PETERS, Lois (née Ressler). Peacefully in her eighty-seventh year on Tuesday, January 1, 2013. Beloved wife of Ross Peters for sixty years. Devoted mother and mother-in-law of Helene and Norman Braunstein, Eric and Sherri Peters. Cherished grandmother of Jeffrey Braunstein and Michael Peters. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Eileen and Ted Goldman, Madeleine and Gerald Ritz, Addie and the late Joseph Peters. She will be sadly missed by her nieces, nephews, family and friends. Special thanks to Dr. Michael Rotaple for his exceptional care and devotion. Funeral services from Paperman and Sons 3888 Jean Talon St. W. on Thursday January 3 at 12:15 pm. Burial at Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Cemetery, 1250 Chemin de la Forêt. Shiva at 250 Clarke Avenue, Westmount on Thursday, January 3 and at the Symphony Residence, 15 Place de la Triade, # 820, Pointe-Claire from Friday, January 4 through Sunday, January 6. Contributions in Lois' memory may be made to the Pulmonary Fund, c/o the Mount Sinai Hospital Auxiliary, (514) 369-2222, ext. 1334.
SHENKER, John. Peacefully in his eighty-eighth year, on Tuesday, January 1, 2013. Beloved son of the late Charles and the late Bertha. Most adoring and adored husband of Roslyn Dermer for sixty-six years. Cherished father and father-in-law of Barbara and Jerry Solomon, Linda and Joe Titleman, and Judi Shenker. Delicious Papa of Michael, Erica and Jeff, Naomi and David, Mark, Emily and Matthew. Proud great-grandfather of Liam, Annie, and Nathaniel. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Tania and the late Morris Lauber, Norma and the late Harry Shenker; and brother-in-law of Edie and Norm Glickman, and Ruth Dermer. Predeceased by Sol and Stella Dermer, Fred Dermer, Shirley and Ben Silverman, and Harold Dermer. Loving son-in-law of the late Nathan and the late Tillie Dermer. John will be fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, and lifelong friends. Special thanks to the 6th floor staff of the Kastner Pavilion at the Jewish Eldercare Centre, and to his wonderful caregivers Debra, Janet, and Victoria for their care, kindness, and devotion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Thursday, January 3, at 1:45 p.m. Burial at the Young Israel of Montreal Congregation section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva at his home from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. daily. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Jewish Hospital of Hope Eldercare Foundation, (514) 738-4500, ext. 2124, or to the Cummings Jewish Centre for Seniors, (514) 343-3529, ext. 7373.
RABINOVITCH, Leah (née Gen). Peacefully in her eighty-ninth year, on Monday, December 31, 2012. Beloved wife of Leonard Rabinovitch for forty-seven years. Devoted and loving daughter of the late Wolf Gen and the late Clara Rabow, and daughter-in-law of the late Sam Rabinovitch, the late Dora Torchin, and the late Bessie Roitburd. Dearest sister and sister-in-law of Dora and Irving Richer; and sister-in-law of the late Ethel and the late Sydney Fineberg, Valerie and the late Isaac Rabinovitch, Roslyn Greenberg and the late Hub Greenberg, the late Larry Greenfield. Cherished aunt of Norman and Susan, Eileen and Alvin, Beth, Warren, Brian, Renee, David and Chiaki, Jamie, Val and Elaine. Proud great ‘Auntie Leah’ to Signe, Lara, Erica, Kyle, Sarah, Matthew, Scott, Louis, Maya, Eric, and Leah. Dear cousin of Eugenia. The family wishes to express their heartfelt gratitude to Celeste. Leah was a wonderful person filled with great warmth, generosity and humour. She will be sincerely missed and fondly remembered for the love she gave us. Graveside service on Friday, January 4 at 11:00 a.m. at the Farband Labour Zionist Organization Cemetery, de la Savane. Arrangements entrusted to Paperman & Sons.
Symcha (Sam) Kader
KADER, Symcha (Sam). Peacefully, on Thursday, January 3, 2013 in his ninety-ninth year. Beloved husband of the late Eda Kader. Loving father and father-in-law of Anne and Ian Herman, Gloria Rozen (Howard), Harvey and Susan Kader. Cherished grandfather of Jackie Herman and Michael Gonshor; Tara Rozen and Brad Levine, Jamie, and Sean Rozen; Brandon, and Erica Kader. Proud great-grandfather of Emma Gonshor, and Eden Levine. Predeceased by his siblings Shalom, Israel Moshe (Jack), Leibisch, Jacob, Tannachan, Gitel, Lusa Haskel (Harry), and Nathan. Brother-in-law of the late Lola Kader, the late Rose and the late Max Flamenbaum. He will be lovingly remembered by his nieces, nephews, family and friends. Special thanks to his caregiver Jefferson Vicente, and the staff of 4 South at the Donald Berman Maimonides Geriatric Centre. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, January 6, at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the Radomer Society Section, Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Duvernay. Shiva at his son Harvey’s home, Sunday through Thursday evenings, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
ROSENBERG, Emma (nee Gutraiman). August 11, 1920 – December 30, 2012. Wife of the late Erwin Rosenberg. Mother and mother-in-law of Zeevi and Rhona Rosenberg, Gideon and Mary Anne and the late Arlene Rosenberg. Grandmother of Neil and Elizabeth Rosenberg of Thornhill, Ontario, David and Sabrina Rosenberg of Southington, Connecticut, Michael and Paula Rosenberg, and Amanda Rosenberg. Great-grandmother of Kyra and Tristan Rosenberg; and Brooke Rosenberg. Sister and sister-in-law of Adi and Alisa Gutraiman of Israel, Jacob and Chana Neiman of Holland. Daughter of the late Golda and the late Moshe Gutraiman. The family would like to thank the staff of 3C at the Jewish Eldercare Centre for the wonderful care they took of Emma in the last 18 years. Funeral service and burial took place in Florida. Contributions in Emma’s memory may be made to the Jewish Hospital of Hope Eldercare Foundation, (514) 738-4500 ext.: 2124. Arrangements entrusted to Paperman & Sons.
