 3 grandchildren; half-brothers Mario, Joe Rey. Hillside

Sidney Wallis died July 26 at 92. Survived by wife Betty Gene; daughter Toni (Bruce) Phillips; son Rick (Barbara) Frederick; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Selma Weber died July 24 at 88. Survived by daughter Karen (Bill) Figilis; son Gary (Christina); brother Stanley Moss. Malinow and Silverman

Harold Weinberg died July 22 at 85. Survived by wife Ruth; daughter Valerie (Randalf) Kincaid; sons Lawrence (Daisy), David; 7 grandchildren. Hillside

Constance Williams died July 20 at 76. Survived by husband Andre; son Benjamin. Sholom Chapels

Soleiman Yashar died July 21 at 92. Survived by wife Mounes; daughter Jila; sons Behrad, Hamid (Farideh), David (Sahar). Malinow and Silverman

Yefim Yusim died on July 18, 2012 at the age of 86. Survived by wife Ikheveda; daughter Inaida (Anotoly) Safransky; son Zinovy (Marianna); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: Aug. 24-30, 2012


Mary Batansky died July 13 at 93. Survived by daughter Lorraine First; son Norman; 8 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Groman

Leonard M. Bram died July 15 at 71. Survived by daughters Dominique, Jessica (Brett) Fisher; sons Eric (Danielle), Jason (Dana); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

David Leon Brown died July 14 at 85. Survived by wife Zelda; sons Michael, Peter; stepsons Steve (Sharyn), Michael (Patti), Robert (Tammy) Gats; 3 grandchildren; 4 stepgrandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Libbie Bucky died July 10 at 94. Survived by daughter Ruth (Dennis) Sokol; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Esther Bulka died July 5 at 89. Survived by daughter Jean Brown; sons Stephen, Howard (Jennifer); 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Pat Cantor died July 17 at 61. Survived by sons Aaron, Joshua; mother Joan Rorke; brother William (Laura) Rorke. Malinow and Silverman

Phillip Caplan died July 16 at 63. Malinow and Silverman

Bernard Coler died July 14 at 95. Survived by wife Pauline; daughters Donna, Barbara; sister Esther Bernstein. Hillside

Pearl Elichman died July 8 at 94. Survived by daughter Michele Cherney; son Bruce; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Ursula Felsot died July 15 at 92. Survived by daughter Julie Felsot Schlesinger; sons Peter, Steven Berger; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Eugene Zachary Field died July 14 at 69. Survived by wife Karen; daughters Felicia (Chris) Bennett, Stacey; son Darren (Trisha); 4 grandchildren; brothers Brian Finke, Barry. Mount Sinai

Paul Bernard Fox died July 11 at 80. Survived by wife Emelie; daughter Rachel; sons Jonathan, Jordan; 3 grandchildren; brother Steven. Sholom Chapels

Raymond Gelgur died July 15 at 90. Survived by wife Beatrice; daughter Lori (Bill Angell); son Dale (Merete); 1 grandchild. Malinow and Silverman

Carol Goldstein died July 16 at 65. Survived by friend Gail Michelman. Sholom Chapels

Sarah Gutman died July 8 at 86. Survived by husband Benzion; son Henry; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Harry Halperin died June 29 at 96. Survived by wife Dale; daughter Lisa (David); sons Jeff (Shelley), Andy (Teresa);  6 grandchildren. Neptune Society

Bradley Halpert-Schilt died July 6 at 25. Survived by mother Elena; father Alan; sister Erica; grandfather Larry Schilt. Malinow and Silverman 

Colleen Huniu died July 1 at 88. Survived by sisters Esther Michaels, Gladys Levy; brothers Mike, Joe (Joan), Eddie (Shelly. Malinow and Silverman

Murray Jackson died July 15 at 84. Survived by wife Linda; daughter Elizabeth (Brad) Fields; sons Mitchell (Pamela), Stuart; 3 grandchildren; sisters Irene Klein, Lorraine Arzt. Mount Sinai

Moise Kamhis died July 8 at 93. Survived by sons Daniel, Jacob (Linda Reser). Malinow and Silverman

Frances G. Katz died July 10 at 84. Survived by daughter Elyse Katz Flier; son Richard (Regine); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Lewis Katz died July 12 at 67. Survived by wife Anne; daughter Rachel (David) Brenneman; son Andrew (Eileen Shelden); 1 grandchild. Malinow and Silverman

Vivian Klein died July 12 at 85. Survived by daughters Diane (Hil) Covington, Sandra (Donald) Dumont, Linda (Marcos) Fleiderman; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sisters Beanie (John) Howe, Dorothy (Ralph) Hersch. Hillside

Doris Koonin died July 13 at 72. Survived by sons Mark (Erica), Brian; 7 grandchildren; sister Maxine Barens; brother Sammy Hess. Mount Sinai

Harriet Levenson died July 15 at 89. Survived by husband Alexander; daughter Gail (Gary) Margolis; sons Steve, Jerry (Sarah); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Beba Leventhal died July 17 at 88. Survived by husband Lee; daughter Mary; son Michael (Sharon); 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Ned Lockman died July 11 at 87. Survived by wife Eleanor; daughter Sandra (Scott) Marks; son Emmitt; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Rosa Maister died July 2 at 99. Malinow and Silverman

Sophie Malloy died July 12 at 102. Survived by daughter Marsha (Bob) Hersh; son Gerald (Sondra); 4 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Herbert Marmorstein died July 2 at 82. Survived by daughters Rochelle, Dara (Tom) Deremo; son Mark (Louisa); 8 grandchildren; companion Rennee Fordis. Malinow and Silverman

Lynne Mazur died July 10 at 57. Survived by husband Jeff; daughter Jessica; sons Michael, Jonathan (Susan). Mount Sinai

Marvin Meyer died July 16 at 88. Survived by wife Helen Lewis; son Michael. Hillside

