(Nee Fishkin) Passed away October 12, 2017 at the age of 94. Beloved wife of the late Monroe Zarne. Cherished mother of Debra H. Zarne. Further survived by Julie C. (Avie) Judes, 5 nephews, a niece, other loving relatives, and many dear friends and students. Funeral services Monday, October 16th at 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Burial to follow at Spring Hill Cemetery, 166 South Hawley Court, Milwaukee. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions made to Milwaukee Art Museum, Jewish Museum Milwaukee or Alzheimer’s Association appreciated.
Passed away October 10th, 2017 at the age of 95. Beloved husband of the late Shirley Pittleman (nee Elkind). Loving father of Mardee (Dr. Raymond) Costa, Labe “Lanny” (Mishy) Pittleman, and Mark (Carin) Pittleman. Proud grandfather of Dr. Gwendolyn (Daniel) Jacobsohn, Dr. Lauren (Jeremy) Seaver, Caroline (Josh) Beadle, Avraham (Jennifer) Pittleman, Joshua (Jennifer) Pittleman, and Chaya Leah (Betzalel) Cohen. Cherished great-grandfather of Maxwell and Theodore Jacobsohn; Noah, Zachary, and Aiden “AJ” Seaver; Julia and William Waelder; Shlomo, Emunah, Batya Tova, and Zissel Kaila Pittleman; and Yitzchak Meir Cohen.
Passed away October 5, 2017 at the age of 94. Beloved husband of the late Elissa Burns (Nee Adelson). Loving father of Howard Burns and Adam (Elizabeth Escobar) Burns. Cherished grandfather of Alanna, Donovan, Isabella, Charles and Carolina Burns. Funeral services Monday, October 9th at 4:00 PM at Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun, 2020 West Brown Deer Road, River Hills. Burial will take place at All Faiths Cemetery in Casselberry, FL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Congregation Emanu-El B’ne Jeshurun.
Passed peacefully on Oct. 5, 2017 after a courageous battle with ALS at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Sherry Friebert (nee Klein) for 52 wonderful years. Cherished father of Lori (Charles) Grausz, Lisa (Robert) Pack, and Stacy (Michael Fritz) Friebert. Dear grandfather of Benjamin and Noah Grausz, Joshua, Evan and Rachel Pack. Loving brother and brother-in-law to Marvin (Annette) Friebert, the late Robert (Susan) Friebert, Bruce (the late Patricia) Klein, and Larry (Nancy) Klein. Further survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
(Nee Schmiedel) Passed away surrounded by family on October 3, 2017 at the age of 82. Preceded in death by her beloved husband, Gerald Bass. Sandra was blessed with a large and loving family: sons, Mike (Laura) Lanke, Daniel (Rosanna) Lanke and David Lanke; grandchildren: Erin (Vivek), John (Jesse) and Katherine (Matt); Danny and Andrew (Christina); and Seth, Loren, Caleb, Levi, Peyton, Olivia, and Asher; together with 2 great-grandchildren: Anna and Gabriel. She also enjoyed a close relationship with Gerald’s children: Terry (Ron) Villacruz, Larry (Janet Sluik) Bass, Susan (Dan) Sellman, Rachel Hyman and Arlene Bass as well as his grandchildren: Sara (Tim), Aaron & Madeline; Abigail, Rosalie and Mira; Maxwell and Jonah; and Ethan and Adam.
(Nee Cohen) Passed away September 30th, 2017 at the age of 86. Beloved mother of Trudy Farber and Michael (Suzanne) Farber. Loving grandmother of Bracha (Rocky) Caine, Orah (Binyamin) Buehler, Yitzchok (Miriam) Fergusson, Leiba (Moishe) Friedman, Avraham (Nechama) Fergusson, Dovid (Elky) Fergusson, Elyahu (Hodaya) Farber, Arieh Farber, Yishai Farber and Nava Farber. Proud great-grandmother of many great-grandchildren.
(Nee Beckmann) Passed away September 25th, 2017 at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Henry Manis. Cherished mother of Nancy L. Beckmann, John W. (the late Linda) Schulz, Robert D. (Ellen) Schulz, Barbara J. (James) Kolden and the late Thomas T. Schulz. Proud grandmother of David, Ryan, Kassie, Tammy, James S., Jason, Andy, Nicki, Erica and Mathew as well as 6 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Further survived by nieces, nephews and dear friends.
(nee Vinokur) Passed away September 23rd, 2017 at the age of 92. Beloved wife of the late Vladimir Vaynshtok. Cherished mother of Anna (Vladimir) Fridman and Sam (Olga) Vaynshtok. Proud grandmother of Julia Fridman and Anton (Jody) Vaynshtok. Dear sister of Sofia (the late Yakov) Grinberg.
(Nee Kesselman) Author, teacher and lecturer passed away Sept. 19, 2017 at the age of 86. Beloved wife of Marvin Silver for 60 wonderful years. Cherished mother of Julia Silver Sarah. Loving grandmother of Dillon and Logan Warady. Dear great-grandmother of Aiden and Raiden Warady. Fond sister-in-law of Eli Gecht and Florence Slavick. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other loving relatives and dear friends.
Passed on September 13, 2017 of pancreatic cancer. Aged 55 years. Loving husband of Stacey L. Smith-Tarachow. Devoted father to Daina Catherine Smith-Tarachow and Tori Isabella Smith-Tarachow. Cherished son of Dorothy (the late Eugene) Tarachow. Fond son-in-law of Shirley Carter and the late Meridith Smith. Beloved brother of Ellen (Lawrence) Rowen. Fond brother-in-law to Areelia Lewis, Jan Bowen (Rush), Wrenn Miller (Philip), Carl Smith (Liz), Lawrence Smith (Stephanie), Jay Smith (Lori), Meridith Smith Jr. Cherished uncle of Mitchell and Alicia Rowen, Brittany, Megan, and Craig Braxton, Phillip and Whitney Wilson, Danyelle Turner, Kristin, and Justin Lewis, Tyree Smith, Haillee, Dion and Rylee Smith. Steve will be sorely missed by his many friends, cousins and his special comrade, his dog, Mr. Peabody.