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Obituaries: May 4-10

May 2, 2012 | 11:09 am

Lawrence Abrams died Feb. 29 at 83. Survived by brother Paul. Mount Sinai

Irving B. Baker died Feb. 22 at 80. Survived by half-sister, Barbara (Alan) Hoff. Mount Sinai

Lucille “Chickie” Bercovitz died March 3 at 95. Survived by daughters Gail (Bill) Landers, Peggi (Stuart) Siegel, Judy (Richard) Freedman; 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sister Harriet; brother Bernard (Carolyn) Wolin. Mount Sinai

Lois Berke died March 6 at 86. Survived by daughters Connie Hyman, Lonnie Yagan, Bonnie Franklin; son Ron; 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Herman Berkovics died Feb. 19 at 98. Survived by wife Rose; daughter Sylvia (Steve) Bowland; sons Max (Ronnie), Arnie; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Norma Brecher died Feb. 15 at 85. Survived by daughters Jane Ulman, Ellen Zoschak; son Michael Waxenberg; 8 grandchildren. Hillside

Andrew Breitbart died March 1 at 43. Survived by wife Susannah; daughter Mia; sons Samson, Charles, William; mother Arlene; father Gerald; sister Tracey Breitbart-Karadizian; father-in-law Orson Bean; mother-in-law Caroline Maxwell. Hillside

Florence Chernis died March 1 at 92. Survived by daughter Judith (Jim) Sobczak; sons Robert (DeAnn), Mark (Holle); 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Stanley Cohen died Feb. 27 at 92. Survived by wife Junok; daughter Susanna; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Minnette Cohn died March 10 at 94. Survived by daughter Eva Hirsch; son Stephen; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

Abram Dancygier died Feb. 22 at 94. Survived by son Joseph (Sharon); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Morton Daniels died Feb. 22 at 75. Survived by wife Russell “Russ”; sons Marc S. (Brittney), Jon R.; 2 grandchildren; sister Sondra (Mitch) Nachbar. Mount Sinai

Nicholas Deutsch died Feb. 16 at 95. Survived by wife Gisela; son Gabriel (Marcia); 1 grandchild; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Shirley Dorn died Feb. 27 at 86. Survived by daughter Myra (John) Eastman; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sisters Esther Rubin, Mildred Bard. Mount Sinai

Sacha Dybnis died March 10 at 66. Survived by wife Bunni; sons Ari, Michael; sister Monique Goldbasser; brother-in-law Steve (Lisa) Ruben. Mount Sinai

Bertha Louise Eagan died Feb. 21 at 86. Survived by daughter Deborah (Eddie) Borden; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister Helen Trauterman. Hillside

Helen Fagatt died March 9 at 99. Survived by daughter Susan (Harry) Landsman; sister Blanche Bear. Hillside

Edythe Fahringer died Feb. 23 at 89. Survived sons Steven (Gail) Sills, Mickey (Patricia) Sills, 10 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Anne Fleisher died Feb. 21 at 97.  Survived by sons James (Betty) Polson, Raymond (Pauline) Polson; 8 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rose Freeman died March 4 at 83. Survived by daughters Robin (Nathan) Bernstein, Lisa, Susan; brothers Joseph, Tom; 6 grandchildren. Hillside

Evelyn Friedkin died March 9 at 82. Survived by husband Alvin; daughter Shoshana (David) Finacom; son Peter; 4 granddaughters. Mount Sinai

Sonia K. Friedman died March 8 at 87. Survived by sons Robert (Shari), Rick; 9 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Harry Fuerst died March 1 at 88. Survived by wife Shirley; daughter Caryn (Glenn) Musicer; son Robert; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Max Ganstwig died March 6 at 88. Survived by wife Shirley; daughter Karren (Howard Welinsky); son Richard; one grandchild. Mount Sinai

Susie Geiger died Feb. 25 at 83. Survived by daughter Lisa (Peter) Zimmerman Oliveres; sons James, Paul (Laura) Zimmerman; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Joseph Gillerman died Feb. 25 at 82. Survived by wife Roberta; daughter Sharon (Mark Quigley); son David; 3 grandchildren; brother Lionel (Harriet); sister-in-law Marsha. Mount Sinai

Elnora Glicksteen died March 1 at 82. Survived by sons Robert (Carrie), Gary; 3 grandchildren; brother Robert (Zucky Altman) Stambor. Mount Sinai

