Announcements, Life Cycle

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Mazal Tov

Barbara & Henry Liss on the birth of their twin great granddaughters, Olivia Mae and Addison Poppy Landskroner, daughters of Caitlin Liss Landskroner & David Landskroner

Cheryl & Steven Pilchik and Josh,
on their son and brother, Brian Pilchik, graduating with his J.D. degree from Harvard Law School

Alan & Paula Rothman on the birth of their grandson Zachary Joseph Rothman, son of Jason & Melanie Levin Rothman

Adena Flax, daughter of Rene and Mark Feitelson, for passing her Occupational Therapy national board exam. She is now a licensed Occupational Therapist.

Gayle & Warren Vogel
on the birth of their grandson, Max, son of Michael & Fernanda Vogel

Linda & Rob Levin on their 30th Wedding Anniversary

Kathi & Steven Kauffman on the birth of their grandson Maddox Valen Kauffman, son of Jeanette & Craig Kauffman

Cantor Sandra & Gaston Bernstein on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Naomi
   
Norma Finkelstein & Marvin Levine and Nina Spear and Bob Spear
on the naming of their granddaughter, Remy Blake Levine, daughter of Ashley & Eli Levine
   
Nancy Young & Jeffrey Melin
on the engagement of their daughter, Julia Lee Melin, to Israel-Marc Kositsky
   
Gerri & Allen Richmond
on the birth of their grandson, Evan Chase Hoffman, son of Joy & Ryan Hoffman

Arlene & Barry Weissman on the birth of their granddaughter Shira Hodaya Weissman,daughter of Dini & Brad Weissman

Joan & Dr. Larry Freedman on the birth of their great grandson, Judah Ilan Neustein, grandson of Drs. Sharon & Neil Freedman, and son of Drs. Rebecca & Thomas Neustein

Judith Goldberg & Christopher Shea
on the Bat Mitzvah of her daughter, Guinevere

Greta and Andrew Wrigley
on the birth of their son, Ori Lev Wrigley

Bob Cohen on his second Bar Mitzvah
 
Alice & Herb Sachs and Andrea & Josh Otto
on the birth of their grandson and nephew, Henry Lee Sachs, son of Magda & Michael Sachs

Ronniza & David Schlesinger and Esther & Maurice Schlesinger
on the baby-naming of their daughter and granddaughter, Julianna Miriam Schlesinger

Jeannette and Dan Norris on the birth of their granddaughter Talia Miriam, daughter of Deborah & Nicholas Rodin

June & Donald Feith on the birth of their grandson Dale Hudson Phinizy, son of Dorit & Pelton Phinizy

Patti & Al First on the engagement of their son, Daniel Lisman to Elena Cupingood

Len Abrams, winner of the Ma'asim Tovim Award by the Middle Atlantic Region (MAR) Federation of Men's Clubs
 
Patti & Al First
on their 25th Wedding Anniversary

Richard Heller,
winner of the Man of the Year Award by the Middle Atlantic Region (MAR) Federation of Men's Clubs
 
Sonny & Ed Merow
on their 60th Wedding Anniversary

Carol & Marvin Rosenbaum
on their 50th Wedding Anniversary

Emma Raymont & Hank Albert on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Peri Miriam

Max Miller, son of Susan & Elliot Miller, on the 15th Anniversary of his Bar Mitzvah

June & Donald Feith on the birth of their grandson Dale Hudson Phinizy, son of Dorit & Pelton Phinizy

Linda and Joel Weissman on the birth of their granddaughter Simone Brie Robins daughter of Jenn and Brian Robins

Shari & Bob Henry on the birth of their grandson Zachary Aaron Henry, son of Michael & Lana Henry

Sharon Feiner and Pnina & Paul Feiner on the Bar Mitzvah of their son and grandson, Jacob Noah

Warren Jaffe and Alyse Sciolla
on their marriage

Linda & Robert Levin and Ilene & Harvey Perelman
on the marriage of their children, Evette Levin and Andrew Lee Perelman

Sara & Bruce Berger on the birth of their granddaughter, Sadie Mae Closter, daughter of Julie Berger & Matthew Closter

 

Upcoming B'nei Mitzvah

Bat Mitzvah Miriam Decker May 13, 2017

 

Recent Passings

 With Deep Sorrow We Recall the Very Recent Passing of:

Shura Lang (z"l) on April 27, 2017. He was the husband of Janet (z"l), and the father of Jody (Chuck) Bender, Eric (Feryn) Bender, and Kevin (Susan) Bender.