Zalman Yegergarn (Yeger)
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012, with his family by his side. Beloved husband of Lynn London for forty-six years. Loving father and father-in-law of Cindy and Mark Burman, Rhonda and Alain Assouline, Barbara and Edward Lyon. Cherished Zaidie of Evan and Danielle; Jake and Maya. Brother of the late Sarah Jegergarn. Dear brother-in-law of Hymie and Annie and the late Antoinette London, Sandi and Kevin Phelan. He will be lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews, Pauline and Sheldon Reinhart, Paul and Mireille London, Jessie London, Robyn and Deanna Phelan. He will be sadly missed by his family, many friends and snooker buddies. The family would like to thank the nurses and orderlies of the Palliative Care Unit at the Jewish General Hospital for their care and compassion. Special thanks to Dr. Tsafrir Vanounou. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Thursday, December 13 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the Montreal Workers’ Circle Section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva 98 Glenbrooke, D.D.O. Contributions in Zalman’s memory may be made to The Arthritis Foundation, 1 (800) 321-1433 or visit www.arthritis.ca.
RABIN, Louise Anne (née Montreuil). Peacefully, on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at the age of seventy-three. Beloved wife of the late David for fifty-three years. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Marilyn Rabin and John Curtis, Lawrence and Laurie Rabin, and Jill Rabin. Cherished grandmother of Ava and Josh Friedmann; Benjamin Schlisser; and Jesse Rabin. Dear sister of the late Suzette Labelle. Sister-in-law of Jacques and Monique Labelle, Dr. Lionel and Carol Rabin, Dr. Eli and Elaine Rabin, Dr. Irwin and Peggy Fineberg, the late Esther and the late Lawrence Bilsky. Louise will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, cousins and friends. Graveside service on Friday, December 14, at 2:00 p.m., at the Memorial Park Cemetery (A1), de la Savane. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the SPCA Montreal, (514) 735-2711, ext. 2240. Arrangements entrusted to Paperman & Sons.
NUTIK, Ethel (née Braker). On Sunday, December 16, 2012. Dear wife of the late Philip. Devoted mother of Stuart. Beloved sister and sister-in-law of Gertie and the late Sam Belfer, the late Rachel and the late Louis Astroff. The family would like to thank the staff of the Mount Sinai Hospital for their kindness, care and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday, December 18 at 10:00 a.m. Burial at King George Benefit Association Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at Stuart’s home. Donations in her memory may be made to AMI-Québec, (514) 486-1448.
STONE, John (née Miklos Mandel). Peacefully, in his ninety-second year, on Sunday, December 30, 2012. Beloved husband of Miriam Stone (née Veronika Schwartz) for sixty-five wonderful years. Devoted and loving father and father-in-law of Mark and Shelley Stone, Gerald Stone, Paul and Santina Stone and David and Julietta Mandel. Cherished Zaida of Aaron and Jordan Stone, Rachel, Ariel and Adam Stone, Devorah, Michael and Jonathan Stone, and Jacob Mandel. Son of Jeno and Sara née Nadel, of blessed memory. Our Dad loved life and loved making people laugh. He lived his life to its fullest each and every day, sharing his warmth, wisdom and affection for people. He will be sadly missed by everyone who was lucky enough to know him. Special thanks to Dr. Martucci for his exceptional devotion and the caring staff at the MAUDE centre and the caring staff at 6th Med Unit of the Royal Victoria Hospital. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Wednesday, January 2 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the Beit Abraham Congregation section, Kehal Israel Cemetery, D.D.O. Shiva at his home. In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Donald Berman Maimonides Hospital Foundation (514) 483-2121, ext 2207.
Lester (Larry) Morris
MORRIS, Lester. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Lester (Larry) Morris, on Monday, December 31, 2012 at the age of eighty-seven. Beloved and devoted husband of Goldie Liebman. Wonderful and guiding dad of Carla and Gerry Kesselman, Donna Morris and friend David Wigdor. Cherished grandpa of Zeev Yaacov (B.J.) and Shoshanna, and Harley Kesselman. Proud great-grandpa of Zvi Mordechai, Liba Rivke, and Esther Chana. Brother and brother-in-law of Peggy and Saul Perelman, Harry Morris, and Marvin Morris, and Roslyn Bier. Predeceased by his parents William and Freda Morris, and by his brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law Nat Liebman, Ruby and Bernice Avertick, Moe and Sylvia Malomet, Moe and Annie Liebman, Nathan Bier. Loving and helpful uncle to the extended Liebman and Morris families. He was a “businessman extraordinaire” who loved the arts. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Wednesday, January 2, at 2:00 p.m. Burial at the Adath Israel Poale Zedek Anshei Ozeroff Congregation Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at 18 Stephenson, D.D.O., from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Contributions in Larry’s memory may be made to the Rabbi Cahana Fund, c/o the Jewish Community Foundation, (514) 345-2645, ext. 3305, or to the Segal Cancer Centre, c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
Born on October 8, 1945 in Kara-Balty, Kyrgyzstan (former USSR), he passed away at home, on Sunday, January 6, 2013. He leaves his wife Claude Zalloni, his daughter Julia (Jeffrey Klam), his grandchildren Lucas and Audrey, his brother Morrie (Debbie), his extended family, as well as his many loving and faithful friends. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday, January 8 at 2 p.m. Burial at the Adath Jeshurun Congregation Section, Back River Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Berri St. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Henry’s memory may be made to the Québec Pancreas Cancer Study.