Stanley Morse died July 11 at 80. Survived by wife Aileen; daughter Leslie; son Todd; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Doris Pastor died July 9 at 85. Survived by daughter Joyce Lucas; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Nitza Paz died July 12 at 87. Survived by son Ariel; 2 grandchildren; sisters Sara, Judith Liberman; brothers Mayer, Abraham. Mount Sinai

David Plotkin died July 11 at 86. Survived by daughter Nancy Nimoy; sons Daniel (Gretchen), Gary (Helene); 6 grandchildren; brother Peter. Hillside

Ben Powers died July 13 at 87. Survived by wife Joyce; daughters Linda Leviton, Cynthia; son Mark (Ginger); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Idlya Romashkanu died July 10 at 92. Survived by sons Boris (Lydia) Rome, Yulian; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Natalie Rosenthal died July 12 at 94. Survived by sons Jeff Harlan, Allan. Malinow and Silverman

Marc Alan Ruskin died July 11 at 52. Survived by father Franklin; sister Lisa (Steven) Chlavin. Hillside

Anna Scharf died July 8 at 93. Survived by daughters Charlotte (Rick), Jackie (Marc) Alain; son Eli (Debbie); 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Eden

Michael Silberman died July 14 at 65. Survived by wife Denise; daughter Stacey (Jill); son Marc; 2 grandchildren; brother Steven (Nora) Silberman. Malinow and Silverman

Elisa Sokol died July 10 at 79. Survived by husband David; daughter Claudine (Ira) Unterman; son Aaron (Heidi); 7 grandchildren.

Joseph Solomon died July 14 at 89. Survived by wife Charlotte; daughters Phyllis, Ellen Edinger; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Yolande Wade died July 10 at 88. Survived by nephew Joey Benadretti. Sholom Chapels

Jan Young died July 13 at 80. Survived by husband Fred; daughter Laura (James) Case; sons Mark (Laura), Michael (Roberta); 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jerry Zeitlin died July 14 at 82. Survived by wife Rita; daughter Michelle (Plynn) Doss; son Jeffrey; 3 grandchildren; brother Alan (Harriett).

Obituaries: May 25-31, 2012


Sheldon Allen died April 1 at 85. Survived by wife Marilyn; daughter Deborah (Jay Layman) Worth; son Scott (Corkey Ahrendt); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Ira Bacher died April 2 at 81. Survived by wife Ellen; daughter Nicole. Mount Sinai

Jerome Bauer died March 26 at 79. Survived by wife Shirley; brother Philip (Joan); sister Judy Coulton. Hillside

Joseph Beck died March 25 at 87. Survived by wife Janice, daughters Terry, Sandra; 3 grandchildren.

Lucile Shapiro Bendick died March 12 at 99. Survived by daughter Susan (Philip) Bendick Tesler; son Marc (Mary Lou); 2 grandchildren.

Cecille J. Berlin died March 26 at 91. Survived by daughter Marilyn (Larry Burdman); son Edward; 1 grandchild; caregivers Doreen Campbell, Pauline Laurence. Mount Sinai

Ethel Bol died March 27 at 90. Survived by daughter Lea Zaslavsky; son Igor; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; companion Moisey Vysokiy. Mount Sinai

Regine Cohen died March 28 at 88. Survived by daughter Sandy (Manny) Kreitenberg; son Robert (Shari); 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Scott Epstein died March 29 at 52. Survived by wife Rebecca; daughter Lauren (Johnny) Siroonian; son Landon; mother Sandra; father Norman; brother Mark; sister Lisa; in-laws Anthony Martinez, Celia Martinez. Mount Sinai

Lillian Erenberg died March 25 at 95. Survived by daughters Sharen (Allan) Krojansky, Sandy (Dan) Pister, Jacqueline (Tom) Hartmann; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sue Feinberg died March 29 at 57. Survived by husband Richard Lubman; daughters Rachel, Louisa “Lulu” Lubman; mother Elaine; brothers George (Julie), Don (Blanca). Mount Sinai

Max Fields died March 26 at 89. Survived by wife Betty; sons Sy, Ken (Karen), Jeff (Allison); 5 grandchildren; brother David (Gladys). Mount Sinai

William H. Fox died March 26 at 89. Survived by wife Ruth; daughter Judith Ellen; son Michael Steven (Linda); 4 grandchildren; sister Renee Brown. Mount Sinai

Louis Hamos died March 23 at 77. Survived by wife Eileen; sons Ron (Andrea), Bryan (Regina), Aaron; 5 grandchildren; 1 sister. Groman

Karen M. Honigberg died March 25 at 67. Survived by husband John Hendershot; sons Darel (Amy), Jason (Leslie); brother Robert (Linda) Axel; caregiver Digna Barbieto. Mount Sinai

Frances Joseph died March 31 at 91. Survived by daughter Barbara (Thomas) Cooper. Mount Sinai

Fanchon Louise Klein died March 28 at 92.  Survived by daughter Deborah (Jeffrey) Kaye; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai.