Morton Brenner (z"l) on April 26, 2017. He was the husband of Lynn and the brother of Fred Brenner

Norman Kay (z"l) on April 25, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Sandy; loving father of Murray (Gina) Kay and Joan (Wayne) Rosen; devoted brother of Sylvia Toben and Mark Kay; and cherished grandfather of Jordan, Daniel, Amanda and Cori.

Harry Toben, (z"l) on April 22, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Sylvia; and devoted father of Stuart (Lena) Toben and Alan Toben.

Sipora Rodrigues-Lopes Groen (z"l) on April 19, 2017. She was the Wife of Rabbi Nardus Groen (z"l); Mother of Marcel (Bernice), Leo (Maureen), Reuben, Debbie and David; and Sister of Bram Rodrigues (z"l).

Myron (Mike) B. Sloane, a former President of Beth Sholom Congregation. He was the Husband of Dorothy Kass Sloane, z"l; Father of Teri Hackler and Debora L. Sloane; Grandfather of Jason (Jenntara) and Cathrael (Hida); and Great-grandfather of Kai and Isaiah.

Robert Greenspan, (z"l) on April 9, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Sylvia; and devoted father of Brent (Linda) Greenspan and Evan (Liz) Greenspan

Martin Brait, (z"l) on April 1, 2017. He was the husband Marsha; father of Andrew E. (Anna M.) Brait and Elizabeth E. Brait (Chema - Jose M. Diego Rodriguez); brother of Ferne (William) Schwartz; and grandpop of Ellis, Jonas and Dakota M. Alexsia Diego Brait.

Shirley Miterman, (z"l) on April 2, 2017. She was the wife of Irving Miterman, and mother of Marc (Jacqueline) Miterman and Gail (Jay) Zelnick. Grandmother of Samuel Zelnick.

Morris (Jack) Snyderman, (z"l),  on March 24, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Ruth; and the father of Lynn (Marc) Album, Deborah (Michael) Narci and Vickie (Vince) Tenaglia.

Miriam Singer, (z"l), on March 19. 2017. She was the wife of Joseph Singer (z"l); and the mother Sarah, Molly (Diane) and Abram Singer (z"l).

Walter Cohan, (z"l),  on March 19. 2017. He was the husband of Jane Cohan; and the father of Beth Sholom member Rob (Rachel) Cohan; Brett (Michal) Cohan and Brad Cohan.

Claire B. Stup (Bee) on March 16. She was the treasured wife of the late Irwin B. Stup (z"l) and the cherished mother of Merril Stup, Richard Stup (Donna Freyman) and Leslie Sokolow (Harry Kesselman). Claire was adored by her grandchildren Jonathan Sokolow, Michele Stup & Ben Block, Sara Sokolow, Ira Stup, Hannah Stup, and Abbie Jacobs. She was Double-Bubbie to Sofia Sokolow, the sister of Gerald & Harriet Bee, and mother-in-law of Sharlene Kalender.

Sol Rosen, (z"l) on February 19, 2017. He was the husband of Sabrina (z"l); father of Mimi (Scott) Rosen Birnbaum, Barbara (Solomon) Weinstein and Joan (Jay) Bloch. He was the grandfather of Kalie Birnbaum, Lee (Jenna) Weinstein, Michael (Sarah) Weinstein, Deborah Bloch, Paul Bloch, Aaron Bloch and Noah Bloch

Shirley Zlotnick, (z"l) on February 2, 2017. She was the wife of Leon (z"l); mother of Steven (Helaine) Zlotnick and Gary (Debbie) Zlotnick; and grandmother of Sari, Michael; Melissa and Sam Borofsky, Stephanie, and Scott.

and recent passings of

Shirley Sheinson (z"l) on January 24, 2017. She was a beloved wife of David (z"l), and the loving mother of Elaine (Alan) Shechtman and Michael Sheinson (z"l).

Dora Langsam, (z"l) on January 22, 2017. She was the devoted wife of Harry (z"l), the loving mother of Saul (Marcia) Langsam and Nina (Stephen) Jay, and the sister of Sala Gocial.

