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BEREAVEMENT NOTICES

May God comfort you among the other mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.
.המקום ינחם אתכם בתוך שאר אבלי ציון וירושלים

Phylis Levitt ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Phylis Levitt  ​​​​​​z"l
Perel Chana bat Favel v'Simcha
On
Sunday, November 29, 2020 - 13 Kislev 5781

Mother of:
Evan Levitt

Funeral:
Monday, November 30, 2020.
Private family service.

Shiva:
Private family shiva.

Harry Strauss ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Harry Strauss  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Friday, November 27, 2020 - 12 Kislev 5781

Husband of:
Shirley Strauss

Father/Father-in-law of:
Marci (Mark) Pearlman
Robyn z’l (Stephen) Albert
Brad (Terry) Strauss, our members
Jon (Shawna) Strauss

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Gordon (Joyce) Strauss, our members
Lou (Duka) Strauss
Rhoda (Bob) 

Grandfather of:
Aaron (Leslie), Rachel, Josh (Bailey), Ben (Clare), Daniel (Juli), Jesse, Orlee-Rose (Sean), Shira (Adam), Yona, Miya, and Jaxen

Great-grandfather of:
Robbie, Matthew, Sophie, Meyer and Rose

Funeral:
Sunday, November 29, 2020
Private family service.

Shiva:
Private family shiva.
A Zoom shiva gathering will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 12:30 pm via shul's Zoom.

Anne Weinbaum ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Anne Weinbaum  ​​​​​​z"l
Chana Leah bat Yehoshua v'Rachel
On
Wednesday, November 25, 2020 - 9 Kislev 5781

Wife of:
The late Jack Weinbaum z"l

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Carol Weinbaum & Nigel Schuster
Allan Weinbaum & Karen Eidinger

Grandmother of:
Callum, Luke, Tom, Jonathan, and Adam

Funeral:
Thursday, November 26, 2020.
Private family service.

 

Joyce Asher ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Joyce Asher  ​​​​​​z"l
Simcha bat Yeheskal v'Haviva
On
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 8 Kislev 5781

Mother/Mother-in-law of: 
Lawrence & Ilana Kurtz (our members)

Funeral:
Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
The service will be live streamed at 12:55 pm today at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0plykoXxSCM&feature=youtu.be

Andrew Raab ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Andrew Raab  ​​​​​​z"l
Menachem Tzvi ben Michael v'Chana
On
Tuesday, November 24, 2020 - 8 Kislev 5781

Husband of:
The late Magda Raab z"l

Father/Father-in-law of:
Judy & Brian Kotzer (our members)

Grandfather of:
Robert Kotzer & Alexandra Rose (our members), Jennifer Kotzer & Jonas Cohen, and Michael Kotzer.

Great-grandfather of:
Ellis Kotzer (our member), Alivia Cohen, and Gracie Cohen.

Funeral:
Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
Private family service.

Shiva:
Private family shiva.

Marilyn Feld   ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Marilyn Feld  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Sunday, November 22, 2020 - 6 Kislev 5781

Daughter of:
Mendy & Ann Feld 

Sister/Sister-in-law of:
Avi & Sara Feld (our members)

Shiva:
The family can be reached at 647-703-5513 or 416-789-1773.
Shiva concludes on Sunday morning, November 29.

Irwin Talesnick   ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Irwin Talesnick  ​​​​​​z"l
Yitzchak Shimshon ben Baruch v'Vita

On
Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 6 Kislev 5781

Husband of:
Ruth (Sherman) Talesnick (our member)

Father/Father-in-law of:
Mark, Lisa, Shoshi, Chyla & Jeff Traubici (our members) and Judith
Michal Amir, Barry Katz, and Michael Stein

Grandfather of:
Tirra, Shefa, Raya, Ben, Alona, Ariel, Yona, Avia, Raimie, Shai, Avishua, Avital, Ore, Guy, Illi, Ofri, and Michael

Great-grandfather of:
Eli, Omer, and Yuval

Funeral:
Monday, November 23, 2020 at 11:30 am
Private family service.
Funeral service will be live-streamed at smclive.ca today at 11:30 am.

Shiva:
Private shiva.

 

Dorothy Finkelstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Dorothy Finkelstein  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Saturday, November 21, 2020 - 5 Kislev 5781

Wife of:
Milton Finkelstein z"l

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Mendy Finkelstein and Bonnie Lass
Gloria and David Wiener
Shelli and Marty Kalson
Sandy Finkelstein and Roberta Kremer (our members)

Sister/Sister-in-law of:
Marty z"l and Ruthie z"l Lanys
Yetta and Louis z"l Lanys
Isadore z"l and Sandra z"l Lanys
Vicky and Sidney z"l Lanys

Grandmother of:
Jeremy and Zsuzsanna, Roxanne and Mike, Marissa, Shawn, Daniel and YJ, Josh and Marnie, Marcie, Noah and Faith, Sarah and Avi-Shai, Ezzie and Eliza, Emma and Michelle, Mara, Adele and seventeen great-grandchildren.

Shiva:
A Zoom shiva gathering will be held on Monday, Nov. 23, 2:00 PM, via shul's Zoom.

Shiva visits virtually (phone or video calls) or porch by appointment.
Appointments can be booked at

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1j7kUE2QYVQJPWvch1_XK3cWmze8-Bo0RWN05cMMtRQs/edit?usp=sharing

Belle Genesove ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Belle Genesove  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3 Kislev 5781

Wife of:
The late Dr. Jack Genesove z"l

Mother of:
Shelley, Cindy, Dalit, Laila, Tammy and David

Mother-in-law of:
Howie, Ron, Simon, Hy, Mark and Dina

Grandmother of:
Michael (Amanda), Danna (Nathan), Adam (Whitney), Becca (Danny), Laura (Dan), Benji (Adrianna), Vered (Yuval), Avi (Roni), Tzachi (Rotem) and Itai, Daniel (Tracie), Adena (David), Gabi (Garrett), Michal, Nadav, Lia, Ari, Rafi and Hannah

Sister-in-law of:
Jerry & Sandra Genesove, our members 

Funeral:
Friday, November 20, 2020.
Private family service.

Shiva:
For shiva details, please email genesove@gmail.com.

 

Vernon Balaban ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Vernon Balaban  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 3 Kislev 5781

Husband of:
Rochelle Balaban

Father/Father-in-law of:
Alana & Steve Fisher
Shira & Elias Levy
Tammy & Steve Erenberg
Dali & Tzvi Fried (our members)

Grandfather of:
Ben, Daniella, Leora, Boaz, Ezra, Lily, Ami and Ariel 

Funeral:
Friday, November 20, 2020, 1:00 pm.
Private family service.
The funeral service will be live-streamed at smclive.ca at 1:00 pm.

Shiva:
Shiva visits virtually (phone or video calls) or outdoors by appointment.
Appointments can be booked at

https://calendly.com/vernon-balaban/shiva-visit?month=2020-11

Joseph Magder ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Joseph Magder  ​​​​​​z"l

Yosef ben Zalman
On
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 27 Cheshvan 5781

Husband of:
The late Estelle Magder z”l 

Father/Father-in-law of:
Stephen and Nancy, Michael, Marty, Paul and Cindy

Grandfather of:
Jennifer, Rick, Jason, Daniel, Samantha, Alanna, Kyle, Benjamin and Alexa 

Great-grandfather of:
Jacob, Benny, Zevi, Avi, Levi, Dillon and Ty

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Anna Kaufman and Marsha Cargman

Funeral:
Monday, November 16, 2020.
Private family service.
The funeral service will be live-streamed at smclive.ca at 12:00 pm. 

Shiva:
98 Old Field Crescent, East Gwillimbury.

Rely Walsh ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Rely Walsh  ​​​​​​z"l

Rachel Zelda bat Asher Anshel v'Raizel
On
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 13 Cheshvan 5781

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Ariel & Sara Walsh
Liron & Orli Walsh

Sister/Sister-in-law of:
Bruria & Danny Frances

Funeral:
Private service.
Monday November 2, 2020.

Shiva:
To book a time slot for a virtual, phone or in person shiva visit, please go to:
https://calendly.com/lironwalsh/liron-walsh (Liron) 
https://calendly.com/arielwalsh/ariel-walsh-shiva (Ariel) 
https://calendly.com/bruria-frances-shiva/bruria-frances-shiva (Bruria)

Eugene Feiger ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Eugene Feiger  ​​​​​​z"l

Yitzchok Yaakov ben Avraham Moshe v'Sarah
On
Monday, October 19, 2020 - 2 Cheshvan 5781

Husband of:
Edith Feiger, our member

Father of:
Brian Feiger
The late Cherie Feiger z"l

Grandfather of:
Yarden, Eitan, and Eliav.

Funeral:
Private family service.
Wednesday, October 21, 2020.
This service will be livestreamed on Wednesday at 3:30 pm at http://smclive.ca.

Rifka Shafizadeh Hakimi ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Rifka Shafizadeh Hakimi  ​​​​​​z"l

רבקה בת אברהם וזלפה
On
Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 2 Cheshvan 5781

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Farokh S. & Dalya Hakimi, our members
Louise & Yosefz"l Varsanof
Diana & Maurice Eilian
Elana & Henry Levian
Avraham Shafizadeh Hakimiz"l 

Funeral:
Tuesday October 20, 2020, in Israel.

Shiva:
46 Forest Wood. 
Shiva ends Monday morning, October 26, 2020.

A Zoom Shiva Gathering will take place on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at 10:00 AM, via shul's Zoom.

Margaret Reich ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Margaret Reich  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 27 Tishrei 5781

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Leo & Eva Reich
Marcel Reich-Salamon

Funeral:
Family service.
Friday, October 16, 2020.

