Service Sunday, September 07, 2008 at 1:00 PM
Service will be held Graveside
Shaar Shalom Congregation, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Duvernay
Obituary ZEITZEW, Isadore. Suddenly, at home on Wednesday, September 3, 2008. Beloved husband of Rachel Gergye. Son of the late Charles and the late Betty Zeitzew. Dear brother of the late Sam. Brother-in-law of Aaron and Andrea Gergye. He will be sadly missed by his family and all who knew him. Graveside service on Sunday, September 7, at 1:00 p.m., at the Shaar Shalom Congregation Section, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Duvernay. Shiva private. Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
Dates/Les Jours Friday, September 05, 2008
Thursday, September 11, 2008
Details/Détails Call Paperman & Sons for information.
Manuel Phillip Langleben
Langleben, M Phillip, FRSC. Professor Emeritus of Physics, McGill University and Fellow, Royal Society of Canada. Former Director, McGill Center for Northern Studies and Research. B’seivah tovah. He leaves to grieve his beloved wife Rose, dearest children Adrian, David, Louise and daughters-in-law Ruth and Vicky, and his adored and adoring grandchildren Isaac, Samuel, Debra, Ian, Julia, and Hayley. Son of the late David and Molly. Devoted brother of the late Sarah, Moe, Gertrude, Rose, Anne and Carl. Professor Langleben was globally recognized in his field. He was called upon to serve in numerous advisory and formative roles at the University and with multiple international institutions, societies and governments. The family is most grateful to the doctors, nurses and staff of 5 Main and the Oncology Clinic, St Mary's Hospital, and the doctors, nurses and staff of CCU/2Cardiac, 3 West and the Cardiology Department of the Jewish General Hospital for their devoted and tender care. Funeral service from Paperman and Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St W., on Tuesday, March 20 at 1:00 pm. Burial at Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Cemetery, 1250 Chemin de la Forêt. Shiva private. Donations in his memory may be made to the St Mary's Hospital Cancer Care Program, (514) 734-2694, or to the Jewish General Hospital CCU/2Cardiac Nurses Fund, (514) 340-8251.
PRONMAN, Celia (nee Heitner). Peacefully and with great dignity, on Monday, March 19, 2012, in Toronto. Beloved wife of the late Max Pronman and the late Sam Kravitz. Loving and devoted mother and mother-in-law of Sheldon and Lynne, Andrea and Alan Gontovnick of Toronto. Adored grandmother of Melissa and J.P. Dehaes, Evan, and Alexa Pronman; Matthew, Brandon, and Marnie Gontovnick. Cherished great-bubby of Noah and Jayden. Predeceased by her siblings and their spouses, Harry and Rose, Mike and Jeannine, Pearl and Jack Hart. She will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Celia was a warm and wonderful person and will be missed by all who knew her. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Wednesday, March 21 at 3 p.m. Burial at the Tifereth Beth David Jerusalem Congregation Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at Sheldon’s home, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. daily through Sunday evening, continuing in Toronto at Andrea’s home. Donations in Celia’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Montreal, (514) 369-0800.
RUCKENSTEIN, Rubin. On Friday, March 16, 2012. Beloved husband of Eleanor Randolph. Son of the late Clara and the late Benny. Cherished father and father-in-law of Stanley and Sharon, Karen and Raffi. Proud Zaidie of Jeremy, Jonathan and Juliana, and James. Devoted and cherished brother and brother-in-law of Dora and the late Nat Kaufman, Helen and the late Hyman Ruckenstein, the late Harry and the late Freda Ruckenstein. Dearly loved and loving uncle of Rosemary and Steve Caplan, Maureen and Joel Richler, Marsha and Seymour Ross, Diane Ruckenstein, Sheryl and Elliott Shuchat, Marilyn and Bernie Segal, Claudia and the late Hy Becker, Alan and Esther Williams, and their families. Ruby will be deeply missed by his family, friends and all of those whose lives he touched. Special thanks to his nephew, Dr. Steve Caplan for his support. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Wednesday, March 21 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the B’nai Brith Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, Dollard-des-Ormeaux. Shiva at 6655 Mackle Rd. #714, C.S.L., after 2 p.m. daily. Contributions in Rubin’s memory may be made to the Coronary Care Unit c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
SZIGETI, Alice (nee Fischer). A Holocaust survivor. Peacefully, on Wednesday, March 14 , 2012. Loving wife of the late Leslie. Dearly beloved mother of Marianne, and the late Yvon. Devoted grandmother of Aaron, Naomi and John, and Leslie. Great-grandmother of Evan. Predeceased by her sister. She was blessed with a long and fulfilled life. Her strength and optimism in the face of adversity was an inspiration to her family. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, March 18 at 1:00 p.m. Burial at the Chevra Shaas Congregation Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva strictly private. Contributions in Alice’s memory may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation, (514) 289-1777.
