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Marc Rothman, husband of Bobbie, on receiving the 2013 Alpha Omega Meritorious Service Award from the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity
Michael Schatz, husband of Elyse, son of Anita and Nathan, on his election as National President of the Jewish Educators Assembly
Betsy and Sheldon Wolf on the birth of their granddaughter Peri Ramona Ambalu daughter of Sara and Daniel Ambalu
Helen & Neil Shupak on the marriage of their daughter Jamie to Brian Stelter
Donna and Jack Levin on the birth of their granddaughter Rosa Leigh Mueller, daughter of Rachael and Dan Mueller
Ellyn & Seth Lehr on the birth of their grandson Spencer Nathan Lehr, son of Rebecca & Martin Lehr
Arlene and Stephen Bieber on the birth of their grandson Ryder Levi Anolik son of Rachel and Corey Anolik
Gail and Sid Bernstein on the birth of their granddaughter Lily Brooke Feldman, daughter of Rebecca and Matt Feldman
Jewish Theological Seminary Professor Shamma Friedman on winning the 2014 Israel Prize for Talmud Study. The Israel Prize is Israel's highest honor, awarded to those who are preeminent in their fields and have made extraordinary contributions to Israeli life and culture.
Susanna and Rick Manstein and Marial and George Manstein on the birth of their great nephew and great great nephew Yonaton Schmuel Glick
Sylvia and Sol Pomerantz on the birth of their great grandson Michael Aaron Pomerantz grandson of Marc and Sylvia Pomerantz
Patti and Al First and Selma Hoffman on the birth of their granddaughter and great granddaughter, Sabrina Scarlett Lisman, daughter of Susan and Marty Lisman
Carol & Lee Mandell on the engagement of their daughter, Rachel to Glenn Rosenfeld
Sylvia & Sol Pomerantz on the birth of their great grandson, Michael Aaron Pomerantz
Belinda & Alex Glijansky and Adela Matyas on the marriage of their son and grandson, Avi to Angela Bozarth
Carole Esterlitz & Berton Zaslow on their marriage
Holly and Bob Lankin on the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Andrea Lankin to Leah Garber
Dr. Marcelle Shapiro Beight was honored by The Perelman School of Medicine as the 2013 recipient of the Elizabeth Kirk Rose, M'26 Women in Medicine Award
Rabbi Andrea Merow on being a keynote speaker at a conference on Women in the Rabbinate at the Jewish Theological Seminary last week
Rabbi Andrea Merow, Gail and Elliot Norry and Lori and Josh Shapiro on their Hanukkah visit to the White House last week
Ilene and Harvey Perelman on the birth and naming of their granddaughter Suri Abigail Golub, daughter of Elyse and Eric Golub
Kabbalat Siddurim (Consecration) Students and their Families: Samantha Baker, Hannah Emtage, Max Goldman, Josh Graub, Aidan Kasner, Maya Koval, Jason Levin, Leah Levin, Ava Lithgow, Claire Mansheim, Arieh Robinson, Asher Sasson, Jacob Sasson, Sarah Schwartz, Morgen Zighelboim
Randy & Marc Rosen and Selma Spielman (Samuel, z'l)) on the marriage of their daughter and granddaughter, Jennifer to Matthew Cleary
Jeannette and Dan Norris on the birth of their granddaughter, Maya Sabrina Norris, daughter of Becky and David Norris
Upcoming B'nei Mitzvah
Bat Mitzvah Jessica Schenk daughter of Brenda Edelman and Bruce Schenk March 22, 2014
Bat Mitzvah Gabriele Bernstein daughter of Hazzan Sandy and Gaston Bernstein March 29, 2014
Bat Mitzvah Andrea Donofrio daughter of Rhonda and Michael Donofrio April 5, 2014
Bar Mitzvah Nate Cohen son of Diane Ehrich and Martin Cohen April 26, 2014
Bar Mitzvah Ari Nordlinger son of Heather and Philip Nordlinger May 3rd, 2014
B'nei Mitzvah Ari, son of Eve & Max Glazier June 7th, 2014
Bat Mitzvah Rebecca Banner June 14th, 2014
With Deep Sorrow We Recall the Very Recent Passing of:
David Scheinson (z"l) on February 12, 2014. He was a Past President of Temple Sholom and the devoted husband of Shirley, father of Elaine (Alan) Shechtman and Michael Scheinson (z"l), and brother of Simon Scheinson.
