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BOTTLER, Jack (Soc) - Passed away peacefully
on December 3, 2011 in St. Thomas, Ontario. Beloved husband of
Helen. Loving brother to Beatrice (late Syd) Solomons and to his
late siblings Bessie Bottler, Sarah (Abe) Bronstein and Saul (Sarah)
Bottler. Dutiful son of the late Martin and Sonia Bottler. Jack
was loved and adored by his many nieces and nephews. He was quiet,
hard-working, kind and a generous supporter of the greater communities
of St. Thomas and Toronto. He will be missed very much. Graveside
service was held on Monday, December 5th in St. Thomas. Shiva
was observed in Toronto. Donations to a charity of your choice
would be appreciated.
BERMAN, Walter (Abr)- Walter passed
away peacefully on Friday, November 18, 2011 at the age of 84.
Beloved husband of Barbara Mayoff Berman, loving stepfather of
Dan and Melodie Gula, Barry Gula and Noel Houtteman and cherished
uncle to his many nieces and nephews. A graveside funeral took
place at Bathurst Lawn Cemetery, Court Topaz section, on Sunday,
November 20, 2011 at 10:30 a.m. Shiva was held in Toronto. Donations
may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
[Nikki] Sankey (nee Nash) (Abr) - It is with great sadness
to announce that our sweet Nikki Sankey, passed away Monday, June
20, 2011 in Comox, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, after a
courageous battle with cancer. She was just 41 years old. She
was the beloved soul mate of her husband Greg and loving mother
of her dear daughters Chiara and Sage, and she will be greatly
missed by them. She will be dearly missed by the Nash family:
her mother Cheryl; her father and his wife Allan and Caryn; and
her sister & brother-in-law Shari & Oral; as well as by
the Sankey & Shack family: her in-laws Ann & Carl; John;
Mark, Liz, Carson and Charlie; MaryAnn, Avi, Nathan & Maya.
She will also be missed by her aunts, uncles, relatives &
many friends. The lessons we learned from her and the endless
compassion she graciously gave will live on for an eternity. We
love you, Nikki!! A Memorial Service was held on June 23rd at
11:00am at the Comox Valley Funeral Home, Cremation and Reception
Centre, 1101 Ryan Road. Please, no flowers; donations may be made
to the charity of your choice.
Esther 'Essie' Mayoff (nee
Zipman) (Sch/Ush) On Saturday, December 4, 2010. Beloved wife
of Sol for sixty-nine years. Devoted mother and mother-in-law
of Allan and Johanna. Cherished grandmother of Johanna and Adrian.
Great-grandmother of Dallas, Chelsea and Garrett. Dear sister
of Lillian Zipman and Moe Zipman. Essie will be sadly missed by
all who knew her. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888
Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday, December 7 at 11 a.m. Burial at
the B'nai Brith Congregation Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O.,
Tuesday, December 07, 2010 at 11:00 AM.
Isaacs on Monday, July 26, 2010 in Coral Springs, Florida
at the age of 63. Beloved husband of Elaine (Mayoff) Isaacs (Abr).
Survived by his wife Elaine and sons and daughters-in-law Aaron
& Ronite Isaacs and Brad & Jordana Isaacs. Also survived
by sister Darlene Isaacs and sister and brother-in-law Sandra
and Jay Miller. Cherished son-in-law of the late Meyer and Ada
Mayoff and brother-in-law of Bernie and Denise Mayoff. Gerry was
a pharmacist and a daily "minyonire" at his shul and
a frequent Torah reader.
Mayoff (nee Schwartz) (Abr) On Sunday, July 11, 2010. Beloved
wife of Sol for sixty-seven years. Most loving mother and mother-in-law
of Donna (Roman), Robert and the late Wendy, Doug and Cynthia,
Richard, and Bonnie. Cherished Grandma of Ricky and Evelyn; David;
Chelsea, Dylan, and Harley; Ashley; Cory, Daryl, and Oliver; and
the late Lori. Proud great-grandmother of Emily, Olivia, Andrew,
Montana, Stone and Jade. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Sidney
Schwartz (Marilyn), the late Phyllis and the late Lionel Goldsmith,
Doris and Hy Zilbert, the late Fritz and the late Mack Perel.
