On September 8, 2016, Beatrice Caplan (nee Herbst), devoted wife of the late Melvin Caplan; loving mother of Roger (Patti) Caplan and Faye (Edward) Miller; beloved grandmother of Allison Caplan, Joanna Miller (Roger) Dausman and the late Scott Caplan and Michelle Miller; dear great-grandmother of Tate Dausman. Funeral services are private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in… Read More

Dr. Joyce Kaufman Broke Ground in Science, Gender


Dr. Joyce Kaufman (née Jacobson), a most distinguished member of modern science’s elite, succumbed to congestive heart failure Aug. 26. Kaufman spent the vast majority of her 87 years in Baltimore and left an indelible mark during her  extensive time at Johns Hopkins as well as in the global scientific community at large. “She just… Read More


On September 2, 2016, Douglas William Bell; beloved son of Corinne (nee O’Connor) and Stuart B. Bell, M.D.; cherished brother of Alexis Bell Sriram (Ram Sivaprakasam) and David R. Bell (Stephanie A. Bell); loving uncle of Sidney R. Bell; dear nephew of Craig C. O’Connor and Leslie A. Burstein. Also survived by many cousins. Services… Read More


On September 6, 2016, Steven Jay Beerman; dear brother of Lisa (Marc) Singer; loving uncle of Eric Singer and Scott (Ali) Singer; beloved nephew of Jan and Stuart Braunstein and Sharon and Joel Marchanti; adored son of the late Barbara and Sheldon Beerman; also survived by the the loving and supportive Chimes, Inc. community. Funeral… Read More


On September 7, 2016, Sue Wolf (nee Gold); former wife of Eli Wolf; cherished mother of Ben Wolf, Leigh Wolf, Kelly (Chaim) Yudkowsky and Josh (Ahuva) Wolf; devoted sister of the late Ann Spahn; loving grandmother of Ari Wolf, Adeena (Zevie) Polsky, Avi Yudkowsky (Gayil Rabi), Avigayil (Uriel) Young, Moshe Yudkowsky, Chana Yudkowsky, Levi Wolf,… Read More


On September 2, 2016, Annette Weiner (nee Friedman); beloved wife of the late William Weiner; loving mother of Michele Weiner Lockman and Dr. Fran Weiner (Dr. Bill) Taub; devoted sister of the late Ada Dashoff Polovoy, Helen Bloom, Rosalie Kreitzer and Sidney Friedman; beloved daughter of the late Rae and Albert Friedman; loving grandmother of… Read More


On September 1, 2016, Carol Steinhardt (nee Stern); beloved wife of the late Gunther Steinhardt; devoted mother of Michael (Barbara) Steinhardt and Linda (Anthony) Katz; loving sister of the late Hilda Cohen; dear sister-in-law of Werner Cohen; cherished grandmother of Jason (Tina) Steinhardt, Jenifer (Craig) Hollander, Shauna (Michael) Slavin, Heather (Ben) Friedman and Faryl (Matthew)… Read More


On August 31, 2016, Libby P. Kaufman (nee Postoff), devoted wife of Robert Thomas Kaufman; beloved mother of Caryn (Michael) Lasser and Joel (Nancy) Kaufman; cherished sister of Sharon (Marvin) Smelkinson; adored grandmother of Jeffrey, Phillip and Ricky Lasser, and Steven, Stacey and Scott Kaufman; dear daughter of the late Rebecca and Joseph Postoff. Funeral services… Read More


Abraham Theodore Kanterman, died on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at the age of 89. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Esther, his daughter Fran, sons Richard (Ellen) and Michael (Nancy), and grandchildren Gabrielle, Matthew, Joshua and Samantha.Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Beth Am Synagogue, Rabbi’s Discretionary… Read More


On September 1, 2016, Margie Sue Chapin; beloved daughter of Pauline Chapin (nee Zimmerman) and the late Dr. N. Jerome Chapin; cherished sister of Ronni (Dr. Eric) Udoff, David (Rita) Chapin and Julie (Dr. Jeffrey) Janofsky; also survived by loving nieces, nephews, dear friends and family. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown… Read More