Jakob Yehia on January 16, 2017. He was a beloved husband of Bertha, father of Sheli (Gary) Greenblatt and Ronen (Anna) Yehia, and grandfather of Aliza, Ruthie, Talya, Sharonie, Rose and Adam.

Barbara Willig, (z"l) on January 11, 2017. She was the loving mother of Julie Braman, and the devoted sister of Larry Willig and Deborah Willig (Katy Casey). Julie was in the first graduating class at Forman Day School when it was at Beth Sholom.

Renee Goldberg, (z"l) on January 5, 2017.  She was the wife of Steven (z"l), the mother of Scott and Andrew, and the twin sister of Lynn Aschendorf.

Dr. Marial Manstein, (z"l). She was the beloved wife of Dr. George Manstein, the mother of past President Dr. Rick (Susanna), Dr. Carl (Marla), Celia (Avraham Glick), Joanne (Shlomo Levin) and Robert, and the sister of Harold Boyar.

Alan Malkin, (z"l) on December 27, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Robin Malkin, and the brother of Beth Ann Rapoport (Neil).

Margaret Lange Lehman (z"l) on December 10, 2016. She was the wife of David Lehman (z"l), and the mother of Doreen Shelow, David Jr. (Debbie), Debbie (Ray) Hartman, and Deanna Lehman.

Fran Turetsky, (z"l)
on December 12, 2016. She was the loving wife of Al Turetsky, and the mother of Mark Turetsky (Donna Landes), Gary Turetsky (Cheryl), and Karin Caplin (David).

Israel Stendig, (z"l), on December 7, 2016. He was the husband of Judith (z"l), and father of Debbie (Bruce) Goldstein and Iris (Rick) Stendig-Raskin

Jay (Joseph) Kushner, (z"l) of Portland, Oregon, on Sunday, December 4, 2016. He was the son of Catherine (z"l) & Martin (z"l) Kushner, and the brother of Elaine Shay, David Kushner, and Janet Sanders

Maurice Gold, (z"l), on December 3, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Leonora (Noga) Gold, and the loving father of Tamara Gold-Raden (Matthew Raden), and Oren Gold (fiance Colette Paul), and the grandfather of six

Zacharia Zachmy (Zacharia ben Varda), (z"l), on November 28, 2016. He was the beloved father of Shalom Zachmy (Peggy), our former Ritual Director

Allan Bosswick, (z"l) on November 21, 2016. He was the husband of Marcia and the brother of Bonnie Bosswick (z"l).

Sylvia Croll (z"l), on November 21, 2016. She was the beloved wife of Monte (z"l), loving mother of Alan Croll (Carol) and Linda Winokur (Terry (z"l)

Elsa Kolansky, (z'l), on November 19. 2016. She was the beloved wife of Dr. Harold Kolansky; mother of Jeffery Kolansky (Maggie), Betta Kolansky and Dr. Daniel Kolansky (Dr. Ana); and grandmother of Jessica, Robert (Sarah), David, Jonathan and Matthew

Beatrice Klovsky (z"l) on November 8, 2016 at her residence in West Palm Beach, Florida; formerly of Lower Moreland, PA. She was the beloved wife of 40 years to the late Robert; devoted and nurturing mother to Diane (Jim) Schott and Terry (Joey) Kennedy; loving grandmother to James and Kannon Schott, and Jamie and Sarah Kennedy; devoted daughter to the late Mary Soberaj; very special friend of Joseph Scheinholtz.

Solomon Bruskoff (z"l) on October 27, 2016. He was the husband of Jenny (z"l), and father of Gail (Sid) Bernstein and Bruce (Vicky) Bruskoff

Mae Lipschutz, (z"l) on October 24, 2016.  She was the wife of Dr. Morton Lipschutz (z"l), and the mother of Marcy (Dr. William) Haaz and Laurie (Robert) Weitz

Irving Appel, (z"l) on October 18, 2016.  He was the husband of Bette Appel (z"l), Eileen Gross Appel (z"l) and Evelyn Appel (z"l); and the father of Stuart (z"l) (Ruth Bluethenthal-Appel) and Susan Appel

Bella Weinberg, (z"l) on October 6. She was the wife of George (z"l), and the mother of Marvin (Susan), Avram (Karen Teicher), and Gabriel (Stephanie) Weinberg; and the sister of Lucy Dafner (z"l)

