2008-06-04 / Obituaries

DEATH NOTICES

SARAH (nee Kauffman) BERK, of Delran, died on May 26. Wife of the late Meyer Berk. Mother of Helene Hark and the late Leonard Berk. Grandmother of two and greatgrandmother of six.

NATHAN ELLMAN, of Cherry Hill, died on May 17. Husband of Susan (nee Cohen) Ellman and the late Joyce (nee Hoff) Ellman. Father of William Ellman, Franklin (Gina) Caplan and Karen Caplan. Brother of Bernice (Dr. Richard) Kumins and Eileen (Bernard) Weinstein. Grandfather of one.

JENNIE (nee Cherkes) GELERNT, of Voorhees, died on May 14. Wife of the late Ephraim Gelernt. Mother of Diana (Dr. Sidney) Maletzky, Susan Farber and Bill Gelernt. Sister of Rose Gealt and A. William Cherkes. Grandmother of seven and great-grandmother of three. Contributions can be made to Cong. M'kor Shalom, 850 Evesham Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

BONNIE GRACIK, of Mt. Laurel, died on May 18. Sister of Barbara and Florence (Jack). Contributions can be made to Adath Emanu-El, 205 Elbow Ln., Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054.

HERBERT KUSHNER, of Voorhees, died on May 17. Husband of Seena (nee Krotosky) Kushner. Father of Marc (Chris) Kushner, Susan (Michael) LaDeau and Miriam (Patrick) Duffy. Brother of Pauline Gertman and Phyllis Farrer. Grandfather of seven and great-grandfather of three. He was a Model-T collector and hobbyist and served in the 498 Falcon Squadron in WWII.

SHIRLEY (nee Rosen) LAZAR, of Marlton, died on May 16. Wife of Irv Lazar. Mother of Albert (Rosie) Lazar, Paul (Cheryl) Lazar and Michael (Andi) Lazar. Grandmother of six. Contributions can be made to Temple Beth Sholom, 1901 Kresson Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

DOROTHY (nee Milask) LEBOW, of Marlton, died on May 13. Wife of the late Joseph J. LeBow. Mother of Rev. Dr. Sheila Gay (Stephen) Gross and Dr. Jay (Mary) LeBow. Sister of Elayne Rovner. Grandmother of three and great-grandmother of four.

SONIA "SONNY" (nee Feldman) LEVIKOFF, of Voorhees, died on May 24. Wife of the late Max Levikoff. Mother of Nancy (Frederic) Weiner and Janet (Lawrence) Sclaroff. Grandmother of four and great-grandmother of five. Sister of Zelda Gould. Contributions can be made to Jewish Children and Family Services, 1301 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

ROSE (nee Gritz) MANNING, of Cherry Hill, died on May 26. Wife of the late Jack Manning. Mother of Stanley (Beverly) Manning and Marcia Hyland. Grandmother of four and great-grandmother of six.

ROSLYN (nee Weinstein) MAURER, of Voorhees, died on May 21. Wife of the late Stanley Klein and the late Milton Maurer. Mother of Deborah (Henry) David and Ilana Sandy (Marc) Freed. Grandmother of four. Roslyn was a paralegal for her husband as well as various bankruptcy judges in NY.

MILTON REINER, of Cherry Hill, died on May 24. Husband of Sonia "Sonny" (nee Sklar) Reiner. Father of Dr. Jonathan (Charisse) Reiner, Lori (Jay) Reiner Rovins and the late Melanie Faigus (Marty). Brother of Elaine Fried and Ann Polansky. Grandfather of four.

RHODA (nee Gaber) ROSS, of Pennsauken and formerly of Cherry Hill and Phila., died on May 16. Wife of the late Jeremiah Ross. Mother of Mark (Randy) DeHaan, Alan (Susan) Ross and Karen (Robert) Simon. Sister of Dorothea Aaron. Grandmother of four.

MARTIN RUDNER, of Voorhees, died on May 23. Husband of the late Clara "Mickey" (nee Flitter) Rudner. Father of Arthur (Gerri) Rudner. Grandfather of two and great-grandfather of one. Contributions can be made to Temple Emanuel, 1101 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

LARRY SAVAR, of Elwyn, PA, died on May 12. Son of Minna (nee Sokol) and the late Martin Savar. Brother of Murray Savar. Contributions can be made to Temple Emanuel, 1101 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

LOUIS SEGAL, of Voorhees, died on May 19. Brother of Bernice Fein. Uncle of 11.

RICHARD G. SEIDENBERG, of Voorhees, died on May 17. Husband of Ronnie (nee Mevorach) Seidenberg. Father of David (Raquel Kosovske) Seidenberg and Steven (Carolyn White) Seidenberg. Brother of Janice Orbach. Grandfather of one. He was the chair of the South Jersey Chapter, American Assoc., Ben-Gurion Univ. of the Negev. Contributions can be made to the American Assoc. of Ben Gurion Univ., 1430 Broadway, 8th floor, New York, NY 10018.

THEORA (nee Rappaport) WENOF, of Cherry Hill, died on May 25. Wife of the late Sidney Wenof. Mother of Ellyn (Michael) Sands Groark, Sandi (Mark) Roberts and Ruth (Felix) LeDee. Grandmother of five. Mrs. Wenof was a special education teacher at the Yorkship School in Camden. She was a graduate of Penn State Univ. in 1945 and an avid football fan.

PATRICIA ANN (nee Kantner) WINNER, of Berlin, died on May 18. Wife of Dr. Morton Winner. Daughter of Violet (nee Lasky)and the late James Kantner. Sister of Susan Kantner-Novick. Patricia graduated from Phila. General Hospital Training School for nurses in June 1964. .

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