Marjorie Koenig died March 25 at 86. Survived by daughter Denise; sons Clifford (Mary), David; sisters Shirley Gitlen, Eleanor Kalin, Harriet Levitz. Mount Sinai

Jerry Kravitz died March 25 at 78.  Survived by wife Mary Ann; daughter Dina; sons Kenneth, Mike (Sharon); 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Ronald Leff died March 25 at 79. Survived by wife Joan; daughter Kathy Leverson; son Michael (Elizabeth); sister Dede Adler; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Dawn Messenger died March 27 at 79. Survived by daughters Sheri Rubolino, Teri Goupille, Randi Aichel. Mount Sinai 

Hilda Paul died March 24 at 88. Survived by husband Leonard Farber; son Matt (Lorraine Hanna) Fisher; stepson Russ Farber. Mount Sinai

Victoria Soorani died March 24 at 94. Survived by daughters Vivian (Howard) Krepack, Vera (David) David; sons James (Soshana), Emil (Edlyn); 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Bernard Schlom died March 26 at 93. Survived by wife Ruth; daughter Carol; brothers Irwin, Alvin; sister Charlotte Dinovitz; 4 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Daniel Whalen died March 28 at 76. Survived by wife Ellen; daughter Katey (Mitch) Garnick; son Shanan (Laura); 4 grandchildren; sister Lenore Fisher. Hillside

Benson Wohl died March 29 at 87. Survived by wife Leila; sons David (Terri), Alan (Susan); 2 nieces. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: May 18-24, 2012


Annette Adest died March 18 at 93. Survived by daughters Adele Yellin, Wendy; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Frederick Aladjem died March 19 at 91. Survived by daughter Eva (Bill) Fraser-Harris; sons David (Margaret Grayden), Dan (Laurie); 2 grandchildren; sister Herta Marsh. Mount Sinai

Arlene Bakke died March 19 at 84. Survived by brother Howard (Sherri) Goldsmith. Mount Sinai

Betty Bazar died March 20 at 97.  Survived by sons Gerald, Kenneth (Athena); 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Annabelle Brasler died March 18 at 95. Survived by daughter Myrna (George Green) Odwak; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rachel (Annie) Charnes died Feb. 18 at 83. Survived by daughter Lisa Charnes-Sarokin (Danny).

Kenneth Diamond died March 22 at 92. Survived by nephews Dennis (Kathleen Dice) Rockway, Robert (Joyce); niece Lucy; great-niece Rachel Rockway; great-nephew Kevin Rockway. Mount Sinai

Marcia Genser died March 23 at 89.  Survived by daughter Harriet Beck; sister Edith Zane; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Natalia Graiwer died March 23 at 89. Survived by sons Jonathan (Shelah), Manuel; 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brothers Moises Witemberg, Leon Witemberg. Mount Sinai

Shirley Greer-Figoten died March 24 at 90. Survived by daughter Pamela Greer; son Edward Greer; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Bernard Kaidin died March 20 at 66. Survived by wife Cheryl; daughter Shari Norton; son Adam; stepdaughters Cami Reed, Kirsten Johnson; stepson Joel Buchanan; mother Pearl; brother Marty (Linda); sister Linda (Charles). Mount Sinai

Theo Kaswick Marcus died March 22 at 91.  Survived by husband Raymond; daughter Karen (Nick) Lockwood; son Jon (Rosa); brother Mark Melhado; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Marvin Meyer died March 20 at 91.  Survived by wife Elaine, sons Steve (Cheryl) Weiner, Harvey Weiner; sister Millie Samson; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Marian Meyers died March 21 at 89. Survived by daughter Robin; son Barry (Pam); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Adolph Nussbaum died March 21 at 89. Survived by daughter Linda R. (Lawrence Ross); son David (Sandi); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Pearl Sway Ostroff died March 22 at 91.  Survived by husband Sam; daughter Anita; sons Joel, Robert. Hillside

Marscia Pereira died March 19 at 70. Survived by husband Neal; daughter Elana; son Eric (Denise); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Evelyn R. Powell died March 22 at 88. Survived by daughter Bonnie (Howard) Goodman; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ronald Rosen died March 21 at 79. Survived by wife Judith; sons Philip (Galit), Matthew; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Alex Soll died March 24 at 88.  Survived by daughter Susan (Ed) Loughman; son Jack (Rhonda); 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Ethel Spizer died March 24 at 99.  Survived by nephew Mark Bloom; niece Rosalie Sederoff. Hillside

Marvin Steinberg died March 22 at 74. Survived by wife Doris; daughters Risa (Jose) Hernandez, Felicia (Michael) Hyman; son Greg (Michelle) Schwabe; 7 granddaughters; brother Bernie. Mount Sinai

John Szeps died March 20 at 71.  Survived by daughters Christina (Michael) Dixon, Lauren Mathews, Marisa; son Kevin Mathews; 1 granddaughter; sister Elisabeth; former spouse Lianne Mathews. Mount Sinai

Sue Taines died March 17 at 78. Survived by son Craig; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Henrietta Tanuska died March 21 at 91.  Survived by daughter Yvonne (James) Roach, 3 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Rose Toog died March 22 at 91. Survived by daughters Sheila (Harry) Goldstein, Barbara Fishman; 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jay Trustman died March 23 at 72. Survived by wife Linda; daughter Merredith Jones; mother Blossom. Mount Sinai

Ruth Willer died March 23 at 93. Survived by daughter Beth (Mark Horwitz) Willer-Horwitz; sons Kenneth (Denise), Marc (Mary). Mount Sinai

Lillian Wirth died March 17 at 97. Survived by son Michael (Greta); 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Obituaries: Sept. 23-29, 2011


Frances R. Anson died Sept. 6 at 89. Survived by daughter Wendy; sons Jeffrey (Honglin Liu), David (Renae Jacobs); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sonia Brandt died Sept. 1 at 100. Survived by daughters Susan, Louise Caplan; 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Shirley Brill died Sept. 4 at 85. Survived by husband Douglas; daughters Cyndee, Jana (Sean) Roshe; sons Michael (Nancy Goldfarb), Matthew (Sylvie Nyguen); 4 grandchildren; brother Irwin Smith. Hillside

Harold Cohen died Sept. 5 at 86. Survived by wife Leona; daughters Karen (Tom) Yale, Judy (Richard) Sherman; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister Jean Ernstein; brother-in-law Mel Stowsky. Mount Sinai

Alice Craig died Sept. 9 at 83. Survived by husband Jack; daughter Elizabeth (John) Turner; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Ruth Gorelick died Sept. 1 at 96. Survived by nieces Lori (Jim) Keir, Judy (Marty) Kutchai, Linda Barr; nephews Jerry Leibowitz, Barry Gorelick, Mel (Gail) Bail. Hillside

