Yahrzeit Observances

In Reform practice, the names of the dead are often recited on the Shabbat nearest the yahrzeit.  It is a mitzvah (commandment) to observe yahrzeit, the anniversary of the day of death, by reciting Kaddish and attending services.

The following names will be read on Friday, August 31 and Saturday, September 1:
The following names will be read on Friday, September 7 and Saturday, September 8:
Morton Gold Flora Mary Foss
Sarah H. Gordon Josephine Gitchell
Margy Schwartz Enrique Klein
Bernard Karp Rebecca Slootheer
Ruth Greenhill Spatt Robert Wolfson
John Arum Louis Ansher
Eli Braverman Norma Cranberg
Charles Duchen Rose Epstein
Mary Gordon Bertha Lazar
Stephen A. Gross Edward E. Leavitt
Estelle Leib Fannie Mae Wallerstein
Minnie Levitt Judith Mae Berck
Ruth Jacobson Riva Purisman
Milton Price Isyador A. Kolmen
Beverly Rosenfeld Toby Miller
Herman M. Brown Alex Brian Richards
Joseph L. Davidson Samuel Bobb
Byron Levene Dr. Maurice H. Noun
Suzanne Jacobs Mark Leonard Selanikio
Mildred L. Miller Jack Finkelstein
Charlotte Solar Kive Noun
Dorene Zieman Samuel Pidgeon
Meyer Mintzer Abraham Sheuerman
Herman H. Grossman Sylvia Toran
Harold Schwartz Gertrude F. Brody
Morris Woods Honora R. Levine
Eugene Mannheimer
Hyman Robinson
   
The following names will be read on Friday, September 14 and Saturday, September 15: The following names will be read on Friday, September 21 and Saturday, September 22:
Adeline G. Abramson Sheryle Cohen
Mose Cohen Maurice DeGraff
Gerry Gruen Anne Kessel
Ilse Rosenthal Maury Rapaport
Jacob Joseph Aaron Blair
Mildred Kaufman Martin Greller
Mike Masters Rose Seidler Lesser
David R. Miller Margaret Pomerantz
Abraham Robinson Helen Brown Ross
Carole Rubiner Alan Lee Seidler
Sara Shlaes Jack Silverstein
Sophia Frankel Larry Toraason
Max Goldberg Jean Cook
Beulah Pierce Fred Katzmann
Dorothy Pomerantz Ernie Brody
Florence Silverstein Strauss Donald J. Brown
Harry R. Frankle Arthur Cohen
Sylvia Rosenthal Thomas Robinson
Helen Pomerantz Sandler Lee Taran
Ronni Sherman Anne G. Friedman
Sigurd Anderson, III
Thelma Dickman
Betti Kiess
   
The following names will be read on Friday, September 28 and Saturday, September 29: The following names will be read on Friday, October 5 and Saturday, October 6:
Margot Faivush Hans Pintus
Dorothy K. Grossman Abraham Akiba Toubes
Samuel Hiersteiner Ethel Miller Cohen
Ray Epstein Allan Abrams
Samuel Romanoff Irving Bernstein
Marjorie Schein Ida Biber
Morton Adler Edna Frankel
Arnold G. Corn Isidore Kaplan
Solomon L. Hahn Ariel Parkinson
Joseph Fingerman Tony LeRoy Clemens
Anne Loeb Sally Klearman
Morris Samish Earl Koskovick
Samuel H. Bloom Norma Silver
Lillian Epstein Benjamin Strasburger
Ina Weishaar Jerry Ward
Dr. Herman I. Frank Harry I. Robinson
Gustav Nadel I.J. Swarzman
Lorraine Plaslur Louis A. Corn
Lillian Dubansky
David Herbert Lipsey
Julia McReynolds
Rose Rubin
Julian Brody
Ronald Feldstein
Ellen “Nadine” Gaston
Leo Tobis
Dana Toraason

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