Mazel Tov: Our congratulations to:
Edna & David Shamash on the birth of a grandson, Liev Philip on June 1, 2017. Proud parents are Naomi & Dan Krupnick of Washington, D.C.
Rick & Bonnie Lasker on the birth of a granddaughter, Zoey Quinn Lasker on May 5, 2017. Proud parents are Jeff & Jenn Lasker Zoey is welcomed by big brother Spencer Reed
Laura Berlin and Fred Gladstone on the birth of a grandson, Emmett Levi Gladstone, on May 1, 2017 Proud parents are Shira & Michael Gladstone.
Nehama: We extend heartfelt condolences and support to:
Daughter Sandra Needelman and her husband Marc; son Michael Katzman and his wife Pam; grandchildren; great grandchildren; sisters-in-law Beatrice Harris and Rita M. Tafaro; and their entire family on the passing of Joseph “Zadie” Katzman, June 16, 2017/23 Sivan 5777. 23 Sivan is also the yahrzeit of his beloved wife, Norma. Funeral services will be on Monday, June 19, at 1:00pm, at the Emanuel Synagogue, 160 Mohegan Drive in West Hartford. Interment with full military honors will follow at the First Ludmir Benevolent Cemetery, Cleveland Ave. Extension, Hartford, off Tower Avenue. The family will then receive friends back at the Emanuel Synagogue for a meal of condolence. The family will observe shiva at the home of Sandra and Marc Needelman, 5 Adams Rd, Bloomfield, starting on Tuesday and continuing Wednesday and Thursday from 2:30pm to 8:00pm, with minyan at 7:00pm. Memorial donations may be made to the Emanuel Synagogue; Jewish War Veterans, Sgt. John L. Levitow Post 45, c/o Mel Marcus, 52 Republic Drive, Apt. 154, Bloomfield, CT, 06002; or to the Odie’s Orchard Hill Rescue, 542 Hopmeadow Street #243, Simsbury, CT 06070.
Sons Aaron and Micah Tsukroff, daughter Annaliese Tsukroff, mother Judith P. Tsukroff, sisters, Iris Weaver, Eliana Tsukroff and her husband Fred Spaeth, brothers Milo Tsukroff and his wife Karin, Nathan Tsukroff and his wife Susan, Ray Tsukroff and his husband Keith Stone, Brandon Tsukroff, Kevin Tsukroff; 9 nieces, 7 nephews, and 2 great-nieces and their entire family on the passing of their father, son, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and great-uncle Ian Tsukroff , June 2, 2017/8 Sivan 5777. FDonations in Ian’s memory may be made to Temple Beth El, 118 Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
Wife Estelle Freed, sons, Michael Freed and Andrew Freed and his wife Tracy; grandchildren, Emily Freed and her husband Brad Hershbein, Zachary Freed and his wife Karen, Amanda Freed, Alexandra Freed, Jack Freed and Charlotte Freed; great-granddaughter Addison Freed; and their entire family on the passing of Myron Freed, May 30, 2017/6 Sivan 5777. Memorial donations may be made to the Emanuel Synagogue or to the charity of one’s choice.
Daughter Helene and her husband Gary Fisher, son Larry and his wife Julie Cohen; grandchildren, Matthew and Jeremy Fisher, Nicholas and Alexis Cohen; brother-in-law Donald Cohen; and their entire family on the passing of Sylvia Cohen, May 31, 2017/6 Sivan 5777. Sylvia was predeceased by her beloved husband of blessed memory, Norman Cohen. Memorial donations may be made to the Minyonaires’ Club of the Emanuel Synagogue or to J.C.S.O. Acknowledgments may be sent c/o Helene Fisher, 1684 Pembrook Road, Maple Glen, PA 19002.