Herta Greif died Sept. 4 at 97. Survived by sons Lloyd (Renee), Mark (Anna); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Murray Greisman died Sept. 4 at 88.  Survived by sons Alan, Gordon (Elinor), Harold; 4 grandchildren; brother Jerome. Hillside

Sheldon Grossman died Sept. 8 at 70. Survived by wife Shirley; daughter Barbara (Robert) Stilson; 2 grandchildren; sister Marsha Nazario. Mount Sinai

Harold Holland died Sept. 1 at 89. Survived by wife Renee; daughter Diane; stepdaughters Linda (David) Robinson, Rachelle Gindi; stepsons Eli (Pamela), Jack (Judy) Gindi; 6 grandchildren. Hillside

Faye Kaufman died Sept. 6 at 82. Survived by husband Joseph; daughter Sheila Lujan; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Howard Kayton died Sept. 4 at 74. Survived by wife Myrna; daughters Robin (Bruce) Winston, Teri (Bob) Geske, Stacey (Barry) Serber; sons David (Lisa), Bruce; 8 grandchildren. Hillside

Murray Leisner died Sept. 2 at 88. Survived by wife Sarah; sons Steve (Carol), Gary, Eddie (Irene); 4 grandchildren; brother Gershon (Klara). Mount Sinai

Sadie Levin died Sept. 6 at 95. Survived by daughter Adele (Martin) Casden; son Donald (Barbara) Evans; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren.  Mount Sinai

Florence Lubow died Sept. 7 at 88. Survived by husband Sidney; 1 grandchild; sister Julie Shaperman. 

Betty Markowitz died Sept. 5 at 93. Survived by son Boris Brezhnev. Hillside

Maxwell Henry Martel died Sept. 7 at 91. Survived by son Charles. Mount Sinai

Shirley Namson died Sept. 3 at 85. Survived by husband John; daughter Carrie (Ted) Twine; sons Jay (Ilene), Jeff (Julie Price); 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.  Mount Sinai

Helen Newmark died Sept. 3 at 85. Survived by daughters Sherry Rendel, Evelyn Spire.

Rachel Perelson died Sept. 9 at 102. Survived by son-in-law Michael Druyen; 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.  Hillside

Lester Rich died Sept. 9 at 89. Survived by wife Scottie; sons Peter (Debra), Stephen (Esther), John (Patty), Daniel (Diana); stepdaughter, Laura (Harv) Jandu; stepson, Christopher Sullivan; 12 grandchildren; sister Jeanne (George) Levenback. Mount Sinai

Beatrice Rosenfeld died Aug. 23 at 77. Survived by husband Martin; daughters Elysa (Charles) Ortiz, Sherri (Alan) Plattson; son David; 5 grandchildren; brother Phillip Premazon. Chevra Kadisha

Maurice I. Rosenthal died Sept. 1 at 88. Survived by wife Arlene; daughters Leslie (Scott) Rosenthal Shlecter, Janet (Alan) Rosenthal Block; sons Lorin Kenneth, Fredrick Jay (Eugenia); 13 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Doris Seller died Sept. 3 at 82. Survived by husband Josef Jerry; daughter Deborah (Mark Blaszkiewice); son David (Jeanne); 4 grandchildren; sister Kitty Finkelstein. Mount Sinai

Simon A. Sfarti died Sept. 2 at 92. Survived by daughter Gabriela Adler; son Adrian; 2 grandchildren.  Mount Sinai

Sarah Steinberg died Sept. 7 at 93. Survived by daughter Joyce (Howard) Smerling; son Paul. Hillside

Marvin Tavlin died Aug. 19 at 96. Survived by daughter Ruth; son Barry; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.

Marvin H. Thau died Sept. 8 at 73. Survived by wife Joan; daughter Rachel (Steven) Mermell; son Herbert (Heather); stepdaughter Nancy Michler; stepson Craig (Shirley) Ashkinaz; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Thomas died Sept. 3 at 93. Survived by daughters Lynne (Bob) Peterman, Linda Cruise; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Haya Wachtenheim died Aug. 30 at 83. Survived by daughter Netty Levine; sons Steven, Daniel, David; 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren.

Isadore Irving Wasserman died Sept. 5 at 91. Survived by daughter Pam (Martin) Borgman; son Ron (Kathy); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

William Paul Weinlood died Sept. 1 at 85. Survived by wife Marcelline; daughters Cindy (Steve) Pollack, Lesley (David) Silverman; son Robert; 10 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: June 24-30, 2011


Paul Alter died June 11 at 89. Survived by wife Lorraine; daughter Julie Solomon; stepdaughters Amy Cooper, Wendy Cooper; 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Barbara Asher died June 12 at 73. Survived by husband Harold; daughter Dana; son Darryl; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Ruth Baranoff died June 10 at 93. Survived by daughters Sharon, Barbara Haskin. Hillside

Elizabeth Brenner died June 2 at 93. Survived by husband Alfred; sons Robert, Eric. Malinow and Silverman

Helen Dubkin died June 2 at 98. Survived by daughters Barbara Wexler, Linda Wolf; son Alan; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.  Hillside

Morris “Mike” Einbund died June 2 at 77. Survived by daughters Kelli Norden, Terry Mintz; son Paul (Vanessa); 2 grandchildren; sister Estelle Schrager. Malinow and Silverman

Marilyn Falk died May 27 at 84. Survived by husband Martin; daughter Helene (Richard Ahlgren) Hart; son Larry (Evelyn); 2 great-grandchildren; brother Marvin (Naomi) Kupperman. Malinow and Silverman

Jerry Frankel died June 3 at 97. Survived by stepdaughter Lynn Bernstein; stepson Joseph (Gail) Steinberg; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Arthur Freedman died June 3 at 80. Survived by wife Gloria; daughters Hannah Ganezer, Sandra Rothberg; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Eleanor C. Freedman died June 11 at 80. Survived by significant other Sandor Sigmond; daughters Karen (Brett) Stone, Shaleen (Randy) Rose; 3 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild; sister Grace (Jay) Cohen. Mount Sinai

Harry Greer died June 8 at 91. Survived by wife Mary Lou, sons Charles (Marchele “Shelly”), Mark (Wendy), Sheldon; 8 grandchildren; sisters Bella Magenheim, Sima.  Hillside

Julius Heichman died June 4 at 90. Survived by daughter Hollis (Steven Levy) Jackson; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Toni Hirsh died June 3 at 99. Survived by brother-in-law Leon (Frances) Hirsh; niece Susan (Shmuel) Litenatsky; nephews Jack (Rhona) Koeppel, Haym (Lisa) Hirsh. Hillside.

