Passed away February 14th, 2018 at the age of 68. Beloved husband of Emiliya (nee Rabinovich). Loving father of Galina Yukhtman and Marina (Aleksandr) Pyatkes. Proud grandfather of Olivia Golovachev and Michael and David Pyatkes. Further survived by other dear relatives and friends.
Passed away February 9th, 2018 at the age of 97. Beloved husband of the late Yetta Stern (nee Zbar). Cherished father of Mark (Kathryn) Stern, Debra Stern and the late Jill McCullough. Loving grandfather of Spencer Roper; Kimberly, Lindsay and Brandon Stern; Joshua, Sarah and Rebecca Krajnak. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.
Of Milwaukee died, February 8th, 2018. He was 91. A veteran who served in the Army of Occupation, he was a clinical psychologist, university professor, and author (of academic articles, political letters to the editor, and goofy family-oriented birthday limericks). Always an inquiring mind and an avid adventurer to all seven continents, he lived and worked in Uganda researching the cross-cultural applicability of the Rorschach test. He climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, The Grand Teton, and Mount Meeker (in full winter conditions), bungee jumped in Australia, swam in the Antarctic Ocean, and cruised the fjords of Norway.
Passed away February 5th, 2018 at the age of 66. Survived by his wife, Lyubov (nee Beyder), and son, Maksim Tsilov. Funeral services Sunday, February 11th, at 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Beth Hamedrosh Hagodel Cemetery, 134 South Dana Court, Milwaukee.
(Nee Karas) Passed away February 5th, 2018 at the age of 64. Beloved wife of Michael S. Rice. Cherished mother of Illana (Pinchas) Goldfinger, Ayton (Debbie) Rice and Ariel (Shifra) Rice. Proud grandmother of Miriam, Alter, Chevy and Leeba Goldfinger and Sara Rivka, Shlomo, Yehoshua and Nathan Rice. Dear sister of Daniel (Tracy) Karas, Dr. Richard (Alicia) Karas and Dr. Bradley (Pam) Karas. Further survived by other loving relatives, dear friends, colleagues and students.
(Nee Ruderman) Passed away February 1, 2018 at the age of 71. Beloved wife of Gordon Lookatch for 51 wonderful years. Cherished mother of Robyn (Marc) Eiseman, Tedd (Julie) Lookatch and Bryan (Pam) Lookatch. Loving grandmother of Seth, Talia and Eli Eiseman, Noah, Josh, Benji, Emma, Samara and Jordan Lookatch. Dear sister of Alan (Gail) Ruderman, Laura Greenberg and Danny Ruderman. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.
Passed away January 31, 2018 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of Estelle Katz (nee Zoghlin). Cherished father of David (Anne) Katz, Rea (Richard Bartlein) Katz, Aaron (Kate Dougherty) Katz and Diane (Phillip Bizzarri) Katz. Loving grandfather of Jessica (Tom Amey) Katz-Amey, Sol (Jenna) Katz, Ben (Renee Szudy) Bartlein, Becky (Carl Petrillo) Katz, Andrew (Kati) Bartlein, Michael (Ashley Motta) Bartlein and Elia Bizzarri. Adoring great-grandfather of Fiona, Gabriel, Joshua, Eden and Isaac. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.
(Nee Lippow) Passed away January 29, 2018 at the age of 79. Beloved wife of Marvin Wolfman. Cherished mother of Wendy (Sheldon) Wasserman, Vicki Wolfman and Scott (Sarah) Wolfman. Loving grandmother of Joseph, Lauren and Ben Wasserman, Mikaela and Celia Wolfman. Dear sister of Jeffrey (Sue) Lippow and the late Harvey (Jane) Lippow. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.
(Nee Kushner) passed away January 24, 2018 at the age of 103. Berenice was born in Superior, WI, on May 9, 1914. She was a lifelong resident of Wisconsin and lived in Milwaukee since 1955. She taught English literature at Milwaukee’s Washington High School and other schools throughout Wisconsin for forty-four years. She is preceded in death by her husband, Daniel, and son, Michael. She is survived by her son, Ethan (Kathleen); daughter-in-law, Ellen; niece, Frances Mesken; and grandchildren: Rachel (Dov), Melanie (Andrew), Geoffrey, Timothy, and Elizabeth Harris. She will also be dearly missed by her great-granddaughters: Gabriella, Leah, and Julia.
(Nee Koss) Passed away January 20th, 2018 at the age of 49. Beloved daughter of Saul and Susan (nee Blumenthal) Koss. Loving wife of Simcha Guttman and mother of Aidel Sarah (Natan) Lindell, Chezky (Devorah) Guttman, Menachem Guttman and Levi Guttman. Dear sister of Reuven (Miriam) Koss and Rivka (Evan) Bart. Also survived by her grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
(Nee Isaac) Passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018 at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Norman Esser. Cherished mother of Jeffrey (Janine Landow-Esser) Esser; Joni (Paul Stuart) Esser-Stuart; James (Jane) Esser and Jay (See-Tarn Woon) Esser. Loving grandmother of Erica, Ashley, Caroline, Elizabeth, Audrey and Rebecca and dear great-grandmother of Emelia. Dear sister of the late Rosel (the late Philip) Ehrlich. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.
(Nee Schneider) Passed away January 13, 2018 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Philip Lerner. Cherished mother of Jeffrey Lerner, Jerome (Stephanie Sikes) Lerner and Karen Tepper. Loving grandmother of Kevin (Simon Zhang) Lerner, Beth (Andrew) Ausman, Jillian (Matthew) Baker, Ariel (Bob) Weber, Geneva Lerner, Michelle (Gerald Keyser) Tepper and the late Gabriel Lerner. Adoring great-grandmother of Alex and Weston Ausman, William Baker and Madeline Weber. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends. Funeral services Monday, January 15 at 1:30 PM AT THE FUNERAL HOME. Burial to follow at Mound Zion Cemetery, 14510 W. North Ave., Brookfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions made to the charity of your choice appreciated.