On February 2, 2017, Sanford ‘Sandy’ Alan Oksman; devoted father of Samantha Oksman; beloved brother of Ryan Oksman; loving son of Bonnie Cohen and Frank Oksman; devoted friend of Jeff Harris; beloved nephew of Saralee Wolf and Judy Abrams. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Monday,… Read More


On February 5, 2017, David Harry Hirth, beloved companion of Joyce Schaffer; devoted father of Rebecca (Robert) Goffman, Leon (Dora) Hirth and Nicholas (Andi) Hirth; dear brother of the late Pearl Smerling; adored son of the late Rose and Leon Hirth; also survived by nine loving grandchildren. Funeral services and interment will be held at… Read More


On February 2, 2017, Luba Kholodovsky (nee Taslitsky); beloved wife of the late Anatoliy Kholodovsky; devoted mother of Julia (Yevgeny) Skvirsky and Vitaly (Shaylem) Kholodovsky; dear sister of Valery Taslitsky, Oleg Taslitsky, Svetlana Tsimerman and the late Michael Taslitsky; loving grandmother of Valerie and Aidan Skvirsky. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown… Read More


On January 31, 2017, Ira Melvin Shapiro; beloved father of Chelsea, Nia and Bryan Shapiro; devoted brother of Karen (Dennis) Kravitz, Ellen (Steve) Semesky and the late Cindy Rosenbach; loving son of Lillian (nee Siegel) and the late Harry Shapiro; also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, other loving family and many dear… Read More


On February 2, 2017, Jack Rosenfeld, beloved husband of Sara Rosenfeld (nee Williamson); devoted father of Hope (Martin) Jacobs and Sherri Rosenfeld; adored brother of the late Frank Rosenfeld; dear brother-in-law of Phyllis Rosenfeld and the late Belle Meier and Betty (Louis) Moskovitz; loving son of the late Bertha and Herman Rosenfeld; cherished grandfather of… Read More


On February 2, 2017, Yakov Nepomnyashchiy; beloved husband of Anastasiya Nepomnyashchaya (nee Shkapsky); devoted father of Oleg (Victoria) Nepomnyashchiy; dear brother of Inessa Grigorovitch; adored grandfather of Olivia and Lyanna Nepomnyashchiy; loving son of the late Ilya and Ressa Nepomnyashchiy. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane, on Sunday,… Read More


On February 2, 2017, Olga Wartzman (nee Wiesel), beloved wife of the late Jack Wartzman; devoted mother of Lea Alperstein (late Don Deaton); cherished grandmother of Eric Alperstein (Donna Zepp), Joshua (Jessica) Alperstein and Jonathan (Shannon) Deaton; loving great-grandmother of Greggory, Ryan, Jacob and Mason Alperstein, Gabriel and Spencer Alperstein and Destin, Shaun, Dominic and… Read More


On February 1, 2017, Benjamin Stevens (“Benjamin Eisenberg”), beloved husband of Thelma Stevens (nee Shiller); adored father of Susan (Paul) Brown, Shelley Stevens (Daniel Whitehouse) and Jonathan Stevens; dear brother of the late Sidney Eisenberg, Florence Eisenberg and Ralph Eisenberg. Funeral services are private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Alzheimer’s… Read More


On February 2, 2017, Robert Seth Baylin; beloved brother of Dr. Jerome Fine (Barbara Wolf Fine), Carolyn Eisenstadt and Dr. Norman (Angie) Fine; adored son of the late Gilbert and Mae Baylin. Funeral services and interment will be held at Bobroisker Beneficial Circle Cemetery, Rosedale on Friday, February 3, at 12:30 p.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions… Read More


Sylvia Himmelfarb; survived  by her sister Lily Polakoff, nieces Emily Turk, Ellen Mazoff and Marian Sherwood, nephew Bob Turk and great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great neices and a great-great nephew. Donations may be made in her honor to Walters Art Museum and Johns Hopkins Medicine Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center.