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  • Obituaries: Nov. 15-Dec. 3, 2013

    February 13, 2013 | 2:32 pm

    Evelyn Ackerman died Nov. 28 at 88. Survived by husband Jerome; daughter Laura (Mark) Shaw; 1 grandson. Hillside

    Rose Adler died Dec. 1 at 93. Survived by daughter Linda Bence; son Robert; 2 grandchildren; sister Kay Friedman. Hillside

    Sylvia Brockman died Dec.1 at 85. Survived...

  • Is There Something Wrong with a Joyful Funeral?

    By Susan Esther Barnes

    November 21, 2012 | 7:00 am

    On Friday I attended a funeral at an African-American inner city church. Normally, I would expect to put the word “predominately” in there, but frankly, the only people in the overflowing sanctuary who didn’t look African-American were people I recognized from work.

    I was...

  • Obituaries: Sept. 21-27, 2012

    By JewishJournal

    September 19, 2012 | 10:42 am

    Eunice Bordon died Aug. 16 at 96. Survived by son Robert (Alison); 2 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild. Hillside

    Boris M. Bronstein died Aug. 11 at 56. Survived by companion Stella Kantor; sons Daniel, Michael. Mount Sinai

    Arnold Brounstein died Aug. 17 at 84. Survived by wife...

  • Online memorial service for Debbie Friedman scheduled for Sunday night [RECORDED VIDEO]

    By JewishJournal.com

    January 9, 2011 | 3:58 pm

    [UPDATE] This is a recording of a live broadcast from Sunday night, January 9, 2011.

    The JCC of Manhattan will broadcast a live memorial service at 5pm PST tonight to remember the late Debbie Friedman

    Friedman, a popular singer and songwriter who is widely credited with...

  • Debbie Friedman: She Taught Jews to Sing Again

    By Susan Freudenheim

    January 9, 2011 | 2:53 pm

    Years ago, as I was making my way back into Judaism after a lapse, I would go to synagogue on Shabbat and find myself waiting especially for certain moments in the services. I later came to know that those special moments all were linked to haunting tunes written by Debbie Friedman....

  • Jewish singer/songwriter, performer Debbie Friedman dies

    January 9, 2011 | 1:01 pm

    [UPDATE] Debbie Friedman Funeral - Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, 11 am [LIVE VIDEO] - available here.

    Debbie Friedman, a popular singer and songwriter who is widely credited with reinvigorating synagogue music, has died.

    Friedman died Sunday after being hospitalized in Orange County for...