2013-06-26 / Obituaries

OBITUARIES

GLADYS BEARS, of Moorestown, died on June 4. Wife for 62 years of the late Max Bears. Mother of Suzanne Freeman and Ella (Robert) Staff. Grandmother of five and great-grandmother of seven.

DOROTHY “DOT” BERLIN, of Cherry Hill, died on June 7. Wife of Dr. Harold Berlin. Mother of Barbara (Richard) Schmeltzer and Bruce Berlin. Grandmother of four and great-grandmother of seven. She was the first dental hygienist in the country to graduate with a Bachelor’s degree.

JACK BRODERSON, of Cherry Hill, died on June 13. Husband of the late Shirley Broderson. Father of Rhonda (Harris) London. Grandfather of two.

PHYLLIS FIDERER, of Voorhees, died on June 6. Wife of the late Murray Fiderer. Mother of Paula (Andrew) Jasionowski and Howard (Stefanie) Fiderer. Sister of Alice Grauer and Marcia Silverstein. Grandmother of six and great-grandmother of one.

EDITH GOLDBERG, of Marlton, died on June 15. Wife of the late Harry Goldberg. Mother of Gloria (Marshall Gordon) Paul and Arlene (Ed) Plasky. Grandmother of five and great-grandmother of 10. Contributions can be made to Jewish Family and Children’s Service at www.jfcssnj.org.

ELEANOR GROSSMAN, of Mt. Laurel, died on June 17. Wife of the late Robert Grossman. Mother of Janice (Gary) Mount and Meryl (Orlando) Rao. Grandmother of five.

GAIL SAMUELS KERNISH, of Marlton, died on June 5. Wife of Dr. Robert Kernish. Mother of Amanda (Michael) Kenna. Grandmother of one. Sister of Linda (Alan) Goldstein. Aunt of two and great-aunt of two.

THEODORA S. “TEDDIE” KRITZ, of Cherry Hill, died on June 10. Wife of Norman Kritz. Mother of Alan (Elisabeth) Kritz and Gary Kritz. Sister of Marian (Alfred) Gottlieb. Grandmother of two and aunt of three. She was a lifetime member of Hadassah and an active worker with AJA. Contributions can be made to the Respect For Drugs Fund, c/o Jewish Community Foundation of SNJ, 1301 Springdale Rd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

ZELDA LOWY, of Cherry Hill, died on June 5. Wife of Philip Lowy. Mother of Darlene (Harry) Merkle, Ronald (Karen) Lowy, Lorianne (Diane Hennessy) Lowy and David (Lynn) Lowy. Grandmother of seven and great-grandmother of four. She was a Kindergarten teacher at Maude Wilkins Elementary School in Maple Shade for 25 years.

BERNICE D. (nee Millman) RUTLEDGE, of Maple Shade, died on June 12. Wife of the late William E. Rutledge. Mother of Linda Bouma (Jimmy), Marsha Bell (Tim Burch) and Joyce Cahill (David). Grandmother of seven and great-grandmother of two. Sister of the late Irving and Sharon Millman. She was a volunteer for many years for the March of Dimes and Virtua Hospital.

NELSON WECHTER, of Cinnaminson, died on Apr. 26. Husband of Joan Wechter. Father of Dana (Dustin Cox) Wechter and Jeremy Wechter. Grandfather of two.

ROSALIE WEINBERG, of Cherry Hill, died on June 16. Wife of the late Dr. Theodore Weinberg. Mother of Hope (Robert) Knight and Teena (Jerry) Frantz. Grandmother of two and great-grandmother of four. Sister of Paul Rosin.

RITA YUKHIM, of Cherry Hill, died on June 8. Wife of the late Edmund Yukhim. Mother of the late Galina (Mikhail Pilipovskiy) Yukhim. Grandmother of one. .

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