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


On August 17, 2017, Sydelle B. Landau (nee Golodner), beloved wife of Robert J. Landau; cherished mother of Diann Landau, David Landau and Robert Landau; devoted sister of the late Jack Golodner; dear sister-in-law of Linda Golodner; loving grandmother of Marisa, Alex and Joshua Landau; adored daughter of the late Regina and Maurice Golodner. Services… Read More


On September 4, 2017, Frieda H. Miller (nee Hurwitz), beloved wife of the late Aaron A. Miller; cherished and devoted mother of Marcia (Stephen) Greenfield; loving sister of the late Zara Katz; beloved grandmother of Marc Greenfield and Mandy (Dr. Robert) Book; beloved great-grandmother of Julia, Kenneth, Jacob and Benjamin Book; special aunt of Arlene… Read More