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 at 86. Survived by daughters Pamela, Karen (Damian) Smith; 3 grandchildren; brother Eugene. Mount Sinai
Martin Berman died Jan. 2 at 74. Survived by brothers Barry, David. Mount Sinai
Earl Brookner died Dec. 21 at 83. Survived by wife Sheila; sons Darin, Allan Gregoire, Kevin Gregoire, Ken (Lisa) Gregoire; 2 grandchildren; sister Rena Shultzman. Mount Sinai
Louis N. Buch died Nov. 26 at 93. Survived by wife Pauline; sons Charles (Donna), Michael (Noel), Jeffrey (Susan); 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Chevra Kadisha
Yevgeniya Bykova died Dec. 29 at 87. Survived by daughter Alla (Oleg) Ashkinazi; son Michael (Valentina); 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Bernice Cohen died Jan. 2 at 93. Survived by sons Preston (Norma) Fields, Craig Fields; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Leatrice Cohen died Dec. 29 at 93. Survived by daughter Melinda (Dan); 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside
Robert Cohen died Jan. 1 at 73. Survived by sister Judith. Hillside
Donald P. Crasnick died Dec. 20 at 89. Survived by niece Laurie; nephews Richard, Michael. Mount Sinai
Shirley Cytron died Dec. 3 at 99. Survived by daughter Sally Cytron Gati; son Dan Cytron; son-in-law Frank Gati; 1 grandchild.
Rhea Dersh died Dec. 24 at 88. Survived by daughters Cynthia (Mark) Schein, Laurie (Kim) Williamson; son Steven (Jennifer); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Robert Jay Edrick died Dec. 24 at 94. Survived by wife Dorothy; daughter Lisa; son Alan. Mount Sinai
Jerry Engle died Dec. 30 at 98. Survived by daughters Sherry Godfrey, Bonnie Flamm; 1 grandchild; sister Honey Bencomo. Mount Sinai
Sherry Fishman died Jan. 7 at 70. Survived by husband Joel; daughter Dena; son Marc; 8 grandchildren; brothers Warren, Jeffrey. Hillside
David Foster died Dec. 23 at 90. Survived by wife Jackie; sons Tim, Gary (Lisa), Greg (Marci); 5 grandchildren. Hillside
Donald Gelberg died Dec. 25 at the age of 96. Survived by daughter Francee (Brad) Dawson; son Scott (Tobi) Martin; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Helen Gershen died Dec. 27 at 94. Survived by daughter Paulette (Mick). Hillside
Barbara Gilmour died Dec. 29 at 84. Survived by daughter Susan (Tim); son David (Robin); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside
Edward Goodman died Dec. 28 at 97. Survived by wife Anne; daughter Laura Reiland; son Victor; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Rae Kaplan died Dec. 20 at 99. Survived by daughter-in-law Sandy; 2 grandchildren. Beth El Cemetery, Paramus, N.J.
Maryanne Korn died Jan. 2 at 88. Survived by daughters Janis Semmelmayer, Cindy (Gregg) Rumbaugh, Lori (Michael) Rubin, Lisa (Fredd) Eichman; 4 grandchildren; brother Richard (Selma) Edelstein. Mount Sinai
Miriam Krause died Jan. 3 at 96. Survived by daughter Dawn (Robert); son Evan (Sherry); 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Mark Lamken died Jan. 2 at 86. Survived by wife Norma; daughter Kathi; son Jeffrey; sister Laurie; 4 grandchildren. Hillside
Marilyn June Levy died Dec. 25 at 88. Survived by husband Charles; daughter Karen (John) Butterfield; sons Stevan (Susan), John (Lisa); 9 grandchildren; sister Janet (Allen) Halper. Mount Sinai
Sidney Jurman died Jan. 4 at 79. Hillside
Frank Locascio died Jan. 7 at 86. Survived by daughters Elyse (Ron) Linn, Jill; sons Mark (Debbie), Stuart (Barbara); 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Adeline Mansfield died Dec. 29 at 97. Survived by nieces Frances (Joseph) Segal, Anne Marie (Philip) Klahr. Mount Sinai
Marcy Mintz died Dec. 20 at 66. Survived by sons Michael (Laurel), Brian (Tina); 3 grandchildren; brothers Steve (Avima) Shanker, Glenn Shanker. Mount Sinai
Elkin S. Mittelman died Dec. 25 at 100. Survived by wife Marian; stepdaughter Susan Park; stepson David Park; 1 step-granddaughter; 1 step-great-granddaughter. Mount Sinai
Edith Muriel Moster died Dec. 24 at 94. Survived by sons Richard (Beverly Trunk-Moster), Ross (Laura Lee Coles); 1 grandchild; sister Arlene Rhodes. Mount Sinai
Michael Newman died Dec. 31 at 102. Survived by wife Eva; daughter Francine Markow; son Joel; 2 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Belle Offstein died Dec. 29 at 103. Survived by sons Gary (Lois), Gerald (Elaine); 1 grandchild; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Bonnie Payne died Dec. 27 at 79. Survived by sister Barbara Sugarman. Mount Sinai
Flora Pekar died Dec. 31 at 74. Survived by husband Nick; daughter Matasha (Alex) Zelener, Galina (Leo) Shterenberg; 4 grandchildren; brother Arkadiy Feldman. Mount Sinai
Elliott Politi died Dec. 19 at 87. Survived by sons Jeffrey (Aundrea), Mark; 4 grandchildren. Hillside