Irvin Hamburger (z"l) on February 9, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Ethel, father of Pamela Gelman, Mitchell Hamburger, Evan Solender and Melanie Greenberg (Steven).
Rosalind Taxin (z"l) on February 5, 2014. She was the wife of Edward (z"l), mother of Rick (Wendy) Taxin and Marsha (z"l)
and recent passings of
Wayne N. Dash (z"l) on January 13, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Karen, father of Lee and Kimberly, son of Gertrude and Herman (z"l), brother of Steven (Emily Todd) and Mark (Jeannette)
Sara Zachmy (z"l) on January 10, 2014. She was the wife of Zecharia and the mother of our Ritual Director, Shalom Zachmy (Peggy)
Ernest Allen Cohen (z"l) on January 8, 2014. He was the husband of Marsha, father of Fern (Bob) Billet, Dorrian (Dean) Fragola, and Saul (Jenai) Cohen
Goldye Comisky (z"l) on January 6, 2014. She was the wife of Marvin Comisky (z''l), mother of Ian Comisky (Marci), Hope Comisky (Jeffrey Braff) and Matthew Comisky (Maxine), and sister of Edith Davidson
Anne K. Zaslow (z"l) on December 31, 2013. She was the wife of Jerome, mother of Janet (Eric) Wischnia, Sara (Steven) Levin, and Rebecca (Tristin) Zaslow-Lowe
Dr. Jonathan Weinberger Kamen (z"l) on December 20, 2013. He was the beloved son of Elinor "Ellie" and Joseph Kamen, husband of Alice, and father of Ross and Abby. He was the brother of Bruce (Randi) and Craig (Claudia)
Blanche Muchnick Cramer (z"l) on December 15, 2013. She was the wife of Sydney (z"l), mother of Joan Cramer, Paul Cramer (Tony Christe) and Louis (Diane) Cramer, and sister of Sydney (Lucille) Muchnick and Shirley (Jules) Pearlstine
Gerald Victor (z"l) on December 12, 2013. He was the husband of Eileen and Paula (z"l), father of Eric (Barbara) Victor, Marla (Leonard) Rosenthal, Robin (Frank) Hymson, Jeffrey (Tina) Richman, Pamela (Lee) Stein and Andrew Richman (fiance Arielle Griffel), and brother of Saul (Beverly) Victor, Adele (Jordan) Albuck and Mitchell Victor
Jacob Haas (z"l) on December 4, 2013. He was the husband of Judy, father of Leora and Sharon, and brother of Zehava Blackman
Wilmer O. (Yonnie) Kron (z"l) on November 28, 2013. He was the father of Gail (Mark) Saifer, husband of Clara (z"l), and father of Larry, Susan (Paul) Schaffrath. He was the brother of Marilyn Specter and Hilda Wesler (z"l). Wilmer was the grandfather of Mindy (David) Cohen, Mitchell Saifer, Rachel (Jonathan) Goldman, Jonas (Elizabeth) Kron and Zachary (Rebecca) Kron.
Herman Hershman (z"l) on November 14, 2013. He was the beloved husband of Rhoda, and caring father of Daniel (Julie) and Joseph (Eileen ).
Jeffrey M. Kornblau (z"l) on November 11, 2013. He was the husband of Lynn Sare Kornblau, father of Jonathan and Adam, and the son of Roslyn and Harold (z"l) Kornblau.
Michael Ford (z"l) on November 4, 2013. He was the son-in-law of Ferne & Bill Schwartz, husband of Sally Ford, and father of Matthew
Harold M. Lefkowitz (z"l) on October 8, 2013. He was the husband of Miriam, and loving father of Sarah and Rachel, brother of Fran (Donald) Moss, Rose (Charles) Rubenstein, Abraham (Harriet) Lefkowitz and Julie (Steven) Finkel.
Barrie Heilveil (z"l) on October 7, 2013. He was the husband of Sylvia (z"l) and the loving father of Eric Heilveil (Phyllis Whitman), and the brother of David Heilveil and Sandra Maleson (zl).
המקום ינחם אתכם בתוך שאר אבלי ציון וירושלים
May God Comfort You Together with All the
Other Mourners for Zion and Jerusalem
יהי זכרונם לברכה