On October 7, 2016, Dorothy K. Livov (nee Katz), beloved wife of the late Isadore B. Livov; devoted mother of Sharon Sollod and Barbara (Bob) Weiss; dear sister of Sidney Katz and the late Harry Katz and Helen Mervis; loving grandmother of Jayme (Michael) Uhlfelder, Geoff Weiss and Aaron Weiss; cherished great-grandmother of Jack and… Read More


On October 5, 2016, Ilana Portman (nee Tenenbaum); beloved wife of Anatoly Portman; cherished mother of Erika Portman and Eduard Portman; devoted sister of Pavel Tenin (Janny Ratner); beloved daughter of the late Mikhail and Polina Tenenbaum. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Friday, October 7,… Read More


On October 7, 2016, Beverly Kitay; devoted mother of Michael (Francine) Volosov and Paul (Lois) Volosov; dear daughter of the late Phillip and Mae Saltstein; cherished grandmother of five; adored great-grandmother of 21. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Friday, October 7, at 11 a.m. Interment… Read More


On October 5, 2016, Stella Singer Ziman (nee Evans); loving wife of the late Paul Ziman; cherished mother of Joel (Elaine) Ziman, Richard (Sharon) Ziman, Alan (Susan) Ziman and Michael (Debbye) Ziman; beloved daughter of the late Yetta and Joseph Evans; also survived by 13 adored grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services and… Read More

Barbara Milsten Baltimore’s Best

Barbara Pash Milsten, a longtime journalist and editor in the Baltimore community and one of the most storied writers in the history of the Baltimore Jewish Times, passed away on Sept. 23 at the age of 75. Over her career, Milsten rose through the ranks to become a force to be reckoned with in the… Read More


On October 2, 2016, Dr. Michael Billig; cherished husband of Elizabeth Billig (nee Seidenberg); loving father of Maxwell Billig and his significant other Cameron Jackson, and the late Madeleine “Maddie” Billig; dear brother of Daniel Billig and the late Andrew Billig; dear brother-in-law of Sherry Billig, Lisa Billig, Carolyn and Jay Burwinkel, and Deborah Locke;… Read More


On October 4, 2016, Warren David Klawans, devoted husband of Anita Klawans (nee Reiser); loving father of David Klawans, Alan R. Klawans and Kenneth J. (Emily) Klawans; dear brother of the late Janice Klawans Gotch; beloved grandfather of Sydney, Jordan, Hunter and Spencer Klawans; adored son of the late Dr. Maurice and Stella Klawans. Services at… Read More


On October 5, 2016, Elaine Barbara Kaufman (nee Goldberg); beloved wife of the late Joel Kaufman; loving mother of Richard Scherr (Alisa Bralove-Scherr); devoted sister of Louis Goldberg; beloved daughter of the late Samuel and Florence Goldberg. Funeral services and interment will be held at Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Berrymans Lane on Friday, October 7, at 1… Read More


On October 3, 2016, Haskell Feldman, beloved husband of Leslie Feldman (nee Kilchenstein); devoted father of Lauren Feldman Montillo and the late Lewis Feldman; dear brother of Stuart Feldman, Marlene I. Shapiro, Sheila Fox, Harriet Silver and Robin Leeder; cherished grandfather of Luciana Montillo; loving son of Mosita and the late Morton W. Feldman. Services… Read More


On October 4, 2016, Sophie Frank (nee Hurwitz), devoted wife of the late Jerome Frank; loving mother of Allan Frank, Arthur Frank and the late Robert Frank; dear sister of the late Zena Ginsberg, Louis Hurwitz and Morris Hurwitz; beloved sister-in-law of Anita Hurwitz; cherished grandmother of Adam (Chrissy) Frank and the late Evan Frank;… Read More