Arnold Ages ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of a Friend:
 

Arnold Ages  ​​​​​​z"l
Uri ben Yaakov
On
Friday, October 9, 2020 - 21 Tishrei 5781

Husband of:
Shoshana Ages, a Friend

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Sharon z"l & David Goldberg 
Aaron & Deena Wapner
Marcy Ages, our member 

Brother of:
Matt Ages z"l 
Sam Ages z"l 
Miriam Ben Shalom

Grandfather of:
Devorah & Efron Sturmwind
Esther & Roni Abrahamovitz
Yakov Mordechai Goldberg
Sarah, Aviva and Yoni Wapner

Funeral/Interment:
Friday, October 9, 2020
Roselawn Cemetery, Shomrai Shobbas section

Shiva:
On the driveway of 281 Hillhurst Blvd., weather permitting. 
Marcy and Deena will be sitting from 9:00 am to noon, Monday to Friday.
Shoshana, Deena and Marcy will be sitting from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Monday to Thursday, and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm on Friday.

From 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm, phone calls will be taken. 

A Zoom shiva visit will take place on Wednesday, October 14 at 
1:00 pm.

Malcolm Coven ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Malcolm Coven  ​​​​​​z"l
Mordechai ben Yitzack v'Chava
On
Tuesday, October 6, 2020 - 18 Tishrei 5781

Father/Father-in-law of:
Robin & Tim Gofine, our members
David & Victoria Coven

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Bea z"l & Harry Richman z"l,
Justice Morris Fish & Judy Fish z"l
Marcy & Abe Fish z"l

Grandfather of:
Miriam, Naomi, and Daniel Gofine (our members)
Isaac, Sam, Ruby, and Pearl Coven

Funeral/Interment:
Family Service
Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 1:30 pm

Shiva:
A Zoom Shiva Gathering will take place on Wednesday, October 14 at 5:00 PM, via shul's Zoom.

The Gofine family will hold Zoom and outdoor backyard shiva visits, by pre-registration only via the following link: https://calendly.com/robingofine.

Barbara Stark  ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Barbara Stark  ​​​​​​z"l
Bryndal bat Shlomo Zalman v'Chaia Ruchel
On
Sunday, October 4, 2020 - 16 Tishrei 5781

Wife of:
Benny Stark z"l 

Mother of: 
Elsa (Ted z"l) Stringer 
Stephen (Patti z"l) Stark 

Funeral/Interment:
Family Service 
Monday, October 5, 2020

Shiva:
For visits and shiva details please contact the family

Harvey Brenman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Harvey Brenman  ​​​​​​z"l
Chaim ben Aharon v'Shayna Bracha
On
Tuesday, September 29, 2020 - 11 Tishrei 5781

Husband of:
Yetta Brenman (our member)

Father/Father-in-law of:
Cyril and Leigh Ann
Hersh and Pam

Brother of:
The late Sam Brenman z"l
The late Abie Brenman z"l
The late Goldie Howard z"l

Brother-in-law of:
Aaron Howard

Grandfather of:
Gila and Akyva (our members), Dova and Josh, Sarina, Shayna and Tzvi, Arielle and Shmuel, and Benjamin

Great-grandfather of:
Arley and Ayal (our members), J.J. and Emmy

Funeral:
Family service.
Wednesday, September 30, 2020.

Paul Shapiro ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Paul Shapiro  ​​​​​​z"l
Peretz Ephraim Fishel ben Yehuda Avraham v'Tzivia
On
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 4 Tishrei 5781

Father/Father-in-law of:
Ilan and Susan Shapiro
Jennifer Shapiro (Barry Schwartz), our member
Ari and Leanne Shapiro

Grandfather of:
Zachary, Julia and Noah Shapiro
Amy Gotkin and Corey Gotkin, our members
Natasha, Justin and Dina Shapiro

Remembered by:
Brondell Shapiro, our member

Funeral:
Private service.
Thursday, September 24, 2020.

Dr. Ethel Roskies ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Dr. Ethel Roskies  ​​​​​​z"l
Esther bat Baruch v’Freda
On
Friday, September 18, 2020 - 29 Elul 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Naomi Roskies and Alex Neuman, our members
The late Jon Roskies z”l (Susan Roskies Cytrynbaum) 

Companion of:
Mark Galler

Grandmother of:
Richard Roskies and Jessica Wertman
Dr. Michael Roskies and Marissa Rosen
Karina Roskies and Brian Gottlieb
Elianne Neuman Schiff and Yaakov Schiff

Great-grandmother of:
Jonathan Roskies, Samantha Roskies; Jackson Roskies; Jordyn Gottlieb, Tori Gottlieb; Nati Schiff, and Adi Schiff. 

Shiva:
Starting Tuesday September 22, Naomi will be accepting socially distanced visits between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon. 
To make an appointment please email Charlene Arje at charlene.arje@sympatico.ca. 

If you prefer to call, please call the house between 8:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Shiva ends at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 27, 2020. 

Jack Olin ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Jack Olin  ​​​​​​z"l
Yaacov Shimon ben Meyer v'Chasia
On
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 26 Elul 5780

Husband of:
The late Frances Olin (nee Findlay) z"l

Father/Father-in-law of:
Syndie Geller
Stephanie (Shayna) and Lorne Chapman
Judy and Martin Zelikovitz
Jeffrey Olin and Debbi Mecklinger

Grandfather and Great-grandfather of:
Kimberly and Tal, Tyler, Mickey, Mindy, Jessica, Lauren, Adam and Ellen, Samantha and Andrew, Devyn, Lexie, and Josh
Ezra, Jordan, Maddy, and Sloane.

Companion of:
Shirley Granovsky

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Peter and Roz Olin

Funeral:
Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 2:30 pm.
Live streamed at https://youtu.be/syP3mbvS-wE

Shiva:
For information please contact Syndie, Stephanie, Judy or Jeffrey.

Michael Allan Levenstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Michael Allan Levenstein  ​​​​​​z"l
מיכאל מרדכי אברהם בן אליעזר ז׳׳ל

On
Saturday, August 29, 2020 - 9 Elul 5780

Son/Son-in-Law of:
Linda Levenstein (our member) and Larry Levenstein z’’l 
Connie and Chuck Solomon
 
Husband of:
Leora Levenstein

Father of:
Merav (and Yair) Hershkowitz, Elnatan, Atara, Tsahala (and Elnatan) Peretz, Aviel and Yonadav

Grandfather of:
Yehudah Mevaser, Shilo Eliezer, Tair Tova, Hallal Ruth z’’l, Raz Rivka, and Kamah  

Brother of:
Sari (and Allan) Stitt, Carol (and Stewart) Lesser and Daniel (and Ruth) Levenstein

Shiva/Hesped via Zoom:
Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm

Madeline Goldenthal Rosen ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Madeline Goldenthal Rosen  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Sunday, August 23, 2020 - 3 Elul 5780

Grandmother of:
Evan & Ilana Goldenthal (our members)
Joshua & Shely, Charlotte, James, and Caroline

Great-Grandmother of:
Leore and Koby Goldenthal (our members) 
Cayden, Liam, and Noah 

Funeral/Interment:
Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 11:00 am.

Shiva:
Shiva to be conducted via Zoom. Further details will follow. 

Sidney Morris ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Sidney Morris  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 22 Av 5780

Husband of:
Polly Solomon

Father/Father-in-law of:
Ada Morris Kosoy & Dr. Phil Kosoy (our members)
Earl Morris & the late Marla Schwartz z"l

Grandfather of: 
Warren Kosoy (our member)
Abbey Morris and Erin Morris

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
Leslie Morris & Linda Robinson
Jeny Vaidenfeld
Ben & Jane Solomon
Rachel & Don Marcovitch 

Funeral/Interment:
Friday, August 14, 2020.
Private in Montreal.

Shiva:
Private Shiva. 

Louis Allen ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Louis Allen  ​​​​​​z"l
Eliezer Eliahu ben Chaim Yitzhak
On
Wednesday, August 19, 2020 - 29 Av 5780

Father/Father-in-law of:
Jonathan & Ellen Allen (our members)
Steven Allen & Rachelle Matlow
Roselyn Allen & Chris Cerar
Shayna & Darren Strong

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Faye David
Leon Dubinsky & Dr. Beth McCormack
Leslie & Josine Dubinsky
Barrie Carnat

Grandfather of: 
Bob, Asher and Trudy Allen (our members)
Hazel Allen
Maks Pikoul, Ally and Brendan Cerar
Ethan and Manny Strong

Funeral/Interment:
Private in Sydney, Nova Scotia.
Friday, August 21, 2020 at Noon.

Shiva:
The family will be sitting Shiva in Toronto upon their return from Nova Scotia.
Please contact a member of the family for details.

Dr. Ronald Marvin Wintrob ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Dr. Ronald Marvin Wintrob  ​​​​​​z"l
Yirachmiel Moshe ben Yehoshua
On
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 27 Av 5780

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
Ralph & Kitty Wintrob (our members)

Shiva:
2 Shelborne Avenue in the backyard, 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. 
Or call 416-781-1214. 
Shiva ends Sunday, August 23.

 

To honour the memory of the late Dr. Ronald Marvin Wintrob z"l and send a message to the family, please consider a donation to Shaarei Shomayim's Philip Wintrob Youth Fund. Please go online to make a donation.

Alex Orzy ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Alex Orzy  ​​​​​​z"l
On
Tuesday, August 4, 2020 - 14 Av 5780

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Rick & Laura Orzy
Debby and Judy Orzy

Grandfather and Great-Grandfather of:
Ilan Orzy, Noa & Jake Flaster, and Zev Orzy 
Oze and Lielle Flaster

Funeral/Interment:
Thursday, August 6, 2020.
To access the Live Stream click here.

Shiva:
Shiva in Toronto will be private.
For Zoom visits in Israel during Shiva please contact Laura Orzy at lauraborzy@gmail.com.

Lisa Sandorfy Rosenfeld ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Lisa Sandorfy Rosenfeld  ​​​​​​z"l
Ahuva bat Yaakov v'Leah
On
Monday, August 3, 2020 - 13 Av 5780

Sister/Sister-in-Law of:

Sybil & Zev Hershtal

 

Aunt and Great-Aunt of:

Aaron & Emily, Ariel, Maytal, Ilan and Levi Hershtal (our members)

Danny & Michal, Hovav, Kobe, Tiferet and Gilad Hershtal

 

Funeral/Interment:

Private.

Monday, August 3, 2020.

 

Shiva:

Shiva will be by phone. Please call Sybil at 416-787-7381 between 10:00 am-5:00 pm and 7:00 pm-9:00 pm.

