On September 9, 2016, Henry Wolpert; beloved husband of the late Eva Jeanette Wolpert (nee Katz); loving father of Judy Wolpert, Tammy Wolpert and Debra (Rabbi Jonathan) Green; devoted brother of Fred Wolpert and the late Morris Leon Wolpert; adoring grandfather of Andrew, Yonah, Leba, Malya, Adina and Yosef Meir; cherished son of the late… Read More


On September 9, 2016, Florette Lois Buchwalter (nee Cohen); beloved wife of Siegfried Buchwalter; devoted mother of Rochel (Benzion) Weissberger and Yehudah (Bracha) Buchwalter; loving sister of Rita (late Jerry) Goldstein; cherished daughter of the late Bertha and Herbert Cohen; adored grandmother of Cheyena Baila, Shimon, Moshe, Rivka, Shifra, Shmuel, Leah Rivka, Nechama Miriam, Elisheva,… Read More


On September 8, 2016, Phyllis M. Solomons (nee Shapiro); beloved wife of the late Robert Solomons; devoted mother of Gary Solomons and the late Ellen Denissen; dear mother-in-law of Lisa Solomons and Richard Denissen; cherished grandmother of Stewart Solomons, Katie Solomons and Brina (Andrew) Reckeweg; adored daughter of the late Eugene and Betty Shapiro. Funeral services… Read More


On September 11, 2016, Myer Rubinowitz; beloved husband of the late Tilly Rubinowitz (nee Aires); cherished father of Rose (Maurice) Oskowitz, Ailene (Michael) Sher and Pamela (Dr. Russell) Gelman; devoted brother of Gloria Berman and the late Sylvia Bain and Eve Rubinowitz; loving grandfather of Adina (Farryl) Roth, Talya (Steven) Sher, Cara (Kevin) Shenton, Rowan… Read More


On September 11, 2016, Jeanette E. Falk (nee Rothstein), devoted wife of the late Dr. Melvin D. Falk; loving mother Dr. Resa Falk (Dr. James W.) Johnson, Beth Linda Berman and Dr. Stewart J. (Ellen) Falk; beloved sister of the late Sylvia Greif, Rose Savadow and Jerry Rothstein; adored grandmother of Tara (Josh) Kornblum, David… Read More


On September 8, 2016, Samuel Rus, beloved husband of the late Bluma Rus (nee Guterman); devoted father of Leonard (Roz) Rus, Mayer Rus and Lisa (Richard) Gerber; loving grandfather of Barret Rus, Janna Rus and Jonah Gerber. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane on Sunday, September 11,… Read More


On September 8, 2016, Richard “Dick” Newman; beloved husband of Gayle Newman (nee Harad); devoted step-father of Cantor Stuart Binder, Heidi (Alan) Hoffman and Bryan (Dr. Susan) Binder; dear brother of the late Albert and Florence; loving son of the late David and Elizabeth Newman; adoring grandfather of Brandon, Andrew and Morgan Hoffman, Hannah, Lillie,… Read More


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