2016-04-27 / Obituaries


DARRYL H. AARONS, D.O., Ph.D., of Wellington, FL and Brigantine, formerly of Marlton, passed away on Apr. 8. Husband of Marcy Aarons. Father of Dr. Chad (Dr. Liz) Aarons, Dr. Lee (Lili) Aarons, Mandy (Michael) Samson and Dr. Jodi (Ben) Levy. Grandfather of Alexa, Molly, Brooke, Etan, Sammy and Veronica. Brother of Sherryl (Arthur “Buzz”) Mustin and Marlynn (Dr. Lloyd) Schneider. Contributions may be made to the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network www.pancan.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

EDITH S. DUTKIN, of Ventnor, passed away on Apr. 11. Wife of the late Millard Dutkin. Mother of Richard (Gale) Dutkin and Eileen (Bernie) Yaffa. Grandmother of Susan (Jim) Zaslavsky, Samuel (Jaime) Dutkin, Aaron (Lindsay) Yaffa and Randy Dutkin. Great-grandmother of Mia D., Benny, Mia Z., Jacob, Emme, Max and Zoey. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

PRESTON J. ELKIS, of Monroe Twp., passed away on Apr. 8. Born August 4, 1924 to Morris and Elinor, he was the first Jewish baby delivered by Dr. Underwood at Underwood Hospital in Woodbury. Served in the US Army in Bremerhaven, Germany. Dedicated dentist in Paulsboro and Woodbury, beloved by his patients for over 50 years. Gentleman farmer who raised crops and cattle alongside Dr. Jack Love in Gloucester County. He was predeceased by his wife Nancy and children Gregory and Emily. Survived by children Karin Elkis (Steve Weinstein), Alisa Elkis, Tony Elkis (Beth), wife Barbara, and her children Wendy, Richard and Susan. Popsie to Jordan, Noah, Lara, Asher and Zach. Contributions may be made to the Preston J. Elkis Memorial Fund, c/o 15 Northfield Plaza, Northfield, NJ 08225. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

PHILIP LEEOR JOFFE, 68, of Marlton, passed away on Apr. 10. Father of Todd Joffe and Ryan (Caroline Youngblood) Joffe. Brother of Howard H. Joffe and Lynn F. Schindel. Companion of Ellen Blumenthal Orlandini. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

PAULINE KAPLAN, 97, of Voorhees, formerly of Brooklyn, NY, passed away on Mar. 22. Wife of the late Max Kaplan for 55 years, mother of Beverly (Richard ) Milbauer, Shel (Susan Roth ) Kaplan, grandmother of Caryn (Louis) Schwartzberg, Jennifer (Evan) Chugerman, and Bubbie of Mia, Lila, Eli, Harlan and Nate. Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. .

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