LAPIDUS

On February 14, 2017, Doris Lapidus; devoted sister of the late Herbert and Paul Lapidus; beloved daughter of the late Lena and Harry Lapidus; loving aunt of Karin R. (late Richard A.) Batterton, Ari J. (Rena) Lapidus and Ira (Leslie) Lapidus; cherished great-aunt of Jacob and Ben Lapidus; devoted sister-in-law of Gloria Lapidus; also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. Funeral services and interment will be held at Torath Chaim Cemetery, Gibsonia, Pa. on Thursday, February 16, at 2 p.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to The Richard A. Batterton Scholarship for Social Justice and Public Policy at the University of Maryland School of Social Work, Attn: Sarah Wise, Assistant Director of Development, 525 W. Redwood St., Baltimore, MD 21201. Checks made out to: UMBF, Inc. Batterton Scholarship.

SIMON

On February 10, 2017, Herman Simon, beloved husband of the late Lucille Simon (nee Blau); devoted father of Rhona Simon (Alan Taylor) and Richard Simon (Donna Lynn); dear brother of the late Henry Simon and Mollie Asch; loving grandfather of Jessica Samson, Sara Samson and Alexandra Simon; adored son of the late Rebecca and Reuben Simon. Interment at Mikro Kodesh Beth Israel Cemetery, 6700 Bowleys Lane. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to Alzheimer’s Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093 or Ronald McDonald House Charities of Baltimore, 635 West Lexington St., Baltimore, MD 21201. In mourning at 2405 Green Summit Road (Summit Chase Community Center), Baltimore, MD 21209, following interment until 5 p.m. and continuing at 6:30 p.m. with a service at 7 p.m. Shiva will continue at 6717 Darwood Drive, Baltimore, MD 21209 on Tuesday and Wednesday from 12 noon until 5 p.m. and continuing at 6:30 p.m. with services at 7 p.m.

FELD

Marvin Feld; funeral services were held out of town. In mourning at 3702 Gardenview Road (the home of his brother, Arthur Feld), Baltimore, MD 21208, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, with services at 7 p.m. 

COWEN

On February 12, 2017, Marian Yellon Cowen (nee Weiner); beloved wife of the late Paul Yellon and Dr. Joseph Cowen; devoted mother of Judith Yellon (Benton Mirman), Robert (Sharon) Yellon and Barbara (Gary) Scher; dear sister of the late Hulda Ruth Weiner; loving daughter of the late Minnie and Herman Weiner; cherished grandmother of Paula (Jeffrey) Rosenblatt, Amanda (Richard) Pasciuto and Scott Scher; adored great-grandmother of Abby and Reid Rosenblatt and Samantha Pasciuto. Interment at Ohel Yakov Beth Israel Cemetery, 6700 Bowleys Lane. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Hadassah of Greater Washington, Neshama Chapter, 11900 Parklawn Drive, #350, Rockville, MD 20852 or Vivian Reid Fund, C/O Howard County Office on Aging and Independence, 6751 Columbia Gateway Drive, STE 200, Columbia, MD 21046. In mourning at The Ellicott City 50 Plus Center, 9401 Frederick Road, Ellicott City, MD 21042, on Monday, then continuing on Tuesday at 8516 Nicole Court, Ellicott City, MD 21043, then continuing on Wednesday at 14205 Plum Run Way, Silver Spring, MD 20906.

LIEBER

On February 14, 2017, Gloria Lieber (nee Perlberg), devoted wife of Harold J. Lieber; beloved mother of Gail (Dr. Edward) Sherman and Lynn (Bruce) Goldstein; dear sister of Zelma Perlberg and the late Lenora and William Perlberg; cherished grandmother of Richard Sherman, Dr. Philip Goldstein and Steven Goldstein; adored daughter of the late Philip and Ida (nee Gumnitsky) Perlberg; also survived by other loving family and many dear friends. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Thursday, February 16, at 1 p.m. Interment Shaarei Zion Cemetery, Rosedale. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Moses Montefiore Anshe Emunah, 7000 Rockland Hills Drive, Baltimore, MD 21209 or the charity of your choice. In mourning at 6 Avers Court, Reisterstown, MD 21136, immediately following interment through Sunday, with services at 7 p.m.

