April 24, 2019

Obituaries: Feb. 8, 2019

Helen Berman died Dec. 18 at 91. Survived by sons Paul, Marc Jay (Kim), Robert. Hillside

Doris Brownstein died Dec. 19 at 90. Survived by daughters Debby, Diane (Dennis); son Don; 5 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother Paul (Celia). Hillside

Rose Chodorow Garfield died Dec. 15 at 100. Survived by daughter Carol Chodorow; sons Dennis (Kurtina) Chodorow, Ronald “Ronnie” (Maria Shepherd) Chodorow; 8 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brother Leonard “Dick” (Arlyne) Franklin; daughter-in-law Susan. Mount Sinai

Terry Michael Cohen died Dec. 13 at 64. Survived by daughter Nicole (Justin) Trish; son Joshua (Alison); 5 grandchildren; sister Lynne Penny (Melvin) Levine. Mount Sinai

Richard Comras died Dec. 18 at 89. Survived by wife Jacqueline; son Lawrence; sister Shirley Shapiro. Mount Sinai

Timothy Corcoran died Dec. 19 at 75. Survived by wife Karyn; daughters Anastasia (Ed), Tiffany, Nadia (Sal); 4 grandchildren; brothers Peter (MaryCarol), Eugene (Joy). Hillside

Donna Dietz died Dec. 18 at 59. Survived by husband Andrew; daughters Sarah (Aleksander), Emily; mother Florence; sister Linda; brother Mitchell. Hillside

Morrie Greenberg died Dec. 15 at 94. Survived by daughter Susan (Craig) Klivans; son Richard (Renee); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Richard Jeffress died Dec. 14 at 74. Survived by wife Sharon; daughters Lisa Yakir, Michelle Parry, Renee Blutreich; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Samuel B. Kaminsky died Dec. 16 at 75. Survived by wife Arlene; daughters Michelle (Ron) Salts, Lisa (Jason) Bowling; 4 grandchildren; sister Mary Ulrich. Mount Sinai

Donald Katz died Dec. 17 at 90.  Survived by daughter Debra; son Jeffrey (Jo-ann); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Alice Ladanyi died Dec. 13 at 89. Survived by daughters Ilona Melzer, Lisa, Debi (Carlos) Miranda; son Stephen; 1 grandchild; brother Albert (Ceil) Mirsky. Mount Sinai 

Robert “Bob” Mann died Dec. 17 at 95. Survived by wife Janet; daughters Marcie (Don) Croutch; step-daughters Cary (David) Sommers, Melanie (Jonathan) Sommers, Valerie Sommers; son Joe; 9 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Elaine Margules died Dec. 22 at 86. Survived by daughter Lori; sons Michael, Dan; sister Pauline (Howard) Morrison. Mount Sinai

Alan Miller died Dec. 19 at 78. Survived by son Randy; 4 grandchildren; brother Barry (Jonas Soto). Mount Sinai

Jeanne Morganstern died Dec. 14 at 91. Survived by sons Barry, Charles; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai 

Jean R. Moshin died Dec. 22 at 96. Survived by daughters Janet, Sandra; sons Daniel, Richard (Amber); sister Helen Myerson. Mount Sinai 

Mitchell Rose died Dec. 17 at 84. Survived by son Jeffrey (Elana); 2 grandchildren; brother David (Renee). Hillside 

Dolores “Dee” Schwam died Dec. 15 at 82. Survived by daughters Stacy (Stuart) Miller, Julie Feiner; sons Aaron Feiner, Craig (Laura) Feiner: 8 grandchildren; sister Alice Weber; brother Alex (Sue) Nobleman. Mount Sinai 

Lynn Shapely died Dec. 17 at 66. Survived by daughter Sara (Doug); 2 grandchildren; brother Michael (Tara). Hillside

Robert Silverman died Nov. 29 at 73. Survived by daughter Rachel (Jeremy) Catlett; brother Al. Mount Sinai

Albert Stein died Dec. 21 at 90. Survived by daughters Laura (Stephen) Olson, Sharon (Wayne) Frederick; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Samantha Stein died Dec. 17 at 38. Survived by husband Timothy; mother Sharlene; sister Leah; brother Brian. Hillside

Martin Wenger died Dec. 19 at 82. Survived by wife Rita; daughter Nancy (Doug) Brown; sons Neil (Claudia), Robert, Jamie (Carole); 12 grandchildren; sister Claire Weinsten; brother Alex (Bootsie). Mount Sinai 

Edith Wood died Dec. 18 at 103. Survived by daughter Linda; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister Evelyn. Hillside

Joel Peter Zeserson died Dec. 13 at 78. Survived by sons Robert (Lee), David; 2 grandchildren; brother Mark (Sherril); sister-in-law Ellen (Kenneth) Sears. Mount Sinai