Yakov Gordin died on March 2 at 85. Survived by wife Yevgeniya; daughters Nina (Alex) Mikhnevich, Svetlana Isperov; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Seymour Gottlieb died Feb. 25 at 90. Survived by wife Marcia; daughter Cathy (Barry) Michaels-Krasner; sons Paul (Wendy), Martin; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Iris Grant died Feb. 15 at 63. Survived by daughter Caryn; sons Richard, Brian; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Rudolf “Rudy” Hadda died March 4 at 90. Survived by nephew Norman (Torie) Krieger. Mount Sinai

Rose Jones died March 4 at 97. Survived by daughter Roberta (Larry) Wohl; son Irwin (Karen) Gamal; 3 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lillian Jacobson died March 8 at 87. Survived by daughter Randy; son Howard (Debbie); 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; brothers Abe (Judy) Silverstein, Julius (Betty) Silverstein. Mount Sinai

Herbert D. Kaesz died Feb. 26 at 79. Survived by daughters Judy Kaesz Murray, Susan; 3 grandchildren.

Frances Kaufman died Feb. 28 at 92. Survived by daughter Golda (Wesley) Whitelaw; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lillian S. Kaufman died Feb. 25 at 94. Survived by daughters Teresa (Joel) Lebovitz, Janice Brown; son Alan (Pat); 5 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Jack Kay died Feb. 22 at 93. Survived by sons Michael (Ellen), Allen; 1 grandchild; sister Janice Garey. Mount Sinai

Marvin Klein died March 1 at 59. Survived by daughter Tracy Keely Klein Sterbco; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Martin M. Koffman died Feb. 23 at 90. Survived by wife Gerry; daughter Linda (Martin) Breverman; son Greg (Kelly); stepsons Mark (Donna), Bruce (Lisa) Steinback; 10 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Lillian Kratz died Feb. 27 at 86. Survived by son James C. (Sylvia Freis) Rothman. Mount Sinai

Elinor Rosen La Fontaine died March 2 at 74. Survived by sister Helen (Gary) Feller. Hillside

Steven S. Laifman died March 7 at 78. Survived by wife Linda; daughter Amy (Rollyn) Miller; son Jay (Barbara); 5 grandchildren; mother Anne; sister Frances Enslein. Mount Sinai

Beryl Lee died March 6 at 89. Survived by daughters Michelle Neistat, Diane (Harlan) Dorin; sons Michael, Douglas (Barbara) Neistat; 7 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Robert David Levy died Feb. 28. Survived by daughter Susan (Paul) Greening; son Richard (Patty); 4 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren. Groman

Florence Lipsky died March 1 at 89. Survived by son William Hochstadter; sister Shirlee Stone. Hillside

Ernest E. Lynn died Feb. 22 at 91. Survived by nephew Harry; niece Helene. Mount Sinai

Julia Marlowe died March 1 at 92. Survived by son, Howard Stromberg; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Rosaline Maurer died Feb. 28 at 87. Survived by daughters Gail (Thomas) Levy, Dinah (Larry) Raful; 5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Charles R. Mayorkas died Feb. 24 at 81. Survived by daughter Helana; sons Alejandro (Tanya), James (Robin), Anthony (Anna); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Michael Melvoin died Feb. 23 at 74. Survived by daughters Wendy (Lisa Cholodenko), Susannah; 4 grandchildren; brother Peter; daughter-in-law Laura. Mount Sinai

Nematollah Moezinia died March 8 at 96. Survived by daughters Shahin Halavi, Mahin Rastejar; sons David, Darius; brothers Mousa, Azz, Eshug; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Chevra Kadisha

Anne R. Nussbaum died Feb. 24 at 97. Survived by son Paul (Lisa); daughter Janie (Steven) Fogelson; 5 grandchildren; brother Manny Ross. Mount Sinai

Albert Paul died Feb. 28 at 91. Survived by wife Jane; daughter Marlene (Scott) Cubbage. Hillside

Maria Perelman died Feb. 23 at 86. Survived by daughter Valentina Levkova. Mount Sinai

Frances Pollins died Feb. 26 at 92. Survived by daughter Andrea (Mitchell) Geffner; son Ira (Phyllis); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Florence Pollock died March 5 at 90. Survived by daughter Kristie, Donna Colin; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Helen Rhodes died Feb. 28 at 81. Survived by daughter Scotti; son Kenneth (Nene); 1 grandchild; niece Sasha Marcus. Mount Sinai

Charles Rich died Feb. 25 at 87. Survived by daughter Nancy Houbrick; son Gary; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sisters Sylvie Vast, Lynn Gindler; nephew David Gindler. Mount Sinai

Dorothy B. Rose died March 1 at 76. Survived by husband Joseph; daughter Barbara Kosoff; son Richard (Linda) Kosoff; 5 stepchildren; 8 grandchildren; brother Paul S. (Kaye) Bunkin. Mount Sinai

