On September 11, 2016, Jeanette E. Falk (nee Rothstein), devoted wife of the late Dr. Melvin D. Falk; loving mother Dr. Resa Falk (Dr. James W.) Johnson, Beth Linda Berman and Dr. Stewart J. (Ellen) Falk; beloved sister of the late Sylvia Greif, Rose Savadow and Jerry Rothstein; adored grandmother of Tara (Josh) Kornblum, David… Read More


On September 8, 2016, Samuel Rus, beloved husband of the late Bluma Rus (nee Guterman); devoted father of Leonard (Roz) Rus, Mayer Rus and Lisa (Richard) Gerber; loving grandfather of Barret Rus, Janna Rus and Jonah Gerber. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Sunday, September 11,… Read More


On September 8, 2016, Richard “Dick” Newman; beloved husband of Gayle Newman (nee Harad); devoted step-father of Cantor Stuart Binder, Heidi (Alan) Hoffman and Bryan (Dr. Susan) Binder; dear brother of the late Albert and Florence; loving son of the late David and Elizabeth Newman; adoring grandfather of Brandon, Andrew and Morgan Hoffman, Hannah, Lillie,… Read More


On September 8, 2016, Beatrice Caplan (nee Herbst), devoted wife of the late Melvin Caplan; loving mother of Roger (Patti) Caplan and Faye (Edward) Miller; beloved grandmother of Allison Caplan, Joanna Miller (Roger) Dausman and the late Scott Caplan and Michelle Miller; dear great-grandmother of Tate Dausman. Funeral services are private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in… Read More

Dr. Joyce Kaufman Broke Ground in Science, Gender

Dr. Joyce Kaufman (née Jacobson), a most distinguished member of modern science’s elite, succumbed to congestive heart failure Aug. 26. Kaufman spent the vast majority of her 87 years in Baltimore and left an indelible mark during her  extensive time at Johns Hopkins as well as in the global scientific community at large. “She just… Read More


On September 2, 2016, Douglas William Bell; beloved son of Corinne (nee O’Connor) and Stuart B. Bell, M.D.; cherished brother of Alexis Bell Sriram (Ram Sivaprakasam) and David R. Bell (Stephanie A. Bell); loving uncle of Sidney R. Bell; dear nephew of Craig C. O’Connor and Leslie A. Burstein. Also survived by many cousins. Services… Read More


On September 6, 2016, Steven Jay Beerman; dear brother of Lisa (Marc) Singer; loving uncle of Eric Singer and Scott (Ali) Singer; beloved nephew of Jan and Stuart Braunstein and Sharon and Joel Marchanti; adored son of the late Barbara and Sheldon Beerman; also survived by the the loving and supportive Chimes, Inc. community. Funeral… Read More


On September 7, 2016, Sue Wolf (nee Gold); former wife of Eli Wolf; cherished mother of Ben Wolf, Leigh Wolf, Kelly (Chaim) Yudkowsky and Josh (Ahuva) Wolf; devoted sister of the late Ann Spahn; loving grandmother of Ari Wolf, Adeena (Zevie) Polsky, Avi Yudkowsky (Gayil Rabi), Avigayil (Uriel) Young, Moshe Yudkowsky, Chana Yudkowsky, Levi Wolf,… Read More


On September 2, 2016, Annette Weiner (nee Friedman); beloved wife of the late William Weiner; loving mother of Michele Weiner Lockman and Dr. Fran Weiner (Dr. Bill) Taub; devoted sister of the late Ada Dashoff Polovoy, Helen Bloom, Rosalie Kreitzer and Sidney Friedman; beloved daughter of the late Rae and Albert Friedman; loving grandmother of… Read More


On September 1, 2016, Carol Steinhardt (nee Stern); beloved wife of the late Gunther Steinhardt; devoted mother of Michael (Barbara) Steinhardt and Linda (Anthony) Katz; loving sister of the late Hilda Cohen; dear sister-in-law of Werner Cohen; cherished grandmother of Jason (Tina) Steinhardt, Jenifer (Craig) Hollander, Shauna (Michael) Slavin, Heather (Ben) Friedman and Faryl (Matthew)… Read More