Zelda was a special aunt to her many nieces and nephews, and a
true friend to many. She will be so very sadly missed. Many thanks
to her dedicated caregivers, Kerry, Gigi, Zinny, Julius and Nina.
Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Rubin Becker and nurse Elana Cohen. Funeral
service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday,
July 13 at 12:00 noon. Burial at the Chevra Kadisha B'nai Jacob
Congregation Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva private
from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. daily. Donations in her memory may
be made to the Miriam Home Foundation, (514) 345-1300. A
touching tribute - Eulogies from Zelda's family.
Perel (nee Mayoff) (Abr). Ending her ninety-fourth year,
passed away on Sunday, December 20, 2009. Beloved wife of, and
shown with, the late Mack Perel. She will be sadly missed by her
daughters and son-in-law Doreen Kipnis [Neil] and Cheryl Nash.
Proud grandmother of Terri [Andrew], Jill, Shari [Oral] and Monica
[Greg]. Cherished bubbie of Shawn, Adam, Sophie, Chiara and Sage.
Dearest sister of Sol [Zelda] and Doris, sister-in-law of Sarah
and Rae [Jack]. She will be fondly remembered by her many nieces
and nephews. Heartfelt thanks to 5th floor staff of the Jewish
Eldercare Centre for their compassionate care. Donations may be
made in her memory to Sun Youth. A private service was held.
Sydney Solomons - (Soc) Sadly
on Thursday, October 15, 2009, a month before his 90th birthday.
Beloved husband of Beatrice. Loving father of Stephen Solomons
and Gerry Troy, and Cheryl and Leonard Cappe. Adored zaida of
Jeffrey Cappe and Tiana Roebuck, Sonia and Ben Leith, and Mitchell
Cappe. Syd was a proud R.A.F. World War II veteran, honourable
fifty year member of the Masonic Temple and Shriners, lover of
music, nature, crosswords, and cryptograms. Syd was wise beyond
words with an inquisitive mind and his beautiful smile. His cleverness,
wit, and love for his family was inspirational. Service on Sunday,
October 18th at 2:30 p.m. at Beth Tzedec Congregation, 1700 Bathurst
St., with interment at Beth Tzedec Memorial Park. Shiva will be
observed at 81 Ridelle Avenue, until Thursday, October 22nd from
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. If you wish,
memorial donations may be made to the Sydney Solomons Memorial
Fund c/o The Benjamin Foundation, 3429 Bathurst St., Toronto M6A
2C3, 416-780-0324. www.benjamins.ca. Eulogy
by Cheryl Cappe
Dennis Mayoff (Abr) of Chicago
IL passed away in March 2009. Dennis was the husband of the late
Linda Mayoff who passed away in August 2007. Dennis was the only
child of Sam and Bonita Mayoff and had no children.
Betty Drucker Rosen (Hen) passed away on February 25, 2009
in Phoenix, Arizona. Betty was the wife of the late Dr. Irwin
Rosen. Survivors include children Billie Rosen, Barbara Rosen.
Robert Rosen, Richard Rosen and three grandchildren.
MAYOFF, Sarah (ISRAY) (nee Israelovitch).
Suddenly, on Tuesday, August 5, 2008. Beloved wife of Moe Mayoff
for sixty years. Devoted mother and mother-in-law of Nancy Mayoff
and Howard Kates, Joanne Mayoff and James Ondrick. Cherished Bubbie
of Jonathan Leblanc; Amanda Ondrick. Dear sister and sister-in-law
of Bessie and the late Joe Greenblatt, Myrna and Bram Aikman,
the late Anne and the late Mark Gould, the late Louis and the
late Kay Israelovitch, and sister-in-law of Sol and Essie Mayoff,
the late Anne and the late Abe Morantz. Sadly mourned by her many
nieces, nephews, family and friends. Funeral service from Paperman
& Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W. on Thursday, August 7 at 12
noon. Burial at the Reconstructionist Congregation Section, Eternal
Gardens Cemetery, Beaconsfield. Shiva at 6635 Mackle Rd., C.S.L.
through Monday evening. Contributions in her memory may be made
to the charity of your choice.
