Jewish Journal

Oct. 15-21, 2010

October 13, 2010 | 9:13 am

Esther Acker died Sept. 4 at 90. Survived by husband Norman; son Dennis. Hillside

Martha Becker died Aug. 29 at 87. Survived by husband Julius; daughter Alice Sommers; son Robert (Barbara); 3 grandchildren; sister Ann Rosenhaft; brothers Harry (Heather) and Hy Weinstein. Mount Sinai

Ruth Bercutt died Aug. 28 at 97. Survived by daughter Sharon; son Richard (Dolly); 1 granddaughter; sister Lilyan Krinsky; brother Eliott (Gloria) Bimberg. Hillside

Bonnie Bright died Aug. 25 at 60. Survived by mother Dolly; daughter Christi Evans Lambou. Hillside

Rita Bronowski died Sept. 2 at 92. Survived by daughters Judith (Grant), Clare (Jeff), Nicole (Jay) Plett and Lisa (John) Jardine; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

David Diamond died Sept. 3 at 90. Survived by wife Goldyne; daughters Adrian (Ted) Vecchione and Leslie; son Michael; 5 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Edith Dickman died Aug. 27 at 94.  Survived by daughters Rachel Rose, Elizabeth Warner-Frank and Deborah Enelow; 4 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

David Dortort died Sept. 5 at 93. Survived by daughter Wendy (Matthew); Czarnecki son Fred (Gael Fitzmaurice); 1 granddaughter; brother Elliot Katz. Mount Sinai

Elaine Dozoretz died Sept. 6 at 88. Survived by husband Leo; son Jerry (Ann); stepdaughter Diane Siegfried; 10 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Gerald “Jerry” Fink died Aug. 29 at 82. Survived by sons Scott (Beth) and Bryan (Patrick); stepdaughter Laurie (Pearson) Kossoff; 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Florence Gershenson died Aug. 27 at 90. Survived by daughter Jeanie Harper; son Mark (Elaine); 4 grandchildren; 2 great-granddaughters; brother OG Gottlieb. Eden

Margo Gershuny died Sept. 6 at 90. Survived by sister Mary Ann (Don) Platt; nephew Ron Platt; sister-in-law Crystal Alkana. Hillside

Charles Girsky died Sept. 2 at 76. Survived by wife Lois; daughter Tami (Amir) Raubuogel; sons Stephen (Laurie) and Marc (Jennifer); 8 grandchildren; brother Joel (Beverly). Mount Sinai

Anne Greer died Sept. 5 at 88. Survived by daughter Karen Miller; son Michael Miller; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Rose Kaufman died Aug. 31 at 82. Survived by husband Marvin; daughter Carol (Gerald) Wilson; son Mark (Doris) Winokur; 4 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Mount Sinai

Irene Krell died Sept. 5 at 84. Survived by husband Milton; daughters Betsy (Jeff) Kapor and Anne (Mike) McNair; 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Brian Ladin died July 18 at 44. Survived by wife Heather; parents Sheldon and Janet. Malinow and Silverman

Haim Levy died July 20 at 92. Survived by wife Matilda; daughter Grace Sussman; sons Eli and Samuel (Janet). Malinow and Silverman

Burton “Bud” Leib died Sept. 1 at 81. Survived by wife Sandra; sons David (Caren) and Mark (Judi); 4 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Stanley Locker died Sept. 12 at 84. Survived by daughter Barbara Halmy; son David; 6 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

Frieda Meltzer died Aug. 25 at 96. Survived by daughter Susan Howard; son Ed (Sue); 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; sister Sylvia Weisz. Hillside

George Miller died Aug. 27 at 74. Survived by daughter Jordana; sons Ari, Elison and Tobias; 4 grandchildren. Hillside

Miriam Natkin died Sept. 2 at 79. Survived by son Bernard; brother Joel Lessner. Hillside

Anita W. Newman died Sept. 1 at 90. Survived by daughter Suzie (Byrd) Newman-Milic; sons Bret (Julia) and Mark (Tami); 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Micki Newman died Aug. 30 at 77. Survived by daughters Laurie (Ty) Deblasi and Debbie (Richard) Barrett; son Steven (Jacquee); 5 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Arthur Nowick died July 21 at 86. Survived by wife Joan; sons Jonathan (Pauline), Steven (Martha), Alan (Irene), James (John); 1 grandchild; sister Selma. Malinow and Silverman

Sarah Pearson died Sept. 8 at 93. Survived by husband Charles; son Harold; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Jeffrey A. Rakosi died Aug. 31 at 72. Survived by wife Rochelle; daughter Sherri (Gary) Tysch; sons Robin (Julie) and Curtis (Linda); 6 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Charles Rich died Sept. 5 at 90. Survived by wife Amelia “Amy”; daughter Judy (Robert) Lemer; son Michael; 3 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Max Rubin died Sept. 1 at 94. Survived by wife Esther; son Ronald and Richard; 2 grandchildren. Hillside

Harold Schneider died Sept. 13 at 72. Survived by wife Barbara; sons Jerry, Ronald and Mark; stepson Steve Parris; stepdaughters Sheryl Hirsh and Cindy Stallings; 9 grandchildren. Hillside

Robert Schultz died July 20 at 88. Survived by daughters Rochelle Kellner and Meryl (John) Mc Cullough; 1 grandchild. Malinow and Silverman

Zarrintadj Cheraghi Shabestari died Aug. 29 at 85. Survived by husband Gholamhosein; daughters Parisima Grossman, Soheila Abyane and Nazila; sons Morteza and Reza; 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Minnie Schipper died June 15 at 84. Survived by daughter Malka Nelson; sons Sid and Joshua; 3 grandchildren; companion Louis Richter. Sholom Chapels

Genevieve Simmons died July 19 at 91. Survived by daughter Hildy (David Sprafkin); son Stuart (Deborah); 3 grandchildren. Malinow and Silverman

Ruth Smith died Aug. 29 at 94. Survived by daughter Melinda Ann (Sidney R. Adelman) Smith; son Robert (Sarah) Lofsky Smith; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Abner Spector died Sept. 3 at 92. Survived by daughter Ida; son David; 5 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; brother Sandor (Elaine). Mount Sinai

Lillian Stawisky died Sept. 9 at 88. Survived by husband Sam; daughters Andrea (Philip) Schwartz, Janet (Steven) Cooper and Jean (Don) Houtz; 8 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren. Hillside

Selien Stodel died Sept. 2 at 91. Survived by husband Max; daughter Betty (David) Lazarus; 1 grandchild; sister Klara Halberstadt. Hillside

Cecilia Tarlow died Sept. 1 at 100. Survived sons Henry (Serita) and Charles M.; 3 grandchildren. Mount Sinai

Rose Ruth Wayne died Aug. 30 at 101. Survived by daughter Marcia Mollenkopf; 1 grandson; 2 granddaughters; sister Gertie Greenstein; brother Joey Weinbaum. Mount Sinai

Gertrude Wells died Aug. 21 at 90. Survived by daughter Nancy (Dave) Johnston; son Jeff (Sandy); 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brother Arthur (Mimi) Burstein. Hillside

Miriam Wolf died July 20 at 93. Survived by sons David and Dan. Malinow and Silverman

Estelle Zonis died Sept. 6 at 82. Survived by daughters Riva Tidwell and Alice Grusziewski; sons Jerome and Steven; 7 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild; sister Phyllis Oldani. Hillside

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