SCHERMER

On April 24, 2015, PHOEBE (nee Blecher), beloved wife of the late Daniel Schermer; devoted mother of Rabbi Shmuel (Rivkie) Simenowitz, Maj. (ret.) Benny (Geula) Simenowitz, Dale (Elaine) Schermer and Sandi (Janice) Schermer; dear sister of Miriam (late Joseph) Bogartz and the late Allen (late Shirley) Blecher; loving grandmother of Raymond Reed, Tova (Don) Brody, Shlomo Simenowitz, Yossi (Tamar) Simenowitz, Noa Simenowitz, Hadas Simenowitz, Jake Schermer, Josh (Megan) Schermer, Mandi Parsons, Kelli (Rogelio) Marin and Ryann (Rahul) Akolkar; loving great-grandmother of Toby and Tillie Brody, Aleah Reed and Alexa Schermer.

Services and interment at Mt. Golda Cemetery, Huntington Station., N.Y. on Monday, April 27, at 1p.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Hatzalah of Baltimore, c/o Heyman, 4014 Fallstaff Road, Baltimore, MD 21215. In mourning at 6205 Wallis Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215.

RUBIN

On April 21, 2015, DAVID, beloved husband of the late Dora Rubin (nee Muchnik); devoted father of Ludmila (Oleg) Kachuriner and Olga Rubin (Boris Vaynshteyn); cherished grandfather of Herman Kachuriner, Igor (Inna) Kachuriner, and Vlad (Joanna) Reznik; adored great-grandfather of Shanna, Dora, and Samuel Kachuriner.
Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Wednesday, April 22, at 4 p.m. Interment at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berrymans Lane. Please omit flowers. In mourning at 7915 Winterset Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21208.

JOLSON

On April 21, 2015, EDWARD, owner of Ed Jolson’s Bridals and Brad’s of Pikesville; beloved husband of the late Helen Jolson (nee Fried); loving father of Robyn, Bradley, and Lisa Jolson; cherished grandfather of two. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral services are private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Make-A-Wish America, 4742 N. 24th Street, Suite 400, Phoenix, AZ 85016 or the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA, 23058-5216 or the charity of your choice.

BLUMBERG

On April 22, 2015, MARVIN RODDY, beloved husband of Diane Blumberg (nee Krostar); devoted father of Jodi Blumberg, Sam Blumberg (Elizabeth Hembree) and Seth Blumberg; dear brother of Pauline Lubcher-Freundel; loving grandfather of Jessie (Matt) Blumin, Ben and Yoni Blumberg; cherished great-grandfather of Amira Blumin.
Services and interment at Judean Memorial Gardens, Olney, MD on Thursday, April 23, at 11:30 a.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the charity of your choice. In mourning at 7105 Broxburn Drive, Bethesda, MD 20817. Services will be held Thursday, Sunday and Monday evenings at 7 p.m. and Saturday evening at 8:40 p.m.

SIMON

On April 22, 2015, FLORENCE (nee Deitchman), beloved wife of Sidney Simon; devoted mother of Aileen (Dave) Trego and Ellen (Michael) Tebo; loving sister of Doris (Harry) Citron, and the late Sara Solomon and Mary Gerber.
Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Wednesday, April 29, at 9 a.m. Interment at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Garrison Forest Road. Please omit flowers. In mourning at 8505 Church Lane, Randallstown, MD 21133, through Thursday.

BERMAN

On April 24, 2015, STEPHEN MILES, passed away peacefully following a courageous battle with Kidney disease. He was the devoted son of the late Louis and Bettye Berman. Stephen leaves behind his loving daughter and son-in-law Ilise and Robert Friedman and his daughter Angie Charlow and her partner Michael McAllister, his grandchildren Merek and Jensen Friedman and Amanda and Gregory Charlow, his brother Barry Berman and sister-in-law Linda Berman and his nephews. He will be missed dearly by his loving companion Nancy Pierce. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Monday, April 27, at 2 p.m. Interment at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berrymans Lane. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St, New York, NY 10016 or the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation, Russell Morgan Building, Suite 200, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd., Baltimore, Maryland 21239. In mourning at 1 Foxcreek Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117, Monday and Tuesday.

KATZ

On April 22, 2015, RHODA (nee Bronfeld), cherished wife of the late Morris Jack Katz; loving mother of Mark (Dru) Katz, Ellen (Kenneth) Himmelstein and Meryl (Stan) Raksin; adored grandmother of Lauren (Eric) Blum, Jarret (Susan) Siegel, J. Noah Himmelstein, Adam Raksin and Sara Katz; adoring great-grandmother of Ryan Matthew Blum, Cameron Jack Blum and Hudson James Siegel; devoted daughter of the late Lillie and Louis Bronfeld.

Services and interment at Beth El Memorial Park, Randallstown, on Monday, April 27, at 1p.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to a charity that is close to your heart. In mourning at 133 River Oaks Circle (Greene Tree), Baltimore, MD 21208, Monday and Tuesday with services at 7 p.m.

ZIGEL

On April 24, 2015, SAUL, beloved husband of Eva Langbort Zigel; devoted father of Carlos D. Zigel (Janie Gordon), Ana C. Zigel (Jim Orr) and Leslie Jose (Natalie) Zigel; dear brother of Sara Branzburg and Mario Cygiel; loving grandfather of Miranda Gordon-Zigel, Stella Gordon-Zigel, Jesse Zigel Orr, Ian Zigel and Oliver Zigel.
Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mt. Wilson Lane on Sunday, April 26, at 4 p.m. Interment is private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra-Orchkids, 1212 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201 or Maryland Food Bank, PO Box 17369, Baltimore, MD 21297 or Doctors Without Borders, USA, P.O. Box 5030, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5030. The family will be receiving at 3302 Nancy Ellen Way, Owings Mills, MD 21117, Sunday and Monday.

MINDEL

On April 23, 2015, GILBERT, beloved husband of Naomi Mindel (nee Siegel); devoted father of Lewis (Susan) Mindel and Larry (Alissa) Mindel; cherished son of the late Lillian and Albert Mindel; loving brother of the late Irvin Mindel; dear brother-in-law of Davina Mindel and Irene and George Siegel; adored grandfather of Ryan Mindel, Hailey Mindel, Garret Mindel and Lauryn Mindel.
Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Sunday, April 26, at 3 p.m. Interment at Anshe Emunah Aitz Chaim Cemetery, 3901 Washington Blvd. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 100 Painters Mill Road, Suite 800, Owings Mills, MD 21117. In mourning at 809 Stable Manor Road, Reisterstown, MD 21136, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday with services at 7 p.m.

FRIEDLANDER

On April 21, 2015, DANIEL, beloved husband of Rose H. Friedlander (nee Levine); devoted father of Wendy G. (David) Kaplan and the late Jerold Friedlander; cherished grandfather of Alexis C. Kaplan and Meghan D. Kaplan.
Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Sunday, April 26, at 1 p.m. Interment at Moses Montefiore Woodmoor Hebrew Cemetery, Washington Blvd. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 8219 Town Center Drive, Baltimore, MD 21236. In mourning at 12136 Shining Stars Lane, Clarksville, MD 21029, Sunday, starting at 4 p.m. with an evening service.