On July 26, 2014, JEROME “JERRY,” cherished husband of Shirley Lipman (nee Friedman); loving father of Bonnie (Sheldon) Levitt and Billy Lipman (Audrey Lefton Lipman); adored grandfather of Evan (Risa) Levitt and Andy Levitt; devoted great-grandfather and Big Grandpa to Noam Joseph Levitt. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount… Read More


On July 27, 2014, SYDELLE (nee Katz), beloved wife of the late Herbert Bushansky; devoted mother of Stephen (Barbara) Bushansky and Arlene (Chester) Kleinman; dear sister of the late Irving Katz, Phil Katz and Ann Richman; loving grandmother of Sherry Bushansky, Andrea Kleinman, Lori Kleinman and the late Caryn Beth Kleinman; loving great-grandmother of Vincent… Read More


On July 26, 2014, BETTY (nee Sirota), beloved wife of the late Meyer Nusholtz; loving mother of Jody Nusholtz (Susan Gilden); devoted sister of Jerome Sirota and the late Bernard Sirota; loving aunt of Karen Thedford, Maxine Kadish and Jay Nusholtz. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane,… Read More


On July 25, 2014, DORIS IRENE (nee Cohen), beloved wife of the late Herman Gresser; loving mother of Susan Zeiger, Charles Gresser and the late Carol Bolotin; devoted mother-in-law of Harvey Zeiger, Deborah Gresser and Jeffrey Bolotin; cherished sister of the late Elaine (Marvin) Goldstein and Sidney (Marilyn) Colson; devoted grandmother of Diana Zeiger, Michael… Read More


On July 25, 2014, REBECCA MARGALIT, beloved sister of Joseph, Stanley and Phillip Wartzman. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Monday, July 28 at 9 a.m. Interment at Rudomer Verein Cemetery, Rosedale. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Jewish Community Services,… Read More


On July 24, 2014, ALVIN, loving husband of Saundra (Sandy) Cohen (nee Tarlo); beloved father of Phyllis (Steve) Zwagil and Nancy Cohen; adored grandfather of Zach and Alexi Zwagil. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Sunday, July 27 at 2 p.m. Interment at Beth El Memorial… Read More


On July 24, 2014, RHONDA (nee Koff), beloved mother of Bryan (Rachel) Zillig and Jessica (James) Frank; lifelong friend of George Zillig; cherished daughter of Jean Koff (nee Rosendorf) and the late Dr. Morton Koff; devoted sister of Diane Fine and Warren Koff; faithful companion of Sam, the terrier mix. Also survived by other loving… Read More


On July 16, 2014, ELAINE (nee Zatlin), beloved wife of the late Harold Gordon; devoted mother of Ann (Richard) Castaldi, Larry (Deborah) Gordon; adored sister of Harry Zatlin, Joan Nardozzi and the late Fred Zatlin, also survived by other loving family and many dear friends. Funeral services and interment at Beth Jacob Cemetery, Finksburg, on… Read More

Words of Wisdom


South African novelist Nadine Gordimer died July 13, in Johannesburg at the age of 90, Reuters reported. The author of more than 30 books, Gordimer was one of the literary world’s most influential voices against apartheid, winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1991 for her novels and short stories that echoed life and emotion… Read More


On July 22, 2014, GERALD, beloved husband of Marilyn Sherer (nee Rudd); loving father of Gary (Patty) Sherer, Alan (Brenda) Sherer and Mitchell (Gina) Sherer; cherished brother of Marilyn (Henri) Seiden and the late Myron Sherer; adored grandfather of Lane (Anna) Sherer, Joshua and Austin Sherer. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown… Read More