RESSIN

On February 13, 2017, Ricka Phyllis Ressin (nee Manck); cherished mother of Jeffrey (Mary Ann) Ressin, Laurie (Richard) Martin and Cindy (Roger) Seidenman; devoted sister of Judge Joseph P. (Sherri and the late Ann) Manck; beloved daughter of the late Beatrice and Charles Manck; loving grandmother of Samuel and Louis Ressin, Branch and Quinn Seidenman and Beatrice and Henry Martin; former wife of Norman Robert Ressin. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Thursday, February 16, at 11 a.m. Interment at Oheb Shalom Congregation Cemetery, O’Donnell Street. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Court Watch Montgomery, courtwatchmontgomery.org/donations/, or American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216. The family will be receiving at the Martin residence, 105 Short St., Gaithersburg, MD 20878, Thursday from 4-8 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; then on Saturday from 1-4 p.m. at 8307 Tally Ho Road, Lutherville, MD 21093.

BERKOWITZ

On February 11, 2017, Judith Berkowitz (nee Herz); beloved wife of Bernard L. Berkowitz; devoted mother of Stephen Berkowitz and David Berkowitz; dear sister of the late Bernice Herz; loving grandmother of Joseph (Lynn) Berkowitz; cherished great-grandmother of Troy Yeh Berkowitz and Olivia Yeh Berkowitz. Funeral services and interment will be held at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berrymans Lane on Wednesday, February 15 at 2:30 p.m. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to Children’s Defense Fund, 25 E St., NW, Washington, DC 20001. In mourning at 3041 Fallstaff Road, Unit 602, Baltimore, MD 21209.

KRAUSE

On February 11, 2017, Iris B. Krause (nee Lipchin), beloved wife of Wilfred Krause; loving mother of Joyce (Gregory) Rothwell and the late Phillip Krause; mother-in-law of Janice Krause; devoted sister of Marc (Judy) Lipchin and the late Gloria Lessans; adored grandmother of Rachel Rothwell and Andrew Rothwell; cherished daughter of the late Mary and Earle Lipchin. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Wednesday, February 15, at 12 noon. Interment at Beth Jacob Cemetery, Finksburg, Md. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to the charity of your choice. The family will be receiving at Pikesville DoubleTree by Hilton, 1726 Reisterstown Road, Baltimore, MD 21208, immediately following interment, until 5:30 p.m.

OSTER

On February 11, 2017, Sheila M. Oster (nee Levitas); beloved wife of Dr. H. Gerald Oster; devoted mother of Mark (Lisa) Oster, Stephanie Oster (Donna Kiscaden) and Joyce (Jason) Shapiro; dear sister of the late Barbara (Bernard) Amernick; loving grandmother of Melissa Shapiro, Rebecca Shapiro and Alyssa Oster; adored daughter of the late Anne and Benjamin Levitas; cherished daughter-in-law of the late Martha and Eugene Oster. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Wednesday, February 15, at 11 a.m. Interment at Har Sinai Cemetery, Garrison Forest Road. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her memory may be sent to American Lung Association, 211 E. Lombard St., #260, Baltimore, MD 21202. In mourning at 12145 Faulkner Drive (Worthington Park), Owings Mills, MD 21117, through Friday afternoon.

ROSOFF

On February 9, 2017, Sheldon I. Rosoff, beloved husband of Dolly Rosoff (nee Bendler); loving father of Jennifer Rosoff and the late Marlene Rosoff; adored brother of the late Alan Rosoff; devoted brother-in-law of Anita (late Harold) Hirsch and Helen (late Bert) Stern; adored son of the late Sylvia and Mike Rosoff. Interment at Har Sinai Cemetery, Garrison Forest Road. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to American Cancer Society, 405 Williams Court, Suite 120, Baltimore, MD 21220. In mourning at 111 Church Road, Owings Mills, MD 21117.