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Obituaries

Jewish Comedy Icon Carl Reiner Dies at 98

TV legend Carl Reiner, the Emmy-winning writer, producer, director and actor who created “The Dick Van Dyke Show,” has died at 98. He passed...

Obituaries: June 26, 2020

Marvin Berman died May 9 at 90. Survived by wife Cookie Wapner-Berman; daughter Deidre (Michael) Karp; son Joel; brother Bernard (Toby). Chevra Kadisha Norman Bernstein...

Joel Schumacher, Director of ‘St. Elmo’s Fire’ Dies at 80

Joel Schumacher, director of “St. Elmo’s Fire,” “The Lost Boys,” “Falling Down,” and two Batman franchise movies, has died at age 80 after a...

Eva Konrad Hawkins, Holocaust Survivor Who Designed Underwater Museum Exhibits, Dies at 90

Against daunting odds, both historical and political, Eva Konrad Hawkins fulfilled her dream of becoming a scientist.

Obituaries: June 19, 2020

Carol Lee Baer died May 25 at 82. Survived by husband Marvin; daughter Shari (Steve) Gillis; son Steven; brother Robert (Sue) Steiner; 2 grandchildren....

Obituaries: June 12, 2020

Marilyn Blank died May 26 at 93. Survived by husband Fred; daughters Randi (Warren), Nancy. Hillside  Eddie Brauer died May 6 at 61. Survived by...

Yeshiva President Rabbi Lamm, Harrison Ford, and Humility

Rabbi Lamm’s description of a confident humility encapsulated his life’s project.

Steven Lowenstein, Distinguished Jewish Historian and National Book Award Winner, Dies at 75

Steven Lowenstein, a distinguished Jewish historian and accomplished social worker died on May 31, the 8th day of Sivan at the age of 75. Born...

Longtime Head of Yeshiva University Dies at 92

Norman Lamm, the prolific author and Modern Orthodox rabbi who headed Yeshiva University for nearly three decades, died Sunday. He was 92. As president and...

Obituaries: May 29, 2020

Beth Abramowitz died May 12 at 54. Survived by mother Barbara; father Abraham; brother David. Hillside  Louis Bauman died May 7 at 84. Survived by wife Myrna;...

Obituaries: May 22, 2020

Suzanne Aspaturian died April 25 at 94. Survived by daughter Heidi; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai Estelle Blake died May 7 at 92. Survived by husband...

Obituaries: May 8, 2020

Barbara Akin died April 13 at 84. Survived by brother Richard (Margalit) Ellwood; sister Marcia (John) Rosenberg. Mount Sinai Marvin Bernard Almeas died April 11...

Obituaries: May 1, 2020

Thelma Bernard died April 4 at 85. Survived by son Mitchell (Linda) Tendler; 9 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai Anita Blumenfeld died April 3 at...

‘Sanford and Son’ Writer-Producer Saul Turteltaub Dies At 87

Emmy-nominated writer and producer Saul Turteltaub died April 9. He was 87. Deadline reported that his youngest son, director Jon Turteltaub, confirmed that his father ...

The Last Sonderkommando, Jewish Prisoners Forced To Operate Gas Chambers, Has Died

Dario Gabbai, the last of the Sonderkommando — those prisoners forced to work in the vicinity of the gas chambers — died March 25,...

Obituaries: April 9, 2020

Marilyn L. Bachner died March 23 at 86. Survived by sons Evan (Lisa), Robert; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai Jewel Brager died March 23 at 93....

Obituaries: April 3, 2020

Randi Alfasso died March 15 at 63. Survived by husband Albert; sons Adam, Mathew; sister Debbie Fell; brother Ron Ganzfried. Mount Sinai Leonard Beezy died...

Obituaries: March 27, 2020

Donald Alschuler died March 1 at 84. Survived by wife Lynne; daughters Trina (Eric), Melanie (Michael); 4 grandchildren. Hillside Arleen Bachner died Feb. 25 at...

In Memory of World War II Veteran Nathan Judah Krotinger, 97

Nathan Judah Krotinger died March 25 from natural causes at age 97. Born on Sept. 6, 1922, in Hempstead, N.Y., he was a veteran of...

Obituaries: March 20, 2020

Mitchell Ackerman died Feb. 22 at 70. Survived by daughters Emily, Alexandra; son Jesse. Mount Sinai Lynn K. Altman died Oct. 13 at 86. Survived...

Obituaries: March 13, 2020

Elinor Aaronson died Jan. 31 at 99. Survived by daughter Amy; son Arthur; 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren. Hillside Edviga Adelman died Jan. 19 at 84....

Obituaries: March 6, 2020

Jerome Adelman died Feb. 4 at 85. Survived by daughter Susan Frydrych; 1 grandchild; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai Milton Birnbaum died Feb. 4 at 99....

James Lipton, Longtime Host of ‘Inside the Actor’s Studio,’ Dies at 93

(JTA) — James Lipton, who hosted the “Inside the Actors Studio” on the Bravo channel for 23 seasons, has died. He was 93. Lipton interviewed...

Obituaries: Feb 28, 2020

Lorraine Abbott died Jan. 29 at 84. Survived by daughter Lisa Robles; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai  Robert Bramson died Jan. 24 at 98. Survived by...

Albert Sherman, Boston Jewish Leader and Mentor, Dies at 81

BOSTON (JTA) — Albert Sherman, a pillar of the Boston Jewish community who was influential in civic life and the medical community, has died. Sherman,...

Obituaries: Feb. 21, 2020

Frances Blumberg died Jan. 11 at 98. Survived by cousins Maxine (Patrick) Reagh, Carol (George Levinthal) Nelson, Wendy Ladin, Mark Ladin. Mount Sinai Irene Botvinick...

Obituaries: Feb. 14, 2020

Maureen Armand died Jan. 1 at 87. Survived by daughter Helene; son David; 3 grandchildren; sisters Irene, Jeanette. Hillside Stanley J. Berk died Dec. 27...

Financial Planner Neil Raphael Finestone, 62 

Neil Raphael Finestone died Jan. 23 at his Beverly Hills home. He was born Nov. 15, 1957, in Montreal to Rita Finestone and the late...

Obituaries: Feb. 7, 2020

Arthur Axelman died Dec. 14 at 75. Survived by wife Andrea; daughter Robin (Jared); sons Joshua, Matthew. Hillside Loretta Bloom died Dec. 11 at 87....

Hollywood Icon Kirk Douglas Dies at 103

Hollywood has lost one of the greatest legends of its golden age. Kirk Douglas, star of “Spartacus,” “Lust for Life” and nearly 100 other...

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