Jewish Journal

  • Mitchell S. Karlan, Surgeon, 87

    April 30, 2014 | 9:36 am

    Dr. Mitchell S. Karlan , a surgeon and leader in the medical community, died peacefully on April 24, surrounded by family. 

    Born in Cleveland, Karlan served in the Air Force, where he rose to the rank of lieutenant, earning enough financial aid under the GI Bill to pay for 2 1/2...

  • Obituaries

    April 30, 2014 | 9:33 am

    Margot Bernardo died March 16 at 76. Survived by daughter Linda; son Stephen (Kirsten); sisters Julieta Leon, Rebeca Dreyfus; 1 grandchild. Hillside

    Marvin Epstein died March 25 at 85. Survived by wife Joan; daughters Kim (Steven) Werdeman, Karen (Yerachmiel) Grafstein; 7...

  • Sanford ‘Sandy’ Frank: An appreciation

    By Tom Teicholz

    April 23, 2014 | 11:43 am

    Sanford Jay Frank, the Emmy Award-winning writer and producer, screenwriting guru and conservative ideologue whom everyone called Sandy, died at his home in Calabasas on April 18 of complications arising out of a glioblastoma, a cancerous brain tumor. He was 59.

    Frank grew up in...

  • Obituaries

    April 23, 2014 | 10:12 am

    Shirley Aboulafia died at 86. Survived by daughter Nancy; sons Robert, Steven; sister Linda Baker; brother Jerome Aroesty. Malinow and Silverman

    Lorraine Adler died Jan. 30 at 94. Survived by daughter Sally (Steve) Danney; sons Stephen, Mitchell. Malinow and Silverman


  • Jacob Birnbaum, founder of Student Struggle for Soviet Jewry, dies


    April 18, 2014 | 10:44 am

    Jacob Birnbaum, who helped launch the movement to free Soviet Jews, has died at 87. 

    The founder of the Student Struggle for Soviet Jewry was a native of Germany who escaped with his family to England after the Nazis came to power and later moved to France.

    Upon moving to New...

  • Obituaries

    April 17, 2014 | 12:37 pm

    Yvonne Adler died March 10 at 73. Survived by cousins Edgar Burns, Peter (Ruth Susnick) Safirstein. Hillside

    Eden Almond died March 12 at 74. Survived by daughter Dana; sisters Rochelle Adin, Judy Freeman; 1 grandchild. Hillside 

    Jack Alter died March 22 at 78. Survived by wife...

  • Obituaries

    April 9, 2014 | 9:40 am

    Morris Acrish died March 4 at 86. Survived by wife Emma; sons Benjamin (Adriana), Gabriel (Sarah), Mark (Deborah); 5 grandchildren. Hillside

    Allen E. Botney died March 11 at 91. Survived by wife Eleanor; daughters Susan (Dubi) Vigdorovich, Carol (Les) Pock; sons Mitchell (Kathy),...

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