Bertha Sher Zurovsky, 99, passed away Jan. 23, 2016, at The Atriums. Funeral services were held Jan. 26 at The Louis Memorial Chapel; burial followed at Kehilath Israel Blue Ridge Cemetery. The family suggests contribution to Kansas City Hospice House, 12000 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64145.
Connie Kline, 76, born June 19, 1939, to Meyer and Ida Goldstein, passed away Jan. 5, 2016. Connie was a 1957 graduate of Southwest High School where she belonged to a sorority. She was past president of Mizrachi Women.
Harriet Margolin died on Jan. 13, 2016, at Delmar Gardens in Lenexa, Kansas. Graveside services were held Friday, Jan. 15, at Rose Hill Cemetery. Donations are suggested to the Parkinson’s Foundation, Planned Parenthood, or a charity of your choice.
Zelda Shalinsky Tasman, 92, died Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015, at her home in Louisville, Kentucky. She was the fourth child out of eight children of the late Freda and Herman Shalinsky. The family lived in Kansas City, Kansas, attending Ohev Sholom Synagogue on Sandusky. Zelda was one of the few Jewish students to graduate from Argentine High School in Kansas City, Kansas. Zelda took pride in starting to work at an early age along with her siblings to help support the family. After she graduated high school, the family moved to Kansas City, Missouri, and were active members of Kehilath Israel Synagogue on 43rd and Prospect.
Beatrice “Bea” Snyder Mattleman, passed away on Dec. 27, 2015, at her home in the Abramson Center for Jewish Life, North Wales, Pennsylvania. The funeral took place on Dec. 30, 2015, in Southampton, Pennsylvania.
Charlotte Nadlman, 99, passed away suddenly Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 8, at The Louis Memorial Chapel; burial followed at Rose Hill Cemetery. The family suggests contributions to The Temple, Congregation B’nai Jehudah, Marcia and Robert E. Shapiro Nursing Scholarship at the Goldfarb School of Nursing, Barnes Jewish College, St. Louis, Missouri, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Burton M. Eisen, 80, Kansas City, Missouri, passed away suddenly Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, at Menorah Medical Center. Funeral services were held Sunday, Jan. 31, at The Louis Memorial Chapel; followed by entombment in the mausoleum at Rose Hill Cemetery.
Ann Benjamin Kander passed away Jan. 26, 2016, at the age of 89. While her death was not exactly unexpected, it is a shock to imagine life without her heart, her courage, the love of her lifelong friends, and her joyful pride in family. Although her physical health was ever more challenging the last several years, her determination to make the best of it, and her never-ceasing wish to give back more than she received, only grew.
Morris Fishman, 73, of Merriam, Kansas, passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at his home. Funeral services were to be held Wednesday, Jan. 27, at The Louis Memorial Chapel with burial to follow at Kehilath Israel Blue Ridge Cemetery. The family requests contributions to Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma Organization International, P.O. Box 112188, Tacoma, WA 98411 or ACCOI.org.