Joyce D. Jacobowitz, 86, of Olathe, Kansas, passed away Monday, June 8, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 11, at The Louis Memorial Chapel, with burial to follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to Dearborn Animal Clinic, 6100 Johnson Drive, Overland Park, KS 66202 or Jewish Family Services.
Richard Alan Novorr, 70, of Leawood, Kansas, passed away peacefully with family by his side on June 3, 2015, at Menorah Medical Center. Funeral services were held June 7 at The Louis Memorial Chapel; burial followed at Rose Hill Cemetery. The family suggests donations to the Harold B. Brown Scholarship Fund at the National Council of Jewish Women, or a charity of your choice.
Stanley Seligson, 78, of Overland Park, Kansas, passed away June 3, 2015. At the request of the deceased no funeral will be held.
Stanley was born in Kansas City in 1937 and lived in the Kansas City area his entire life. He graduated from Paseo High School in 1955 and the University of Missouri (Columbia) in 1960. While at MU, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity. As No. 1 graduate in his business school class, he was awarded the Delta Sigma Pi (business school professional fraternity) gold key and was inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma business honor society.
Marshall J. Bernstein, 82, of Overland Park, passed away suddenly Saturday, May 30, 2015, with family by his side. Graveside services were held June 2 at Rose Hill Cemetery. The family suggests contributions to the Social Action Fund at The Temple, Congregation B’nai Jehudah.
Rabbi Gerald M. “Jerry” Kane, 71, died Friday, May 29, 2015, in his home in Las Cruces, New Mexico, on the eve of the Jewish Sabbath. He had fought multiple myeloma and its complications for over a decade. Born in Paterson, New Jersey, on April 29, 1944, Rabbi Kane earned his bachelor’s degree at the University of New York, Buffalo, and his Reform rabbinic ordination from Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion in Cincinnati in 1970.
Michael Joshua Blackman, 26, died on June 15, 2015, leaving a gaping hole in the hearts of his parents, Corrine and Jeff Blackman, and his sisters, Rebecca and Sarah. Graveside service were held June 18 at the First Hebrew Congregation Cemetery in Peekskill, New York.
Abe passed away June 17, 2015, at his home surrounded by his family in Overland Park, Kansas. He was born June 4, 1930, in Kansas City, Missouri. Abe graduated from Central High School and soon after joined the U.S. Army. He fought with honors during the Korean War. Abe worked in the automotive industry for more than 50 years. He often encouraged his business associates, customers and family to “do the right thing.”
Misty Kay Goldman, 37, Overland Park, Kansas, passed away suddenly Thursday, June 11, 2015. Memorial services were held June 16 at The Louis Memorial Chapel; inurnment followed at Rose Hill Mausoleum. The family suggests contributions to The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) at www.nami.org or another non-profit mental health organization of your choice.
Rosalind Stern Reichman, 101, Prairie Village, Kansas, passed away June 11, 2015. Graveside service was held June 14 at Rose Hill Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Crossroads Hospice, 11150 Thompson Ave, Lenexa, KS 66219 or The Temple, Congregation B’nai Jehudah.
Allan Friedson, 70, passed away on Sunday, June 7, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 11, at The Louis Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests a donation to your favorite charity or the American Cancer Society.