Philip Filner, Biologist


  Philip Filner, a retired molecular biologist and biochemist who lived in Lutherville, passed away Sept. 6 at the age of 75.Remembered by family and friends as a smart and outgoing man, he studied physics at Johns Hopkins University and earned a Ph.D. in biochemistry from the California Institute of Technology.   Filner was born… Read More


On September 30, 2014, MILDRED (nee Schwartz), beloved wife of the late Jerome Schmier; cherished mother of Raymond (Marjorie) Schmier and Florence (Herbert) Thaler Jr.; devoted sister of the late Bernard Schwartz; loving grandmother of Beth (Elliott) Gerstner, Pamela (James) Clay III, and Ilyssa, Paul and Justin Thaler; adored great-grandmother of Mollie and Jonathan Gerstner,… Read More


On September 30, 2014, HAROLD, loving son of the late Moses and Edith Michelson; beloved brother of Lorraine (late Erwin) Greenfield and the late Melvin Michelson and Shirley Horowitch; devoted brother-in-law of Vilma Michelson and the late Benjamin Horowitch; loving uncle of Dr. Alan Horowitch, Sharon (H. Kenneth) Merritt Jr., Jonathan (Lynn) Horowitch, Carolyn (Patrick)… Read More


On September 30, 2014, ANITA (nee Haman), beloved wife of the late James Keelan: dear mother of David (Sayra) Keelan; cherished sister of Barbara (late Edward) Ostrow and Stuart (Judith) Haman; loving grandmother of Kairi Grace Keelan. Funeral services and interment at Adath Yeshurun Cemetery, 6700 Bowleys Lane on Thursday, October 2 at noon. Please… Read More


On October 1, 2014, DAVID, beloved husband of Selma Samuels (nee Weiner) and the late Elise Samuels (nee Goldsmith); loving father of Marian Eiser, Ellen (Bill) Wiley, Joyce Book, Eleanor (Dr. Daniel) Kakuska and the late Teresa “Terry” Gurwitz; adored brother of Sydni Samuels, Theodore Samuels and Irene Friedman; beloved grandfather of Daniel Eiser, Jayme… Read More


On September 30, 2014, ORA GLORIA (nee Hoffzimmer), beloved wife of the late Milton Feiler; devoted mother of Alan (Hannah) Feiler; loving grandmother of Mira and Joshua Feiler; also survived by other loving family and dear friends. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Thursday, October 2… Read More


On September 29, 2014, BORIS, beloved husband of the late Yelena Fridman (nee Aleglan); devoted father of Irene (Zakhar) Matlin; loving brother of Michael Fridman and the late Shifra Minokrin and Raya Gertsensheyn; cherished grandfather of Alex (Jennifer) Kushnir and Michael (Stacey) Kushnir; adored great-grandfather of Julius Kushnir. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC.,… Read More


On September 28, 2014, EVELYN (nee Gilden), beloved wife of the late Theodore Hoenig; devoted mother of Irwin Hoenig (Pam Long), Myles Hoenig (Brandy Baker), Marc (Valerie) Hoenig; dear sister of the late Minnie Claire, Rose Rosenberg, Molly Meister and Edith Schochet; loving grandmother of Aaron and Ethan Hoenig. Funeral services and interment will be… Read More


On September 27, 2014, IDA (nee Noonberg), beloved wife of the late Herman Goldberg; devoted mother of Victor (late Barbara) Goldberg, M. Hirsh (Gail) Goldberg; dear sister of the late Joseph, Charles, Morris, Herman Noonberg, Freda Blaker and Kate Savitz; also survived by nine grandchildren, twenty-four loving great-grandchildren and two loving great-great-grandchildren. Interment at Tifereth… Read More


On September 27, 1014, MIRIAM (nee Davidowitz), beloved wife of the late Zelig Ellenbogen; devoted mother of Chaya (Yitzchok) Greenwald, Berel (Naomi) Ellenbogen, Avrum (Etty) Ellenbogen; dear sister of Esther (Charles) Spirgel, Heshy (Renee) Davidowitz; also survived by many grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Interment at Shomrei Mishmeres Schares Haplata Cemetery, Rosedale. Please omit flowers.