Dolores Iver died June 1 at 82. Survived by sons Joel (Gail), Stanley (Barbara); 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Gayle Ruth Joseph died June 10 at 97. Survived by son Keith (Alaine); 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Florence Laufman died June 12 at 85. Survived by daughter Taryn; son Barry (Helen); 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sisters Ruth Nassi, Harriet Russo, Phyllis Koenigsberg; brother Irving Goldstein. Mount Sinai

Arthur Neil Levkovitz died May 24 at 86. Survived by wife Phyllis Irene; son David Ian; daughter Thea Ann; 1 grandchild; sister Maxine Coe. Chevra Kadisha

Estelle Tamkin Mann died June 12 at 94. Survived by significant other Hy Vritz; daughter Judy; son Stuart (Doreen); 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.  Mount Sinai

Edythe Margolin died June 4 at 90. Survived by daughter Diane; son Donald (Joyce); 3 grandchildren; brother Richard Eckerman.  Hillside

Selma Newman died June 9 at 94. Survived by daughter Arlene (Joel) Tanzer; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Helen Budin. Mount Sinai

Harold Pelter died June 1 at 95. Survived by partner Grace Bixby; daughter Lauren (Randy) Fischer; sons Ken, Neil; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Boris Popin died June 10 at 76. Survived by sons Jon Craig (Camila), Kyle Andrew. Mount Sinai

Bernard Ribons died June 7 at 81. Survived by wife Rachel; daughter Laureen Waterman; son Paul; 2 grandchildren.  Mount Sinai

James L. Rodnunsky died June 10 at 54. Survived by wife Lisa G.; daughters Tatiana Christina Speed, Alexandra Manya; son Daniel Jacob; brothers Pierre (Janice), Serge. Mount Sinai

Henry Rosen died June 6 at 88. Survived by wife Julianne; daughter Dagmar (Paul) Shumate; son Leon (Bree); 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Melton Rosenthal died June 11 at 63. Survived by sister Jodie (Arnold Rubinoff); brother Henry (Esther). Mount Sinai

Alisa Rubin died June 9 at 48. Survived by father Edward; sister Brenda (Fred) Carlos; brothers Jeff, Steve (Bonny). Mount Sinai

Herbert Silverman died June 9 at 73. Survived by wife Phyllis; daughter Barbara (Alan) Sherman; son Gary; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Rosalind Gott-lieb; brother Jerry (Eve). Malinow and Silverman

William Spector died June 6 at 81. Survived by sons David, Steven, Jeffrey; 4 grandchildren; sisters Marlene Bekel, Sarah Weinstein; brother Morris. Malinow and Silverman

Celia Tobey died June 1 at 96. Survived by sons Daniel (Beverly), Jack (Danielle); 6 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; brother David Bennet. Malinow and Silverman

Leonard Wattenberg died June 3 at 88. Survived by wife Frances. Malinow and Silverman

Morton Wexler died June 11 at 83. Survived by wife Barbara; daughter Ann; son Robert; stepdaughters Lisa, Amanda; 7 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Obituaries: April 29-May 5, 2011


Dorothy Arkin died April 13 at 98. Survived by sister Florence (Ben) Duben; brother Al Yoselle; niece Roberta Holt. Hillside

Harriet Bergman died April 19 at 88. Survived by sons Richard (Barbara), Daniel; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Norton Brodsky died April 15 at 79. Survived by wife Marcia; sons David (Lynette), Joseph (Patty); stepdaughters Michelle (Steve) Gagnon, Debra Rack; 10 grandchildren. Hillside

Elaine Cabado died April 7 at 88. Survived by brother Stanley Rothstein; niece Lisa Finkelstein; health care director Robin Sinclair. Hillside

Irving Cooper died April 4 at 96. Survived by wife Ann; sons Martin, Lawrence (Judith); 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Marion Fenton died Aril 20 at 91. Survived by daughter Diane (Darryl) Metoyer; son Steve (Patricia); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Bernice Gold died April 17 at 88. Survived by daughter Shirley (Robert) Newman; son Barry (Judith); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Helen (Mark) Klitzky. Mount Sinai

Moe Grabell died April 10 at 94. Survived by wife Beverly; daughter Caryl Weston; son Steven; 2 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Sigi Hart died April 14 at 85. Survived by wife Vera; daughter Carmela (Harry) Birenbaum; son Steven (Tanya); 5 grandchildren; siblings Manya Breuer; Willi (Tessie) Hart. Mount Sinai

Larry Horn died on April 15 at 80. Survived by wife Lois; daughters Alison, Melanie (Danny) Horn-Mallers; 1 grandchild; sisters Loretta Greenburg, Maxine, Carol. Mount Sinai

Lawrence Katz died Feb. 18 at 55. Survived by mother Isle; sister Debra. Malinow and Silverman

Florence Kritzer died April 15 at 89. Survived by daughters Elayne (Stan) Wypyszynski, Kathy (Gary) Kosoff, Amy Siroff; son Ken (Lori); 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Matty Lake died April 12 at 82. Survived by daughters Ronna Fitzgerald, Joanne Leonard-Lake; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