Dr. Irving Young, (z"l) on October 3rd. He was the beloved husband of Geraldine, father of Nancy (Jeffrey Melin) Young, Carl Young and Diane (Howard) Uniman. He was the brother of Flora (Erwin (z"l)) Bader

Frederick Wackenhut, (z"l) on September 29. He was the beloved son of Ruth and Charles Spindler, husband of Patricia, father of Freddy, and brother of Linda (Daniel) Wilkes, Anneli Benarush, and step-brother of Patricia Henderson

Dr. Mervin Eisenberg, (z"l) on September 29, 2016. He was the beloved husband of Renee (z"l), and the father of Robin Eisenberg (Bean Meles), and Richard Eisenberg

Shirley Fredson, (z"l) on September 25, 2016. She was the beloved wife of the late Samuel Fredson and the late Sheldon Salter and the mother of Lawrence Salter (Lois), Julie Gronich (Joe) and Barbara Davis

President Shimon Peres, former Prime Minister, founder and builder of the State of Israel.

Linda Grife, (z"l) on September 1, 2016. She was the devoted daughter of Sheilah (David, z'l) Katz, beloved wife of Rabbi Saul Grife, loving mother of Gabby, Alana, and Shira Grife; and sister of Steve (Robin), Bobby (Hope), and Rick (Carlyn) Katz. Linda was a treasured member of the Perelman Jewish Day School administrative team.

Dr. Raymond Silk, (z"l) on August 21, 2016. He was the husband of Shirley (z"l); father of Louis Silk and Ellen (Richard) Scheuermann; and brother of Evelyn (z"l) (Sidney (z"l)) Chairman, Daniel Silk (z"l), and Irving Silk (z"l)

Sylvia Thomas (z"l), on August 20, 2016. She was the wife of Morris (z"l), the mother of Jeffrey (Suzanne), Robert (Nancy), Susan (John), and the sister of Jules Peristein (z"l) and Dorothy Katz.

Irene Cluck (z"l)

Joanna Resnick, (z"l), on July 28, 2016. She was the mother of Beth Sholom member Toni Resnick, Lisa Orr, and Murray (Melissa) Resnick.

Spencer Zaslow (z"l) on July 27, 2016. He was the husband of Sandra Zaslow (z"l); the brother of Beth Sholom member Jerome Zaslow, and Arnold Zaslow; the father of Jon Zaslow (Mindy), Yvonne Cohen (Barry), and Robert Zaslow (Susan); and the uncle of Beth Sholom members Sara Levin (Steven) and Janet Wischnia (Eric).

Jules Pearlstine, (z"l) on July 17. He was the beloved husband of Shirley Goodman and the late Eileen. He was the father of Susan Pearlstine, Neal Pearlstine (Sharon), Bruce Goodman (Judi), Bobbi Schulman (Steve) and Mindy Wexler (John).

Ellen Perkins, (z"l). She was the wife of the late Morris Perkins, (z"l), the step-mother of Eileen (Arthur) Lashin, Renee (Walter) Schwartz, and Rabbi Carl (Elana) Perkins, and six grandchildren and three greatgrandchildren.

Jacob (Jack) Shuster, (z"l), on July 10, 2016. He was the husband of the late Joan Shuster, (z"l), the father of Gail (Elliot) Norry, Toby (David) Lipson, Judy (Gary) Herbst and grandfather of Dahlia Norry, Benjamin Norry, Jordana Norry, Racheal Campbell, Justin Lipson, Hanna Herbst and Shauna Herbst.

Solomon Stulman, (z"l), on July 1, 2016. He was the brother of Richard Stulman (Jackie).

Rosalind Gold, (z"l), on June 30, 2016. She was the wife of Charles (z'l), the mother of Alan (Fran) Gold, sister of Henrietta Bergelson (z"l), and grandmother of Matthew Gold.

Chester Casper, (z"l), on June 16, 2016. He was the loving husband Muriel Casper; the  father of Marlane (Harvey) Guttmann, Carie (Spencer) Sax, and Lynne Casper; and the brother of Judy (Bernard) Kaufman


המקום ינחם אתכם בתוך שאר אבלי ציון וירושלים
May God Comfort You Together with All the
Other Mourners for Zion and Jerusalem
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