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, October 18 and Saturday, October 19 :
The following names will be read on Friday, October 25 and Saturday, October 26 :
Margot Faivush Ruth London
Anselm Frankel Abraham Akiba Toubes
Manassa Frankel Ida Bucksbaum
Harry Elmets Marcia Paset
Joyce Galinsky Bernhardt Rosenberg
Sidney L. Sands, M.D. Ida Biber
Anna R. Blank Lillie M. Cohen
Robert Hightshoe Dorothea Hendricks
Francis Rubenstein Mel Klearman
Arnold Tepper Rita Sander Weinberg
Joseph Fingerman Rose Spilka
Frank B. Sanders Israel Dubansky
Ralph E. Speer, Jr. Anna Goldman
Lillian S. Bloom Don Mandel
Ina Weishaar Paul Bradley
Millie Blindman Israel Jacob Corn
Sam “Shim” Cohen Belle G. Frankel
Marlene Daniels Helen Lutz Robinson
Dr. Herman I. Frank Madelyn Gottlieb
Joseph Greller Milton Mark
LaVonne Klein
Holly Moore
Gustav Nadel
Louis J. Noun
The following names will be read on Friday, November 8 and Saturday, November 9 : The following names will be read on Friday, November 15 and Saturday, November 16 :
Martha Glayston Maurice Eckstat
Fritz Jacoby Adelaide Krum
Arnold R. Nides Reecie Levin-Becker
Seymour Shlaes Marvin Cohen
Irl Brossman Claude Gruen
Donald Lipman Robert Powell
Sylvain M. Block Benjamin Stern
Lena F. Brody Natalie Harvey
Katherine J. Cunningham Morris Joseph
Ann Parks Simon Kahn
Edward Robinson Becky Cook
Pauline Solomon Annis Gross
Peter Joseph Spoden Jacob S. Grossman
Leo Lorber Hilda Pearlman
Libby Druker Raymond Rosenberg
Eleanor M. Friedman Harry Brody
Arnold M. Goldman Joseph Davidson
Madelyn Levitt Harry A. Friedman
Ida Kiv Arnold M. Gordon
Donald Masters Edwin Sherman
Rhoda Neufeld Joseph I. Weiner
Brady Pratt
A. Joseph Schwied
Celia Weinstock
Dorothy Bloxam
Percy Corran
Bernard Mercer
Moritz Riegelman
Doloris Rosenberg
The following names will be read on Friday, November 22 and Saturday, November 23 : The following names will be read on Friday, November 29 and Saturday, November 30 :
Martin Cotlar Matthew Bucksbaum
Oscar Fischer Julius Epstein
Yale Kramer Harold Goldman
Irving Shanbrom Herman Krause
Lillian Barsky Harry Miller
Louis Canar Ross Daniels
Daniel Carlin Pearl A. Jacobs
Orville “Gene” Heck Shirley Yentis
Dora Kelner Fritz Herzog
Al Lerner Stanton A. Coleman
Edith Robinson A. Arthur Davis
Cornelia Madelon Ball Edward Masters
Louis Bucksbaum Katherine Osherow
Frances W. Cohen Marjorie Zerin
Phyllis Fingerman Steven Frederick
Martha Kipnis Mabel Pomerantz
Sidney Mandelbaum
Isabel Baron Davis
Jack Freedman
Barbara M. Kolmen
Max Wittenstein
Lucille London
Agnes Alcorn
Abraham L. Seidler
Donald R. Silverman
The following names will be read on Friday, December 6 and Saturday, December 7 : The following names will be read on Friday, December 13 and Saturday, December 14 :
Sam Abramson Jonathan D. Cohen
Esther Josephson Dr. Solomon Greenhill
Isidor Karp J Carrell Heller
Serna Lerner Jerry Karbeling
Stella Hiller Bernard Kohn
Sutton Loy Reese Bill Z. Luftman
Marjorie Sheuerman Kahn Harry Hoffman
Lillian Margolin Allen Katz
Elizar Pinchas Musin Fred Lorber
Clair Patterson Julius Samish
Henry Schein Henry Corn
Harriet G. Zagel Chaim Ziffren
Sophia Moohr Adler Edward I. Frankel
Harry Cohen Anne Glauberg
Morris O. Kahn Lillie Harris
Manassa A. Sheuerman Martin “Marty” Robinson
Louis Wolf Jan Sudak
Deena Davidson Friedman Sydney Tabach
Max M. Friedman Leonard Goldenson
Lester G. Gitchell Ines Klein
Mary Kay Schuler Max B. Loeb
Alex Pomerantz
Surella Corran
Shire Kipnis
Isadore S. Lipsey
Bernard Pearlman
Edlaine Davidson
The following names will be read on Friday, December 20 and Saturday, December 21 : The following names will be read on Friday, December 27 and Saturday, December 28 :
Sylvia Bergman Esther Frank
Nancy Caplan Jason Boyd Smith
Lucille Druker William Toran
Viola Leventhal Ruth Barkley
George Morgenstern Besse Gottstein
Lucille Robinson Estelle W. Mandelbaum
Etya Rosenblum Max Rosenberg
Arianne Shrago Arlene Scheir
Joan Walsh Sidney Smuleson
Sidney Meyer Zeff Ronnie Wolf
Joan Ginsberg Jeffrey Morey Krum
Bess Haase Susan M. Wayne
Sara Werblosky Janet Gellman Bailin
Bernard Cowen Meyer Brody
Claire B. Frank Stanley Hiersteiner
John Lewis Jacobs Ann Kneeter
Patricia Stuart Benjamin Shedle
Jodi Lynn Wittenstein Steven N. Blank
Elaine Brooks Minnie G. Gordon
Paul From Heymen B. Kahn
Robert Gitchell Jacob H. Ladin
Betty Jacobson Shifra Robin
Dorothy J. Kikoler Elaine Robinson
Elmer Cohen Myron Rosenberg
George Jagiello Philip Rubin
Rebecca Robinson Lillian Smith
Paula Katzmann Stefany Weinberger
James B. Oppenheimer Paula Weiss
Theresa Taylor Ruth Brenner
Margit Wilson Alta Epstein
Mandel Feingold
Janet Grossman
Aubrey Perrin
Rose Goldenson Stein
Rose Wieder
Marian Bradlin-Stern
Virginia Pratt

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