2.27.15 Issue

Ira Trachtenbarg passed away on Feb. 18 at age 86. Services were held Feb. 22 at Beth El Cemetery, 84th & L Streets.

He was preceded in death by Geraldine Trachtenbarg and four siblings; Bernard, Malcolm, Ruth and Mort.

He is survived by wife, Margaret; daughter and son-in-law, Arlene and Paul Cohen, and daughter, Sharron Tholt and Ken Runnion; grandchildren: Lisa and Shawn Hugg, Andrea and Chad Johnson, Eric and Meghan Goodman, and Michelle and Peter Schultz; great-grandchildren: Spencer, Peyton, Sylvia, Owen, Emily, Alex, Tate and Nash; and numerous dear friends.

Memorials may be made to the Nebraska Chapter of the the Alzheimer’s Association, or to the organization of your choice.