On November 1, 2014, MICHAEL, loving son of the late Jeane and Gus Shamberg; devoted brother of Carol Wertheimer; loving uncle of Ellen Sutton and Mark Wertheimer. Also survived by three great-nephews and one great-niece. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Kennedy Krieger Institute, c/o Office of Development, 707 N. Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205.
November 9, 2014, SELMA, daughter of the late Abraham Moses Javodick and Mary Salinsky Javodick; wife of the late Morton Jacob Rolnick; mother of Harriet Rolnick (Stephen Strauss), and Abbe Gene Rolnick (Jim Wiggins); grandmother of Mara, Will, Elly and Ben; great-grandmother of Paige. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center at fredhutch.org/en.html.
On November 6, 2014, MIRIAM (nee Berger), beloved wife of the late Joshua Solomon; devoted mother of Robert Solomon and Norma (George) Hecker; loving sister of the late Shirley Goldman; cherished grandmother of Amy (John) Murphy, Eric Solomon, Andrea Roth and Jennifer Roth, devoted aunt of Judi (Robert) Glatter and Bruce (Monica) Goldman. Interment at Beth El Memorial Park, Randallstown. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Moses Montefiore Anshe Emunah, 7000 Rockland Hills Drive, Baltimore, MD 21209.
On November 6, 2014, Dr. AARON, beloved husband of Phyllis Schaeffer (nee Cooper); devoted father of Rick (Josie) Schaeffer, Ellen-Jo “E.J.” Schaeffer (Rick) Braida and Beth Schaeffer (David) Swirnow; cherished grandfather of Adam Landsman (Faye Rex-Landsman), Alex Landsman, Amy Landsman, Michael Swirnow and Jennifer Swirnow; loving brother-in-law of the late Mildred Cooper Robinson and Henry Robinson; dear cousin of Janet Jeffein, Joan Jeffein Miller, Nancy Jeffein Olin, Sandra Kotzen Yospa and the late Gerald Jeffein; adored uncle of Ira Robinson. Interment at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, 2100 Belair Road. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to GBMC Foundation, 6701 N. Charles St., Towson, MD 21204, memo: In memory of Dr. Aaron Schaeffer — ICU.
On November 5, 2014, EDWIN HAROLD, beloved husband of Elaine Goldstein (nee Wolf); devoted father of Robert (Rebecca) Goldstein and Michael Goldstein; dear brother of Morton (Carolyn) Goldstein, Sol (late Jean Turk) Goldstein, Jerrol (late Pat) Wolf and the late Dorothy (Joseph) Blitz and Rose (Sidney) Morrison; loving grandfather of Samuel and Sofia Goldstein. Interment at Anshe Emunah Aitz Chaim Cemetery, 3901 Washington Blvd. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to The Harbour School of Baltimore, 11251 Dolfield Blvd., Owings Mills, MD 21117 or Beth Tfiloh Dahan Scholarship Fund, 3300 Old Court Road, Baltimore, MD 21208. In mourning at 127 Old House Court (Grey Rock), Baltimore, MD 21208, through Sunday evening.
On November 9, 2014, SHIRLEY (Rutkovitz) (nee Ballow), beloved wife of Stanley Rutko; devoted mother of Charles Calman Rutko and the late Marc Steven Rutkovitz and Bonnie Lynn Rutkovitz; dear sister of Daniel Ballow; loving aunt of Dr. Barbara Lankton, Ronnie Mae Janney and Toby Friedberg, Linda Lee Peters, Etta Jane Budlow, Lawrence Ballow, Charles Ballow, Michael Simons, Harold Simons, Herschel Budlow and Theodore Rutkovitz. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Monday, November 10 at 2 p.m. Interment at Hebrew Young Mens Cemetery, 5800 Windsor Mill Road. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Beth El Congregation, memo: Morning Minion, 8101 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21208. In mourning at 3915 Labyrinth Road, Baltimore, MD 21215.
On November 5, 2014, HELENE (nee Pomerantz), beloved wife of the late Gerald Bernstein; cherished mother of Simon Richard Bernstein and Tobi Sandra Bernstein; dear sister of the late Lenora Finglass. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Sunday, November 9 at 2 p.m. Interment at Bnai Israel Cemetery, 3701 Southern Ave. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to USAgainstAlzheimer’s, 1101 K St. NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20005. In mourning at 5995 Western Run Drive, Baltimore, MD 21209.
On November 9, 2014, RENA (nee Miller), dear wife of the late Alvin Daniel Collector; cherished mother of Eileen (Dr. Paul) Haynes, Anita (Jeffrey) Friedman, Dr. Daniel (Anatoli) Collector and the late Robert Hammel; dear mother-in-law of Debra Hammel; loving sister of the late Robert Miller, Fannie Zipkin and Frank Miller; beloved sister-in-law of Bessie Miller and the late Max Zipkin and Shirley Miller; adored grandmother of Joseph Haynes, Rebecca (Beaver) Eller, Rena K., Daniel D., and Yianna Collector, Wesley Hammel and Madeline (Aaron) Woodhall; beloved great-grandmother of Zoe Eller and Ben Eller. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson, Lane on Friday, November 14 at 10 a.m. Interment at Good Shepherd Cemetery, Ellicott City, MD. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to the Bea Gaddy Family Center, 425 N. Chester St., Baltimore, MD 21231, or Our Daily Bread, 725 Fallsway, Baltimore, MD 21202.
On November 11, 2014, Judge EDGAR, beloved husband of Ann Silver (nee Wolf); devoted father of Roslyn Silver (Howard) Benjamin and Michael (Abbe) Silver; dear brother of the late Leonard Silver, Shirley Kaplan, Irene Silver and Evelyn Hess; cherished grandfather of Dr. Sara Benjamin (Michael Tracton), Kate Benjamin (Jonathan Weiner), Rachel Silver and Lucy Silver; adored great-grandfather of Talia Fay, Ilan Blake and Nora Rose Tracton, Samara Jane, Leo Samuel and Alice Emma Winrose. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Thursday, November 13 at 11 a.m. Interment at Beth Jacob Cemetery, Finksburg. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to The Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation, 100 Park Ave., Suite 108, Rockville, MD 20850, or the charity of your choice. In mourning at 3210 Hatton Road, Baltimore, MD 21208, through Friday afternoon.
On November 9, 2014, PAULA “PEGGY,” beloved daughter of the late Harry and Sarah Matz; cherished sister of Jacob (Lola) Matz and the late Paul Matz, Herbert “Hunky” Matz, Rose Ginsburg, Wilbur (Henrietta) Matz, Esther Matz, Lillian Charles, Lester (Shirley) Matz and Charles Matz (Janet Penn); also survived by many loving nephews, nieces, great-nephews, great-nieces and other loving family and dear friends. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Wednesday, November 12 at 1 p.m. Interment at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berrymans Lane. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore, 101 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore, MD 21201. In mourning at 3418 Woodvalley Drive, Baltimore, Wednesday, immediately following interment through 8:30 p.m., and Thursday from 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.