Allan Mayoff - Peacefully,
surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, January 26, 2008.
Son of the late Stanley and the late Jean Mayoff. Beloved husband
of Eva Busgang. Devoted father and father-in-law of Felicia and
Lionel Perez, Ilana and Neil Hubscher, Jeffrey Busgang, Lisa and
Lorne Rabinovitch, Michael and Barbra Busgang. Proud and adored
Zaidie of Naomi, Amram, Simcha, Avigail; Kayla, Madison, Jeremy;
Jacob, Benjamin, Avrum. Dear brother of Sharon, Hershey (Jackie),
Barry (Christine). Brother-in-law of Abie (Sandy) Schwartz, Benny
(Marlene) Schwartz, Gershon (Kettie) Schwartz. Allan will be lovingly
remembered by his nieces, nephews, family and friends. Funeral
service took place from Paperman and Sons 3888 Jean Talon W. on
Sunday, January 27. Shiva private. Contributions in his memory
may be made to Hope and Cope or to the Segal Cancer Centre c/o
Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
Published in the Montreal Gazette on 1/28/2008.
Barbara Sue SIMON, (75), died on
October 22, 2007 after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Beloved
wife of Herbert, and loving mother and best friend to daughters
Amy York, Lisa Koransky, and the late Paula York. Also survived
by sister and brother-in-law,Marilyn and Ed Fine, stepdaughters,
Mistie and Francesca, son-in-law, Henry Koransky, and the numerous
friends and relatives who loved her dearly.
Barbara enriched our lives through her unconditional love, acceptance,
support, strength, and beauty. She will forever live on in our
hearts and minds. We love and miss her dearly.
Benita Mayoff, wife of the
late Sam Mayoff (Abr) passed away Sept 2, 2006 in Chicago. She
was 91. She is survived by her son, Dennis Mayoff and his wife
Stanley Mayoff passed away on Sunday, June 25, 2006 at the age of 79.
Husband of the late Jean Derzawetz. Beloved father and father-in-law
of Allan and Eva, Sharon, Hershey and Jackie, Barry and Christine.
Cherished grandfather of Felicia and Lionel Perez, Ilana and Neil
Hubscher; Lisa and Lorne Rabinovitch, Jeffrey Busgang, Michael
and Barbara Busgang; Ian Wineberg and Scott, Darrin and Pascale
Wineberg; Ryan and Sophie Mayoff, Brandon Mayoff, Jason Mayoff.
Loving great grandfather of eight. Predeceased by his siblings
Moe, Ben, Jack, Ziggy, Anne, Issie, Saul and Burke. Dear brother-in-law
of Abie and Hilda Derzawetz. Special thanks to James for his care
and devotion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean
Talon St. W. on Tuesday, June 27 at 3:15 p.m. Burial at the Bassarabier
Hebrew Cemetery, de la Savane, Montreal, Quebec.
Anne (Routtenberg) (Mayoff) Singer
SINGER, Anne (nee Routtenberg). Surrounded by her family,
on Wednesday, February 15, 2006. Born in Montreal May 25, 1911,
to the late Adele and Joseph Routtenberg. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Moses Mayoff, and
the late Hyman Singer. Treasured mother of Joyce, Edward, Joel
and Sharon. Proud and beloved grandmother of Annie Hughes, Layah
and Sasha Singer-Wilson, and Phoebe Singer. Predeceased by her
dear siblings and their spouses Max and Raelene Routtenberg, Rae
and Ted Mackie, David and Tessie Routtenberg, and Sara Routtenberg.