Lawrence Gamulka ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Lawrence Gamulka  ​​​​​​z"l
Aryeh ben Yonah v'Gitel
On
Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 7 Av 5780

Husband of:

Ala Gamulka, our member

 

Father/Father-in-law of:

Daniel (Jennifer Bayer)

Beth (Walter Levitt)

Jonathan (Rivka Houde)

The late Jonah Gamulka

 

Brother/Brother-in-law of:

Zina Goldberg Greene (Kenneth)

The late Lola Cohen (Yakov)

 

Grandfather of:

Eliana, Avi, Noam, Jonah, Ben, Talia, and Isaac.

 

Funeral/Interment:

Private.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 1:00 pm.

Funeral service will be live-streamed at https://smclive.ca/.

 

Shiva:

Due to Covid -19 restrictions, please visit https://bit.ly/308dj7Q

Jean Kravitz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Jean Kravitz  ​​​​​​z"l
Zelda bat Yisrael
On
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 2 Av 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Harriet and Brian Morris, Our Members
Elliot Kravitz

Grandmother/Great-grandmother of: 
Moshe and Karen, Noa and Liam 
Shimon and Leanne, Miles, Ollie and Evan
Joshua

Funeral/Interment:
Private. 
Sunday, July 26, 2020.

Shiva:
From Monday until Friday afternoon, July 27-31, 2020
Mornings 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM; Afternoons 3:00 - 5:00 PM
Please call Harriet to extend wishes of consolation over the phone, or to arrange a shiva visit.

Shamoil Mizrahi ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Shamoil Mizrahi  ​​​​​​z"l
Shamoil ben Rebbi v' Monavar
On
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 2 Av 5780

Father/Father-in-law of:
Sia and Mojdeh Mizrahi
Katrin Mizrahi
Sam and Michal Mizrahi (our members)
Jan Mizrahi

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Yousef and Ehteram Mizrahi,
The late Eliahou and Khanom Mizrahi
Ebrahim and Mina Mizrahi
Rosa Mizrahi and the late Nasser Khalili
The late Touran Mizrahi and the late Feizola Shalom
The late Iran Mizrahi and the late Abdola Shadan
Isaac Mizrahi
Jacob Mizrahi

Grandfather of:
Arya, Aaron, Eden, Ethan, Yasmin, and Ayla

Funeral/Interment:
Private.
Friday, July 24, 2020.

Livia Klar ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Livia Klar  ​​​​​​z"l
Leah bat Efraim Fischel v'Chaya
On
Thursday, July 23, 2020 - 2 Av 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
George and Dorit Klar (our members)

Grandmother of: 
David Klar and Rachel Klar

Funeral/Interment:
Private. 
Monday, July 27, 2020.

Sarah Gerstl ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Sarah Gerstl  ​​​​​​z"l
Sara Baila bat Yishaya Melech v'Raiza Chaya 
On
Thursday, June 25, 2020 - 3 Tammuz 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Judy Perle (Edward Schnurr)
Honey Fisher (Dan Fennick)

Sister/Sister-in-law of:
Morris Mandelker (Rose)

Funeral:
Private
Friday, June 26, 2020

Shiva:
Private

Adam Henri Herzig ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Adam Henri Herzig  ​​​​​​z"l
Avraham Zvi ben Yaacov Yehoshua v’Leah 
On
Tuesday, June 23, 2020 - 1 Tammuz 5780

Husband of:
Anne Hunni Herzig z”l 

Father/Father-in-law of:
Elise Herzig and Ronnie Cuperfain (our members)
Jack Herzig and Heather Shay-Herzig

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Therese-Lena Allen Shore z”l and Sigmond z”l Shore
Finnie z”l and Tzudyk Mandelcorn
Elizabeth and Lionel z”l Swift
Sheila z”l and Aaron z”l Shiffman

Grandfather of:
Alexandra Mia Herzig Cuperfain
Justin Joseph Herzig Cuperfain and Orli Dana Bogler
Marissa Rachel Herzig
Gavin Brett Herzig

Funeral:
Private - Graveside Service.
Montreal, Quebec
Thursday, June 25, 2020

Shiva:
Shiva started Friday, June 26 until Thursday, July 2.

Joy Rosenstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Joy Rosenstein  ​​​​​​z"l 
On
Saturday, June 13, 2020 - 21 Sivan 5780

Funeral:
Private.
Monday, June 15, 2020.

Shiva:
Private

Ethel Lamster ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Ethel Lamster  ​​​​​​z"l 
Ettel bat Shmuel v'Maita
On
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 20 Sivan 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Beverley Koven (Dave McLaughlin)
Carolyn Kay (Mel) - our members
Janice Flisfeder (Avrum)

Grandmother of:
Mikel, Gian, Stephen and Gina, Joanne and Kevin, Matthew and Robyn, Marc and Anna, Steven and Hailey

Great-Grandmother of:
Isaac, Jaimie, Ashley, Jessica, Justin, Levi, Lilah, Ellie, Zane and Sam.

Funeral:
Private.
Sunday, June 14, 2020.

Shiva:
Private

Michael Fromowitz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Michael Fromowitz  ​​​​​​z"l 
Moshe Meir ben Abah v'Chaya
On
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 16 Sivan 5780

Husband of:
Marli Fromowitz (our member)

Father/Father-in-law of:
Rebecca Fromowitz
Jesse Fromowitz
Elliot Fromowitz

Funeral:
Private.
Friday, June 12, 2020.

Shiva:
Private

Libby Zimmerman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Libby Zimmerman  ​​​​​​z"l 
Liba bat Shmuel v'Esther Bella​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
On
Tuesday, June 2, 2020 - 10 Sivan 5780​​​​​​​

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Larry & Jackie Zimmerman (our members)
Amy Campus and the late Stacy Campus z"l
Dina & Richard Ochshorn

Grandmother of:
Sam & Rachel Zimmerman and Henry Zimmerman (our members)
Brooke Campus & Max Benishai, Jesse Campus, Dylan Campus, Halee Ochshorn, and Spencer Ochshorn

Funeral/Interment:
Private.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020.

Friends and family members may contact the Zimmerman family directly.

Diane Novack ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Diane Novack  ​​​​​​z"l 
Dina bat Shmuel v'Tova
On
Monday, May 25, 2020 - 2 Sivan 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Ken and Oritte Novack (our members)
Ellen Novack and John Park

Grandmother of:
Haley, Trevor, Brandon, Jordan and Jordana, Daniel, and Corey

Great-grandmother of:
Jaclyn, Emma, and Ari

Funeral/Interment:
Private.
Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Shiva:
Private.

The family will appreciate a personal message in the online condolence book

Lisa Ouanounou ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Lisa Ouanounou ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
On
Friday, May 15, 2020 - 21 Iyyar 5780

Mother of:
Sammy Ouanounou (our member)
Max Ouanounou
Vicky Scheinbien
Annie Samuel
Nicole Posner

Sister of:
Albert Bitton
Joe Bitton
Jack Bitton
Esther Perez
Therese Zandman
Michelle Dobkin
Annette Bitton

Funeral/Interment:
Sunday, May 17, 2020

Marvin Blackstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Marvin Blackstein ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
On
Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 19 Iyyar 5780

Father of:
Jerry Blackstein
Rick Blackstein
Rob Blackstein

Stepfather of:
Jodi Gurza (our member)
Ronni & Lyle Muskat
Suzanne & Jeff Botnick
David & Debbie Litz

Grandfather/Uncle/Great Uncle of:
Marvin will be missed by many of his nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and grandchildren including our members Sara & Jordan Lass, Mia Lass and Adam Gurza

Funeral/Interment:
Friday, May 15, 2020
Private.

Marvin Hershkowitz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Marvin Hershkowitz ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Moshe Chaim ben Ephraim v'Rivka
On
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 10 Iyyar 5780

Husband of:
Rachel Lipsitz

Father/father-in-law of:
Stuart & Claire Hershkowitz
Penina & Chip Moss
Arthur & Rachel Hershkowitz
Jay & Nancy Hershkowitz 

Brother/brother-in-law of:
Ruth & Irving Locker
Rabbi Jonah & Fran Kupietzky

Shiva concludes on Sunday, May 10, 2020.

Gilbert Goodman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Gilbert Goodman ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Gershon ben Mordechai v'Gitel

On
Monday, May 4, 2020 - 10 Iyyar 5780

Husband of:
Grace Goodman (our member)

Father/father-in-law of:
Bonnie Goodman-Bloom & Stephen Bloom (our members)
Mark & Judy Goodman
Wendy Goodman

Grandfather of:
Trevor Joseph Bloom, Alexa Lianne Bloom, Lindsay Morgan Bloom, Jacob Goodman and Jori Goodman

Funeral/Interment:
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
Private.

Gilbert's family will have a Zoom gathering on Sunday, May 10 at 4:30 pmto share words and memories of Gilbert. To obtain the Zoom coordinates, please email info@shomayim.org.

Please leave a personal message of condolence to the family by clicking here.

Ruth Klevansky ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Ruth Klevansky ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
On
Friday, May 1, 2020 - 7 Iyyar 5780​​​​​​​

Mother of:
Vanessa
Gavin

Sister/sister-in-law of:
Michael & Rose Heilbronn (our members)

Funeral/Interment:
South Africa

Paula Krakowsky ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Paula Krakowsky ​​​​​​ ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Pesel bat Svi v'Doba
On
Saturday, April 25, 2020 - 1 Iyyar 5780​​​​​​​

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Harry Krakowsky and Golda Brown, our members
Rosalind and Louie Reznick

Grandmother of:
Anna-Rachel Krakowsky and Marshall Haber, Yonah Krakowsky and Jana Danzinger, Tanya Reznick and Glenn Welt, and Steven Reznick

Great-grandmother of:
Shirley, Ally G, Jones, and Dax

Funeral/Interment:
Sunday, April 26, 2020

Virtual Shiva:
Families are receiving phone and Zoom calls at their home:
Harry: 10:00 am-12:00 pm, 2:00-4:00 pm, and 7:00-8:00 pm at        647-271-8151; Or on Zoom during the same hours mentioned above:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89851098754; dial in: 647 374 4685; Meeting ID: 898 5109 8754
Roz: 10:00 am-12:00 pm and 2:00-5:00 pm at 647-401-9057.