May B. Lasnik died April 12 at 89. Survived by sons Robert (Rochelle), Larry (Barbara); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Michael Lavetts died March 29 at 63. Survived by niece Mae Appel; nephew Steve (Grace). Hillside

Jenny Lederer died April 6 at 94. Survived by son Les; daughter Deborah Sagues; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Walter Spatz. Hillside

Gloria Mithers died April 2 at 90. Survived by daughters Carol (Bill) Gibson, Joan Miller; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Gertrude Gordon Morgan died March 20 at 92. Survived by daughter Felicia Bolton; sons Lloyd, Kenneth Gordon; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Gloria Nimmer died April 17 at 87. Survived by husband Milton Thomas; daughter Becca (Paul) Marcus; sons David (Marcia), Larry (Melissa); stepchildren James A. (Tricia), Jon A. (Janet) Thomas; 13 grandchildren;  3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Mollie Ponedel died April 12 at 93. Survived by daughter Ann (Byron) Bourman; 1 grandchild. Home of Peace

Leo Popkin died April 15 at 98. Survived by wife Danielle. Mount Sinai

Matilda Rosen died April 14 at 94. Survived by daughter Susan (Steven Langberg); son Dan (Angella); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Arthur Sadikoff died April 12 at 81. Survived by sons Preston (Marcy), Roger (Barbara); 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Lillian Savlov died April 16 at 87. Survived by daughters Ronni (Michael) Figoff, Suzanne (Victor) Sampson; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Helen Schlanger died April 14 at 94. Survived by nephew Steve Goldner; niece Pauline (Drew) Pomerance. Hillside

Edith Schuman died April 14 at 92. Survived by son Sidney “Butch” Jr.; daughter Cookie (Ron) Markowitz; 6 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Eva Schweitzer died April 21 at 91. Survived by daughters Barbara (Louis) Ravitz, Elaine (Michael) Diamond; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Frances Rose Newman Shapiro died April 7 at 89. Survived by son Maurice Newman; brother Jack Zukerman. Hillside

Ruth Shuken died April 7 at 100. Survived by son Charles (Colleen); daughter Victoria Weisenberg; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Marcella Silk died April 8 at 96. Survived by daughter Diane (Marty) Soblick; 3 grandchildren. Eden

Audrey Silberman died April 21 at 70. Survived by husband Allen; sons Eric (Ilene), Mitch (Stefanie); 5 grandchildren; sister Fay (Seymour) Miller. Mount Sinai

Beatrice Sloane died April 9 at 90. Survived by Julia Gorfein. Hillside

Phillip Solomon died April 5 at 89. Survived by wife Marcella; son Barry (Pat); sister Miriam Brumer; brother Nate. Hillside

Jay Wager died Feb. 21 at 74. Survived by wife Sandra; daughters Rachael (Ted Lacross), Rhonda (Jess) Gilman; son Alan (Robert Levinstein); 5 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Sydell Flaxman Weiss died April 9 at 92. Survived by son Jay; daughter Dara (Tom) Brakefield; 2 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Richard Winograde died April 6 at 79. Survived by daughters Leslie (Alex) Flores, Jana (Todd) Sandler; companion Marcia Oshman; 3 grandchildren; sister Roberta Lee; brother Marvin. Hillside

Sanford Zimet died April 15 at 77. Survived by companion Marlene Zinkow; daughters Mira, Amy McCammon; 3 grandchildren; sister Bernice Rogers. Hillside

Robert Zubkoff died April 5 at 68. Survived by friend Kathi Senella. Hillside

Obituaries


Ruth Axelrod died March 29 at 97. She is survived by her nephew, David Snipper; and nieces, Nessa Perman, Alaina Snipper, Janis Berman and Donna Baoz. Hillside

Bernard Bellinson died March 29 at 80. He is survived by his wife, Harriet; daughter, Barbara (Stephen) Bickel; son, Ben (Linda); five grandchildren; brother, Bob Bellinson; brother-in-law, Mark (Chela) Feedman; and daughter-in-law, Maralynn (Elliot) Maltz. Mount Sinai

Audrey Bernstein died March 31 at 82. She is survived by her daughter, Leslie (Jay) Diamond; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Charlotte (Joseph) Solomon; and brother, Harold (Evelyn) Woloz. Mount Sinai

Murray Borska died March 31 at 80. He is survived by his wife, Lorraine; sons, Elliot and Michael; and four grandchildren. Groman

Beverly Brukman died March 18 at 80. She is survived by her husband, Jack; daughters, Kubda (Robert) Brown and Debra (Gary) Pancer; and three grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Leonie Coffman died April 4 at 70. She is survived by her daughters, Stephanie (Mark) Shipow and Debbie (Geno Allen) Nierenberg; son, David (Caroline) Weisberg; six grandchildren; and brother, Bryan (Myrna) Davis. Mount Sinai

Louis Cohen died April 1 at 83. He is survived by his wife, Joan; daughters, Fanya, Natalie and Debbie; sister, Bess Mandel, and extended family, Geraldine, Harry, Judy and Linda. Hillside

Anne Cooper died March 29 at 101. She is survived by her son, Howard; daughter, Lorriane Klasser; and niece, Gloria Rothstein. Hillside

Phyllis Cohen Edwards died March 31 at 65. She is survived by her husband Greg; and daughter, Brianne. Hillside

Richard Enkelis died April 4 at 64. He is survived by his wife, Liane; sister, Myra; mother-in-law, Bettijune Kruse; and brother-in-law, Steven (Penny) Kruse. Mount Sinai

Harriet Fagenson died March 31 at 77. She is survived by her husband, William; son, Don (Gemma); daughter, Nancy (Baruth) Potok; five grandchildren; and sister, Ruth Effron. Mount Sinai