Jean Rosenbaum died Feb. 25 at 93. Survived by daughters Linda (Michael) Sendowski, Carole (David) Aiken, Barbara (David) Sharon; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; sister Esther Kahn; brother Joseph Chiprut. Malinow and Silverman

Florence Rosenthal died Feb. 23 at 95. Survived by sons Mel Scott, Phillip Joseph, Kenneth Randall; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Marshall Rubin died March 1 at 65. Survived by sister Michelle (Saul) Bubis. Hillside

Claire Sackoff died Feb. 27 at 97. Survived by daughters Barbara (David) Lampert, Joan Hug; 1 grandchild. Hillside

Edith Sagat died March 5 at 96. Survived by son Alan (Lyn). Hillside

Millicent Salter died Feb. 15 at 85. Survived by husband Harry; daughter Doreen (Myron) Schonbrun; son Brad; 2 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Pearl Saunders died Feb. 26 at 83. Survived by husband Irving; daughters Leslie (Scott) Dunkleman, Allyson (Derek Barton); daughter-in-law Doris; 2 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Shirley Schalman died March 8 at 91. Survived by husband Irving; daughter Carla (Sandy) Friedman.  Hillside

Phyllis Gordon Schneeweis died Feb. 23 at 88. Survived by husband Basil; daughters Meryl (Norman) Leventhal, Laura (Larry) Weiss; 2 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Trudy Seal died Feb. 16 at 95. Survived by daughter Robin (Tom Flannigan) Thayer; son Spencer (Karen); 1 grandchild. Hillside

Beverly Setser died Feb. 21 at 68. Survived by son Samuel; daughters Karla, Felyce, Donna Van Schack; 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; sisters Leslie Steiner, Elaine Bush. Hillside

Hillel Sharlin died March 4 at 93. Survived by wife Diane; sons Guy (Cindy) Mann, Randy (Lindsay) Shiffman, Spencer Shiffman; 2 grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren; brother William (Jacquie). Mount Sinai

Robert Sherman died March 6 at 86. Survived by daughters Laurie (Jon Evans), Tracy; sons Robert, Jeff (Wendy); 5 grandchildren. Hillside

Irving Shiro died Feb. 21 at 87. Survived by wife Ruth; daughters Sandra Bennett, Linda (Barry) Brown, 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Zsuzsanna Silver died Feb. 22 at 68. Survived by daughters Evelyn (Andrew) Gold, Sherry, Meredith; son Gregg; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Maureen Simmons died Feb. 28 at 79. Survived by husband Louis; sons Gerald (Esther), Michael (Pamela), David (Parichat); 5 grandchildren; brother Derek (Ruth). Mount Sinai

David Solam died Feb. 25 at 89. Survived by wife Lucille; daughter Beverly Nunez; son Robert; 2 grandsons. Malinow and Silverman

Betty Spiegel died March 7 at 99. Survived by daughter Susan (Hubert) Gulak; son Barry (Roberta); 4 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Eileen Sterling died March 6 at 75. Survived by son Loren (Kyoko) Pleet; sister Judy Paul. Mount Sinai

Harold M. Sutton died Feb. 28 at 93. Survived by son Paul (Sandy). Mount Sinai

Adele Tapper died March 1 at 95. Survived by son Gary (Sandy); 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Sylvia Barnett Taylor died Feb. 20 at 96. Survived by daughters Deborah (Kelly) Kilmartin, Myrna (Howard) Fabrick; 3 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Jack Wand died Feb. 29 at 92. Survived by sister Gussie Shinefarber. Mount Sinai

Helen Weinstein died March 5 at 90. Survived by son Jeffrey (Yvonne); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Shirley Weinstein died March 9 at 99. Survived by son Steve (Rochelle); daughters Iris (Mike) Checansky, Marlene (Dennis) Wyatt, Jewel Messana; 12 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Ruth Willner died Feb. 28 at 82. Survived by daughter Julia Parker; son Paul (Lynn Clancy); 1 grandchild; brother Larry Steinhart. Mount Sinai

Leanore Sloan Wurtzel died Feb. 27 at 96. Survived by sons Frank (Karen), Stephen (Sandra), Michael; 5 grandchildren; sister Cece Skuro. Mount Sinai

Paulette Zebrack died Feb. 29 at 76. Survived by husband Herbert; sons Allen (Teri), Jeff (Ivy), David (Barbara); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Inge Zelkowicz died March 1 at 79. Survived by husband George Rabener. Hillside

Robert Zeman died Feb. 24 at 76. Survived by wife Nancy; daughters Ilyse (Robert) Curtis, Leslee Newman; 3 grandchildren. Hillside

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