2018-07-18 / Obituaries


HERBERT FINEMAN, of Ocean, NJ passed away on July 4, 2018 at the age of 78. Herby was the loving brother of Murray (Barbara) Fineman of Cherry Hill, He was the devoted husband of Roz (Rosenfeld), father of Mindy Newman, Toby (Peter) Feiner, and Cheryl (Adam) Fajge, grandfather of Jordan, Jared, Zach, and Ryan. Funeral and interment took place in Ocean Township, NJ on July 6. Contributions in Herb’s memory may be made to the Frisch-Trautenberg Choir Fund, Temple Emanuel, 1101 Springdale Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003.

ARTHUR FREIMAN, of Cherry Hill, passed away on June 29. Husband of Evelyne Freiman. Father of Earl Freiman and Sherry (Stuart) Saurer. Grandfather of Hannah, Molly, Halle and Aaron. Contributions may be made to Congregation Beth El, www.bethelsnj.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

JOSEPH Y. GOLDSTEIN, of Pennsauken, passed away on July 2. Husband of the late Pearl Goldstein. Father of Sanford Goldstein and Laurence (Debra) Goldstein. Brother of the late Beverly Goldstein. Joe was a Navy Veteran of WWII and the Korean War, and was a proud member of the Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 19 for over 60 years. He was active at Congregations Beth Jacob-Beth Israel and Ner Tamid, and was passionate about opera, cycling and sailing at his home away from home in Camden, Maine. Joe was an avid Philadelphia sports fan and was an observant Jew who was a passionate supporter of Israel. Contributions may be made to the Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 19 Scholarship Fund, 1301 S. Columbus Blvd., Phila., PA 19147. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

ELEANOR KERN, (nee Horne), 84, of Gibbsboro, formerly of Norfolk, VA, passed away on July 5. Wife and companion of Myron Kern for 63 years. Mother of Beth Kern, Philip (Marion Wellman) Kern and Paul Kern. Grandmother of Rachel, Corrine and Shoshana. Sister of Stanley (Diane) Horne, Steven (Susan) Horne and Marianne Waldman. Aunt to Linda, Michael, Alexandria, Mackenzie, Adam and Lilliana Waldman, Hope Horne, Reggie Horne, Paul Kern, Jennifer Horne, David Horne, Andrew Kern, Deborah Waldman, Craig Waldman and the late Harvey Horne. Contributions can be made to Cong. M’kor Shalom, 850 Evesham Road, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003, www.mkorshalom.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

ROBYN F. SCHWARTZ, of Cherry Hill, passed away on June 28. Wife of Matthew Schwartz. Mother of Noah (Laura) Schwartz and Ariel Schwartz (Blake Rubin). Grandmother of Joachim, Lila and Elka Schwartz. Sister of Barry Furman. Contributions can be made to ASPCA, www.aspca.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc.

JOSEPH I. SOBEL, Col., USAR (Ret.), of Voorhees, passed away on July 2. Husband of Marjorie G. Sobel. Father of Mark, (Janine, MD) Sobel, MD and Edward (Donna) Sobel. Brother of the late Sidney Skir. Grandfather of Megan (Brian) Yellin, Rebecca (Joshua) Levinson, Isabella Sobel and Zachary Sobel. Great-grandfather of Eliana. Joseph was a graduate of Norwich University in 1952—Regular Army Commission. He served six years on active duty, 24 years with the active Army Reserves, and was an instructor with the Army Command and General Staff College. He was President of the South Jersey Chapter of Charter Life Underwriters, and was the founder and officer of the National Brokerage Assoc. Contributions can be made to the Jewish Federation of Southern NJ, www.jewishsouthjersey.org or to Temple Emanuel, www.templeemanuel.org. PLATT MEMORIAL CHAPELS, Inc. 

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