Arthur Leonard Fein died April 5 at 87. He is survived by his wife, Sonia; daughter, Elaine (Michael) Gibson; son, Matthew (Kathy); granddaughters, Michelle Gibson and Rachel; and sister Claire Newell. Hillside

Barry Fischer died April 2 at 46. He is survived by his wife, Bryna; sons, Benjamin and Daniel; daughter, Emily; mother, Sydelle; sisters, Miriam (John) Kliewe, Anne (Aaron) Avni and Joan (Douglas) Gehrardt; mother-in-law, Ellen Weissman; father-in-law, Gene Weissman; and brother-in-law, Seth (Marie) Weissman. Mount Sinai

Burton Fischer died March 31 at 85. He is survived by his domestic partner, Catherine Aldana; cousin, Adrienne Leibovitz; and niece, Madeline Lerman. Mount Sinai

Marvin Freeman died April 4 at 87. He is survived by his wife, Maria; daughters, Susan and Gail; son, Joseph (Alicia); two grandsons; and brother, Henry. Malinow and Silverman

Edwin Kahn died March 29 at 76. He is survived by his wife, Barbara; sons, Michael and Daniel; daughter, Lisa Small; three grandchildren; and brother Sam. Hillside

Ruth Kamenetz died April 4 at 77. She is survived by her husband, Irvin; daughters, Francine (Russell) Hurst, Cheryl (David) Halpert and Nanette (Derek) Rushing; and six grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Florence Kamin died April 5 at 97. She is survived by her daughter, Lorelei (John Sundberg) Molin; son, Larry (Bonnie Levin); 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and sister, Leona Singer. Mount Sinai

Helen Kelson died April 2 at 92. She is survived by her daughter, Anne (George) Bercow; sons, Paul (Laurie) and Gary; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Max Knell died April 2 at 92. He is survived by his wife, Cecelia; daughters, Judi (Phil) Binder and Diane (Jerry) Rughman; son, Harvey (Ellen); nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and sister, Rebecca Nelson. Mount Sinai

Harris Kremen died April 1 at 89. He is survived by his wife, Eileen; daughter, Karyn (Rick) Furstman; three grandchildren; and brother, Zenith (MerleAnn). Mount Sinai

Shirley Layton died March 29 at 81. She is survived by her sons, Lance (Tracy) and Scott (Yura); grandchildren, Meera and Anthony; and sister, Marilyn Weiss-Guild. Mount Sinai

David Mason died March 29 at 78. He is survived by his wife, Jean; and daughter, Jennifer (Dr. Ken) Waltzer. Malinow and Silverman

Sadie Midanik died April 3 at 88. She is survived by her daughters, Estelle Shephard and Lorraine (Stephen Blum); and granddaughters, Beth and Amy Midanik-Blum. Mount Sinai

Raynor Moschetti died March 30 at 80. He is survived by his wife, Isobel; sons, Bob, Tom, Jimand Bill Lehr; daughter, Lisa (Yacov) Sasson; and three grandchildren. Hillside

Charlotte Parker died March 22 at 89. She is survived by her nephews, Arthur Abelson and Benjamin Whitestone; and nieces, Judith Roberts and Katherine Whitestone. Pierce Brothers

Michael Lee Orensztein died April 1 at age 51. He is survived by his wife Sin; sons, Hunter and Brian; daughter, Shayna; brother, Armand; and sister, Denise. Groman

Austin Rheingold died April 2, 2008 at 84. He is survived by his wife, Shirley; daughters, Barbara Gerlicki, Irene Pashalides and Miriam Fuller; son, Bennett; and nine grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Rose Lillian Roth died April 5 at 91. She is survived by her sons, Earl and Ken; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Groman

Alvin Rubin died April 5 at 88. He is survived by his sons Lawrence, Henry and Peter. Hillside

Allen Sandberg died April 4 at 69. He is survived by his wife, Edie; children, Eileen (Jeremy) Sunderland, Michael (Stephanie), Mark (Susanna) and Eric (Judy); and 10 grandchildren.

Phyllis Shaw died March 30 at 86. She is survived by her daughter, Susan (Geoff) Goodman; and friend, Jacqueline Banton. Mount Sinai

Adeline Sirken died March 31 at 87. She is survived by her son, Marc (Kary); daughter, Janice Wood; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and sister, Marcia Draimin. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Steinlauf died April 3 at 88. She is survived by her daughters, Beth Lytton and Diane Polinsky. Malinow and Silverman

Barbara Strickland died April 4 at 60. She is survived by her sisters, Janet and Carol. Malinow and Silverman

Harold Taubman died April 1 at 83. He is survived by his wife Shirley; daughters, Susan and Lori; grandson, Brandon; and brother, Alfred (Carol). Mount Sinai

Deborah Tobinson died March 28 at 100. She is survived by her daughter, Lillian Mizrahi; and grandchildren, Monique and Alex Mizrahi. Mount Sinai

Hazel Warner died March 30 at 92. She is survived by her daughter, Janice Batzdorff and son, Richard. Hillside

Sylvia Wolberg died April 1 at 89. She is survived by her husband, Saul. Malinow and Silverman

Obituaries


Alice Amir died March 23 at 85. She is survived by her nephews, Larry (Roxy), Joseph and Maurice Konis; great-nieces; and great-nephews. Malinow and Silverman

Art “Goldenboy” Aragon died March 25 at 80. He is survived by his children, Georgian Betita, Nancy (Kan) Henderson, Audie (Carole), Mindy (Chris Palioungas) and Brad (Ashlie); five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sylvia Auswacks died March 21 at 91. She is survived by her husband, Philip; son, Ed; daughter, Barbara; and grandchildren. Sholom Chapels

Robert “Bob” Balfour died March 24 at 84. He is survived by his wife, Fay; daughters, Mindy (Joseph) Dill, Marla (Stuart) Weiss and Hilary (Edward) Rothman; and four grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Sidney Saul Beckerman died in March. He is survived by his family and friends. Hillside

