Irving (Hymie) Schrier
SCHRIER, Irving (Hymie). Peacefully on Sunday, July 7, 2013. Beloved husband and best friend of Sheila and the late Mona. Loving and devoted stepfather of Howard Zinman, Joanna and Jeremy Michaels. Father and father-in-law of Jodi and Stacey, Danny, Jay and Nathalie, Heidi and Denis. Cherished Grandpa of Zara, and Karter; and Zaida of Melanie, Alyson, Joshua, Meagan, Yannick, Melissa, Justin, Gregory, and Abigail. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Abe and the late Clara, Joan and the late Sam, the late Morty and the late Joyce; and brother-in-law of Rhoda Zaracoff, Jerry and Miriam Diner. Irving will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews, family and all those whose lives he touched. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday, July 9 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the Beit Abraham 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. Donations in his memory may be made to the Choir at the Cummings Jewish Centre for Seniors, (514)343-3529, ext. 7373 from which he derived much pleasure and enjoyment.
WHITE, Saul (Shaul ben Aryeh Zvi). In Toronto, Monday, July 8, 2013, at the age of ninety-four. Beloved husband of Dorothy Shaposnick. Loving father and father-in-law of Beverly and Shlomo Chetner. Cherished grandfather of Joel and Leah, Sarah, Rachel, and Tova. Proud great-grandfather of Dahlia Leba. Predeceased by his siblings and their spouses. The family wishes to thank the medical and support staff of Kensington Place, as well as of the Humber River Hospital in Toronto. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday, July 9 at 3:00 p.m. Burial at the North End Wilkomirer Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva in Toronto, at 27 Prince Charles Drive.
MANNE, Marcy (née Laufer). In Ottawa, surrounded by her loving family and friends, on Thursday, July 11, 2013. Beloved wife and best friend of Tony. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Samantha (Sara) and Dion (Aryeh) Berzansky, Rob and Farrah. Adored Bubby of Devora, Nomi, Bayla, Shoshana, Miriam, and Yosef; Julia, and Leila. Cherished sister and sister-in-law of Rosemary and Lenard Fremeth; and sister-in-law of Lewis and Wendy Manne. Dear daughter of the late Bella and the late Reuben Laufer; and daughter-in-law of Joy and the late Archie Manne. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean-Talon St. W., Montreal on Friday, July 12 at 11:00 a.m. Burial at the Jewish Community of Ste. Sophie Cemetery, Ste. Sophie, QC. Shiva at her home in Nepean. Donations in Marcy’s memory may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation of Canada, (800) 267-9474, childrenswish.ca, or to the “Marcy Manne Jewel Scholarship Fund” c/o Aish Hatorah, Toronto, (905) 764-1818, ext. 231.
Abraham (Al) Grosser
GROSSER, Abraham (Al). Peacefully in his ninety-third year, on Friday July 12, 2013. Beloved husband of the late Esther Waxman. Loving and devoted father and father-in-law of Larry and Susan, and Len. Cherished Grandpa of Stacey and Marc Scarpellini, and the late Jarod Grosser. Brother and brother-in-law of the late Ben and the late Mary Grosser, the late Sylvia and the late Ben Mendelsohn. Al will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews, family, many friends, and all those whose lives he touched. The family would like to thank Barbara, Sandy, Shelley, and Lois for their love, devotion, and support. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, July 14 at 3:00p.m. Burial at the Canadian Hebrew Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at 8000 Cote Saint-Luc Rd., #209, from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. daily. Donations in his memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
Kavanat, Stephen. Peacefully in Toronto after a courageous battle, on Thursday, July 11, 2013 in his sixty-first year. Loving father and father-in-law of Lesley Kavanat and Jonathan Rubin, Jordanna Kavanat and fiancé Bernard Yoo. Proud Papa of Remy. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Nancy and Jerry Leithman, and the late Robin Kavanat. Son of the late Amelia and the late Ben Kavanat. Cherished uncle of Jason Leithman and Salina Arkin, Gillian Leithman, Jamie Leithman and Tara O’Reilly, Alexis Placzek and Andrea Wolinetz, and Brett Placzek; and great-uncle of Jordan, and Noah Leithman; and Liam Leithman. Stephen will be sadly mourned and fondly remembered by his family and friends. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the outstanding doctors, nurses and staff of 14A at the Princess Margaret Hospital and the I.C.U. team at the Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto for their exceptional care and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean-Talon St. W., Montreal on Sunday, July 14 at 2:00 p.m. Burial at the Beth Zion Congregation Section, Eternal Gardens Cemetery, Beaconsfield, QC. Shiva at 5775 Cavendish, Cote Saint-Luc. Contributions in Stephen's memory may be made to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, www.thepmcf.ca, 1-866-224-6560, or to the Mount Sinai Hospital Foundation, Toronto, www.mshfoundation.ca, 1-877-565-8555.
SEGEL, David. Peacefully in his ninety-third year surrounded by his loving family on Monday, July 15, 2013. Beloved husband of Evelyn Millman for sixty-eight years. Loving and devoted father and father-in-law of Sondra and Martin Schwartz, Jeff and Pauline Segel. Cherished Zaidie of Karen and Brent Cutmore; Debra and Jonathan Chomski, Andrew and Naomi Schwartz; Erica and Jonathan Isenberg, and Brian Segel. Proud “Zaidie Dave” of Avery, and Olivia Cutmore; Zachary, Alexandra, and Matthew Chomski; Alexa, and Chloe Isenberg. Brother and brother-in-law of the late Abraham and the late Celia Segel. Dear brother-in-law of Irene and the late Moe Meilman, Claire and the late Sam Millman. David will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by his nieces, nephews, family and friends. Special thanks to doctors Ruby Friedman, Michel de Marchie, to Moish Bronet, and to the caring staff of the I.C.U. at the Jewish General Hospital. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Tuesday, July 16 at 2:30 p.m. Burial at Yishitzer Young Men’s Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at his daughter’s home. Contributions in his memory may be made to the “David Segel Memorial Fund” c/o Shaare Zedek Congregation, (514) 484-1122.
