Jewish Journal


April 3, 2013



Selma Bluestein-Paikin died Feb. 20 at 86. Survived by husband Leon Paikin; daughters Sheryl Bluestein, Diane (Jim) Bluestein Reed; son Kenneth (Laurie) Bluestein; stepdaughters Lisa (Mark) Watson, Gail (Leonard) Bartnick; stepsons Michael Paikin, Mark (Cindy) Paikin; 11 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Fay Dicker died Feb. 17 at 90. Survived by daughters Gail Pinsker, Rochelle; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Robert Eichner died Feb. 15 at 70. Survived by wife Cookie; daughters Lori (Tommy) Cobb, Debi (Tony) Berk; son Todd (Teresa); 8 grandchildren; mother Fay. Mount Sinai

Adrienne Felderman died Feb. 16 at 73. Survived by husband Arthur; sons Mark (Liliana) Tyler, Steven (Julie); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Allan Fink died Jan. 4 at 54. Survived by companion Jane Zachary; father Norman; stepmother Lynn; sister Jennifer Fink; brothers Bryan, Loran. Hillside

Bebe Friedman died Feb. 23 at 99. Survived by daughter Gerri Finkelstein; sons Bo Fink, Marvin (Harriet) Fink; 5 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Bella Friedman died Feb. 16 at 87. Survived by husband Saul; daughter Marianne (Stephen) Cohen; sons Leonard (Nancy), Lester (Simone); 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lily Glucksman died Feb. 18 at 93. Survived by daughter Vivian (Mitch Weiss) Glucksman-Weiss; son David (Alicia); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Daniel Goldfarb died Feb. 19 at 82. Survived by wife Harriet; daughter Lynnore; son Sid (Judy); 1 grandchild; brother Eli. Mount Sinai

Dorothy Gould died Feb. 18 at 89. Survived by sons David (Deborah Chankin), Marc; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Stewart Grossberg died Feb. 18 at 77. Survived by sons Norm (Linda), Robert (Theresa), Sam (Cheryl); 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Paul Herman died Feb. 15 at 95. Survived by daughter Francine Regos; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Milton Kamins died Feb. 21 at 95. Survived by daughters Rebecca (Jordan) Goldson, Linda; 3 grandchildren; sister Claudia (Sylvan) Senit. Hillside

Jeanne Kaufman died Feb. 16 at 93. Survived by sons Edward (Eleanor), Rabbi James (Sue), Jeffrey; 10 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Francis Kent died Feb. 15 at 93. Survived by sons Gary (Marianne), Alan (Sue); 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Steve Klenetsky died Feb. 17 at 68. Survived by wife Irene; daughter Sarah; son Carey; 2 grandchildren; sister Geri Klenetsky. Mount Sinai

Roger La Plante died Feb. 21 at 52. Survived by wife Diana; son Mauricio; mother Joyce (James) Rodgers; brother Marshall. Mount Sinai

Charlotte Levy died Feb. 22 at 88. Survived by sons Ron (Nancy) Delia, Marc (Susan); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Gerald Linderman died Feb. 9 at 61. Survived by sisters Vivian Linderman O’Connell, Ellen Hausman; brother Shachna; 11 nieces and nephews; 9 grandnieces and grandnephews. Chevra Kadisha

Sylvia Lipton died Feb. 16 at 98. Survived by son Martin (Robbin Mashbein); 2 grandchildren; brother Charles (Dorothy) Schlang. Mount Sinai

Sara Litmanovich died Feb. 23 at 88. Survived by daughter Miriam (Michael) Carmona; son Moshe (Sheila) Litman; stepson Levi (Ahoua) Litmanovich; 7 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Sydney Litwack died Feb. 12 at 85. Survived by wife Charleen; daughters Marni (Howard) Witkin, Dana (Justin Thomason); son Mark (Michelle); 4 grandchildren; sister Basha Holtz. Chevra Kadisha

Evelyne Melamet died Feb. 17 at 95. Survived by daughter, Beryl Geber; 2 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Arthur Milicov died Feb. 16 at 91. Survived by daughters Joyce (Elliott) Edelson, Laren; son Richard (Elizabeth Erchyl); 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Steve Mintz died Feb. 19 at 73. Survived by wife Marcy; daughter Michele (Jonathan) Gathrid; sons Brian (Tina), Michael (Laurel), Ricky (Cindy), Ron (Michelle); 8 grandchildren; sister Linda Colozzi. Mount Sinai

Dolores Musen died Feb. 22 at 82. Survived by sons Jordan, Ken (Ebba-Marie), Mark; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Melville Nahin died Feb. 18 at 83. Survived by wife Alice; sons Bruce, Richard (Annette); 4 grandchildren; sister Diana Tisch. Hillside

Izhak Navaro died Feb. 3 at 57. Survived by wife Dalia; daughters Danna Navaro Gil, Debbie; 2 grandchildren; mother Palomba; sister Ketty Yulzary, brother Yacov; 5 nieces and nephews. Chevra Kadisha

Sol Newman died Feb. 17 at 91. Survived by daughters Sharon Braverman, Vicki; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Selma Pokress died Feb. 19 at 72. Survived by husband Steven; sons Charles, David (Kelly); 2 grandchildren; brother Arnold Otchin. Hillside

Stephen Rosemarin died Feb. 15 at 85. Survived by daughters Judy (Mark) Newlun, Suzie Smith. Malinow and Silverman

Philip Rosen died Feb. 16 at 60. Survived by partner Joanne Hecht; mother Adrienne; father Leonard; sister Robin (Steven) Paul; brother Steven. Mount Sinai

Birdie Schulman died Feb. 19 at 85. Survived by husband Arnold; sons Avi (Eve Ben-Ora), David (Ava Thomas), Jay (Lisa Pavlevsky), Martin (Tarra); 8 grandchildren; sister Emma Cohn. Malinow and Silverman

Gershon Shapiro died Feb. 17 at 90. Survived by wife Emma; daughter Phyllis Sunkees; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; sister Ruth (Bernard) Brown. Hillside

David Smith died Feb. 22 at 95. Survived by wife Harriet; daughters Joy (Ron Wilson), Nina (Michele Parsons); son Lee (Susan Black-Smith); 3 grandsons. Mount Sinai

Susan Sobo died Feb. 17 at 85. Survived by daughters Debra Burnett McKennon, Sandee; sons James Gordon and Steven (Pam); 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Beverly Solomon Cherep died Feb. 17 at 63. Survived by sister Sheri Gorman; brother Rick Solomon.

Mildred Stark died Feb. 17 at 92. Survived by daughter Kathy (Richard Gordon) Stark-Gordon; son John (Mary); 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Sarah Tepper died Feb. 22 at 97. Survived by daughter-in-law Lauri Tepper; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sister Rose Zimmerman. Hillside

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