Muriel Becker passed away peacefully on June 24th, 2019 at the age of 82, surrounded by her family. Beloved wife for 62 years of Dr. Irving Becker. Cherished mother of Ellen and Eric Friedler, Linda and Jim Ginsburg, Drs. Judy and David Coran, and Nancy and Mike Sheldon. Proud grandmother of Jenny and Paul Owen Friedler, Annie and Kevin Fishbain, and Emmy Friedler; Benny, Jonny, and Sammy Ginsburg; Aly, Danny, and Jacob Coran; Max, Kate, Charlie, and Eve Sheldon. Dear sister of Fred and Esther Wiviott and sister-in-law of Mickey Becker, Peter and Donna Becker and Susan Marcus. Preceded in death by her parents, Morris and Jennie Wiviott, and sisters and brothers-in-law, Tillie and Jack Cassel and Ruth and Jerome Traxler. Further survived by many other loving nieces, nephews, and dear friends.
Died on Thursday, June 20th, 2019 at the age of 72. Alan is survived by his 4 children, Kimberly Lever; Sabrina (Joshua) Walters, NC; Jason (Molly) Lever and Michael (Sara) Reuben and 5 grandchildren that he adored, Jack and Sam Walters, Mary Kate and Casey Lever and Tucker Reuben. Also survived by former wives, Raquel Lever and Gayle Reuben, as well as dear friends Joe and Judy Edwards.
Died on June 17, 2019 at the age of 100 while residing at the Jewish Home & Care Center of Milwaukee. She is survived by her three children: Perry (Betsy) of Ewing, New Jersey; James (Pamela Martin) of Wilmette, Illinois; and Richard of Milwaukee; four grandchildren: Zaidy Rivera, Ilana Cohn-Gomez, Elizabeth Cohn-Martin, and Nicholas Cohn-Martin; and two great-grandchildren: Ariela and Kaileia.
Passed away June 14th, 2019 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Tsilya Genkina. Loving father of Svetlana Kordun, Oleg Milenky and Yevgeny Milenky. Proud grandfather of Vitalia (Milan) Melman and Yevgeny Kazantsev. Aleksandr was a veteran of World War II, a POW, and a member of the international resistance in Nazi concentration camp Sachsenhausen. He came to the United States from Belarus in 1992 and had a PhD in Psychology.
Passed away on June 14th, 2019 at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Sender Shukhman. Loving mother of Victor and Vladimir (Helena) Kotilevski. Proud grandmother of Victor (Alesya), Nicole and Dusya Kotilevski. Further survived by other loving relatives and friends.
Passed away June 13th, 2019, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of June Kulakow (nee Mackman). Loving father of Arthur (Marcy) Kulakow and Jodi (Jeffrey) Amidon. Proud grandfather of Casey (Alex) Ortega, Lena Scheibengraber, Elise Maister, Darrell (Samantha) Amidon, Matthew (Shannon) Amidon and Emily Amidon and great-grandfather of Isabella, Madeline, Molly, Kaylee, Zoe and Nora. Dear brother of Stanley (Sally) Kulakow, the late Irv (Marge) Kulakow and the late Harold Kulakow and brother-in-law of Joyce (Howard) Hersh and Sanford (Marcie) Mackman. Further survived by other loving relatives and friends.
(Nee Shein) Passed away June 8th, 2019 at the age of 99. Beloved wife of the late Henry Lerner. Cherished mother of Meris, Jay (Bobette), Kent (Eileen), and Ross (Nancy) Lerner. Loving grandmother of Craig (Cathy) Lerner, Todd (Stephanie) Lerner, Dionne (Andy) Ryff, Garrett (Kim) Lerner, Sara Lerner, and Andrew Lerner. Adoring great-grandmother of Kelsey and Taylor Whiting, Ethan and Gavin Lerner, Jolie and Drake Ryff, Zeke and Lily Lerner. Further survived by a dear part of the family, Lois Goldberg, mother of Craig and Todd Lerner.
Passed away peacefully on June 7th, 2019 at the age of 44. Beloved son of Suzanne and the late Stephen Derfel. Loving brother of Ruth Weill and uncle of Bradley Page. Dear nephew of Ken (the late Phyllis) Tragash. Also survived by his cousin, Brian (Orit) Tragash and their son, Elliot. Further survived by other dear relatives and friends. Ben loved baseball, telling jokes, old cars and his cats.
Passed away on June 7th, 2019 at the age of 90. Beloved husband of the late Dr. Raisa Glushkovskaya. Loving father of Igor (Anna Marhasin) Itskovich. Proud grandfather of Yury (Marianna Poplavsky) Itskovich and great-grandfather of Mark and Lenny Itskovich. Dear brother of Rosalia Itskovich. Further survived by other relatives and friends.
(Nee Shtern) Passed away June 4, 2019 at the age of 83. Beloved wife of the late Vladimir Rayter. Cherished mother of Izabella (the late Leonid) Shkolnik. Loving grandmother of Karina Perkl and dear great-grandmother of Tyler and Liam Mader. Fond sister of Raisa Furman and Yevgenia Kleytman. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.
Passed away on June 3rd, 2019 at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Joan Siegel. Loving father of Melissa (James) Sosman, Mark (Davita) Siegel and Kenneth (Christine) Siegel. Proud grandfather of Samantha (Daniel) Goldish, Jeremy Sosman and Ethan, Sophia, Connor and Kayla Siegel and great-grandfather of Jaxon Goldish.
(Nee Green) Passed away May 29, 2019 at the age of 90, 8 days shy of her 91st birthday. Holocaust survivor who, together with her late cherished, longtime husband and companion Jerry Mauer, also a Holocaust survivor, emerged from concentration camp captivity a teenage orphan to forge a successful and fulfilling life raising two sons Henry (Barbara) and Morris (Aviva) Mauer. They comforted and supported her at the end as she had done for them when they needed it. Proud grandmother of Jennie, Joel, Ezra, Zachary and Alec; and great grandmother of Yehuda, Yakkov, Yosef, Benyamin, and Levy Mauer, and Charlotte and Violet Maunnamalai. Further survived by other loving relatives and dear friends.