Shiva concludes Friday.

Carl Laxer ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Carl Laxer ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Yekutiel Chaim ben Avraham v'Tova
On
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 30 Nisan 5780 / 1 Rosh Chodesh Iyyar

Husband of:
Betty Laxer

Father/Father-in-law of:
Susan Laxer & Alain Matarasso
Barry Laxer & Gail Sevilla
Judith Laxer & Jeffrey Lipsitz (our members)
Eric Laxer & Karen Sigman

Grandfather of:
Sarah and Gilad Greenfeld, Danielle and Lior Shachaf, Noah Matarasso; 
Corey and Arielle, Jeremy, and Jonah Laxer; 
Avi, Yonatan and Lauren, Michal, and Orly Lipsitz (our members); 
Joshua, Robbie, Jacob, and Max Laxer

Great-grandfather of:
Eitan, Tal, Uri, Omer and Ofir; Sam; and Dylan

Funeral/Interment:
Sunday, April 26, 2020 in the afternoon
Montreal - for immediate family only

Virtual Shiva: 
To book a virtual Shiva visit with Judith, go to https://calendly.com/sleepservices/judy-shiva-visit?month=2020-04, select a time slot, and if you would like to connect via cellphone, Facetime or Zoom. The app will provide you with the connection information that corresponds to the type of virtual meeting you have requested.

Shiva will conclude on Shabbat morning.

The family is very appreciative of the many messages of condolence they received. You may post a message and view previous ones at https://www.paperman.com/en/funerals/2020-4-26-carl-laxer 

Arnold Morris ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Arnold Morris ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Avraham ben Binyamin
On
Shabbat, April 18, 2020 - 24 Nisan 5780

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Brian & Harriet Morris (Our Members)

Uncle of:
Ian & Bettina Morris (Our Members)

Moshe and Karen
Shimon and Leanne
Joshua

Funeral/Interment:
Private.
Monday, April 20, 2020

Shiva:
From Monday afternoon until Sunday morning.
Mornings 10:00 am - 12:00 pm; Afternoons 3:00 - 5:00 pm.

Please call Brian to extend wishes of consolation over the phone at 416-832-7468.

Hanna Glatter ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Hanna Glatter ​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Chana bat Moshe
v'Yona
On
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 21 Nisan 5780​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Funeral/Interment:
Private.
Friday, April 17, 2020.

Dorothy Samuels ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Dorothy Samuels ​​z"l 
Dvorah bat Yaakov
v'Yetta​​​​​​​
On
Friday April 3, 2020 - 9 Nisan 5780​​​​​​​

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Jody & Malcolm Silver
Mark & Lynn Samuels
Jill Samuels

Grandmother of:
Jackie (our member), Rebecca, Aaron and Amanda

Funeral/Interment:

Private. 
Monday, April 6, in Florida.

Virtual Shiva:

Monday, April 6, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm
Tuesday, April 7, 10:00 am-12 pm; 2:00 pm-4:00 pm; and 7:30 pm-9:30 pm.
On Zoom:
https://zoom.us/j/4415377181?pwd=dW1kVHNQOVhrcVpNQnF0clZwRUl6QT09
Meeting ID: 441 537 7181
Password: 123456

Kato Krauss ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Kato Krauss ​​z"l 
Pesel bat Rav Eliezer v'Chaya

On
Thursday April 2, 2020 - 8 Nisan 5780

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Larry & Sarah Krauss (our members) 
Martha & Yaacov Pollak

Grandmother of:
Noteh, Yehudah, Elisha and Aviya (our members) 
Noteh, Esther, Aaron, Reuven, Rachel, Yechiel, Yehudah, Michal, Moti and Yitzhak. 

Funeral/Interment:
Private.
As per protocols put in place by all Jewish Cemetery Associations, the cemeteries are all closed to the public in an effort to avoid the spread of COVID-19 and protect cemetery personnel. Cemeteries will only open for scheduled graveside funerals, for a maximum of 10 people. All other types of visits to the cemeteries will not be permitted.

Virtual Shiva:
The virtual shiva times for Sunday, Monday and Tuesday are:
10:00 am-12:00 pm; 2:30 pm-5:00 pm; and 7:00 pm-9:00 pm. 
Zoom https://zoom.us/j/7545308313
For those who wish to book a shiva visit please book a time through the following link: (The website will then give you further directions about how to join in) https://calendly.com/kato-shivah.

Shirlee Seidman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Shirlee Seidman ​​z"l 
On
Friday March 20, 2020 - 24 Adar 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Peter and Carol Seidman (our members)
Joy and Dan Kucer
Fern (Wenter) Seidman

Sister/Sister-in-law of:
Suzanne Horowitz
Patricia Galiano
Francis Macknofsky

Grandmother of:
Leonard Seidman (Kimberly Rothenberg)
Heidi Seidman (Jonathan Barnett)
Joel Kucer
Jean Kucer (Mark Pascal)
Dayna Kucer
Troy Seidman (Josh Wiersma)
Sarena Seidman (Josh Kornblum)

Funeral/Interment:
Sunday March 22 - Montreal
In an effort to avoid the spread of COVID-19, funeral services will be for immediate family only.

Shiva:
Shiva begins Sunday, March 22 and end Friday, March 27 at 4:00 pm.
NOTE: Peter and Carol are in isolation after returning from the USA. NO VISITS PLEASE. Please Facetime or Call throughout the Shiva from 9:30 AM to noon and 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM: 416-787-4988 or powellview@hotmail.com.

Murray Walsh ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Murray Walsh ​​z"l 
Moshe Leib ben Asher v'Schane Rachel
On
Tuesday, March 10, 2020 - 14 Adar 5780

Husband of:
Rely Walsh (our member)

Father/Father-in-law of:
Ariel & Sara Walsh
Liron & Orli Walsh

Funeral:
Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave W., Thornhill

Interment:
Mount Sinai Memorial Park (Palmerston - Shaarei Shomayim Section)
986 Wilson Ave., North York

Shiva:
1 Glen Park Ave. #604, Toronto

Please note:
Minyanim will not take at the Shiva house on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday (March 15 - 17), next week.

Rely Walsh will continue to sit Shiva until Tuesday, March 17 in the morning.

Visits and calls are encouraged. Calls to Murray and Rely's sons, Ariel and Liron, are also encouraged.

Phillip Batist ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Phillip Batist​​​​​​​​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Avrum ben Eliezer
On
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 13 Adar 5780

Husband of:
Gertrude Katz

Father/Father-in-law of:
Lynda & George Friedman
Gerald & Lynn Batist
Rosanne & Steven Teplitsky
Bruce & Susan Batist (our members)

Funeral:
Thursday, March 12, 2020 at 12:00 pm
Montreal - Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon O.

Interment:
Montreal - King George Association Cemetery, de la Savane.

Shiva:
Côte Saint-Luc - 6800 Macdonald Ave.
Visits following the interment until 4:00 pm, and 6:30-9:00 pm.
Friday 1:00-3:00 pm.
Saturday 8:00-10:00 pm.
Sunday through Tuesday 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:30-9:00 pm.
​​​​​​​
Shiva will conclude Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Irving Reiss ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Irving Reiss​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Yitzchok ben Avigdor v'Reisel
On
Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 2 Adar 5780​​​

Father/Father-in-law of:

Susan Bloom

Ruth & Avraham Zimberg

Allan & Gretta Reiss

 

Grandfather of:

Gavriella Reiss & Yakov Freedman (our members)

Meir & Ahuva, Avri & Lorien, Ron & Shoshana, Reissa & Dale, Jeffrey & Akiko, Aylana & Shua, Nomi & Amit, Yonatan & Ahuva, and Ayelet & Cobi.

 

Funeral:

Friday, February 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park Chapel, 6033 Bathurst St.

 

Interment:

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shomrai Shabbos Congregation section

 

Shiva:

192 Rosedale Heights Drive, Thornhill.

Visits daily from 7:00 am-12:00 pm, 2:30-6:30 pm, and 7:30-9:00 pm.

 

Services:

Morning - 7:00 am, Sunday at 8:00 am.

Evening - 5:50 pm.

 

Shiva will conclude Thursday morning, March 5.

Raisa Ruderman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Raisa Ruderman​​​​​ ​​z"l 
Raya bat Yaakov v'Eska
On
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 2 Adar 5780​​​

Grandmother of:
Gina & Stuart Lapowich (our members)

Funeral:
Thursday, February 27, 2020 at 2:15 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W.

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Farband Section, 6033 Bathurst St.

Shiva:
Family and friends are invited back immediately following the interment to the Family Lounge at the Baycrest Apotex Centre, 3560 Bathurst St.

Shirley Glatt ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Shirley Glatt ​​z"l 
Charna bat Asriel v'Riva
On
Monday, February 17, 2020 - 22 Shevat 5780​​​

Wife of:

Henry Glatt (our member)

 

Mother/Mother-in-law of:

Sandy, Jeffrey and Orly, and Rick and Manon

 

Sister of:

Ellie Peters

 

Funeral:

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at 12:30 pm

Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Ave. W., Toronto

 

Interment:

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, 6033 Bathurst St., Toronto (Community Section)

 

Shiva:

110 Promenade Circle #208, Thornhill.

Shiva visits Wednesday following the interment until 4:00 pm, and 7:00-9:00 pm. Thursday, Sunday and Monday 7:30-11:30 am, 1:30-4:00 pm, and 7:00-9:00 pm. Friday 7:30-11:30 am, and 1:30-3:00 pm.

Saturday evening 7:00-9:00 pm.

 

Services:

Morning - 7:30 am.

Evening - 7:30 pm.

 

Shiva will conclude Tuesday morning, February 25.