Sons, David, Steven and Jeffrey Dolgoruck, two granddaughters, two great-grandchildren, two brothers, and their entire family on the passing of their mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and Emanuel member Lucy Dolgoruck, May 26, 2017/1 Sivan 5777. Memorial donations may be made to the Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, 282 Washington Street, Hartford, CT 06101.
Daughters Sheri (Steve) Papish and Robin Levine (Joe Loftus), four grandsons, and their entire family on the passing of their mother and grandmother, Hattie Kaplan, May 21, 2017/25 Iyyar 5777. Memorial donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) or the American Macular Degeneration Foundation (AMDF).
Our Emanuel Rabbinic Intern Leora Kling Perkins and her entire family on the passing of her dear aunt, Reena Kling, May 18, 2017/22 Iyyar 5777. Reena was the devoted mother of Lev Kling-Bronstein, beloved partner of Kimberly Warsett, loving sister of Elana Kling Perkins and husband Rabbi Carl Perkins and Adina Kling and husband Judah Levine, and adoring aunt of Leora, Jeremy, Dov and Eitan.
Rona Gollob and her entire family on the passing of her dear former father-in-law Fred Gollob, May 10, 2017/15 Iyyar 5777.
Emanuel members sister Rhoda Steinberg, cousins David & Merle Harris, wife Elaine Nisselbaum, three children, four grandchildren, and their entire family on the passing of Jerome S. Nisselbaum, April 20, 2017/24 Nisan 5777. Graveside services will be held on Sunday, April 23, at 11 a.m., at United Synagogues of Greater Hartford Cemetery, Waverly Street, Hartford, CT. Donations may be made to The Emanuel Synagogue or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Wife Helene Fishman, daugher Randy Parks and her husband Rick, son David Fishman and his wife Carol, son Stuart Fishman and his wife Corinne, brother Ed Fishman and his wife Eve, the late Bobby Fishman and his wife Hedyth, sister-in-law Rose Ashbes, grandchildren Ross and his wife Ally, Brian, Alex, Michael, Jacob, Henry, and Claire on the passing of Arthur Lewis Fishman, Saturday April 15, 2017/ 19 Nissan 5777.
Husband Alan Rosenthal, sons Steven and his wife Stephanie Rosenthal and David Rosenthal, brother Leonard Bialick and his wife Ramona, grandchildren Rachel, Alyssa, Ben (Nicole) Jason, Sadie, Aidan and Ian, nieces and nephews and their entire family on the passing of their wife, mother, sister, grandmother and aunt Faye S. (Bialick) Rosenthal, April 4, 2017/8 Nisan 5777. Donations may be made to The Emanuel Synagogue or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Daughter Sheryl Kopel and her husband Stuart, daughter Judith Hootnick (Lewis), son Daniel Lesnoy (Wendy); brother, Bert Berfond; brothers-in-law, Herb Lesnoy (Loly) and Milton Lesnoy (Joan); grandchildren, Jonathan Hootnick (Samantha), Jessica Hootnick (Ben Heatwole), Rebecca Sierra (Samuel), Tamar Lesnoy, Ilan Lesnoy, Joshua Lesnoy (Lilianne) and Arielle Lesnoy; and five great-grandchildren, Benjamin, Caleb, Noah, Nathaniel and Shea, and their entire family on the passing of their mother, sister, sister-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother Mona Lesnoy March 26, 2017/29 Adar 5777. Donations may be made to the American Heart Association or to The Emanuel Synagogue.
Husband Leonard Glazier, son Michael Glazier and his wife Jody Brown, daughter Bonnie Glazier, beloved grandchildren Amy Glazier, Tracy Glazier, Tyler DeBussey, Kyle DeBussey, and Megan DeBussey and brother in-law Phillip Glazier on the passing of Joan Leopold Glazier, March 25, 2017/27 Adar 5777.
Contributions in memory of Joan may be made to the Kurt and Henriette Leopold and Joan Leopold Glazier Endowed Scholarship at the Hartt School of the University of Hartford or the Emanuel Synagogue.