SHARKEY (SCHACHTER), Harold. After a brief illness, at the age of ninety, on Saturday July 13, 2013, in Toronto. Much-loved husband of the late Harriet Sharkey (Ostro) z”l. Loved and respected father and father-in-law of Paul Sharkey and Susan Van Gelder, Liane Sharkey and Howell Gotlieb, grandfather of Simon Sharkey-Gotlieb, and brother of Julius Schachter and Joe Schachter. Loving uncle, machatunim and friend. He will always be remembered for his irrepressible sense of humour, his intellect and his quest for knowledge. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., Montreal, on Tuesday, July 16 at 1 p.m. Burial at the Dominion Hebrew Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at Paul’s home in Montreal on Tuesday, continuing in Toronto, at 57 Barksdale Ave., from 3 to 5 and 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. daily, with evening services at 8 p.m.
FLEISING, Dora (née Lerner). On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 in her ninety-fourth year. Beloved wife of the late Michael. Loving and devoted mother and mother-in-law of Usher and Rona, Sol and Celine, Carol and the late Paul Fleising. Cherished Bubby of Aviva and Jordan, Yehudi, Amanda, Vanessa, Philip, Eric, and Joshua. Predeceased by her brother and sisters who perished in the Holocaust. Dora will be sadly missed by her life-long best friend and sister-in-law Guta Fleising, her cousin Fanny Hochbaum, and her many nieces and nephews whose lives she touched. The family would like to thank her dedicated caregivers; special thanks to Marites for her exceptional care and commitment. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean-Talon St. W., on Sunday, July 21 at 2:00 p.m. Burial at the Chevra Shaas Congregation Cemetery, De La Savane. Shiva private. Donations in her memory may be made to the “Paul Fleising Memorial Fund” c/o Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
GOODZ, Jack. Peacefully in his eighty-sixth year, on Monday, July 15, 2013. Beloved husband of Mary Racine for sixty years. Devoted father and father-in-law of Sheldon and Chantal, Debbie, Michael and Renata. Cherished Zaida of Bradley, and Mitchell. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Bennie and the late Peggy, Ida and Harry Klaiman, the late Joseph and the late Katie, the late Annette and the late Harry Zaritsky, the late Sol and the late Rose; and brother-in-law of Norman and Lucie Racine, Rejean and Christine Racine. Sadly mourned by his nephews, nieces, family and friends. Jack, with Mary and his children ever by his side, was the founder, owner and operator of Poulets Riverview in Ste. Sophie for more than fifty years, people and his business were his passions. He will be deeply missed and fondly remembered by all. Special thanks to the doctors, nurses and staff of the 5th floor at the Hôtel Dieu de Saint Jérôme for their care and compassion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Sunday, July 21 at 1:00 p.m. Burial at the Jewish Community of Ste. Sophie Cemetery, Ste. Sophie. Shiva at 285 rue Masson, Ste. Sophie. Contributions in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer Groupe, A.G.I., (514) 485-7233.
Peacefully, in his ninety-eighth year, on Wednesday, July 17, 2013. Beloved husband of Kreina Kriw for sixty-five years. Devoted father and father-in-law of Zev and Susan (Deitcher), Ralph and Ketty (Azouz). Cherished Zaidie of Aliza and Chaim Miller, Shira and Yanky Brenner, Daniella and Sruly Weinstock, Ari and Esther Munk; Shari and Jason Manel, Roni and Gayle Munk, and Daniel Munk. Loving great-grandfather to many great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his sister Ruth who perished in the Holocaust. Dear brother-in-law of Mary and Nathan Blankrot. Special thanks to the 2nd floor staff at Maimonides Geriatric Centre. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Thursday, July 18 at 3:00 p.m. Burial at the Tifereth Beth David Jerusalem Congregation, Tifereth Jerusalem Section, de la Savane. Shiva at 6803 rue Abraham-de-Sola, C.S.L. Contributions in his memory may be made to the “Abraham Munk Memorial Fund” c/o the Donald Berman Maimonides Foundation, (514) 483-2121 ext.: 2207, or to the Geriatrics Department c/o the Jewish General Hospital Foundation, (514) 340-8251.
Peacefully, after a brief illness, on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, in his seventy-fourth year. Beloved husband of Suzanne Abittan. Devoted father and father-in-law of Mercedes, Regine, Veronique and Eric Bettan. Cherished ‘Papi Haïm’ of Nathaniel, Naomi, Leah and Noah Dayan; Gabrielle and Paola Hazan-Arevalo; Liam and Cedric Bettan. Survived by many siblings here and abroad. Sadly mourned by the Abittan family. Special thanks to the nurses and staff of the Intensive Care Unit at the Royal Victoria Hospital for their care and devotion. Funeral service from Paperman & Sons, 3888 Jean Talon St. W., on Thursday, July 18 at 1:00 p.m. Burial at the Baron de Hirsch Cemetery, de la Savane. Shiva at the Spanish & Portuguese Congregation, 4894 Saint-Kevin Ave., evenings only.