Donald Prell died Dec. 28 at 85. Hillside
Seymour Prell died Dec. 27 at 97. Survived by daughters Judy, Nancy; sons Richard, Gary; 7 grandchildren. Hillside
Wayne Provisor died Dec. 20 at 77. Survived by daughters Rachel (Anwar), Jillian; 3 grandchildren. Hillside
Gary Rabin died Dec. 31 at 54. Survived by daughter Lila; sons Harrison, Charles; father Alexander; brother Jonathan. Hillside
George Richman died Dec. 26 at 85. Survived by sons Andrew (Susan), Darryl Steven (Heather); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
David Rittenberg died Dec. 27 at 92. Survived by wife Nina. Mount Sinai
Elaine Ritterband died Jan. 3 at 76. Survived by daughter Julie (Ken); son David; 2 grandchildren. Hillside
Sally Rockoff died Dec. 16 at 84. Survived by sons Matthew “Matt” (Karen), Rodney “Rod” (Melissa); 4 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman
Dora Rosenfeld died Dec. 30 at 90. Survived by daughter Elizabeth (Allen); 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Marilyn Rosenwald died Dec. 19 at 85. Survived by husband Al; daughters Patricia, Susan. Hillside
Naomi Elizabeth Ruderman died Dec. 25 at 83. Survived by daughters Cimi Morgan, Teri Kidon; son Barry; brother Sanford Traves. Mount Sinai
Jerry I. Senft died Dec. 27 at 93. Survived by wife Geraldine; daughter Cheri (Paul) Cohen; sons Steve (Marsha), David (Eva); 7 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Barbara Shapiro died Dec. 15 at 71. Survived by husband Ernest; daughter Jennifer “Jenny” (Craig) Handjian; son Michael (Stephanie); 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman
Bernard J. Shapiro died Dec. 21 at 89. Survived by wife Rena; daughters Susan (Jamie) Gesundhett, Linda Manasee, Gayle (Mitch) Pleassner; son Allan (Tammi); 13 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; brother Leonard (Annette); sister-in-law Sharon Yadley. Mount Sinai
Adelynne F. Siegel died Dec. 31 at 89. Survived by daughter Marcia; son Robert; sister Sally Sylvia (Morton) Rich. Mount Sinai
Robert Sirull died Jan. 2 at 92. Survived by daughters Beth (Jon), Hope (Sidney); son Julian; 6 grandchildren; brother William. Hillside
Ann Louise Sperber died Dec. 24 at 89. Survived by daughters Teri (Ronald) Sellz, Marcia (Lyle) Michelson, Carol (Larry) Ross; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Edward Sterling died Dec. 28 at 91. Survived by daughter Michele; son Richard. Hillside
Stephen Strocker died Dec. 21 at 72. Survived by wife Barbara Avishay; daughters Carly (Louis) Epstein, Jenna (grant) Stern; sons Jason (Stefanie) Avishay, Ari (Brooke) Avishay; 7 grandchildren; sister Carol (Arnold) Yalam. Mount Sinai
Arlene Sharon Tanzer died Dec. 25 at 78. Survived by daughter Kim; son Jason. Mount Sinai
Michael Tenzer died Dec. 30 at 89. Survived by wife Jacqueline; sons Gary (Nancy), Marc (Laurie); 1 grandchild; sister Alice. Hillside
Ronnie Tiefer died Dec. 17 at 73. Survived by daughters Andrea Howe, Tammy; brothers Robert (Karin) Winnick, Ralph (JoAnne) Winnick. Malinow and Silverman
Yevgeniya Trostanetskaya died Dec. 20 at 67. Survived by husband Arkadiy; daughter Yelena; son Alex; 3 grandchildren. Hillside
Lev Tsukerman died Dec. 27 at 87. Survived by son Oleg (Katrina); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Miriam Ulman died Dec. 17 at 90. Survived by daughter Jill Reder; son Larry (Jane) Ulman; 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman
Elaine Veltman died Dec. 20 at 94. Survived by daughter Randi (Ilan); sons Ross (Susan), Jim; sister Gerre; 7 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside
Jason Wagner died Dec. 29 at 21. Survived by daughter Vera; father Phillip. Mount Sinai
Melvin Weber died Jan. 5 at 96. Survived by wife Pearl; daughter Janice (Robert) Sostrin; son Robert; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; brother Harvey. Mount Sinai
Lee M. Weiss died Dec. 27 at 97. Survived by daughter Emily (Jon) Puro; son John; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai
Michael Weiss died Jan. 4 at 76. Survived by daughter Carrie (David); son Andrew (Stephanie); 5 grandchildren; sister Beth. Hillside
Sanford Wesler died Jan. 6 at 94. Survived by daughter Denise; son Michael; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai
Marlene Wilk died Dec. 20 at 81. Survived by husband Sanford; daughters Beth (Todd), Dayna; 9 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; 1 brother. Hillside
Allee Willis died Dec. 24 at 72. Survived by sister Marlen Frost. Mount Sinai
David Wolf died Dec. 21 at 54. Survived by mother Joyce; father Robert; sisters Linda, Wendy; brother Michael (Patricia). Mount Sinai
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