Esther Litz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Esther Litz ​​​​ z"l 
Esther Bat Aharon v' Mindle
On
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 10 Shevat 5780​​​

Wife of:
Samuel (Sonny) Litz z"l

Marvin Blackstein

 

Mother/Mother-in-law of:

Jodi Gurza (our member)

Ronni & Lyle Muskat

David & Debbie Litz

Suzanne & Jeffery Botnick

 

Sister of:

Gertie Barath

Sandy Klein

 

Grandmother of:

Rebecca, Sara & Jordan (our members), Adam (our member), Samantha, Lauren, Shifra, Aleeza, Gabriel, Sunny, Benjamin, Spencer

 

Great-grandmother of:

Mia

 

Funeral:

Thursday February 6, 2020 at 12:30 pm

Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Ave. W., North York

 

Interment:

Pardes Shalom Cemetery, Beth Tikvah Synagogue section

 

Shiva:

24 Ealing Drive, Toronto (Leslie, south of Hwy 401)

Shiva visits following the interment until 9:00 pm.

Friday 2:00-4:00 pm 

Saturday 7:00-9:00 pm

Sunday, Monday and Tuesday 2:00-5:00 pm, and 7:00-9:00 pm

 

Services:

Evening services at 7:30 pm

Shiva concludes Wednesday morning, February 12.

Edith Hirsch ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Edith Hirsch​​​​​ z"l 
Rifke Jite bat Kalmen v'Mirjam
On
Saturday, January 18, 2020 - 22 Tevet 5780​​​

Mother of:
Sandy and Judy

Cousin of:
Susan Klausz

Funeral:
Sunday, January 19, 2020 at 2:30 pm
Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel
2401 Steeles Ave W., North York

Interment:
Mount Sinai Memorial Park (Shaarei Shomayim - Palmerston Section)

Frank Fenyves ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Frank Fenyves​​​​​ z"l 
Avigdor ben Yehuda v' Yit'l
On
Friday, January 3, 2020 - 6 Tevet 5780​​​

Father/Father-in-law of:
Yvette and Stephen Gutfreund

Grandfather of:
Daniel and Darci, Michael, and Jamie

Funeral:
Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 9:30 am
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Avenue West, Thornhill

Interment:
Pardes Chaim Cemetery, 11818 Bathurst St, Richmond Hill Community section

Shiva:
85 Skymark Drive, #1801. Daily from 2 - 4 pm and 7 - 9 pm.

Services:
Evening services at 7:30 p.m.
Shiva concludes Wednesday morning, January 8

Joseph Fialkov ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Joseph Fialkov​​​ z"l 
On
Sunday, January 05, 2020 - 8 Tevet 5780​​​​​​​​​​

Father/Father-in-law of:
Gerry and Ellen Fialkov
Howie and Shirin Fialkov
Janet Abramson and Frank Greco

Brother/Brother-in-law of:
Gershon Fialkov z"l and Bronia Fialkov, our member

Grandfather of:
Samantha and Jeffrey, Lindsay, Mitchell, Ethan, Tyler, Lauren, and Jonathan.

Funeral:
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at 11:00 am
Benjamins Park Memorial Chapel

Interment:
Pardes Shalom Cemetery, Beth David B'nai Israel Beth Am Section

Shiva:
Gerry and Janet will be sitting shiva at 7 Gardiner Road, Toronto. Shiva visits on Tuesday until 9:00 pm. Shiva visits will continue daily from 2:00-4:00 pm and 7:00- 9:00 pm.

Services:
Evening services will be held at 7:30 pm
Shiva visits will conclude the morning of January 13th.

Celia Ostro ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Celia Ostro ​​​​​ z"l 
Cili bat Shlomo v' Rachel

On
Friday, December 20, 2019 - 23 Kislev 5780​​​​​

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Michael and Aurelia Ostro (our members)
Elliott and Gail Ostro
Larry and Helen Brown

Grandmother of:
Daniel and Reena
Jonathan and Tsiona (our members)
Eitan
Rachel and Aaron
Tamar
Estee
Jason
Jeffery
Ilana
Ronen
Nicole
Natan

Great-grandmother of:
Adriel, Aiden, Adira, and Emanuelle

Funeral:
Sunday, December 22 at 2:00 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Avenue West, Thornhill

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim section

Shiva:
162 Shelbourne Avenue
No shiva visits between 12:00-1:00 pm and 6:15-7:30 pm. Shiva visits till 9:30 pm.

Services:
Shacharit: Monday, Tuesday and Friday at 7:30 am, Wednesday and Thursday at 8:30 am.
Mincha/Maariv: Monday to Thursday at 4:35 pm, Friday at 2:00 pm.

Chazzan Harold Klein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Chazzan Harold Klein  z"l 
Tzvi Hersh ben
Peretz
On
Friday, December 13, 2019 - 15 Kislev 5780​​​​​

Husband of:
Dorothy Klein

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Shelly and Sharon Klein
Melanie and Dr. Jeff Ambinder
Dini and Yumi Zlotnick
David and Chani Klein

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
A.J and Devorah Klein
Rose and Lou Abrams
Rivka Klein

Funeral:
Sunday, December 15 at 12:30 pm at Shomrai Shabbos Congregation
585 Glengrove Avenue West, Toronto

Interment:
Pardes Shalom Cemetery - Torath Emeth Synagogue​​​​​​​

Shiva:
3000 Bathurst Street, Unit 1508
Shiva visits daily following the burial, until Thursday. 
​​​​​​
No visits after 9:00 pm.
Friday until 2:00 pm. ​​​​​​​
Shiva concludes on Friday, December 20.

Services:
Shacharit: Monday to Friday at 7:15 am
Mincha/Maariv: Sunday to Thursday at 4:30 pm

Lyla Schwartz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Lyla Schwartz z"l 
Masha Leah bat Zev v'Blima

On
Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 7 Kislev 5780​​​​​

Sister of:
Esther Moldofsky

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Brian & Robbie Schwartz (our members)
Shalom & Debbie Schwartz
David & Judy Schwartz
Stuart & Fannie Schwartz

Funeral:
Sunday, December 8 at 2:30 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Avenue West, Thornhill

Interment:
Beth Tzedec Memorial Park, 5822 Bathurst Street (Section 9)

Shiva:
159 Dalemount Avenue
Shiva concludes Friday, December 13 following services at 2:00 pm.

Services:
Shacharit: Monday to Friday at 7:15 am
Mincha/Maariv: Monday to Thursday at 4:30 pm

Hallel Ruth Hershkovitz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Hallel Ruth Hershkovitz z"l 
On
Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 3 Kislev 5780

Daughter of:
Merav & Yair Hershkovitz

Granddaughter of:
Michael & Leora Levenstein
Meir & Yehudit Hershkovitz 

Great-granddaughter of:
Linda Levenstein (our member)
Connie & Chuck Solomon 

Funeral, Interment and Shiva:
In Israel

Esther Woods ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Esther Woods z"l 
On
Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 23 Cheshvan 5780

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Sahri & Bernard Baum (our members)
Brenda Woods & Stephen Brown (our members)

Ahuva Woods

Funeral:
Sunday, November 24 at 2:00 pm
Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., Montreal

Interment:
Chevra Kadisha B’nai Jacob Section, Back River Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Berri St., Montreal

Shiva:
In Montreal
Hotel Ruby Foo’s, 7655 Decarie Blvd.
Sunday following the burial until 6:00 pm
In Toronto
265 Ridley Blvd. #1105
Monday 7:00-9:00 pm, Tuesday to Thursday 2:00-4:00 pm and 7:00-9:00 pm

Services:
Evening - 7:30 pm

The family would appreciate assistance in creating a Minyan at the Shiva house.
Please contact Rabbi Strauchler if you are able to help.

Shiva concludes Thursday evening, November 28.

John Grant Craig ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

John Grant Craig z"l 
On
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 8 Cheshvan 5780

Husband of:
Evvie Craig

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Randall and Linda Craig (our members)
Kelly and Arthur, Melanie, David and Christy

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
Ken and Anne Craig

Grandfather of:
Shale, Jacqueline and Brandon, Sabrina, Jordyn, Devin, Naomi, Lilah, Noa, Tyler, and Casey.

Funeral:
Friday, November 8, 2019 at 10:00 am
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Avenue West

Interment:
Pardes Shalom Cemetery, 10953 Dufferin Street, Temple Har Zion Section

Shiva:
After the service friends and family are invited to 660 Sheppard Avenue East, The Village Hall. Services to follow at 4:45 pm.
Shiva visits Sunday 1:00-3:00 pm and 4:30-8:00 pm; Monday through Wednesday 3:00-8:00 pm at 660 Sheppard Avenue East, Apt.1002

Samuel Hershenhorn ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Samuel Hershenhorn z"l 
Shmuel Zanvel ben Dovid v'Shaindel
On
Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 7 Cheshvan 5780

Father of:
Shira Benson
David Hershenhorn

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
Yetta Goodman (our member)
Zelda Hershenhorn

Funeral/Interment:
Wednesday, November 6, 12:00 pm
Shaarei Shomayim McCowan Road Cemetery, 2 Colonial Avenue, Scarborough

Shiva:
Kensington Place, 866 Sheppard Avenue West
Visits following the funeral between 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm. Thursday between 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm.
Friday between 2:00-4:00 pm.
Sunday between 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:00-8:00 pm.

Services:
Evening - 7:00 pm

Shiva concludes Monday morning, November 11.

Saul Donald Gould ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Saul Donald Gould z"l 
David ben Rachmiel v'Faigel
On
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 27 Tishrei 5780

Husband of:

Fern Melnick

 

Father/Father-in-Law of:

Andrew, Matthew and Ashley

 

Step-Father/Step-Father-in-Law of:

Lisa & Jonathan Hemi

Jodi & Ilan Shpigel

 

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:

Sandy & David Kaminker (our members)

 

Funeral:

Monday, October 28, 2019 at 10:00 am

Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel

 

Interment:

Pardes Chaim Cemetery, Community section

 

Shiva:

55 Skymark Drive, #1801, Toronto

Visits today from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday and Wednesday from 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm and from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 

Services:

Evening - 7:30 pm

 

Shiva concludes Wednesday evening, October 30.

