Jewish Journal


September 27, 2011

Obituaries: Sept. 30-Oct. 6


Isaac “Pinky”Alkana died Sept. 14 at 85. Survived by wife Susana; daughter Blanca Shapiro; sons Roger, Steve (Michelle); 2 grandchildren; sister Emily Ramsey; brother Sam (Mary Jo). Mount Sinai

Henri Blits died Sept. 10 at 61. Survived by wife Judy; mother Flora; brother Stanley.  Hillside

Helen Buchbinder died Sept. 11 at 83. Survived by daughter Betty (Russ) Srole; son Simon (Benita); 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Tillie G. Chilk died Sept. 10 at 97. Survived by daughter Laurel (Roger Clegg) Brodsley; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Corene Cohen died Aug. 22 at 95. Survived by sons Marty (Sharleen), Neil (April); 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; sister Eydie (Steve). Groman Eden

Vivienne Cohen died Sept. 11 at 53. Survived by husband David Mikon; sisters Rochelle Blaier, Babette. Hillside

Monique Ruth Davis died Sept. 13 at 79. Survived by husband Joseph; daughter Debra McCarthy; son Max; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Henrietta “Babe” Dukow died Sept. 9 at 91. Survived by husband Albert; daughters Vicki (Milton) Frieman, Susan; son Jeffrey B.; 4 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters. Mount Sinai

Martha Feldman died Sept. 9 at 78. Survived by husband Martin; daughter Wendy Perlmutter; son Allan; 3 grandchildren; sister Fran Vessel; brother Benjamin Zwerling. Hillside

Rosalyn Frankel died Sept. 10 at 90. Survived by daughter Michelle Ostrick; 1 grandchild; sister Geri Polin.  Hillside

Dvora Freeman died Sept. 9 at 87. Survived by daughter Lynne (Susan Holt); sons Steve (Karen), Stan; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Irving Friedman died Sept. 9 at 84. Survived by wife Beverly; sons Joseph (Diane), Gary (Leslie); daughter Rachelle; 6 grandchildren; sister Sally (Sam) Gotlieb; brother Saul (Bella). Mount Sinai

Arthur Jay Getzkin died Aug. 31 at 78. Survived by wife Benita; daughters Sara Beth, Julia. Sholom Memorial Park 

Dorothy Goldman died Sept. 13 at 94. Survived by sons Robert (Jan), Howard (Donna); 3 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Evelyn Heller died Sept. 11 at 93. Survived by sons Arthur, Mitchell (Annie); 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Michel Ingram died Sept. 12 at 89. Survived by wife Dorothy; daughter Leslie (Justin) Wheatley; son David; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Virginia Conae. Hillside

Toby Kalson died Sept. 14 at 81. Survived by husband Norman; daughter Lisa (Jonathan); son Seth; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai 

Celia Kamm died Sept. 11 at 90. Survived by daughters Ethel (Dave) Seeton, Syndee (John) McDonald; 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Marcia Kane died Sept. 10 at 75. Survived by husband Steve; daughter Carolyn; son Donald (Mindy); 2 grandchildren; sister Billie (Hal). 

Abraham Joseph Kunkis died Sept. 12 at 91. Survived by daughter Carol (Lawrence) Cohn; son Michael (Terry); 2 grandchildren; brother-in-law Jack (Lillian) Schrier. Mount Sinai 

Julian Levine died Sept. 9 at 76. Survived by wife Corynne; daughter Rachel (Phillip Jones); son Robert; brothers Martin, Sanford. Hillside

Eric Mayer died Sept. 12 at 75. Survived by wife Mary Ann; daughter Casey; sons Brett (Carol), Sean; 2 grandchildren; brothers Michael (Melanie), Kenneth (Tallie) Mayer. Mount Sinai 

Leonard Miller died Sept. 11 at 93. Survived by daughters Sharon (Gary) Cummings, Arlene (Steve) Rosen; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

David Milman died Sept. 12 at 88. Survived by sons Mark (Margo), Craig (April); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Bunny Olden died Sept. 11 at 80. Survived by daughters Shelli (Len) Lawrence, Karen (Tim) Lavrouhin; 1 grandchild. Mount Sinai

Victoria Pascal died Sept. 12 at 95. Survived by daughter Valinda Rothman; sons Barry (Shirley), Charles (Beth); 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Maurice Pechman died Sept. 12 at 86. Survived by wife Sofia; daughter Diane; son David (Susan); 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Gilda Perly died Sept. 11 at 102. Survived by daughter Sandra (Al) Goldman; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ruth Rossen died Sept. 10 at 96. Survived by daughters Marcine, Diane (Michael) Worthington; sons Richard, Robert; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Marvin N. Rothenberg died Sept. 10 at 72. Survived by sister Shirley Wallace. Mount Sinai

Rose Schwab died Sept. 8 at 90. Survived by daughter Barbara; son Richard; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Carolyn Sego-Somogyi died Sept. 11 at 99. Survived by sons George (Julia) Sego, Steven Sego; 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Boris Sinofsky died Aug. 17 at 87. Survived by daughters Esther, Mindy (Chaim) Perris, Aviva (Mark) Ebner; 5 grandchildren; brother David (Leslie) Litschultz. Chevra Kadisha

Jules Tragarz died Sept. 12 at 86. Survived by wife Rosa; sons Alan, Mark.

Irving R. Warner died Sept. 13 at 86. Survived by wife Phala; son Seth (Shayna); 2 grandchildren; sister Annette Sesit. Mount Sinai

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