On September 9, 2017, Beverly Jett (nee Nadol), beloved mother of Shelley Marks (Cory) Weissglass; devoted sister of Rona Purks, Robert (Meleesa) Nadol, Jack (Polly) Nadol; loving daugther of the late Mollie (nee Kronsberg) and William Nadol; also survived by loving nieces, nephews and dear friends. Funeral services and interment will be held at Anshe… Read More


On September 8, 2017, Nadine Kirschbaum (nee Gross), beloved wife of the late Marvin Kirschbaum; devoted mother of Alan (late Cheri) Kirschbaum and Irvin Kirschbaum (Paul Kiefer); dear sister of Myra Foreman; cherished daughter of the late Jacob Aaron and Ida Gross; loving grandmother of Melissa Green and Sarah Mansell; dear great-grandmother of Pierce Green… Read More


On September 10, 2017, Viktorya Shubinskaya, beloved wife of late Semen Shubinskiy; loving mother of Slava (Mila) Shubinskiy and Adely (Yury) Zudov; loving grandmother of Angela (Evgeny) Smolyar, Evgeny (Lana) Shubinskiy, Evgeny Zudov and Ruslana (Aleksander) Aynbinder; adored great-grandmother of Adilla, Abby, Ava, Sara, Clara, Samantha, Milana, Emma and Sophie. Services at SOL LEVINSON &… Read More


On September 9, 2017, Alan Ira Elkin; beloved husband of Lois Elkin (nee Shanman); devoted father of Karen Elkin (Dr. Millard) Mazer and Jeffrey (Saralyn) Elkin; loving brother of Berenice (Herbert) Kleiman, Elaine (David) Epstein and the late Jerome Elkin; cherished grandfather of Mark Elkin Mazer, Julie Elkin Mazer, David Elkin Mazer, Jesse Elkin, Evan… Read More


On September 9, 2017, Esther Round Rosenthal, beloved wife of the late Alvin Rosenthal; devoted mother of Ellen Rosenthal (James Gabriel) and Louise (Stewart) Hill; loving daughter of the late Etta and Solomon Round; cherished sister of the late Harold Round, Beulah Elving and Simeon Round; dear sister-in-law of Claire Round and the late Philip… Read More


On September 10, 2017, James Benson Hershon, beloved husband of Irma Hershon (nee Chernoff); devoted father of Edward (Cindy) Hershon and Stuart Hershon; loving son of the late Rabbi Arthur and Ida Hershon; cherished grandfather of Alexander, William, Samantha and Ashton Hershon, Michael and Gayle Pitone. Funeral services are private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in… Read More


On September 7, 2017, Kenneth Sober, beloved husband of the late Marjorie Sober (nee Rome); loving father of Ilene (Richard) Gardiner and the late Gary Sober. Funeral services and interment are private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to the charity of your choice.  

Morton C. Pollack: A Man of His Word

Morton C. Pollack, former attorney, public servant and loyal political backer, known to family and friends as a straightforward man of his word, died on Aug. 24. He was 88. Pollack was born in Baltimore on Aug. 8, 1929 into a political family, son of James “Jack” Pollack, a one-time light-heavyweight professional boxer who became… Read More


Sherwood Davidson Kohn, 90, beloved husband of Monna Kohn (nee Fingerman); devoted father of Guy Kohn (Debra), Matthew Kohn (Brenda), Josh Kohn (Karen) and Jan Kohn Swan (Matthew); loving grandfather of Adam Swan, Spencer Kohn, Olivia Swan, Benjamin Kohn, Aaron Kohn, Mallory Kohn and Grace Kohn; devoted son of the late Stanley and Theodora Kohn…. Read More


On September 3, 2017, Paula Iris Scherr, beloved mother of Joshua Scherr and the late Zachary Scherr; loving step-mother of Jeremy (Kim) Helfand and Melinda (Rob) Stankowski; dear sister of Bruce (Carol) Ronis; cherished grandmother of Jacob Scherr, Alexandra, Kennedy and Palmer Helfand and Regan, Morgan and Maya Stankowski; adored daughter of the late Ruth… Read More