Loving aunt to her many nieces and nephews. Anne was devoted and
loyal to her family and friends and will be greatly missed. Funeral
service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W. on Thursday,
February 16 at 12:15 p.m. Shiva at Ruby Foos Thursday evening
only. Donations in her memory may be made to the Jewish Eldercare
Centre Foundation, (514) 738-4500 Ext.: 2125. Published
in the Montreal Gazette on 2/16/2006.
Rhea Sabran Garone Johnson (Ush)
Born 2/6/30-Died 10/9/04. Rhea was the daughter of Max Sabran
and Ann Mayoff Sabran (Ush). In her younger years, she modeled
for Macy's and, later in life, she worked for the Dept. of Welfare.
She was married to Marty Garone and they raised their two daughters,
Bonnie and Marcie in Valley Stream, NY. After Marty died, she
married Herb Johnson and, in the mid-'90s they moved to Lawndale,
CA. Rhea is survived by her sister Sandra, her brother Alan and
Joan, her husband, her daughters, and her granddaughter Kylette
(age 10) who is Marcie's daughter. During the funeral service,
which was held on Oct 12 in Redondo Beach, the Rabbi read a poem
that Kylette wrote for her grandmother. (Above photo taken
at a Mayoff Family mini-reunion in Tarzana CA on July 19, 2000.)
ROSEN, Irwin, 81, (shown
above with his wife many years ago and at his home in 1999).
Col. Irwin E. Rosen, ret. USAF, M.D. died Jan. 11, 2003, at the
Paradise Valley Estates Retirement Community, Fairfield, CA. He
was born July 5, 1922 in Chicago. Dr. Rosen graduated from University
of Illinois and University of Illinois Medical School in 1946,
and interned at Cook County Hospital in Chicago. He went into
the army and was stationed in Tokyo, where he was a doctor for
Tojo and other Japanese war criminals. He began orthopaedic residency
at Fitzsimmons Army Hospital in Washington, D.C. for one year
and then transferred to Walter Reed Army Hospital for two years.
He then changed to the Air Force and spent a one year residency
at University of Iowa Hospital. Irwin practiced orthopaedic surgery
in the Air Force for twenty years and was also flight surgeon,
retiring in 1964 to go into private practice in Fremont, CA. He
retired from medicine in 1991.
Irwin was an inveterate reader, being fond of history, particularly
World War II, the biographies of political and military leaders,
and the events of our time. He enjoyed traveling overseas and
got to see much of the world. He loved music and his two miniature
schnauzer dogs, Lucy and Stanzi. He became well-known at Paradise
Valley Estates for his humorous, witty and touching stories of
military medical life which were printed regularly in a monthly
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Betty Rosen;
daughters, Billie Rosen of Arizona and Barbara Rosen of Santa
Rosa; sons, Robert Rosen of Washington and Richard Rosen of Iowa;
and grandchildren, Ezekiel Parnow of San Diego, Austin Parnow
of San Luis Obispo and Megan Parnow of Santa Rosa.
MAYOFF, Ada, 91, resident of Merrill
Gardens in Tamarac died suddenly on September 19. Predeceased
by Meyer, beloved husband of 58 years.
She is survived by loving daughter Elaine (Gerald) Isaacs; son
Bernard (Denise) Mayoff; grandchildren Jeffrey Mayoff, Robert
Mayoff, Aaron (Ronite) Isaacs, Elizabeth Mayoff, Cheryl (Richard)
Navarrete, Bradley Isaacs, great-grandson Richard Navarrete, Jr.