Gertrude Hershenhorn ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Gertrude Hershenhorn z"l  

On
Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 25 Tishrei 5780

Wife of:
Sam Hershenhorn (our member)

Mother of:
Shira Benson
David Hershenhorn

Funeral/Interment:
Friday, October 25, 2019 at 12:00 pm 
Shaarei Shomayim McCowan Road Cemetery, 2 Colonial Ave, Scarborough

Shiva:
Kensington Place, 866 Sheppard Avenue West
In the 5th Floor Lounge:
Visits following the burial; and Sunday 2:00 pm-4:00 pm & 5:45 pm-8:00 pm.
In the Penthouse Floor:
Monday and Tuesday 2:00 pm-4:00 pm & 5:45 pm-8:00 pm.

Services:
Evening - 6:00 pm

Mildred (Milli) Kosoy-Gervasi ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Mildred (Milli) Kosoy-Gervasi z"l  
Malka bat Yaakov v'Gitel
On
Monday, October 14, 2019 - 16 Tishrei 5780

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Sasha Gervasi & Jessica de Rothschild

Sister/Sister-in-law of:
Martin & Estelle Kosoy (our members)
Phillip & Ada Kosoy (our members)
Ted Kosoy z"l

Funeral/Interment:
Sunday, October 20, 2019 in London, England

There will be no Shiva visits in Toronto.

Ralph Sutton ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 

Ralph Sutton z"l  
Yerachmiel Avraham ben Yitzchak v' Freidal
On
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 13 Tishrei 5780

Funeral/Interment:

Wednesday, October 16 at 11:00 AM

Graveside Service, Mount Sinai Cemetery - Shaarei Shomayim Palmerston Section

 

 

WE WOULD APPRECIATE HELP BRINGING TOGETHER A MINYAN FOR THE FUNERAL.

Malka Edelstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Malka Edelstein z"l  

On
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 28 Elul 5779

Mother/Mother-in Law of:

Dr. Jerome and Michelle Edelstein, our members

Ronnie and Honey Edelstein

Laura and Norman Erdman

 

Sister/Sister-in-Law of:

Reva and Jimmy Sandler

 

Grandmother of:

Ryan, Jordan, Josh, and Alexa

 

Funeral:

Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Steeles Memorial Chapel

 

Interment:

Pardes Shalom Cemetery, 10953 Dufferin St.

Old Adath Israel Synagogue section

 

Shiva:

1 Clark Ave., W., #1903, Thornhill.

Family and friends are welcome Wednesday and Thursday from 6-9 pm.

 

Services:

Evening services at 7:30 pm

Anne Hunni Herzig ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Anne Hunni Herzig z"l  
Hannah bat Mordechai Nissan v'Batsheva
On
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 22 Av 5779

Wife of:

Adam Herzig

 

Mother / Mother-in-law of:

Elise Herzig and Ronnie Cuperfain (our members)

Jack Herzig and Heather Shay-Herzig

 

Sister / Sister-in-law of:

Finnie z"l and Tzyduck Mandelcorn

Elizabeth and Lionel z"l Swift

Sheila z"l and Aaron z"l Shiffman

Therese-Lena Allen Shore z"l and Sigmond z"l Shore

 

Grandmother of:

Alexandra Mia Herzig Cuperfain

Justin Joseph Herzig Cuperfain

Marissa Rachel Herzig

Gavin Brett Herzig

 

Funeral:

Har Zion Temple, Philadelphia

Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 3:00 pm

 

PLEASE NOTE:  Elise Herzig will remain with her father in Philadelphia and will not be going to Montreal.
 

Interment:

De La Savane (Baron De Hirsch Cemetery) Montreal, Quebec

Monday, August 26, 2019 at time TBD

 

Shiva:

330 Sprague Road

Narberth, Penn Valley PA

Sunday, August 25 - 4:30 pm-6:00 pm

Sunday to Thursday, August 25-29 - 7:00 pm-9:30 pm

 

Services:

Mincha - 7:00 pm

Stanley Neinstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Stanley Neinstein z"l  
Zelig ben Reuven v'Malka ha'Cohen
On
Thursday, July 25, 2019 - 22 Tammuz 5779

Husband of:
Marsha Neinstein

Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
Morley & Fran Neinstein
Gary & Judy Neinstein (our members)

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Jennifer & Robert Schwartz
Ryan & Lauren Neinstein

Stepfather of:
Lauren Ford

Grandfather of:
Nathalie, Merrill, and Lewis

Funeral:
Sunday, July 28, 2019 at 11:30 am
Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Avenue West, Toronto

Interment:
Mt. Sinai Memorial Park, Young Mens Hebrew Association Section
986 Wilson Avenue, Toronto

Shiva:
4 Chiltern Hill Road, Toronto
Shiva visits following the interment until 9:00 pm
Monday-Thursday 2:00 pm-4:00 pm and 7:00 pm-9:00 pm 

Services:
Evening - Sunday-Thursday at 7:30 pm

Shiva concludes Friday morning, August 2.

Bob David ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 

Bob David z"l  
Reuven ben Leib
On
Friday, July 5, 2019 - 2 Tammuz 5779

Husband of:
Lorraine David

Father/Father-in-law of:
Cris David & Susan Osher (our members)
Justine David
Rick & Lauren David
Neal & Marion David 

Grandfather and Great-grandfather of:
Daniel, Jacob and Gabriella (our members), Nicky, Michael, Olivia, Nicholas, Julian, Tom, Jamie, Paul, Liam and Antoni

Funeral & Interment: 
Cape Town, South Africa

Aubrey Hurwitz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
Aubrey Hurwitz z"l  
Avraham ben Chaim HaLevi
On
Friday, June 28, 2019 - 26 Sivan 5779

Husband of:
Jennifer Hurwitz

Father/Father-in-law of:
Sarah Hurwitz
Gershon & Heather Hurwen (our members)

Grandfather of:
Noah, Jake and Cole Hurwen (our members)

Funeral, Interment and Shiva:
Johannesburg, South Africa

Miriam Phillips ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Miriam Phillips z"l  
Miriam bat Yonatan Henoch and Pessel
On
Friday, June 7, 2019 - 4 Sivan 5779

Mother/Mother-in-law of:

Allan Phillips and Marion Stendon

Len Phillips

Joni and Wilf Goldlust

 

Funeral:

Tuesday, June 11 at 2:00 pm

Steeles Memorial Chapel

 

Interment:

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, 6033 Bathurst St.

Shaarei Shomayim Section

 

Shiva:

42 Brookview Dr., Toronto

Visits immediately following the interment.

For the remainder of the Shiva, no visits between 12:00 pm-2:00 pm and

5:00 pm-7:00 pm.

Friday - morning only.

 

Services:

Shacharit daily at 7:45 am; Sunday at 9:00 am.

Mincha/Maariv at 8:45 pm.

 

Shiva concludes Monday morning, June 17.

Catherine Manson ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Catherine Manson z"l  
Freude bat Naftali v'Rifka

On
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 3 Sivan 5779

Mother/Mother-in-law of:
Yvonne & Richard Goldberg (our members)
Margot Manson 

Grandmother of:
Lauren, Carly and Daniel Goldberg (our members)

Funeral:
Friday, June 7 at 2:30 pm
Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Ave W.

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim Section

 

Shiva:
430 Lytton Blvd. 
Shiva visits until 7:30 pm on Friday.
Shavuot will conclude the Shiva.

Pesach Halberstadt ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
Pesach Halberstadt z"l  
Pesach ben Chaim Yoel v'Malka Shosha

On
Friday, May 17, 2019 - 12 Iyyar 5779

Husband of:
Gloria Halberstadt

Father/Father-in-law of:

Mindy & Jay Shiel

Sean & Pnina Halberstadt

Yaffa & Lorne Factor (our members)

Ari & Monica Halberstadt

 

Brother/Brother-in-law of:

Sue Magder

Toby & Harvey Riback

Melech & Dorothy Halberstadt (our members)

 

Grandfather of:

Eliana & Naftali, Michaela & Shlomo, Talia, Yonatan, Yehudit & Eli, Aharon, Daniella, Melissa, Carly & Lorne, Ethan, Kayla & Zack, Alyssa, and Hannah

 

Great-grandfather of:

Yoel Simcha, Temima, Leeba, Nitzan, Michal, and Chaya

 

Funeral:

Friday, May 17 at 3:30 pm

Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. W., Thornhill

 

Interment:

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, N.Order of Hatzofim Section

 

Shiva:

335 Hillhurst Blvd, Toronto

Sunday & Monday: 8:30 am-11:00 am, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm, 7:30 pm-10:00 pm

Tuesday & Wednesday: 7:00 am-10:30 am, 2:00 pm-5:00 pm, 7:30 pm-10:00 pm

 

Services:

Sunday & Monday: Shacharit at 8:30 am; Mincha at 8:25 pm

Tuesday & Wednesday: Shacharit at 7:00 am; Mincha at 8:25 pm

Thursday: Shacharit at 7:00 am.
Shiva concludes Thursday morning.

Ernest Schwartz ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Ernest Schwartz z"l  
Tzvi
ben Yitzchak Menachem v'Reizel Hindl
On
Tuesday May 14, 2019 - 9 Iyyar 5779

Funeral:
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at 1:30 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Avenue West, Thornhill

Interment:
Mount Sinai Memorial Park
Shaarei Shomayim Congregation Section (Palmerston)

Shiva:
1 Glen Park Avenue #302, Toronto
Visits daily 7:30 am-1:00 pm, 2:00-5:00 pm, and 6:30-9:00 pm

Services:
Morning - 7:30 am, Sunday at 8:30 am
Evening - 8:15 pm

Magda Reitman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Magda Reitman z"l  
On
Thursday May 2, 2019 - 27 Nisan 5779

Mother of:
Marika Arban
Dana Theodore

Funeral & Interment (Graveside):
Friday, May 3 at 11:30 am
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim Section
6033 Bathurst Street

Shiva:
Private

Trudy Feinman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Trudy Feinman z"l  
On
Friday April 26, 2019 - 21 Nisan 5779

Sister-in-law of:

Saya Victor Feinman (our member)

 

Step-Mother of:

Ellen Feinman

 

Grandmother of:

Jesse, and Becca Moss

 

Aunt of:

Joyce & Zion Sasson (our members)

Rena & David Siegel

 

Funeral & Interment (Graveside):

Sunday, April 28 at 2:30 pm

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim Section

6033 Bathurst Street

 

Shiva:

18 Lower Village Gate, #412, Toronto

Following interment until 6:30 pm.

