On June 30, 2014, DOROTHY (nee Hirschhorn), beloved wife of the late Max Ellison; loving mother of Joann Rodgers and the late Jeffry Ellison; devoted sister of Harriet (Late Philip) Feinglass; adored grandmother of Adam (Jenny) Rodgers and Dr. Jared (Alison) Rodgers; loving great-grandmother of Ellie and Aaron Rodgers. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS.,… Read More


On July 1, 2014, SARA MAY (nee Cordish), loving mother of Dr. Craig (Amy) Gold and Stacy Gold; devoted sister of Rosalind Cordish and Joyce Warner; adored grandmother of Corey and Samuel Gold. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Wednesday, July 2 at 2 p.m. Interment… Read More


On June 30, 2014, HENRY, beloved husband of Reva Gold (nee Feingold); loving father of Michael (Ilene) Gold, Marjorie (William Haas) Gold, Sandra Gold (Joseph Raynes) Raynes, Howard Walter and Sherrie (Michael) Carney; adored grandfather of Emily and Max Gold, Kyle Haas, Paul and Maya Raynes, Matthew Carney, Rachel (Jesse) Wood and Jamie Carney; loving… Read More


On June 27, 2014, HAROLD, beloved husband of Iris Elayne Rosen (nee Hanover); devoted father of Larry Rosen (Roslyn Scheer), Jeffrey (Jerri) Rosen and Cheryl Pratt; loving brother of Sylvia (late Ben) Sushman, Irene (late Marvin) Kasik and the late Simon (Marion) Rosen, Sidney (Esther) Rosen and Calvin (Julie) Rosen; cherished grandfather of Katie Rosen… Read More


On June 29, 2014, CELIA (nee Berkowitz), beloved wife of the late Leon Lichtenstein; loving mother of Dr. Miriam (Dr. Alan) Cohen and Dr. Jack (Andi Lawrance) Lichtenstein; former dear mother-in-law of Nancy Mears; devoted grandmother of Andew Cohen, Sharon Ann Cohen, Dr. Jennifer (Dr. Antonio) Wolff, Elizabeth (Xavier) Reumont and Leah Lichtenstein; cherished great-grandmother… Read More


On June 27, 2014, ESTHER (nee Rosenstein), beloved wife of the late Sidney Fribush; devoted sister of the late Harry (Gertrude) Rosenstein and Lillian (Jack) Naftel; loving aunt of Diane Ehudin, Alan (Karen) Rosenstein, Marvin (Sandee) Rosenstein, Jeanne Rosenstein, Annette, Haven and Kolman Kodeck, and the late Anita Naftel and Howard Rosenstein. Funeral services and… Read More


On June 26, 2014, ROSE (nee Friedman), beloved wife of the late David Falck; cherished mother of Willam Falck and the late Sandra Tossman; loving mother-in-law of Zelda Ann Falck and Alan Tossman; devoted sister of the late Leon, Albert and Martin Friedman, and Goldie Kalmanson; adored grandmother of Matthew (Lindsay) Tossman, Eric Tossman, Michael… Read More


On June 25, 2014, SHARON (nee Cornblatt), beloved wife of Jeff Berman; cherished daughter of Barry Cornblatt and the late Shirley Cornblatt (nee Gladstone); dear sister of Wayne (Carolyn) and Craig (Robin) Cornblatt; devoted daughter-in-law of Marilyn and the late Philip Berman; loving sister-in-law of Michael (Cecilia) Berman; devoted aunt of Sophia Berman, Michael, Daniel… Read More


On June 25, 2014, CLARA (nee Simel), beloved wife of the late Jack Block; dear mother of Ira (Roberta) Block and Paul (Arlene) Block and the late Susan Block; dear grandmother of Michelle (Scott) Thomas, Stefanie Block, Laia (Matthew) Tiderman and Adam (Julie) Block; dearest great-grandmother of Laila, Joshua, Lauren, Naomi and Bruce; dearest sister… Read More

‘A Rare Soul’


They don’t make doctors like Jay Karpa anymore. Just ask Karen Levin, his assistant for 38 years. “He would spend hours sitting and talking to a patient,” said Levin, a nurse who was Karpa’s assistant in private practice. “He was a rare soul, and they just don’t make them like that anymore.” Karpa succumbed to… Read More