July 14, 2014

On July 12, 2014, ELLIOTT EDWARD, son of the late Walter and Julia Lapin; brother of the late Tellasandra Lapin; cherished life partner of Robert Wilson; beloved father of Marc Lapin (Pauline), Dr. Richard Lapin, and the late Jon Lapin; and loving grandfather of Jacob and Jordan Lapin. Also survived by former wife and friend, CONTINUE »

July 10, 2014

An unveiling for ESTHER ROTH will take place on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Cneseth Israel Cemetery, 443 Hoffman Road, Reserve Township, Pa.CONTINUE »

July 10, 2014

On July 10, 2014, KAREN (nee Levine), beloved wife of Robert Rosenfelt; loving mother of Jeffrey (Rebecca) Rosenfelt and Daniel (Amanda) Rosenfelt; devoted sister of Susan (Dr. Steve) Levinson; cherished grandmother of Miriam and Hadassah Rosenfelt; cherished daughter of Shirley and the late Judge Irving Levine; loving brother-in-law of Scott Rosenfelt (Victoria Dolceamore). Services at CONTINUE »

Zalman Schachter-Shalomi brought old-world gravitas to new-age Judaism
BY Ben Harris/JTA
July 9, 2014

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi was one of the world’s most innovative and influential Jewish spiritual leaders. To his followers, he was their Hasidic rebbe. But what other rebbe had dropped acid with Timothy Leary and dialogued with the Dalai Lama? Schachter-Shalomi, who died last week at 89, wasn’t the only rabbi who tinkered radically with Jewish CONTINUE »

July 9, 2014

On July 8, 2014, MILDRED (nee Kellman), loving wife of Stanley Aronoff; cherished mother of Barbara (Larry) Gandel, Chana (Herschel) Lazaroff, Alan (Robin) Aronoff, Judy (Cem) Basak and Suzy (Stewart) Bradshaw; adored sister of Miriam (David) Longman; beloved grandmother of Brian Gandel, Shaina Minkoff, Chaya (Yossel) Bialestock, Mendy Lazaroff, Yitzi Lazaroff and the late Jennifer CONTINUE »