BOTTLER, Martin. (photo
above taken at the 1995 reunion) After a lengthy illness
in London, Ontario on Friday, July 26, 2002, Martin Samuel Bottler
of London, Ontario, Canada, in his fifty-second year. Dear son
of Sarah Stone of London and the late Saul Bottler, dear brother
of Maxine and her husband Len Silverstein of London and Rhea Bottler-Fineberg
of Montreal. Martin will be fondly remembered by many nieces and
nephews, and a great-nephew. Predeceased by his sister Marilyn
Yearow. A graveside service will be held on Monday, July 29, 2002
at 2 p.m. at Or Shalom Cemetery. Shiva will be held on Monday,
Tuesday and Wednesday evenings at 27-14 Doon Drive, London. Logan
Chapel Furtney Funeral Homes, 371 Dundas Street, London in charge
of arrangements. A tree will be planted as a living memorial to
Abe Morantz, (shown
above with his bride many years ago and at his restaurant in June,
2000) Peacefully on Saturday, October 6, 2001. Beloved
husband of the late Anne Mayoff. Loving and devoted father and
father-in-law of Rhona and Richard Pervin, Ian and Randi Morantz.
Cherished grandpa of Elana, Leah, Tobi, Nicholas, Joshua, and
Andrew. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Joe and Mollie Morantz,
Phil and Zelda Morantz, Helen and David Mankofsky, the late Molly
and the late Leonard Bodenstein, the late Pearl and the late Ben
Ash; and brother-in-law of Sol and Essie Mayoff, Moe and Sarah
Mayoff. He will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and all
of those whose lives he touched. The family would like to thank
the staff of the Mount Sinai Hospital Palliative Care unit for
their heartwarming care and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman
& Sons, 3888 Jean Talon West on Monday, October 8 at 1:45
p.m. Burial at the Congregation Adath Israel Cemetery, de la Savane.
Shiva at his residence. Due to the Festival of Sukkoth, the Shiva
will commence on the evening of Wednesday, October 10. Donations
in his memory may be made to the "Anne and Abe Morantz Memorial
Fund" c/o the Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation, 5690 boulevard
Cavendish, Cote St. Luc, Quebec, Canada, H4W 1S7. (514) 369-2222
Bessie Bottler, (Soc) Peacefully, on Saturday, June
30, 2001, at Maimonides Hospital, Montreal. Beloved daughter of
the late Martin and the late Sonia Bottler. Devoted sister of
Beatrice and Syd Solomons of Toronto, Jack and Helen Bottler of
St. Thomas, the late Sarah and the late Abe Bronstein and the
late Saul Bottler and Sarah Stone. Loving aunt and great-aunt
of many nieces and nephews. Bessie endured 90 years, 75 of which
were spent hospitalized. Many thanks to the staff of Maimonides
for all their kindness, and particularly to her caregiver Sima
Alegria Ben Shabat, and cousin Zelda Mayoff. After all her suffering,
Bessie is finally at rest. Graveside Service took place at the
Hebrew Sick Cemetery, Montreal, on Sunday, July 1, 2001. Shiva
at 81 Ridelle Ave., Toronto. Arrangements entrusted to Paperman
& Sons Inc., Montreal. "You were well loved, Bessie"
Hy Nickow, (Hen), (shown above with wife Adrienne) On January
25, 2001. adored husband of Adrienne, nee Wax, devoted father
of Ross (Marcia), Glenn (Jane), Todd Nickow, and a daughter, Marsha
Niles; awesome grandfather of Andre, Alex and Camille Nickow;
faithful brother of the late Martin (Nita) Nickow; loving son
of the late Louis and Minnie Nickow; fond son-in-law of Blanche
and the late Harold Wax. President of General Loose Leaf Bindery,
CPA, Attorney, Cub Scout Leader, Temple Officer, Graduate of Northwestern
University and WW II Veteran. Services at 2 p.m., Sunday, January
28 at Temple Beth-El, 3610 Dundee Rd., Northbrook. Interment Shalom
Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pancreatic
Cancer Action Network, P.O. Box 4809, Palos Verdes, CA 90274,
www.pancan.org or Temple Beth-El. Arrangements by Chicago Jewish
Funeral, William Goodman Funeral Director, 847-229-8822, www.legacy.com
(Sam), (shown above with wife Libby)
On September 20, 2000 passed away in Florida. Beloved
husband of Libby, father of Rena, Steve, Buddy, Honey (Wittenberg)
and the late Howard. Predeceased in 1965 by his first wife Doris
. Brother of Stanley and the late Moe, Ann, Ben, Saul, Israel,
Siggy and Berke. Grandfather of Garreth Rogers, Debbie and Amanda
Mayoff, Keith Mayoff, Morgan, Erica and Seth Wittenberg. (Official family announcement is requested.)