Monday and Tuesday from 2:00-4:00 pm and 7:30-9:30 pm.

Shiva visits will conclude on Wednesday morning, May 1.

 

Services:

Evening - Family will be attending synagogue.

Joe Sherman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
Joe Sherman z"l
Yosef ben Chaim v'Sara Bayla  
On
Sunday April 7, 2019 - 2 Nisan 5779

Brother/Brother-in-law of:

Ruth & Irwin Talesnick (our members)

 

 

Shiva:

8 Covington Rd. PH 204

Tuesday through Thursday - 10:00 am to 12:30 pm, 2:00 to 5:30 pm,

and 8:30 to 9:30 pm

Friday - 10:00 am to 3:30 pm

Alan Pollard ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Alan Pollard z"l
Eliyahu ben Aharon v'Sara  
On
Thursday April 4, 2019 - 28 Adar II 5779

Father of:

Tamara Pollard

Gabrielle Pollard

 

Funeral:

Friday, April 5, 2019 at 2:30 pm

Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Ave. West

 

Interment:

McCowan Road Cemetery

2 Colonial Avenue (McCowan Road at Colonial Avenue)

 

Shiva:

Shaarei Shomayim Congregation, 470 Glencairn Avenue

In the Bride's Room, Main Level

Shiva visits Sunday to Wednesday, 10:30 am-12:00 pm, 2:00-5:00 pm, and 6:30-9:00 pm
Please use the North (parking lot) doors to enter the building.

 

Services:

Mincha - Sunday to Wednesday at 7:40 pm
At Shaarei Shomayim

 

Shiva concludes Thursday morning after Shacharit.

Harry Perlstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Harry Perlstein  z"l
Tzvi ben Yosef

On
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 29 Adar I 5779

Funeral: 
Friday, March 8, 12:30 pm

Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave West, Thornhill

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park (Shaarei Shomayim Section)
6033 Bathurst Street

 

A Holocaust survivor and long time member of our community, Harry was predeceased by his son and wife. Harry has no immediate relatives to mourn him. The responsibility to mourn and to insure that a proper burial takes place falls on the entire community. If you are able to, please attend the funeral at Steeles on Friday, March 8 at 12:30 PM followed by internment at Bathurst Lawn, to show respect to Harry's memory. 

Charles Hass ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
Charles Hass  z"l
Yehoshua ben Moshe Nachum v'Sarah

On
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 19 Adar I 5779

Father/Father-in-law of:
Jonathan & Aimee Hass (our members)
Daniel Hass

Grandfather of:
Ella, Jacob, Benjamin and Leo

Funeral/Interment: 
London, England

Shiva:

34 Aldburn Rd., Toronto

Friday - visits following Shacharit to 12:00 pm. No visits 12:00-1:30 pm.

Motzei Shabbat - visits 8:00-10:00 pm.

Sunday - visits following Shacharit to 12:00 pm, 2:00-5:30 pm and 8:00-10:00 pm. No visits 12:00-2:00 pm and 6:30-8:00 pm.

 

Services:

Friday - Shacharit at 7:00 am; Mincha at 1:30 pm.

Sunday - Shacharit at 7:00 am; Mincha/Maariv at 5:30 pm.

Monday - Shacharit at 7:00 am.

 

Shiva concludes Monday morning after Shacharit.

Eric Kosky ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
Eric Kosky  z"l

On
Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 13 Adar I 5779

Brother/Brother-in-law of:

Arnold & Paula Dubrow, our members

Seymour & Marlene Dubrow

Faigie & Mechel Hershcovich

 

Father of:

Adam Kosky

 

Funeral/Interment:

Tuesday February 19, 2019 at 11:00 am, graveside

Shaarei Shomayim - McCowan Road Cemetery (2 Colonial Avenue - just off of McCowan Road)

 

Shiva:

Tuesday, February 19 - 8 Covington Rd., PH 105

Visits 2:00-5:30 pm and 7:00-9:30 pm

 

Note: Shiva continues in Florida. Please check the website for updated information.

 

Services:
Tuesday, February 19 - Mincha/Maariv at 5:30 pm

William (Bill) Louis Parker ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
William (Bill) Louis Parker  z"l

Yehuda Zev ben Pinchas, haKohen
on
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 12 Adar I 5779

Father/Father-in-law of:

Mitch Parker (Cheryl Parker)

Parker O'Brian (Laine Dalby)

Carole Cantor (Brian Cantor), our members

 

Grandfather of:

Jonathan Parker (Rina Goldberg), our members

Ilana Eastman (Ben Eastman)

Taylor Dalby

Isaac Cantor

Sarit Cantor

Oren Cantor

 

Great-Grandfather of:

Adin Parker

Amiel Parker

Noam Parker

Miri Eastman

 

Funeral:

Monday February 18, 2019 at 11:30 am, Steeles Memorial Chapel

 

Interment:

Pardes Shalom Cemetery, 10953 Dufferin Street, Maple - Lagover Section

 

Shiva:

139 Latimer Avenue, Toronto

Shiva visits from 9 am-1 pm, 3 pm-9 pm and on Friday from 9 am-2 pm.

Shiva concludes Sunday morning - February 24.

 

Services:

Shacharit - Tuesday to Friday 7:30 am, Sunday 8:30 am

Mincha/Maariv - Monday to Thursday 5:30 pm, Friday Mincha at 1:30 pm

Ralph Etigson ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Ralph Etigson  z"l

Raphael ben Yehuda Yosef v' Esther
on
Saturday, February 16, 2019 - 11 Adar I 5779

Father/Father-in-law of:

Barbara Cohen, our member

Esther Etigson

 

Grandfather of:

Uri & Dina Etigson

Shoshana and Sheldon Hauer

Melissa & Josh Sobel

Melanie & David Green

 

Great Grandfather of:

Shimon Matanel, Aryeh Lev, Maayan Rosalie, Odelia Rina, Elchai Roey Etigson, Ashley & Josh Hauer, Jesse & Austin Sobel, Samantha Green, and Madison Green

 

Funeral:

Sunday February 17, 2019 at 3:15 pm, Steeles Memorial Chapel

 

Interment:

Mount Sinai Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim - Palmerston section

 

Shiva:

7 Townsgate Drive, Thornhill (Main Floor Hobby Room)

Shiva visits from 9 am to 11 am, 2 pm to 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and on Friday from 9 am to 2 pm.

Shiva concludes Friday afternoon, February 22nd.

 

Services:

Shacharit - Monday 9 am, Tuesday to Friday 8 am

Mincha/Maariv - Monday to Thursday 5:35 pm

Jean Greenstein ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Jean Greenstein  z"l

Sheindel Goldie bat Mordechai v’Esther Lea
on
Saturday, February 2, 2019 - 27 Shevat 5779

Mother/Mother-in Law of:

Joel Greenstein

Michael & Anita Greenstein

 

Grandmother of:

Jordana (Mitch) Wexler

Daniel (Elizabeth) Greenstein

 

Funeral:

Monday, February 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm, Steeles Memorial Chapel

 

Interment:

Mount Sinai Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim (Old Mount Sinai Section)

 

Shiva:

8 Covington Road in the Social Room, main floor

Monday through Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm

 

2 Covington Road in the Social Room, main floor
Friday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and Saturday from 7:30 to 9:30 pm

 

Services:

Evening - Monday through Thursday, main floor social room at 5:15 pm

Chana Kawalek ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing:
 
Chana Kawalek  z"l
on

January 28, 2019 - 22 Shevat 5779

Mother/Mother-in Law of:
Charlotte Klein z”l
Judy and John Freedman, 
Eli Klein and Miriam Erlichman, our members 

Grandmother of:
Rochelle Kawalek
Erika Kawalek and Wesley Yang
Adam Kawalek and Damien Navarro
Charles Freedman and Cindy Collins
Jay Freedman and Tara Gollish
Isaac Klein and Jodi Katzeff
Yael Klein 
David Klein

Funeral: 
Thursday January 31, 2019 at 1:00 pm, Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean-Talon O, Montreal

Interment:
Zichron Kedoshim Congregation Cemetery, Anshei Ukraina Old Section, de la Savane, Montreal

Shiva:
In Montreal
Thursday following burial until 5:00 and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Friday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., Saturday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m., Sunday to Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. daily. 

Services:
Evening - Evening services at 7:30 p.m.

David Feinman ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
David Feinman  z"l
David ben Moishe v'Rifka
on
Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 7 Shevat 5779

Husband of:
Trudy Feinman (our member)

Brother of:
Saya Victor Feinman (our member)

Father of:
Ellen Feinman

Grandfather of:
Jesse and Becca Moss

Uncle of:
Joyce & Zion Sasson (our members)
Rena & David Siegel

Funeral & Interment (Graveside):
Monday, January 14, 2019, 3:00 pm
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, Shaarei Shomayim Section
6033 Bathurst Street

Shiva:
18 Lower Villiage Gate, #412, Toronto
Visits 2:00-4:00 pm and 6:45-9:00 pm
Friday 2:00-4:00 pm

Services:
Evening - Monday at 4:45 pm, Tuesday to Thursday at 7:00 pm 

Shiva will conclude Sunday morning, January 20.

