Jewish Journal

Eulogies:Nathan Pollak

By Eva Yelloz

November 29, 2001 | 7:00 pm

The passing of Nathan Pollak on Oct. 26 sent shock waves throughout the Jewish community. Nathan was a dynamic worker for many Jewish causes, and his sudden demise left an enormous spiritual... read full article

  • Eulogies

    November 15, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Neil Harvey Zwelling lost his 6-month battle with pancreatic cancer on Friday, Nov. 9. Born in 1943 in Dayton, Ohio, to Charles and Irene Zwelling, Neil Zwelling was a successful businessman in the residential and commercial lighting industry, and was past president of Congregation Ner Tamid of Rancho Palos Verdes, past member of the board of directors of Chadwick School and an avid traveler.

    He is survived by his son, Jeffrey (Deborah); daughter, Rabbi Sherre Z. Hirsch (Dr. Jeffrey Hirsch); two brothers, Rabbi Victor David and Joel; sister, Rena Beyer.

  • Rabbi Eliezer Shach, Religious Giant, Dies

    By David Landau and Julie Wiener

    November 8, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    "We won't be seeing his likes again" is the kind of elegaic hyperbole one so often hears at funerals and reads in obituaries. Rarely is it a literal truth.

    In the case of Rabbi Eliezer Menachem Shach, who died early last Friday and was buried the same day in Bnei Brak -- his age...

  • Eulogies: Sadie Scheiner, 102

    November 1, 2001 | 7:00 pm

    Sadie Scheiner, 102, matriarch of a family of pioneer Orthodox Jewish community leaders and ardent Zionists in her native St. Louis and later in Los Angeles, died peacefully on Oct. 22. She was the last surviving child of the Talmudist HaRav Levi Friedberg (nee Melamud), an early...

  • Eulogies

    By Eric Stevens

    October 18, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    On May 27, 2001, artist Morris Aaron Feinerman died at the age of 80. Morris' passion was painting. He came to America as a young boy and lived in the Jewish neighborhoods of Brooklyn. His experience of discrimination and economic hardship led to a lifelong interest in ethnic art.


  • Scott Elliott Sraberg

    September 27, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Scott Elliott Sraberg, infant son of Karen and Brad Sraberg, died Sept. 3. In his four months of life, Scott profoundly touched everyone who knew him. Althrough he will be missed greatly, the gifts Scott shared will live in the hearts of his mother, father, brother and...

  • Ethel Lozabnick: Community Leader

    September 13, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    A community activist, whose commitment to the Jewish community and Zionist causes was locally and nationally recognized, passed away Aug. 17, 2001. Lozabnick had served as National Vice President of Hadassah the largest woman's volunteer organization in the United States and the...

  • Henry Rosmarin

    September 6, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Henry Rosmarin, a Holocaust survivor, supporter of the Survivors of the Shoah Visual History Foundation and harmonica enthusiast, died Aug. 28 at the age of 75.

    Born Oct. 7, 1925 in Czeladz, Poland, Rosmarin survived several concentration camp imprisonments during World War II and...

Page 105 of 107

First < 103 104 105 106 107 >