Louis Jack Bercovitz died March 23 at 91. He is survived by his wife, Sarah; daughters, Barbara (Charlie) Goodman, Donna (Bill) Farber and Arlene Erickson; and sons, Raymond (Clara) and Freddie. Hillside

Renee Elynor Borin died March 25 at 83. She is survived by her son, Barry; daughters, Debbi (Ralph Bullock Jr.), Laura (Greg) Taylor, and Nina; and three grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Goldie Brown died March 26 at 81. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Leon; son, Dr. Neal (Tanya); daughters, Debbie (Lou) Crane and Karen (Hayward) Sawyer; and five grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Shirlee Cutler died March 25 at 79. She is survived by her son, Craig; sister, Suzie Ruta; and brother, Elliot Rottman. Hillside

Jeanne Marie DiConti died March 21 at 55. She is survived by her husband, William Koepcke; brothers, Andrew (Diane), Gregory (Paula) and Robert; sister, Lois; in-laws, William and Dorothy Koepcke; brother-in-law, Kurt (Kathee) Koepcke; and sister-in-law, Jane (Dave) Koepcke. Mount Sinai

Robert Doling died March 28 at 60. He is survived by his wife, Judith; daughters, Wendy and Staci; father, Burton; and sisters, Sandra (Alan) Naiman and Gale (David) Peeples. Mount Sinai

Bernard Dollar died March 24 at 86. He is survived by his wife, Beatrice; son, Glenn (Tippy); daughter, Amy (Bill) Shennum; and four grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Thea Dratwin died March 23 at 96. She is survived by her stepchildren, Enid (Ralph) Merbraum and Max Merbraum; nephew, Denny (Francine) Cohn; and great nephews Brian Cohn and Craig Cohn. Mount Sinai

Miriam Eastman died March 25 at 89. She is survived by her sons, Fred (Kim) and Marc (Mary); and five grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Stanley Feuerstein died March 23 at 96. He is survived by his wife, Henriette; and sons, Philip and Barry. Chevra Kadisha

Stanley Gittelman died March 26 at 78. He is survived by his wife, Edith. Malinow and Silverman

Sara Alica Gluck died March 24 at 77. She is survived by her daughter Vera; son-in-law Gerry; grandchildren Jason and Michael. Groman

Mary Gordon died March 28 at 66. She is survived by her daughters, Pamela (Justin) Pierce and Sonia (Michael) Godbehere; son, Richard (Christine); seven grandchildren; sister, Yetta (Stanley) Hurwitz; brother Mario (Ann) Rofer; and stepmother, Manuela Rofer. Mount Sinai

Helen Gould died March 21 at 84. She is survived by her daughter, Laurie; sons, Howard (Patricia) and Mark (Andrea); and three grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Max Moshe Grossman died Jan. 31 at 78. He is survived by his wife, Netty; daughters, Sarah and Barbara; and four grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Sylvia Grossman died March 23 at 87. She is survived by her sons, Morley and Daryl; and daughter, Cheryl CaLev. Mount Sinai

Robert Hockenberg died March 22 at 64. He is survived by his wife, Katherine; daughters, Lauren (David) Smith, Tracey (Andrew) Bond and Carissa; mother, Ethel; brother, Eddie (Marie); and cousin, Terry (Lynn) Weiner. Mount Sinai

Frances Hoffnung died March 24 at 97. She is survived by her daughter, Gladys (Norman Breslow) Taub; son, Warren; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sister, Estelle. Mount Sinai

Maureen Johnson died March 23 at 75. She is survived by her son, Steven; daughter, Debra; and two grandchildren. Groman

Leon Kahn died March 24 at 93. He is survived by his wife, Ida; and son, Michael. Hillside

Harry Kleinman died March 28 at 86. He is survived by his partner Marta; and daughters Michelle (Barry) Cohen and Carolyn (Martin) Fisher. Hillside

Baruch Leibovic died March 23 at 85. He is survived by his wife, Zahava; sons, Aaron and Al; and grandchildren. Sholom Chapels

Harold Manasevit died March 25 at 80. He is survived by his daughters, Beryl (Avery) Schlesenberg and Sharon (Donald) Strauss; son, Steve; three granddaughters; and sisters, Estelle Horwitz and Rhoda Cohen. Malinow and Silverman

Daniel Maxim Manson died March 24 at 49. He is survived by his parents, Rabbi Michael and Shoshana; sister, Sapir; and brother, Michael Strapko. Mount Sinai

Ralph Marcus died March 27 at 93. He is survived by his son, Randolph (Irene) Marcus; and three grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Seldon Mars died March 26 at 85. He is survived by his wife, Eva; daughters, Susan (Dan) DelBagno, Sharon (Steven) Relfman and Deborah (Aaron) Haas; nine grandchildren; and sister, Minda (Morrie) Brenner. Mount Sinai

Barnett Minden died March 27 at 88. He is survived by his daughters, Sarah, Betsy (Ron) Cheek and Elise (Cisco) McGregor; and five grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Estelle Rogosin Morris died March 22 at 91. She is survived by her children, Karen (David Kolon) and Richard; granddaughters, Stephanie (David) Bristol and Amanda; great- granddaughters; and sister, Lilian Warshawer. Hillside

Morris Moskow died March 23 at 88. He is survived by his son, Jeffrey. Hillside

Rose Posen died March 23 at 86. She is survived by her son, Joel (Jan); daughter, Sandra (Robert) Lampert; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Lou (Phil) Rosenfield; and brother, Joe Bobrow. Mount Sinai

Gerda Rich died March 23 at 88. She is survived by her daughters, Linda, Irene (Irwin) Chapnick; and two grandsons. Malinow and Silverman

Louis Richman died March 26 at 96. He is survived by his daughters, Sandra and Barbara; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Groman