Robert Usen-Of Chesnut Hill,on September 24, 2016.Notice to follow
Louis Rosenblum-of Belmont, on September 22, 2016. Beloved husband of Sandra (Pletman) Rosenblum. Devoted father of Laurie Beth Rosenblum, Bruce David Rosenblum and his wife Irina Golfman Rosenblum. Dear grandfather of Aaron Isaac Rosenblum. Brother of the late David Aaron Rosenblum and Hannah Rosenblum. Funeral service at Beth El Temple Center, 2 Concord Ave., Belmont, on Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:30 am. Interment private. Memorial observance will be at his residence Monday 7-9 pm and will continue Tuesday at the home of Bruce and Irina Rosenblum 6-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel, 28 Arrandale Ave., Great Neck, NY 11024, or Jewish Family and Children’s Services, 1430 Main Street, Waltham, MA 02451.
Dana Snyder-of Acton,on September 23, 2016.Beloved husband of Janet Klagge. Devoted father of Stephen Snyder and step father of Kevin Klagge. Dear grandfather of Yashayah,Micah, Adina Klagge and Hanna Snyder.Dear brother of Jill Nichols,Jan Snyder and Jeffrey Snyder.Graveside service at The Beth El Cemetery, 100 Waverly Ave., Chelmsford,MA, on Sunday, September 25, 2016 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers remembrances to Wellesley Weston Chabad, 793 Worcester St., Wellesley, MA 02481.
Betty Brandner, 103, resident of Brighton since 2005. Born in Brooklyn, New York, and a resident there for 93 years. Devoted wife of the late Bernard Brandner, M.D. Beloved mother of Anita Weinberger and her husband, Howard, Ellen Colton and her husband Clark and Harvey Brandner and his wife, Sandy. Loving grandmother of 10, great grandmother of 24, and great-great-grandmother of 2. She was a graduate of Brooklyn College, and also received her Masters in Education there. She taught math at Dyker Heights J.H.S. in Brooklyn for thirty-five years. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her and loved her.Services at The Riverside-Boulevard Chapel, Hewlett, L.I., NY
Arthur Martin Sobol
Sobol- Arthur Martin, 69, of Newton, Massachusetts passed away September 14, 2016 at Beth Israel surrounded by close friends and family.
He was born March 7, 1947 in Boston, Massachusetts, the only son to the late Lilian and George Sobol. He graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Mathematics. He worked as a programmer at both Mass General Hospital, and Harvard School of public health.
He will always be remembered by anyone who met him, for his childlike enthusiasm, humor, constant singing, pleasant disposition and mostly for the lives he touched with his generosity. He not only opened his home, but also his heart to his caregiver Carolen Everrette, and her family adopting them as his own family. Arthur will forever be in our hearts and thoughts.
Graveside services at the Workmen’s Circle Cemetery, 776 Baker Street, West Roxbury, on Sunday, September 25, 2016, at 10:00 am. Remembrances in his memory may be made to a charity of your choice.
Robert S. Goldman
Of Dedham, formerly of NY, on August 18, 2016. Husband of the late Varda (Caspi) Goldman. Graveside service on Thursday, September 15, 2016 at 11:00 am at New Montefiore Cemetery, 1180 Wellwood Ave., West Babylon, NY.
Mildred (Small) Salwen
SALWEN- Mildred (Small), of Newton, on September 11, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Melvin Salwen. Devoted mother of Jonathan Salwen and his wife Sharon. Dear grandmother of Benjamin and Allison. Loving brother of the late Lee Small. Graveside services at Temple Israel Cemetery, 492 North Avenue, Wakefield, on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 1:00 pm. Memorial observance will be at the home of Jonathan and Sharon Salwen, 6-9 pm on Thursday. Remembrances may be made to Alzheimer’s Association of MA, 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA 02472.
Elliot Comenitz-of Boston, on September 11, 2016.Beloved husband of Nancy (Risman) Comenitz and the late Barbara(Kates) Comenitz. Devoted father of Nancy Comenitz,Bruce Comenitz and his wife Roslyn, Linda Gelda and her husband Steven, Jay Comenitz and his wife Debbie, Jamie Chaloff and her husband Greg, Jon Pressman and his wife Linda, and Julie Carter and her husband Edward. Dear grandfather of Elizabeth Gelda and her husband Bismarck Dangla, Jennifer Gelda and her fiance Adam Johnson, Brian and Michael Comenitz, Matthew and Corey Comenitz, Scott Chaloff, Alex Chaloff and his wife Annika, Courtney Chaloff, Andrew and Nicole Pressman, Allison and Abigail Carter. Dear brother of the late Mildred Pantuck and Louis Comenitz. Services at Temple Emanuel, 385 Ward St., Newton, on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 1:00pm.Following interment at Baker St., West Roxbury, memorial observance will be at the home of Linda and Steven Gelda until 5:00pm and will continue Wednesday 7-9pm, Thursday 2-4 & 7-9pm and Friday 2-4pm. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to Brigham and Women’s Hospital c/o Development Office,116 Huntington Ave.,Boston,MA 02116
Dennis J. Beckingham
of Boston, died in Scotland on September 3, 2016 surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Meryl (Kula) Beckingham. Devoted father of Jamie Beckingham, Taylor Beckingham, and Scott Beckingham and his wife Candice. Loving grandfather of Riley. Dear brother of Linda Saunders and her husband Mike and brother-in-law of Lori Imhof and Daniel Kula. Uncle of Eric, Jessica, Layne, Marlee, Julie, and Karen. Services at Temple Israel, 477 Longwood Avenue (parking on Riverway) Boston, Friday, September 23, 2016 at 10:00 AM. Interment at Newton Cemetery, 791 Walnut St., Newton. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Museum of Fine Arts – Boston, Development Office, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston, the Boston Ballet, 19 Clarendon St., Boston, MA 02118, or NYU Stern School of Business, make your gift online at stern.nyu.edu/memorial and indicate that your gift is in honor of “Dennis Beckingham, MBA ‘84”
Dr. Barry S. Siegel
Services for Dr. Barry S. Siegel will be held graveside on Sunday, September 11, 2016, 1:00 pm at the Temple Beth Zion Section of the Zviller Cemetery, 776 baker Street, West Roxbury.