Esther Mayoff. (Ush/Sch) On Saturday,
February 5, 2000 at age 102. Beloved wife of the late Hyman. Loving
mother and mother-in-law of Sol and Essie, Moe and Sarah, and
Abe and the late Anne Morantz. Cherished grandmother of Allan
and Joey Mayoff of California, Rhona and Richard Pervin, Ian and
Randy Morantz, Nancy Mayoff, and Joanna and James Ondrick. Great-grandmother
of seven. Predeceased by her brother and three sisters. She will
be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews and relatives. Esther's
life spanned the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. The family would
like to thank the staff of the St. Mary's Hospital for their kind
care and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman and Sons, 3888
Jean Talon West on Tuesday, February 8 at 3 p.m. Burial at the
Jewish Assistance Cemetery, de la SavaneSavane (Section D-10).
Donations in her memory may be made to the Golden Age Association,
Nina Diamant, (Lei) daughter of Lisa
and Max 'Mottle' Majew passed away in Tel Aviv, Israel in January
2000 at age 66. Sister of Lillian Novak and Aunt of Lion and Ella.
son of Libby and Sam Mayoff, passed away August 27, 1999
in Southern California at the age of 82. His wife Ruth died in
1993. He is survived by his (step) children, Fred Gray and Sheila
O'Krakel, and numerous grandchildren. Also survived by brothers
Jack Mayoff of Sunrise, Florida and Stanley Mayoff of Montreal,
Quebec and many nieces and nephews. Through the generosity of
Ben, numerous Mayoff's were sponsored for immigration to the United
States including Mayoff genealogist, Art Mayoff.
passed away in Montreal on August 3rd, 1999 at the age
of 59 after a valiant fight with cancer. Teddy leaves his wife
Linda, son Jason and daughter-in-law, Marla Mayoff, daughter Melissa
and son-in-law Patrick Pelletier, son Darren Mayoff, cherished
grandson Sebastian Pelletier and darling granddaughter Amanda
Mayoff; Mother-in-law, Hilda After; Brother and sister-in-law
Arthur & Sue Mayoff of Benicia, California and sister and
brother-in-law Susan and Peter Vamos of Montreal; Brother-in-law
of Susie and Peter Henderson of Lasalle Manitoba. Teddy, a Chartered
Accountant found much solace in the innocence of his two grandchildren.
He often spoke of his enjoyments of life and always emphasized
how his life had been fulfilled through the joy of his grandchildren.
Those who attended the Montreal reunion will remember Teddy recounting
stories, and with his guitar, singing his fun songs for all of
us. Donations may be sent to the Teddy
Mayoff Memorial Fund at the Jewish General Hospital.
I will miss you Teddy.
Your brother, Art
Meyer "Mike" Mayoff, (Abr) 87, of North Lauderdale, Florida, passed
on to eternal rest on November 20, surrounded by people he loved.
Survivors include Ada, his loving
wife of 58 years; son Bernard and Denise Mayoff; daughter Elaine
and Gerald Isaacs; grandchildren Jeffrey, Robert, Elizabeth and
Cheryl Mayoff; Aaron and Bradley Isaacs; brother Sol and Zelda
Mayoff; sisters Doris Bezonsky and Fritz Perel; and many nieces
(hen) passed away on November 8th
, 1998, 1 month shy of his 70th birthday. He is survived by his
wife, Nita, son Edward & daughter in law Shirlee, daughter
Wendy Morton and son in law Tom, son Dan and daughter in law Betsy
and 8 grandchildren.
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