STEFAN, Magdalena (nee Karter). On Friday, March 16, 2012. Beloved wife of Aurel. Devoted mother and mother-in-law of Peter and Elizabeth Weinerth. Cherished grandmother of Ariel and Francesca, Nicole and Endel, Jessica, and Michael. Great-grandmother of Lucas, Adriana, Valentina and Mattias. Predeceased by her brother and sister. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, March 18 at 12:00 noon. Burial at the Hebrew Sick Benefit Association Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva private. Donations in Magdalena’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
LORD, Nathalie, Artist. On Wednesday, March 14, 2012. Loving mother of Myer Hyman-Lord. Daughter of Sylvio and Jacqueline Lord, and sister of Pierre. Sadly mourned by the extraordinarily many people whose lives she touched so cheerfully and bravely. Nathalie will be always remembered by the Hyman family. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, March 18 at 1:45 p.m. Burial at the Farband Labour Zionist Organization Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Hope & Cope Fund c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251, or to the Cedars Cancer Institute, (514) 843-1606.
SCHMELTZER, Hilda (nee Nudleman). On Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Jack. Devoted mother of Howard and Sidney. Cherished grandmother of Jordan and Lauren. Predeceased by her brothers, George, Max and Louis. Graveside service on Thursday, March 23 at 2:00 p.m., at the Haboneh Hahofshi Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Donations in Hilda’s memory may be made to the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251. Arrangements entrusted to Paperman & Sons.
PHILLIPS, Isabel (Billie) (née Boxerman). Peacefully, on Monday, March 19, 2012 at the Jewish General Hospital. Loving wife and soul-mate of her “Loverdoll” Nathan Mortimer (Morty) Phillips for almost sixty-five years. Beloved mother and mother-in-law of Mark (Julianna Challenor), Marilyn (Jack Turkewicz) and Judy (Bobby Engelberg). Adored and cherished Bubbie of Melissa, April, Charles, Jackie, Sophie and Sam. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Betty and the late Sydney Brody, the late Sophie and the late Sam Vinetsky, the late Esther (Annie) and the late Myer Berlin, the late Abe Boxerman, the late Bea and the late Syd Siegel, the late Elizabeth (Lizzie) and the late Stanley Ikeman, the late Sadie and the late Sam Pearson, the late Rae and the late Harry Phillips, and Frances Phillips. Billie and her beautiful smile will be missed by all her loving nephews and nieces and by all who knew her. The family is grateful to her caregivers Ludy and Felicidad for their wonderful care and devotion, and to Dr. Goldfarb and Phil Vourtzoumis and the caring staff of 7-West at the Jewish General Hospital. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean-Talon St. W., on Thursday March 22 at 11:00 am. Burial B’Nai Brith Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 pm daily at the Castel Royal. Donations in her memory may be made to the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
NUDELMAN, Paul. Peacefully, at home, on Monday, March 19, 2012. Beloved husband of the late Bella (Betty) Rosinow for sixty-two years. Loving father and father-in-law of Syd and Rhonda, and Harris. Cherished grandfather of Natalie and Nick, Merissa, Daniel, and Jenna. Proud great-grandfather of Stella-Jade. Predeceased by his siblings and their spouses, Esther and Nathan Nudelman, Rose and David Katz, Bella and Zumek Zelcer, and by other family members who perished in the Holocaust. Brother-in-law of the late Mera and the late Jack Krumholz. Uncle Paul will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, family and friends. The family would like to thank Paul’s wonderful caregivers, Nelly, Jasmine, Beth, and Joanne. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Thursday, March 22 at 12:00 noon. Burial at the Shaare Zedek Congregation Section, Eternal Gardens Cemetery, Beaconsfield. Shiva at his home, daily from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. Donations in Paul’s memory may be made to the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
BALABAN, Ben. Peacefully, surrounded by his adoring family, on Tuesday, March 20, 2012. Devoted husband and best friend of Ruth Silver for sixty-three years. Treasured father and father-in-law of Arlyn and Bill, Aaron and Maria, and Marcie. Cherished Zaidie of Kori. Dearest brother-in-law of Lou and Pat Silver, Helen and the late Jack Silver, the late Lil and the late Marty Feldberg. A wonderful uncle to his many nieces and nephews. He will be missed by family and friends. Special thanks to the Oncology and Palliative Departments at the Jewish General Hospital, and the Palliative Care team at Mount Sinai Hospital for their exceptional care and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Friday, March 23 at 11 a.m. Burial at the Beth Ora Congregation Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva at his home, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. daily. Contributions in Ben’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, (514) 255-5151. Always with a positive attitude – “Could be worse”.