Amram Meir ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:
 
Amram Meir  z"l
Amram ben HaRav Mordechai v'Leah

on
Thursday January 3, 2019 - 26 Tevet 5779

Father/father-in-law of:
Gady Meir & Donna Friedman Meir
Avi Meir & Rachel Silber
Gili & Harold Rosen (our members)

Grandfather of:
Avital & Yosef
Nava & Benyakir
Jacob
Gabriel
Nesli
Alyla
Joss

Great-grandfather of:
Elisheva Zipora

Funeral & Interment:
Friday, January 4, 12:00 pm
McCowan Road Cemetery, 2 Colonial Ave, Scarborough

Shiva:
140 Viewmount Avenue
Shiva starts Saturday night at 7:30 pm
Shiva visits 9:00 am to 11:00 am, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm only
Sunday 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Services:
Sunday morning 8:30 am
Monday to Thursday morning 7:15 am

Anshel Buxbaum ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Anshel Buxbaum z"l
Asher Anshel ben Yaakov v' Rochel

on
Tuesday, December 25, 2018 - 17 Tevet 5779

Father/Father-in-law of:
Bruria and Danny Frances
Rely and Murray Walsh, our members

Grandfather of:

Ariel (Sara), Liron (Orli), Yael (Eli), Koby {Debbie), Tamar (Rafi)

 

Great Grandfather of:

Jax, Skyler, Ilan, Li'am, Gavriel, Avital (Ariel), Rafi, Atara, Noam, Yoni, Eli, Netanel, Yair, Ken Yirbu

 

Funeral:

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at 12:45 pm

Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave. West, Thornhill

 

Interment:

Pardes Shalom Cemetery, Bnai Torah Section

 

Shiva Details:

500 Glencairn Avenue, Apt. 210 (buzz 137)

 

Services:

Mincha (Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday, Monday) at 4:35 pm

Shacharit (Thursday, Friday, Sunday, Monday) at 7:30 am

 

Shiva concludes January 2, 2019 in the morning.

Lotte Anthony ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Lotte Anthony z"l
Tirza bat Shlomo v'Leah
on
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 8 Tevet 5779

Mother of:
John & Arlene Anthony
Debra Anthony & David Shindman
Marilyn Anthony & Willy Halpert
Karen Anthony & Steven Liss

Funeral:
Monday, December 17 at 3:00 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave W, Thornhill

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park - Shaarei Shomayim Section

Shiva:
35 Heathdale Rd., Toronto
Visits daily between 1:00-4:00 pm and 7:00-9:00 pm 

Services:
Evening - 7:00 pm

Shiva concludes in the morning of Sunday, December 23.

Toni Stambler ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Toni Stambler z"l

on
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 7 Tevet 5779

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Laura Stambler (our member)
Mitch & Susan Stambler
Iam Stambler (our member)

Grandmother of:
Kerrie, Elliott

Funeral:
Monday, December 17, 2018 at 1:30 pm
Benjamin's Park Memorial, 2401 Steeles Ave. West, Toronto

Interment:
Mount Sinai Memorial Park
Shaarei Shomayim Congregation Section (Palmerston)

Shiva:
Private

Rose Factor ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:
 
Rose Factor z"l
Raizel bat Akiva Hersh v Liba Golda

on
Friday, November 23, 2018 - 16 Kislev 5779

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Lorne and Yaffa Factor, our members
Ken and Susie Factor
Marc and Michelle Factor
Linda and Stephen Offenheim, our members

Grandmother of:
Melissa, Carly, Ethan, Lorne, Natan, Sara, Sam, Sydney, Sophie, Ashley, Jake, and Rachel

Great Grandmother of:
Michal and Chaya

Funeral:
Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 2:00 pm
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave W, Thornhill

Interment:
Mount Sinai Memorial Park
Shaarei Shomayim Congregation Section (Palmerston)

Shiva:
335 Hillhurst Blvd.
Sunday night 7:00 pm-9:00 pm 
Monday through Thursday 7:30 am to 11:00 am, 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am to 11:00 am 

Services:
Sunday: Mincha at the Mount Sinai Chapel following interment. Maariv at 7:00 pm at the shiva house.
Monday to Friday: Shacharit at 7:30 am
Monday to Thursday:  Mincha - 4:30 pm

Shiva concludes Friday November 30 at 1:30 pm.

Toby Kadish ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:

 

Toby Kadish ז״ל

Toby Sarah bat Froim ve'Miryam

On

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 13 Kislev 5779

 

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Neal & Karen Kadish
Allan & Orli Kadish

Sister/Sister-in-Law of:
Jerry & Barbara Mortfield
Toby Mortfield

Grandmother of:
Robyn & Daniel, David & Kristin, Carli & Raffy, Joel & Arielle, Melissa & Nickoy, and Seth

Funeral:
Friday, November 23, 2018 at 9:45 am
Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave W, Thornhill​​​​​​​

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, 6033 Bathurst St, Toronto
Shaarei Shomayim Congregation Section

Shiva:
343 Clark Ave W, Suite 405, Thornhill​​​​​​​
Shiva visits Friday following the interment until 2:00 pm 
Saturday night 7:00 pm-9:00 pm 
Sunday through Wednesday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm and 7:00 pm-9:00 pm 

Services:
Mincha - 4:30 pm
Maariv - 7:30 pm

Alex Kremer ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:

 

Alex Kremer ז״ל

Eliyahu Ben Sholom Ve'Rachel

On

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 6 Kislev 5779

 

Husband of:
Anne Kremer

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Roberta Kremer & Sandy Finkelstein (our members)
Sidney (Sholom) Kremer & Zoe Mandel

Grandfather of:
Emma & Michelle, Mara and Adele
Hunter and Alexandra

Funeral:
Friday, November 16, 2018 at 11:00 am
Benjamin's Park Memorial, 2401 Steeles Ave. West, Toronto

Interment:
Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, 6033 Bathurst St., Toronto
Lithuanian Farband Society Section

Shiva:
168 Shelborne Avenue, Toronto
Shiva visits daily 10 am-12 pm; 2 pm until after davening; and 7-9 pm
Sunday after services until noon
Motzei Shabbat 7-9 pm 

Services:
Morning - Sunday at 8:30 am, and Thursday at 7:30 am
Evening - 4:30 pm 

Renee Holzman-Harendorf ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of our member:

 

Renee Holzman-Harendorf ז״ל

Rachel bat Zwi v'Pesel

On

Sunday November 11, 2018 - 3 Kislev 5779

 

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:

Judith Holzman & Harry Cohen

 

Grandmother of:

Aviva, Amanda Cohen and Anthony Ionno

 

Funeral:

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 10:00 am
Benjamin's Park Memorial, 2401 Steeles Ave. West, Toronto

Interment:

Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park, 6033 Bathurst St., Toronto

Shaarei Shomayim Congregation Section

 

Shiva:

7300 Yonge Street, unit #703, Thornhill

Shiva visits daily 7:00 pm-9:00 pm, and Friday 12:00 pm-3:00 pm

 

Services:

Evening - 8:00 pm

 

Shiva concludes Monday, November 19, at 10:00 am promptly.

Marianne Beck ז״ל

 

We regret to announce the passing of:

 

Marianne Beck ז״ל

Miriam bat Elisheva v' Moshe

On

Friday August 24, 2018 – 13 Elul 5778

 

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:

Liddy Beck & Steve Gottesman (our members)

Cathy Beck & Laurence Rubin

Anthony & Laura Beck

 

Grandmother of:

Elizabeth & Jeff (our members)

Sophie & Bryan

Jonathan

Madeleine

Eric & Anya

Gregory

Max

Tamara

Gideon

 

Funeral:

Sunday August 26 at 1:00 p.m.

Benjamin's Park Memorial, 2401 Steeles Ave. West, Toronto

 

Interment:

Beth Tzedec Memorial Park

 

Shiva:

117 Mildenhall Road, Toronto

Shiva visits following the interment to 5:30 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Monday to Thursday from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Friday from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.

Shiva will conclude Friday August 31, at 3:00 p.m.

 

Services:

Evening services at 7:30 p.m.

David Lewittes ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:

 

David Lewittes ז״ל

David ben HaRav Chaim Menachem v'Ethel

On

Tuesday August 7, 2018 – 26 Av 5778

 

Husband of:
Denise Lewittes 

 Brother/Brother-in-Law of:
Joseph & Esther Lewittes
Pnina & Moshe Raziel
Rhona Bar-Asher 

Father/Father-in-Law of:
Malka Lewittes & Elan Pratzer (our members)
Lori Lewittes & Ted Saskin (our members)
Avi Lewittes
Dini & Andi Lewittes
Nathalie & Richard Wachsberg 

Grandfather of:
Ariella, Noam, and Aviva Pratzer (our members)
Oren, Aliza, Michael & Hillary, and Tamar Saskin (our members)
Dani, Eitan & Orly Lewittes
Natan, Aaron, Isaac & Nomi Tannenbaum​​​​​​​
Jacqueline, Daniel & Andrew Wachsberg 

Funeral:
Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1:00 pm 
Benjamin's Park Memorial Chapel, 2401 Steeles Ave. West, Toronto

Interment:
Pardes Shalom Cemetery (Adath Israel Synagogue Section), 10953 Dufferin St., Maple

Shiva:
139 Strathallan Blvd., Toronto
Following the funeral the family will sit shiva on their own
Visits Thursday evening from 7:00 pm-9:30 pm
Visits daily until 11:00 am, from 2:00 pm-5:00 pm, and 7:00-9:30 pm
Friday visits until 3:00 pm
No visits on Saturday night after Shabbat 

Services:
Morning: Friday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday - 7:00 am; Sunday - 8:15 am
Evening: 8:15 pm
Shiva concludes Wednesday, August 15, after Shacharit​​​​​​​
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Eileen Rothbart ז״ל

We regret to announce the passing of:

 

Eileen Rothbart ז״ל

On

Sunday August 5, 2018, 2018 – 24 Elul 5778

 

Mother/Mother-in-Law of:
Evelynne & Michael Bernstein (our members)
Henry Rothbart 

Sister/Sister-in-Law of:
Carole & Jack Padveen 
Martin Mendelsohn 
Vivian & David Campbell
Judy Silver 

Grandmother of:
Joshua Bernstein (our member)

 Funeral:
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at noon
Paperman & Sons - 3888 Jean Talon Street W., Montreal 

Interment:
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Cemetery, 1250 ch.de la Foret.

Shiva: 
Montreal - family will be receiving visitors Tuesday following burial at  200 Lansdowne Ave., Westmount, Montreal
Toronto – commences Thursday at 120 Dewbourne Ave., Toronto
Thursday from 2:00-5:00 pm and 7:30-9:00 pm
Friday from 2:00-5:00 pm
Sunday from 2:00-5:00 pm and 7:30-9:00 pm  

Services:
Morning - 7:30 am on Thursday, Friday and Monday; 8:30 am on Sunday
Evening - 8:15 pm on Thursday and Sunday

For older Bereavement Notices, please go to shomayim.org/bereavement-notices.

Mon, 30 November 2020 14 Kislev 5781