2016-12-21 / Obituaries

OBITUARIES

GERSON COHEN, DDS, of Cherry Hill, passed away on Dec. 9. Husband of the late Florence T. Cohen. Father of Dorothy (Andrew) Oustatcher, Dr. Stephen (Mishel) Cohen and Dr. Lauren (Kenneth) Golden. Grandfather of Ari (Stacey), Ilanit (Daniel), David (Hayley) and Joshua. Great-grandfather of Eliezer, Zev, Benjamin, Lev, Ayala, Lilah, Raphael and Hannah. Dr. Cohen was a Staff Sgt. in the Army Air Corps in the European Theater. He was a graduate of NYU College of Dentistry, where he was president of his class. Dr. Cohen was Chief of Dental Services for the VA Hospital, Manhattan, NY, as well as, several other VA hospitals. He was a Clinical Professor at Harvard School of Dental Medicine and at NYU College of Dentistry. Contributions may be made to Magen David Adom, https://afmda.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

SANDRA JAFFE, of Voorhees, passed away on Dec. 6. Wife of the late Jonah Jaffe. Mother of Daniel (Leo Cabranes) Jaffe and Jonathan (Audrey) Jaffe. Grandmother of Andrew Jaffe. Sister of Jess Rosenberg. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

HERBERT ROTHENBERG, ESQ., of Cherry Hill, passed away on Dec. 10. Husband of Patricia Rothenberg. Father of Allan (Lisa) Rothenberg and Gary (Teri) Rothenberg. Grandfather of Geoffrey Rothenberg. Brother of Beatrice Anikstein. Uncle of Ellen Baumgarten and Miriam Poluzzi. Also survived by two grandnephews, one grandniece, and many friends. Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

HOWARD STEINBERG, of Marlton, passed away on Nov. 29. Father of Kathie (Keith Rose) Steinberg and Eric (Kathy) Steinberg. Brother of Barry (Turba) Steinberg. Uncle of Josh (Heather) Steinberg and Mia (Ryan Dale) Steinberg. Great-uncle of Ethan Steinberg and Ben Dale. Grandfather of Amber Hurley, Eddie Tustin and Michael Tustin. Great-grandfather of Christopher Hurley. Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc. s

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