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, May 31 and Saturday, June 1 :
The following names will be read on Friday, June 7 and Saturday, June 8 :
Ruth M. Block Ned Barsky
Phillip Epstein Esther Klass Belin
Joe Grivois Mary Fingerman
Julius P. Schoenebaum Morris Katanick
Charlotte Wolf Edith Lepolstat-Cohen
Agnes Louise Duchen Alice Hershfield
Pearl Kaplan Jennie Menzer
Norman I. Menzer Bess Pasternack
Fannye B. Jacobson Harry Abrams
Ron Rubin Elliott Baskin
Sergio Daniel Rudich Edward Otto Wolf
Jacob Shalett Gertrude Bassman
Roy Lee Swarzman Harold Friedman
Margaret Holland Brown Robert Mandelbaum
Hyman Druker Samuel Neufeld
Harry Hiersteiner Susan Hahn
Chester P. Goldman Goodman S. Robinson
Isadore Pomerantz
Sheila Robinson
Samuel Fingerman
Erika Goldburg
Robert Lubetkin
Philip Remer
Francis Hunter Rouda
Ben Silverstein
The following names will be read on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15 : The following names will be read on Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 :
Jay J. Barmish David S. Gold
Dave Hoffman Shirley Ann Jacobs
Ralph Hulse Alice Shapiro
Solomon Joseph Marcus Younker
Michael Siegel Ruth Zapel
Mary E. Friedman Rabbi Aaron Gorbaty
Maurice Friedman Muriel Oxer
Irma F. Joseph Bertha Sheuerman Strauss
Alan Pearlman Phyllis Eisenberg
Edward Sheppard Cecil Haas
Maurice Raphael Rosin Nathan Levitt
Mathilda Jacobs Wolf Leona Mills
M. Burton Drexler Joseph Taub
Mollie G. Goldman Esther Wolf
Edward Hackner Verna S. Copple
Benjamin Paset Sarah Kaplan
Michael Saffel Morton Freeder
Sam Callistein Myer Silverstein
Bernard Cohen Ralph Copple
Annette Friedman Betty Dubansky
Sue Levin Andrea Elena Levitt
Ronald Press
Ida Bader
The following names will be read on Friday, June 28 and Saturday, June 29 : The following names will be read on Friday, July 5 and Saturday, July 6 :
Mildred Pomerance Larry Cotlar
Constance N. Belin Babette Joseph
Lawrence Duplessis Irving Lazar
Ben Glazer Robert Weinberg
Moses Marks Joseph Kuhn
Bessie Goldberg Gilbert Weishaar
Arthur David Brody Carrie Oppenheimer
Irene L. Boldes Charlotte Solomon
Norman M. Wilchinski Albert Ravreby
Estelle Hackner Sarah Gold
Charles Hendricks Fanny Biber Land Lazarus
Herman Katzman Alan Rapaport
Sigmund Kikoler Jon Marc Cooper
Eleanor Esther Taub Rose Miller Cowen
Rosalyn Berck Harry Marks
Marjorie P. Epstein
Tinny Nadel
Frances Rosin
The following names will be read on Friday, July 12 and Saturday, July 13 : The following names will be read on Friday, July 19 and Saturday, July 20 :
Robert Isaac Adato Gretchen G. Friedman
Martin Bucksbaum Harriette Lubetkin
Irving Numeroff Agnes Wilchinski
George Stern Joseph “Shadow” Foley
Julius C. Swartz Sam Fortess
Phyllis Grossman Weber Gertrude Greenhill
Sylvia Feingold Theodore “Ted” Livingston
Herbert Harris Louis J. Rosenthal
Albert Bassin Bessie Greenhill
George Chayet Jana Grady
Simon Frank Nathan Rubenstein
Samuel Hurwitz Arthur Goldford
Shirley Pearlman Harry Goldman
Arthur H. Friedman Leon L. Jacobs
Ida Klein Lloyd Miller
Jerry Oxer Stan Steinger
Louie Patterson Philip Miller
Caroline Maas Weinstock
Thelma June DeTemple
Matthew Kaufmann
Max Saul Berck
Steve Dubansky
Abraham Friedlich
Sadie Lipsey
Bertha Purnell
Abraham Sklar
Nathan Beckerman
John E. Cunningham
Benjamin Leventhal
The following names will be read on Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27 : The following names will be read on Friday, August 2 and Saturday, August 3 :
Jerry Dann Ike M. Block
Nathan Dann Louis E. Cohen
Dorothy D. Krause Myron “Mike” Goldman
Samuel Newmeyer Ethelyn Cohen Swartz
Helene Barricks Oscar Karp
Norman M. Carmel Theodosia “Theo” Blank
Dr. Nathan Josephson Nicholas L. Friedman
Freda Leff Leone Morgenstern
Burton Press Selma Strasburger
Lucille Weishaar Roscoe Alcorn
Rose Biber Steven Bassman
Lillian Rothenberg Emma Katanick
Julius Mandelbaum Jennie R. Brody
Max Shloss Charlotte From
Loretta C. Conley Ether Mallon
Norman Plaslur J.J. Mallon
Lee Hurwick William “Bill” Silver
Burton Joseph Sr. Chester Stricker
Belle Mintzer Emmanuil I. Troyansky
Richard A. Schuler Hannah Davidson Aldes
Arnold Caplan Mary Bader Cohen
Max Hiller Helen Gruen
Roy Hjelmaas Muriel Lantor
Minnie Pomerantz

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